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Indiana men banned from hunting after killing Colorado bear

ASPEN – Two Indiana hunting instructors have been banned from hunting and possessing guns for two years after they were convicted of illegally killing a bear in western Colorado. The Aspen Times...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

New Mexico police tighten security after school shooting threat

RIO RANCHO N.M. – Police are increasing their presence at a high school outside Albuquerque after a shooting threat was made against the school. Rio Rancho police say they are investigating after...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

‘Idaho stop’ bill for bicycles wins Colorado Senate approval, on to House

A multi-year effort to get Colorado to adopt what’s known as the “Idaho stop” – or the rolling stop for cyclists – won final approval in the state Senate Wednesday, with help from Sen. Don Coram of...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | UPDATED: 22 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

3 more Colorado students arrested for alleged threats

DENVER – Three more students are accused of making threats against Colorado schools. The Jefferson County School District in suburban Denver said Wednesday that a student accused of making a threat...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado congressman Mike Coffman booed as people demand action on guns

GREENWOOD VILLAGE – Grumbling and jeers met the request for a moment of silence for the 17 people killed last week in the Florida school shooting. “Let’s do something for them!” one man yelled at...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado congressman booed as people demand action on guns

GREENWOOD VILLAGE – Grumbling and jeers met the request for a moment of silence for the 17 people killed last week in the Florida school shooting. “Let’s do something for them!” one man yelled at...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado’s top oil, gas regulator becoming energy consultant

DENVER – Colorado’s top oil and gas regulator is stepping down to take a job with an energy consulting company, the state announced Tuesday. Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Director Matt Lepore...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Drones could get another lift from Colorado lawmakers

Wildfire footage captured from drones can be breathtaking, but getting that footage can often hinder firefighters in their rescue efforts. Currently emergency responders can only ask the public to...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Aztec school shooter had swastika marking on his leg

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – A gunman in a deadly New Mexico school shooting had no drugs or alcohol in his system the day of the December rampage and an autopsy revealed a self-inflicted gunshot wound to...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | UPDATED: 17 hours 29 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

New Mexico governor’s tense tenure with lawmakers nears end

SANTA FE – The rocky relationship between New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez and state lawmakers is coming to a close as the Republican governor prepares to leave office and both sides ponder what...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Melee breaks out at wrestling tournaments in Rio Rancho

ALBUQUERQUE – A melee broke out among fans at the state high school wrestling tournaments in Rio Rancho. The Albuquerque Journal reports two women at the center of a heated dispute disagreed on who...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

‘Strong Sisters’ documentary about women in Colorado politics available for free download

In celebration of Women’s History Month in March, the acclaimed documentary “Strong Sisters,” which tells the story of elected women in Colorado, is available to download for free through the end...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News