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Rhonda Fields

CBS4's Karen Leigh reports from Boulder during the September flooding. (credit: CBS)

Top 10 Colorado News Stories Of 2013

Take a look at the Top 10 news stories of 2013 in Colorado.

12/12/2013

An image from the rally on Saturday (credit: CBS)

Rally Held At State Capitol To Change Gun Laws Nationwide

Colorado recently passed controversial new gun control laws and now the state is being used as a model to change gun laws nationwide.

10/26/2013

State Senator Vicki Marble (R) Fort Collins (credit: vickimarble.com)

State Senator Apologizes For Controversial Comments Over Race

A Colorado lawmaker has apologized for comments that many people found offensive.

08/22/2013

Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan, left, and Gov. John Hickenlooper, right (credit: CBS)

A Year After Shootings, Aurora Looks For Healing

Parents, siblings and survivors of those slain in the Aurora movie shooting attended a morning ceremony of prayer, song and remembrance outside Aurora’s City Hall.

07/20/2013

A lot of signs could have possibly kept James Holmes from shooting 12 people and wounding 58. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Year After Colorado Theater Attack, Gun Debate Rages

The last time Colorado enacted gun control measures was in the wake of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting, and once the laws were on the books there was little acrimony.

07/17/2013

Franklin Sain in court on July 12, 2013 (credit: CBS)

Charges Dropped Against Franklin Sain

A Denver judge on Friday dismissed the criminal case against a man who had been accused of making racist threats against a state lawmaker who is a proponent of expanded gun control.

07/12/2013

State Rep. Rhonda Fields (credit: CBS)

Judge Needs More Time On Rep. Fields Restraining Order Decision

A judge needs more time to make a decision on whether to grant a permanent restraining order against a man accused of making racist threats against a state lawmaker.

06/15/2013

Franklin Sain in court on May 20 (credit: CBS)

Rep. Fields Asks For Restraining Order From Man Accused Of Threats

A man accused of threatening a Colorado lawmaker is fighting a request to keep him out of the state Capitol.

06/08/2013

Franklin Sain in court on May 20 (credit: CBS)

Man Accused Of Threatening Rep. Fields Pleads Not Guilty

A man accused of threatening a state lawmaker over her stance on gun control entered a not guilty plea on Monday.

05/20/2013

El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa stands with other Colorado sheriffs on May 17, 2013. (credit: CBS)

Colorado Sheriffs Suing Over Gun Control Measures

Most of Colorado’s elected sheriffs are trying to strike new gun restrictions with a federal lawsuit against the state that argues the laws violate the right to bear arms.

05/17/2013

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