Weld County

An image from Tuesday's train derailment (credit: CBS)

No Foul Play Suspected After Second Train Derails In Weld County

Another train derailment occurred in Weld County Monday around 8:50 p.m. It was the second derailment Weld County has seen since Sunday.

03/24/2015

Nicholas Frederick and Jesus Rodela (credit: Weld County Sheriff's Department)

Deputies Nab 2 Accused In $30,000 Jewelry Heist In Weld County

Weld County deputies have arrested two suspects accused of stealing $30,000 worth of jewelry from a home in Mead.

03/14/2015

Pawnee National Grassland (credit: U.S. Forest Service)

Firefighters Complete Prescribed Burn On Pawnee Grassland

The U.S. Forest Service has completed a prescribed burn on less than one square mile of the Pawnee National Grassland in Weld County.

03/12/2015

(credit: U.S. Forest Service)

Firefighters Start Prescribed Burn On Pawnee Grassland

The U.S. Forest Service is conducting a prescribed burn on less than one square mile of the Pawnee National Grassland in Weld County.

03/12/2015

Sen. John Cooke at Monday's hearing (credit: CBS)

Crowds Dwindle, But GOP Stays Course On Ammo Magazine Limits

Colorado Republicans advanced one of their last efforts to repeal recent gun control laws Monday, approving a bill to undo a 15-round limit on ammunition magazines even though it faces certain death in the Democrat-controlled House.

03/09/2015

Sen. John Cooke at Monday's hearing (credit: CBS)

Gun Proponents Use CBS4 Investigation While Trying To Repeal Ammo Limits

Gun proponents are attempting to repeal Colorado’s 15-round ammunition limit and they’re pointing to a CBS4 investigation to prove a point.

03/09/2015

Rigoberto Macias-Marquez (Weld County Sheriff's Office)

Police Say Driver In Fatal Weld County Crash With 5 Priors Was Drunk

Investigators say a man suspected of causing a fatal crash near Greeley that claimed four lives had a blood alcohol content of more than two times the legal limit.

03/04/2015

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Test Aims To Boost Farm Efficiency, Free Up Water For Cities

A Colorado water broker and a university researcher are testing underground crop irrigation, hoping it can make farms more efficient and reduce competition between cities and agriculture for the state’s scarce water.

03/04/2015

Copter4 flew over the plane crash south of Kersey. (credit: CBS)

Victims In Small Plane Crash Identified

The two people killed in a deadly plane crash in rural Weld County on Wednesday have been identified.

02/12/2015

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Weld County Land Owner In Disbelief After Fatal Plane Crash

The Weld County couple who owns the field where an experimental plane crashed on Wednesday said they were shocked when the plane went down.

02/12/2015

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