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Flags lowered in honor of slain Colorado deputy

DENVER – The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Colorado sheriff’s deputy (all times local): 7:40 a.m. Colorado’s governor has ordered all flags on state buildings lowered in honor of a sheriff’s...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

DOJ: Bernalillo County must hand over immigration data

ALBUQUERQUE – The U.S. Justice Department is including New Mexico’s most populous county in an effort to pressure cities to cooperate with federal immigration authorities. Bernalillo County was one...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Rocky Mountain National Park nearly hits visitation record

FORT COLLINS– Rocky Mountain National Park almost set another visitation record in 2017. The Coloradoan reported Wednesday that the park’s visitation last year was less than 2 percent shy of the...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Colorado governor releases broad plan for electric vehicles

DENVER – Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has released a broad plan to further expand the state’s electric vehicle market. The Denver Post reports that Hickenlooper on Wednesday said he believes the...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Northern Colorado utility agrees to buy wind power

LOVELAND – A northern Colorado utility has agreed to buy 150 megawatts of electric capacity from an upcoming wind farm. Platte River Power Authority announced Tuesday that it signed an agreement...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Advocates working to end homelessness in Las Cruces, New Mexico

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) – In February of 2011, an arctic cold front covered Las Cruces in ice and snow. The low temperature of minus-5 on Feb. 3 was the fourth coldest on record. For those living on...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Police: Toddler shot by neighbor firing gun in apartment

COLORADO SPRINGS – Police in Colorado Springs say a toddler was shot by someone firing a gun in a neighboring apartment. Police say the 1-year-old girl was taken to the hospital after being shot in...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Ex-nurse sentenced for fondling sedated patient in Colorado

DENVER – A former emergency room nurse in Colorado has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to attempted unlawful sexual contact with a patient who had been heavily sedated....

DATE: Jan. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

New Mexico adopts national arts standards for K-12 education

SANTA FE – New Mexico’s top education official says the state plans to emphasize a need to teach and support the arts by adopting new statewide K-12 education standards on the arts. The Santa Fe...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Steamboat Springs hosts annual Weather Summit

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS – Meteorologists from across the country are flocking to a small Colorado city for a weeklong conference. The Steamboat Pilot & Today reports the Steamboat Ski Area is the site...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Colorado Springs settles $2.5M police discrimination lawsuit

COLORADO SPRINGS – The city of Colorado Springs has approved a $2.5 million settlement for 12 female police officers who say their careers were harmed by a physical aptitude test that discriminated...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Salt Lake City says budget works out to host Olympics again

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City would be able to host the Winter Olympics again without losing money thanks to existing venues and the expertise of a team that put on the 2002 Winter Olympics in...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World