A plan in Brush is making waves to transform a former medium security prison into a facility for growing and selling pot.
The killer of Jessica Ridgeway has been moved to a prison in another state.
The family of a mentally ill Colorado prison inmate who died in restraints filed a lawsuit Thursday saying that guards ignored his medical needs as he suffered a series of seizures.
The weather conditions combined with the hard work of firefighters helped bring the Royal Gorge Fire to 40 percent containment.
All evacuations have been lifted in connection with the wildfire burning near Royal Gorge Park. The wildfire has destroyed much of the park and damaged the famous bridge.
A wildfire near Royal Gorge Park has destroyed much of the park and damaged the famous bridge.
The investigation into the slaying of Colorado prisons chief Tom Clements continues, and as investigators continue to pursue all angles they are looking at complaints made by suspect Evan Ebel while he was behind bars.
The suspect in the murder of a state prison guard is a convicted kidnapper and sex offender.
One staffer is dead and another was seriously injured after a disturbance at a Colorado prison Monday morning.
Convicted former Gov. Rod Blagojevich stepped off a plane in Colorado on Thursday and headed to a federal prison to begin a 14-year sentence for corruption, the latest chapter in the downfall of a charismatic politician that seemed more like a bizarre reality TV show than a legal battle.