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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

Sarah Ridgeway (credit: CBS)

Jessica Ridgeway’s Mother Joins App Team To Help Protect Children

The mother of a young girl who was abducted and murdered is trying to help other parents make sure they never experience what she had to go through.

10/11/2013

Austin Sigg (credit: Jefferson County Sheriff)

Austin Sigg Pleads Guilty To Jessica Ridgeway’s Murder

A Colorado teen has pleaded guilty to murder and kidnapping in the kidnap-slaying and dismemberment of a 10-year-old girl that panicked Denver-area residents last year.

10/01/2013

An artist's drawing of Austin Sigg in court March 12.  (credit: CBS)

Arraignment Delayed For Suspect In Killing Of Jessica Ridgeway

The arraignment of a Colorado teen charged in the grisly slaying and dismemberment of a 10-year-old girl was postponed after his lawyers said they still have massive amounts of evidence to study.

03/12/2013

Austin Sigg (credit: Jefferson County Sheriff)

Sigg To Enter Plea In Ridgeway Murder Case

The teen accused of kidnapping, killing and dismembering a 10-year-old Colorado girl is expected to plead guilty Tuesday to the horrific crime because he told police he knew what he did was wrong and he wanted to give his victim’s family some level of comfort.

03/12/2013

Sarah Ridgeway lights a candle on Sunday. (credit: Joshua Close)

Jessica Ridgeway Remembered In Menorah Lighting Ceremony

Since October, a park in Westminster has been a place for greiving and healing for those affected by the Jessica Ridgeway murder.

12/10/2012

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Petition Drive To Eliminate School Bus Fees Has Ridgeway Link

A petition drive has begun to eliminate school bus fees in Jefferson County. The drive was initiated, in part, by what happened to Jessica Ridgeway.

11/08/2012

Authorities investigate the discovery of a body in Arvada on Oct. 10, 2012. (credit: CBS)

Police Find Body In Arvada, Won’t Say If It’s Jessica Ridgeway

Westminster police on Wednesday evening announced a body has been found in an open space area in Arvada, but they wouldn’t say if it was Jessica Ridgeway’s body.

10/10/2012

Jessica Ridgeway (credit: Westminster Police)

Police: Parents Not Involved In Jessica’s Disappearance

Police in Westminster investigating the disappearance of Jessica Ridgeway said Wednesday afternoon that they believe her parents are not involved.

10/10/2012

Jefferson County Schools Superintendent Cindy Stevenson talks with CBS4's Jennifer Brice (credit: CBS)

Schools Review Procedures After Jessica Ridgeway Case

Jessica Ridgeway’s disappearance had CBS4 wondering about school procedures when children don’t show up for class and found one school is already making changes because of the case.

10/09/2012

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