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Colorado deputy injured in shooting released from ICU

BOULDER – A Colorado deputy who was injured in a New Year’s Eve shooting that left a fellow deputy dead has been released from an intensive care unit. Boulder County Sheriff’s Office Cmdr. Mike...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

U.S. says snow-loving lynx no longer need special protection

BILLINGS, Mont. – Wildlife officials in the United States declared Canada lynx recovered on Thursday and said the snow-loving wild cats no longer need special protections following steps to...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Colorado DUI patrols turn out 10,000 arrests in 2017

FORT COLLINS – Colorado officials say the state’s campaign to curb impaired driving turned out more than 10,000 arrests in 2017. The Coloradoan reported Wednesday that the arrests were made during...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Gov. Martinez wants broader legal immunity for police

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Gov. Susana Martinez’s proposal to grant broader immunity to police in use-of-force lawsuits is being met with criticism from attorneys and others on both sides of the debate....

DATE: Jan. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

No progress in meeting on pot between Gardner, Sessions

DENVER – There’s no progress reported in talks between Colorado’s Republican senator and the Republican Attorney General over marijuana policy. Sen. Cory Gardner met with Attorney General Jeff...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Epic dry spell ends in Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE – The streak is over and New Mexico residents are rejoicing. Rain fell over the state’s largest metropolitan area Wednesday, ending one of the longest dry spells in recorded history....

DATE: Jan. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Sheriff: Colorado gunman monitored deputies before shooting

HIGHLANDS RANCH – A sheriff says the gunman who killed a suburban Denver deputy and wounded four other officers used video surveillance equipment in and outside his apartment to monitor authorities...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Runner-up in northern Colorado council race to take office

GREELEY – The runner up in a Colorado city council race will take office after the winner was forced out because of a felony conviction. The Greeley City Council voted Tuesday to appoint Stacy...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Colorado education board member Pan Mazanec resigns

DENVER – Republican Pam Mazanec has announced she’s resigning her seat on the Colorado Board of Education. The Denver Post reported Tuesday that Mazanec is a staunch supporter of parental rights...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Colorado state lawmakers open new session at Capitol

DENVER – Colorado House Speaker Crisanta Duran and Senate President Kevin Grantham have gaveled in the 2018 legislative session. Lawmakers confront the tasks of roads and schools funding and...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Officials consider plan for public toilet in Santa Fe

SANTA FE – City officials are considering installing a public toilet in downtown Santa Fe – an area that officials say lacks public restrooms, leaving local businesses to cater to tourists’ going...

DATE: Jan. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Tiny home village relocates in Denver’s arts district

DENVER – A tiny home village in Denver’s RiNo Arts district has moved about 200 feet from its original location. KMGH-TV reported Saturday that the Beloved Community Village had to move because of...

DATE: Jan. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World