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BOULDER, Colo | Mountain lion breaks into Colorado home, kills house cat

BOULDER, Colo. — A mountain lion that became trapped inside a Colorado home killed a house cat before police and wildlife officers were able to scare it out. Boulder police say the homeowner came back to the house late Thursday night and found the mountain lion inside. It appeared that it had pushed through a … Continue reading BOULDER, Colo | Mountain lion breaks into Colorado home, kills house cat

Colorado News: Governor Hickenlooper Announced Resignation of Colorado’s Executive Director of CDPHE, State’s Chief Medical Officer, Larry Wolk, MD

DENVER, CO — Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper yesterday announced that Larry Wolk, MD, the state’s chief medical officer and executive director of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), is resigning.  Wolk has accepted the role of chief medical officer with the Wonderful Company, based in Santa Monica, California. Wolk joined the Governor’s Cabinet … Continue reading Colorado News: Governor Hickenlooper Announced Resignation of Colorado’s Executive Director of CDPHE, State’s Chief Medical Officer, Larry Wolk, MD

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo | Colorado police officer critically wounded in shootout

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo— A police officer is hospitalized after being critically wounded in a shootout in Colorado. Colorado Springs police Chief Pete Carey says Officer Cem Duzel (Jem Duh-Zel) was among a group of officers who responded to a report of shots fired east of downtown about 2:45 a.m. Thursday. Carey says they found an … Continue reading COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo | Colorado police officer critically wounded in shootout

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado | Kochs won’t help top GOP Senate candidate in key state

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The conservative Koch brothers‘ network declared Monday that it will not help elect the Republican Senate candidate in North Dakota, turning its back on the GOP in a marquee election — at least for now — after determining that the Republican challenger is no better than the Democratic incumbent. The decision … Continue reading COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado | Kochs won’t help top GOP Senate candidate in key state

BASALT, Colorado | Neil Diamond thanks Colorado firefighters with performance

BASALT, Colo.  — Singer Neil Diamond gave an unexpected performance for firefighters battling a blaze near his Colorado home. The 77-year-old Rock and Roll Hall of Famer took to the stage Friday night to play “Sweet Caroline” for dozens of firefighters gathered at the command post for a fire burning near Basalt in central Colorado. … Continue reading BASALT, Colorado | Neil Diamond thanks Colorado firefighters with performance

ENGLEWOOD, Colorado | Broncos second-year coach Vance Joseph gets another shot

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.— No, Vance Joseph never felt as if he was drinking out of a firehose when the Denver Broncos stumbled through a 5-11 season in his first year as head coach last year. That’s how general manager John Elway has repeatedly described what it must have been like for a first-year head coach in … Continue reading ENGLEWOOD, Colorado | Broncos second-year coach Vance Joseph gets another shot

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado | ‘Koch brothers’ rebrand underway, still a conservative force

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The conservative Koch brothers are no more — even if they remain a political powerhouse. The Democrats’ super villains for much of the last decade have quietly launched a rebranding effort that may vanquish the “Koch brothers” moniker from American politics. The catalyst came earlier in the year when ailing billionaire … Continue reading COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado | ‘Koch brothers’ rebrand underway, still a conservative force

Colorado News: DENVER Man, Cameron Elvan Korth Sentenced After Lying About Writing Threatening Note On Board United Flight From San Diego To Denver

DENVER, Co – Cameron Elvan Korth, age 22, of Denver, was sentenced late last week by U.S. District Court Judge Raymond P. Moore to serve 18 months in federal prison followed by 4 months in a halfway house for lying to authorities about writing a threatening note aboard an aircraft bound for Denver, announced U.S. Attorney … Continue reading Colorado News: DENVER Man, Cameron Elvan Korth Sentenced After Lying About Writing Threatening Note On Board United Flight From San Diego To Denver