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  • Avalanche

    Man killed in avalanche on Cottonwood Pass

    CHAFFEE COUNTY, Colo. — A man died in an avalanche Friday near the summit of Cottonwood Pass. Search and rescue personnel found the man buried with his snow bike in the area of Lost Lake, not far from Buena Vista. Witnesses on snowmobiles heard what they thought was an avalanche Friday around midday. They went into the area and saw a large avalanche and noticed some tracks going into the slide area. They performed a quick search but didn’t see […]

  • Broncos owner Pat Bowlen

    Broncos owner Pat Bowlen spent time in the hospital in December

    DENVER — Broncos team owner Pat Bowlen spent some time in the hospital recently. A team spokesman said Bowlen is back home now resting comfortably and doing better after dealing with a personal medical issue before the team began its playoff run. The Denver Post reported Friday that Bowlen was treated for a blood clot in December. Pat Bowlen relinquished control of the day-to-day operations of the team in 2014 because of his health. This most recent news just gives […]

  • Watch the Super Bowl

    Hot spots to watch the game in Denver on Super Bowl Sunday

    DENVER — If you haven’t made your Super Bowl Sunday plans yet, don’t worry. There are some unique spots in Denver to cheer on the Broncos. Tavern Downtown has been rated as the No. 1 place in Colorado to watch the Broncos. It has more than 80 TVs, one of the biggest rooftops in Denver and plenty of beer to go around. It will have the game on a projection screen, and have prizes and drink specials during the game. […]

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    Families of missing persons gather at State Capitol for support and help

    DENVER — They are the faces that perhaps the headlines have forgotten. Dozens of families with loved ones still missing gathering at Colorado’s State Capitol for the first ever Missing Persons Day. Joint Resolutions were passed in both the House and Senate and the names of the 300 missing persons in Colorado were read. Around Noon 300 yellow balloons were released on the east steps of the Capitol. “Missing Person’s Day is something this state should be reminded of each […]

  • Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has won the 2016 Iowa Republican caucuses, according to a CNN projection, a huge victory for him and a bitter defeat for Donald Trump in the country's first presidential contest.

    Iowa caucuses: Cruz wins tight GOP race, Clinton and Sanders tied; See results here

    DES MOINES — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has won the Iowa Republican caucuses, according to a CNN projection, a huge victory for him and a bitter defeat for Donald Trump in the country’s first presidential contest. The victory for Cruz is the first time that the conventional laws of politics have applied to Trump, a billionaire businessman who has built his campaign around the perception that he’s a winner who can bring his unique skills to the White House. But […]

  • Denver Broncos Rally, Jan. 22, 2016

    Denver holding Broncos Country fan rally Sunday

    DENVER — The city of Denver will hold a Broncos Country fan rally Sunday. Mayor Michael Hancock is inviting the community to come celebrate the Broncos’ participation in Super Bowl 50. He wants everyone to join him and guests at Civic Center Park downtown for music and fun from 1 – 2:30 p.m. Sunday. The celebration will happen snow or shine.

  • David Ernest Mascarenas

    Second suspect identified in deadly Craigslist robbery

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — Law enforcement is looking for David Ernest Mascarenas. He has an active warrant for first degree burglary, aggravated robbery and identity theft. Mascarenas, 54, is wanted in connection with the so-called Craigslist robbery that happened in the 5400 block of South Taft Court Sunday morning. A homeowner fatally shot one man who attempted to rob him during a Craigslist sale gone wrong. Investigators said Wednesday Mascarenas was the second suspect who was with the suspect who […]

  • Off-duty Jefferson County sheriff's deputy shot in southeast Aurora

    Jefferson County deputy shot several times in Aurora upgraded to stable condition

    AURORA, Colo. — An off-duty Jefferson County sheriff’s deputy was shot several times in southeast Aurora late Tuesday night. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition with life-threatening injuries, the Aurora Police Department said. On Wednesday morning, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said the unidentified deputy was upgraded to stable condition and that his prognosis for recovery is good. UPDATE: We are pleased to report that our deputy who was shot last night in Aurora is now in […]

  • Ice rescue in Parker. Photo: Parker Police Department

    Second teenager who fell through ice on pond in Parker dies

    PARKER, Colo. — Max Gantnier, one of three teenagers who fell through an icy pond in Parker on Jan. 14, died Monday afternoon, the Parker Police Department said. The Legend High School student had been at Children’s Hospital for the past 11 days. Gantnier and two of his friends fell through the ice. Patric Lantz, 16, died at a hospital shortly after rescuers pulled him out of the water of the pond in the Hidden River neighborhood near Meadowood Lane […]

  • The White House in the blizzard.

    Blizzard hits Washington, D.C., Mid-Atlantic

    WASHINGTON — The nation’s capital and Baltimore are taking a direct hit from a monster snowstorm that has up to 85 million East Coast residents in its path. Here are the latest developments Friday night: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie asked that those motorists who go out against advice not interfere with snowplows and salt trucks. The real teeth” of the storm will be after midnight through Saturday afternoon, the National Weather Service tweeted. “Heavy snow, increasing winds, lightning threat.” […]