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Longmont police asking for substation at Cloverbasin Village apartment complex

Longmont police are asking city council to approve a licensing agreement for a substation in a crime-free housing development that has been hounded by methamphetamine contamination.


Longmont teacher arrested on suspicion of DUI

An Altona Middle School teacher was arrested late Thursday morning after Longmont police say she hit a vehicle and then left the scene. Jessica Brady, 32, faces charges of hit and run, careless driving and driving under the influence.


Anadarko buys Weld County land for $8.5M

JOHNSTOWN — Oil and gas operator Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: APC) recently purchased a roughly 157-acre parcel of agricultural land in Johnstown just east of U.S. Interstate 25 for $8.5 million, Weld County public records show.


Colorado woman's $8,000 tax bill leaves her in tears

Isadora Bielsky's tax bill this year brought her to tears. Last year, her family of four's refund topped $3,600. This year, the Colorado family owed in the thousands. "I plugged it all in and at first I thought oh my goodness we're getting $8,000 back and then I realized it was the wrong color … so


Missing Colorado Mom Was Blindfolded & Beaten with Bat by Fiancé, Police Say

Chilling new details have emerged in the case of missing Colorado mom Kelsey Berreth, who police now say was brutally murdered on Thanksgiving Day by her fiancé, Patrick Frazee.


Mom, son given life sentences for killing marijuana shop robbery witness

ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colo. — A mother and her son have been convicted of first-degree murder in the killing of a witness to a marijuana shop robbery in Denver in 2016. Terance Black and Tina Black were convicted of first-degree murder in the death of David Henderson last week after a joint trial that be


Home Security Video Shows Shanann Watts Shortly Before Her Death

FREDERICK, Colo. (CBS4) – Newly released home security video shows Shanann Watts returning home from a trip, just moments before she was murdered by her husband Chris in Frederick. The Vivint Home Security doorbell showed the pregnant mother carrying a suitcase, and her purse, as she approached the


Upset gun owners speak out against proposed ‘Red Flag’ law at Colorado Capitol

DENVER — Many gun owners in Colorado are upset about a proposed ‘Red Flag’ law, and on Thursday, they let lawmakers know it. “It is a violation of the Second Amendment,” said Lance Touvey, a gun owner from Longmont.


Lafayette's long-delayed City Center project to break ground in coming weeks, developers say

Builders behind the Lafayette City Center, a development poised to eventually install hundreds of homes around city hall and likely transform the southern aesthetic of the city's blossoming downtown corridor, will finally break ground on the project in the coming weeks, developers say.


Third skier in four days dies in Colorado avalanche

A backcountry skier was killed in an avalanche triggered Tuesday by snowboarders descending 2,000 feet above him near the Telluride Ski Resort, marking Colorado's third avalanche death in four days.


Dacono police: Teen at Burger King assaults employees, officers

Dacono police arrested a juvenile at 7 p.m. on Valentine's Day after he allegedly attacked employees at a Burger King, and then hit responding police officers. The 17-year-old, who is not being identified because he is a minor, faces two counts of second-degree assault on a peace officer, four count


One dead, suspect wounded in double shooting in Denver

DENVER — Police in Denver are investigating a double shooting Wednesday night that left one man dead and the male suspect wounded. The shooting occurred around 11:30 p.m. at an apartment complex in the 6900 block of East Evans Avenue.


Schools canceled across Southwest Colorado for major winter storm

Good morning, Southwest Colorado, and welcome to the 62nd day of winter. We’ll keep this story updated with cancellations, road conditions and weather forecasts. Here’s what you need to know as of 6:30 a.m.:


Medicine Man opens Longmont dispensary

LONGMONT — Medicine Man, a Denver-based chain of marijuana dispensaries, opened a location this week in Longmont. The Longmont store at 500 East Rogers Road is Medicine Man’s fourth. The company operates pot shops in Denver, Aurora and Thornton.


Body found in burning Longmont home identified

LONGMONT | Authorities have released the name of a person who was found dead in a burning home in Longmont. The Times-Call reports firefighters found 76-year-old Leoneda Pelzel’s body in the Longmont home Saturday. The cause and manner of death have not been released.


Mr. Bo Mangles Day Means Free Weekend at Colorado Gator Farm

There are only about 50 albino alligators in the entire world and Mr. Bo Mangles is just one of the albino gators at the farm. There are currently five of them at the Colorado Gator Farm.


New $3M Frederick-Firestone Fire Protection District station to soon serve growing Carbon Valley

A firefighter life-safety initiative was inscribed on the lumber within the new Frederick-Firestone Fire Protection District's new Station No. 4 before it was covered with drywall.


Republican Candidate at Center of Fraud Inquiry Calls for New Congressional Election in North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. — Mark Harris, the Republican candidate for Congress in North Carolina whose campaign funded an illegal voter-turnout operation, on Thursday called for a new election.


UCHealth launches senior programming in Longmont

LONGMONT — UCHealth will begin providing senior health and activity programming in Longmont through an expansion of the health system’s Aspen Club. The club, which is free to join and offers classes, social activities and discounts for members, will be housed in UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital at 750 E


Man killed in Commerce City; suspect in custody

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — A man was killed late Tuesday night and a suspect is in custody, the Commerce City Police Department said. Officers responded to a report of a death in the 7300 block of Krameria Street about 9:30 p.m. When officers arrived, they found a dead man.