Latest Colorado News Stories

'I Think It's Inevitable': Dr. Michael Ketterer Weighs In On Rocky Flats Soil SampleWhen the announcement came that soil testing near the Rocky Flats former nuclear production facility yielded a higher than normal result for plutonium, Dr. Michael Ketterer wasn’t surprised.
Grandfather's Ashes Stolen From Colorado Springs Family's Storage UnitA Colorado Springs woman is heartbroken after everything in her storage unit was stolen.
Secretary Of State Approves Recall Petition For Leroy GarciaAn effort is underway to recall another Democratic lawmaker in Colorado.
WATCH: Dozens Of People Try To Catch Flying Air MattressesA cellphone video taken over the weekend captured dozens of air mattresses blowing through the air, some landing in a nearby pool in the Stapleton neighborhood.
In Memory Of Robbie Eckert, Teens Create Mental Health Handbook For ParentsA new handbook, made by teens, promises to help adults better navigate conversations around mental health.
Broomfield Police Release Photos Of Suspect Vehicle In Attempted Abduction MondayBroomfield Police released photos of a suspect vehicle following an attempted abduction Monday afternoon.
Colorado Department Of Public Health Analyzing Rocky Flats Soil SampleAn elevated level of plutonium was recorded near the eastern edge of Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge.
Two Critically Hurt In Shooting Monday Night In DenverDenver Police are investigating a shooting that left two people in critical condition Monday night.
CPW Officials Warn Of Bear Activity After Third Attack Reported In AspenColorado Parks and Wildlife officials say a third bear attack this year in Aspen highlights serious concerns about bears roaming through populated areas. 
New Sopris Splash Zone Honors Memory Of Capt. Richard SoprisOn a toasty Monday the screams and laughter can be heard over the roaring whitewater at Colorado’s newest water attraction.
Metro Urgent Care Clinics Close Leaving Employees High & DryEmployees for Metro Urgent Care clinics across the state say they are owed lost wages and benefits.
Denver Weather: Record Breaking Heat
Michael Longfellow Identified As Suspect In False Car Bomb ReportJefferson County Sheriff's officials identified the man they say made a false report about a bomb inside his vehicle.
Woman Arrested In Lakewood Burglary Identified As Police Search For Second SuspectPolice continue to search for a man wanted in connection with a burglary Saturday in Lakewood who is considered armed and dangerous.
Breast Cancer Survivor & Hairdresser Now Offers Free Services To Other PatientsA Denver hairdresser offers her services to breast cancer patients at Denver Health for free.
Denver Teachers Find Ways To Cool Classrooms In Record-Breaking HeatHot weather is contributing to the early dismissal of a school in northeast Denver on the first day of classes.
Vail Police Seek Public's Help After Woman Found Critically HurtVail Police are asking for the public's help after a woman was found with critical injuries early Sunday morning.
Businesses Forced To Close As Lift Remains In Parking GarageThree days later, the efforts continue to remove a lift that fell through a Cherry Creek parking structure.
Lot For Proposed 81-Story Building In Denver Gets New DeveloperPlans to build the tallest building in Colorado at 650 17th Street might be changing.
Breckenridge Considered Third Most Expensive Small Town To Live InBreckenridge is recognized as the third most expensive town for housing in America.
Stapleton Residents Vote To Keep Name Of Their NeighborhoodPeople in the Stapleton neighborhood voted against renaming the community on Monday.
Second Victim Dies After Two Separate Stabbings In LakewoodA second person has died after two stabbings at Belmar Park early Thursday morning. 
Bear Euthanized After Breaking Into Boulder County CabinOfficials with Colorado Parks and Wildlife euthanized a bear that broke into a remote Boulder County cabin Saturday morning.
Still In: Michael Bennet Pursuing The Presidency As The Anti-Donald TrumpWith the energy in the Democratic Party radiating from the left and the president so often shouting from the right, Michael Bennet's journey has been a lonely road.
Denver Weather: Hottest Temperature For This Day Recorded At Denver International AirportTemperatures will soar into the upper 90s along the Front Range Monday afternoon. Some neighborhoods could reach 100 degrees and record highs could be broken.
Denver Police Warn Drivers About School Zones On First Day Of ClassesMore than 92,000 students in Denver are back in class for their first day.
Homeless Count Gets Going In Jefferson CountyPeople in Jefferson County and within the city of Arvada will be surveying the streets to count the number of people experiencing homelessness.
Vets Call Colorado Dog's Rattlesnake Bites 'Worst We've Ever Seen'A woman from Lakewood says her dog has a long road to recovery after being bitten by a rattlesnake on a hiking trail last week.
VIDEO: Windstorm Blows Dozens Of Air Mattresses Across Denver ParkVideo captured over the weekend in Denver's Stapleton neighborhood shows a rather bizarre sight -- dozens of air mattresses getting blown across a park together.
Teacher Gets Overwhelming Response After Posting On Nextdoor About Needed SuppliesTo make sure a local teacher was back-to-school ready, an online community helped her out before the first day of school.