Breaking News from Golden CO
Find the latest Golden CO News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
Aurora police say man found dead in his car was “involved in an incident” in Denver
A man found dead in his car by Aurora officers performing a welfare check on Friday was “involved in an incident” in Denver, according to the police department. As the incident appears to be connected to his death, Aurora police are turning the investigation over to the Denver Police Department.
Twenty years after school attack, Columbine remembers 13 lost
LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado community will mark the 20th anniversary of the attack on Columbine High School on Saturday with community service projects and a ceremony remembering the 13 people killed by teenage gunmen.
Crashed Paraglider Said To Be In ‘Good Spirits’
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– The paraglider who crashed on Lookout Mountain on Thursday afternoon is said to be in “good spirits.” Rescue crews rushed to help the man who crashed below the Colorado School of Mines “M” sign.
Columbine teacher can still hear the gunfire 20 years later
What many consider America's first mass school shooting took place in the community of Littleton, Colorado, 20 years ago today. Two Columbine High School seniors killed 12 fellow students and a teacher, possibly setting the stage for the school shootings that haunt us to this very day.
Paraglider Crashes On Lookout Mountain
GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4)– A paraglider was injured after crashing on Lookout Mountain on Thursday afternoon. The man was rushed to the hospital with multiple injuries. Golden Fire Rescue crews rushed to the scene about 1:17 p.m. Thursday where they found the man conscious and breathing but with multiple
This small community in incorporated Arapahoe County was named the best place to live in Colorado
ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colo. — Look, lots of websites put out lists all the time that rank places, but they’re often filled with some of the usual suspects: Lone Tree, Centennial, Superior, Littleton, Washington Park.
4/20 in Denver kicks off with FlyHi 4:20 festival in Civic Center Park
It’s April 20th, meaning thousands of people will be flocking to downtown Denver to celebrate marijuana, many to attend the annual festival in Civic Center Park. This year Euflora, the dispensary chain organizing the FlyHi 4:20 Festival, is calling it a “celebration of cannabis,” an ode to the trans
Undersheriff: Teen's death likely preceded Colorado manhunt
DENVER (AP) — A Colorado undersheriff who led the search for a Florida teenager whose actions prompted tightened security at Columbine High School ahead of the 20th anniversary of an attack there that killed 13 people said she likely killed herself before police launched a massive manhunt.
Sol Pais Was Likely Dead Long Before She Was Found
(Newser) – Sol Pais, the Florida 18-year-old who was reportedly obsessed with the Columbine school shooting and caused that school and many others to go on lockout last week when she flew to Colorado and bought a gun, was likely dead before the lockout even occurred, authorities say. Pais flew from
Susan Klebold Doesn’t Believe God Is Watching Over Her Family Anymore
In the days after Dylan Klebold along with Eric Harris shot and killed 12 students and one teacher and then himself at Columbine High School on April 20, 1999, his mother, Sue Klebold, remembered a kind of “religious warfare” in the community of Littleton, Colorado. The notion that she hadn’t raised
The 12 Best Recreational Dispensaries in Colorado
Five years into legal weed sales, Colorado counts more than 500 retail dispensaries selling marijuana grown by 700+ cultivators. The state has successfully implemented some of the most stringent safety and quality controls in the country -- but that doesn’t mean every joint, concentrate and edible i
Carmody Middle School placed on lockout while police investigate report of student with weapon
LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Carmody Middle School in Lakewood is on lockout while officers check on a report of a student with a weapon, according to John Romero with the Lakewood Police Department.
Denver airport's $14.5M taxpayer-funded sign busted after less than 2 years in use: reports
Denver International Airport built a wall of sorts -- a 1,000-foot-long collection of illuminated poles interrupted by large television screens for displaying ads -- but now the wall doesn't work right.
3 people shot at a Colorado barber shop
AURORA, Colo. (KKTV) - Multiple people were shot Friday in Colorado just outside Denver. The shooting happened in Aurora at 1450 S. Havana Street at about 5:15 p.m. When officers got on scene they found three men with gunshot wounds. All three were taken to the hospital, it isn't clear how severe th
Colorado Cherry Company Windsor location has grand opening this weekend
Greeley’s Lehnert family has opened three new stores in the past decade. But this one may be the cherry on the top. The Colorado Cherry Company opened its fourth location, in Windsor’s RainDance development, 2191 Covered Bridge Parkway, about two weeks ago.
All the Best 4/20 Day Deals on Pizza, Pot, Nachos, Lyft Rides, and More
Just like all the other fun fake holidays that fill the calendar, 4/20 Day has its share of special events, freebies, and deals — on pizza, burgers, and all sorts of other “edibles,” as well as things like Lyft rides and even national parks admission.
Motorcycle crash causes lanes closures in Colorado Springs
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Police are on scene of a motorcycle vs. vehicle crash. It happened Saturday morning at Academy and Austin Bluffs. Southbound lanes of Academy are closed while police investigate. Lanes are expected to stay closed for at least another hour. The motorcyclist was taken
Nuggets vs. Spurs: Three keys to Game 4
The glass. The San Antonio Spurs were just the 21st-best rebounding team in the NBA during the regular season, yet they’ve been dominant on the glass over the first three games and are plus-18 on the boards. In Game 3, the Spurs pounded the Nuggets 18-10 in second-chance points and hauled in 15 offe
Avalanche moving on in playoffs for 1st time since 2008
DENVER (AP) — The brief message on social media from Colorado defenseman Nikita Zadorov was rhetorical in nature: “How is your bracket ?”. Because obviously, it’s pretty messy.
20 years after Columbine, former Principal Frank DeAngelis is still learning how to move on
Arvada, Colorado (CNN) — Frank DeAngelis stood in his home office, his hair graying over his ears, and pointed to each frame on the wall, telling the story behind the mementos he's collected over the last two decades.