South Platte River

Brighton Police (credit: CBS)

Brighton Police Search For Hit & Run Suspects Who Were In A Stolen Truck

Police in Brighton are searching for one or possibly two suspects spotted driving a stolen truck.

03/23/2015

Maybelle Collins (credit: Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, Nebraska)

Woman Takes Nebraska Plea Deal In Slaying Of Colorado Man

A 32-year-old woman has taken a plea deal in a case connected to the slaying of a Colorado man in western Nebraska.

03/18/2015

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Colorado Snowpack Takes A Slight Dip After January Thaw

All 8 major river basins dropped 2 to 7 percent due to the very warm temperatures over the past week.

01/29/2015

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Colorado Snowpack Struggling In Some River Basins

The latest numbers for statewide snowpack show parts of Colorado are running behind where they should be for this time of year.

01/23/2015

Randy Nevsimal  (credit: Lincoln County (Neb.) Sheriff's Department)

Suspect Pleads Not Guilty To Nebraska Slaying Of Colorado Man

One of three people suspected in the slaying of a Colorado man has pleaded not guilty in a western Nebraska courtroom.

11/18/2014

An SUV crashed into the S. Platte River on Wednesday morning (credit: CBS)

Driver Dies After Crashing Into Platte River

A driver died after crashing into the South Platte River during the snowy and icy morning commute on Wednesday.

11/12/2014

Heavy equipment being used to start clearing Highway 34 (credit: CBS)

Work On New Bridge Starts On U.S. 34 Near Greeley

Construction is starting on a permanent road and bridge along a stretch of U.S. 34 east of Greeley washed out by last year’s flooding.

10/10/2014

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Forecasting Lessons Learned After Colorado’s Devastating 2013 Flood

After a devastating weather event like the September 2013 flash flood, a lot of time is spent evaluating the performance of agencies directly involved with getting information to the public, such as the National Weather Service.

09/12/2014

An irrigation canal in Weld County (credit: CBS)

Weld County Farmers Recovering From Floods Making Good Progress

There’s been some relief for Weld County farmers still suffering from the effects of last fall’s flooding.

09/10/2014

The scene on Saturday (credit: CBS)

Missing 3-Year-Old Dies After Being Found In Platte River

A 3-year-old boy who was pulled out of the South Platte River Saturday afternoon has died.

08/16/2014

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