Officials in El Paso and Pueblo counties said they will ask Gov. John Hickenlooper for a disaster declaration after rain and flooding pounded the region over the past three weeks.
The fire at American Iron and Metal in eastern Pueblo County was reported at 3 a.m. Sunday and was put out by firefighters by 8 p.m.
Fire crews are again working to put out hot spots at wildlife near the town of Fowler after high winds reignited the blaze late Thursday.
Colorado already is being sued by two neighboring states for legalizing marijuana. Now, the state faces an additional federal lawsuit from its own citizens.
Pueblo County officials finally certified November’s election after a month of resistance from conservative members of a citizen election board.
Colorado Springs voters have rejected a proposal to control stormwater that sometimes spills into neighboring Pueblo County.
A 38-year-old woman is facing new charges after she was accused of having drugs in jail and tried to bribe deputies to dispose of it.
Three people from Texas are accused of stealing pot in two separate robberies of Colorado medical marijuana dispensaries.
Boulder County must stop issuing marriage licenses to gay couples while the Colorado Supreme Court considers an appeal from the state’s attorney general, justices said in a ruling Tuesday.
The Colorado Court of Appeals has denied state Attorney General John Suthers’ request to stop Boulder’s clerk from issuing same-sex marriage licenses.