Here’s why a local ski resort isn’t in the works

FORT COLLINS – Skiing isn’t convenient when you live in Northern Colorado. Cameron Pass is 70 miles up Colorado Highway 14 and offers cross-country skiing. Rocky Mountain National Park used to...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Albuquerque detective shot

ALBUQUERQUE – An undercover detective was critically injured Friday after being shot by a fellow officer while conducting a narcotics operation near a busy intersection on the city’s southeast...

DATE: Jan. 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

GOP targets gun-control bills

DENVER – Republicans are moving fast to repeal gun-control legislation Colorado Democrats passed two years ago in response to mass shootings. The GOP hopes it will have the momentum necessary to...

DATE: Jan. 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Fort Carson soldiers in quarantine for 3 weeks

COLORADO SPRINGS – More than 100 Fort Carson soldiers are taking online classes while they wait out a three-week quarantine that welcomed them back from Liberia, where they spent seven weeks...

DATE: Jan. 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

GOP seeks to roll back renewable-energy mandate

DENVER – Colorado Republicans want to roll back the state’s renewable-energy mandates, and with greater numbers in the state Legislature this year – along with falling energy prices – party leaders...

DATE: Jan. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Hickenlooper seeks help for long-term jobless

DENVER – Gov. John Hickenlooper’s administration wants to help people who have been unemployed at least 26 weeks find jobs with a $3 million initiative aimed at connecting them with interested...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Aurora shooting defense seeks another trial delay

CENTENNIAL – Defense attorneys in the Aurora theater shooting case are again asking a judge to delay the trial, less than two weeks before jury selection is set to begin. James Holmes’ lawyers said...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Teen arrested in 2 attempted sex assaults at ski area

SALIDA, Colo. (AP) – Investigators believe a 15-year-old boy from suburban Colorado Springs is responsible for two attempted sex assaults at the Monarch Mountain ski area. The boy was arrested...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

N.M. Veterans director aims to rebuild trust

ALBUQUERQUE – The new director of the Veterans Affairs’ health care system in New Mexico embarked on a tour of the state Tuesday, starting with town halls in Artesia and Alamogordo. Andrew Welch...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

State takes new pot-education path

DENVER – Colorado is taking a novel approach to marijuana education – not telling people to avoid the drug, just to use it safely. State health officials announced a new $5.7 million campaign...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

N.M. regulators hear testimony

SANTA FE – New Mexico regulators began taking testimony Monday on a plan that calls for shutting down part of an aging coal-fired power plant that provides electricity to more than 2 million people...

DATE: Jan. 4, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Ruling limits ID law’s use in raids

PHOENIX – A judge has barred Maricopa County officials from enforcing two Arizona identity-theft laws that have been used to convict hundreds of immigrant workers. The decision Monday by U.S....

DATE: Jan. 4, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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