Former El Paso County Sheriff Turns Himself InThe former El Paso County Sheriff has turned himself in to authorities and bonded out. Terry Maketa has been indicted by Arapahoe County on charges that include kidnapping and extortion.
Man Guilty Of Killing Neighbor's Dog Because It Came Onto His PropertyA man accused of shooting and killing his neighbor's dog has been found guilty by a jury in Gilpin County.
Central City Seeks New Role For Belvidere TheatreThe theater, which predates the famed Central City Opera House, could serve as community events center for Gilpin County.
Some Central City Residents Outraged About Plan To Possibly Disband Police ForceOne of Colorado's longest serving police departments could disband, a move city leaders call a cost-saving measure, but some residents say they are outraged over the proposed plan.
Massachusetts Man Accused Of Trying To Meet Underage Girl For Sex In Gilpin CountyA Massachusetts man has been arrested after he allegedly attempted to meet someone he believed to be an underage female teen for the purpose of sexual contact.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Sign Letter To White House Opposing Guantanamo Detainees PlanAs President Barack Obama considers what to do about fulfilling his campaign pledge to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and possibly bring the prisoners to Colorado, 40 sheriffs from Colorado have voiced their opposition in a letter to the White House.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Oppose Guantanamo Detainee PlansFifty sheriffs across Colorado have written to the White House to oppose any plan to move Guantanamo detainees to the state.
This Month May Be Among Top 5 Driest Septembers On RecordSeptember may wind up in the top five driest on record in Colorado and also has a good shot at being the warmest on record. This is really doing a number on the fire danger across the state.
Fire Bans Being Issued As Colorado Dries OutAn abnormally dry and warm weather pattern that has dominated for the past few weeks is expected to last several more days and that has fire managers concerned.
Study: Denver Ranks 6th Fittest Metro Area In U.S.People who live in the Denver metro area have a greater walking access to parks than much of the nation. That helped make it the sixth fitted metro area in the U.S. according to one study.
Plan For Expansion Of Eldora Ski Area Gets Initial ApprovalThe U.S. Forest Service is giving tentative approval to a plan to expand Eldora Mountain Resort.
Storm Drops Nearly 1.5 Feet Of Snow On Parts Of ColoradoA Presidents Day storm dropped more than a foot of snow on parts of the Colorado mountains Monday and left some roads in Denver and Colorado Springs glazed with ice for the morning commute.
Man Missing In Gilpin CountySearch crews are looking for a man believed to be missing in Gilpin County.
State's First Human Trafficking Prevention Unit Gets To WorkA first-of-its kind human trafficking unit, based in the Jefferson and Gilpin County District Attorney's office, debuts in Colorado with a new pro-active approach.
Hurricane-Force Winds Warm Denver Nearly 60 Degrees In 12 HoursWinds from a strong jet stream roaring over Colorado mixed down into the foothills west of Denver on Monday and brought a much anticipated warm up.