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One-woman catering company in Greeley offers all sorts of cuisine

In her first job as a server in a restaurant, Abby Workman fell in love with getting to talk with all kinds of people. That job led her to explore other positions in the industry, later studying all kinds of cuisine at Art Institutes International in Kansas City. With her Greeley-based custom cateri


Celebration of life held for Loveland man who died following road rage incident

LOVELAND, Colo. -- Saturday morning, friends and family gathered at Foundations Church in Loveland to say goodbye to a big man, known for his big heart. Officials are now calling 43-year-old Jason Wheeler's death a homicide. The Larimer County Coroner says the cause of death was asphyxiation.


Owners say Greeley Mall a unique success story as other malls are torn down

In the world of brick-and-mortar shopping malls, there are two stories that explain recent trends, said Steven Maksin, founder and CEO of Moonbeam Capital Investments. On the one hand, there’s what he called “the Burlington Mall story.” It’s the one you’ve likely heard about with buzz about the “ret


Greeley Central’s Alirez, Windsor moving on in state wrestling regional tournaments

Greeley Central senior Andrew Alirez and 10 Windsor wrestlers were among the Greeley-area athletes to advance to the semifinals at state Class 4A regional tournaments on Friday.


Human bones found at Colorado construction site may be 1,000 years old

Colorado construction workers have made a surprising discovery, unearthing human bones of a Native American man that could date back a millennium. The workers discovered the remains Wednesday during an excavation in Aurora, the city's police department said.


Tribune Opinion: Greeley-Evans School District 6 takes positive steps on bussing promise

The Greeley-Evans School District 6 has faced an uphill battle meeting a campaign promise – restore busing routes that had been previously cut. The district, however, is still far from being clear of its transportation woes, and that's mainly due to an apparent lack of interest in driving a school b


Colorado Gov. Jared Polis visits Greeley school, talks full-day kindergarten

Friday morning, Colorado Gov. Jared Polis walked through Jackson Elementary School, pausing occasionally to chat with students and administrators, and taking a moment to read a book to a room full of kindergarteners.


Northern Colorado Payless ShoeSource to Close

Every single Payless ShoeSource store will be closing soon. That also includes all four locations in Northern Colorado. The four locations in Northern Colorado include the Fort Collins location, Loveland location and the two Greeley locations. In total, 2,100 stores in the United States will be clos


Document details Corrasco's arrest in Colorado

The arrest affidavit from the Aurora Police Department outlines the events leading to the arrest of a suspect in a Hays rape, including what authorities say was an attempted kidnapping.


Former Greeley chief Jerry Garner named Corinth, Texas, top cop

Jerry Garner is coming out of retirement. The 71-year-old former Greeley police chief lasted exactly 257 days before returning to the law enforcement profession in his home state of Texas. On Wednesday, the city of Corinth, a suburb of Dallas-Fort Worth, announced it hired Garner to serve as the nex


Two vehicles in separate incidents roll into Colorado River due to black ice

MOAB, Utah (ABC4 News) - Two vehicles ended up in the Colorado River after hitting black ice near Moab on Friday morning. According to the Utah Highway Patrol Southeast Region Twitter, troopers were dispatched to two vehicles that had rolled into the river during "Slick black Ice conditions". Snow a


Evans man acquitted in May of second-degree murder victim of possible gang-related shooting

An Evans man acquitted in May of second-degree murder was shot in the face during a possible gang-related shooting in Greeley. Greeley police responded to the reported shooting about 1:12 a.m. Thursday at 3135 20th Avenue Court. When police arrived on scene, they found Lee Arthur Scott III, 27, of E


Greeley man shoots himself, his dog at Days Inn Wednesday night

A man shot himself in the leg in a hotel bathroom in Greeley Wednesday night, and, in the process, also shot his dog, officials say. About 10:20 p.m., Frank Montano, 48,of Greeley, accidentally shot himself in the right leg while handling a firearm at Days Inn, 5630 10th St., said Rebecca Ries, spok


Police pursuing armed robber who shot someone at a gas station in northeast Colorado Springs

Police are searching for an armed thief that reportedly shot someone early Saturday at a gas station in northeast Colorado Springs. The robbery occurred in the 5700 block of North Carefree Circle. Police would not disclose where the incident happened, but KOAA reports it was at the Diamond Shamrock


Former slave Barney Ford became a Colorado millionaire

In 1860, Barney Ford was among the first prospectors to arrive at the gold fields above Breckenridge. Only a year had passed since gold was discovered in the area. Ford and four companions headed up French Gulch, panning the stream as they went. When they saw gold in their pans, they stopped, and Fo


Man shot in the head during an argument east of downtown Colorado Springs

A man was shot in the head during an argument with another man Saturday afternoon east of downtown Colorado Springs, police said. The shooting was reported just before 12:30 p.m. in the 2100 block of East Platte Avenue.


3 CSP troopers hit in nearly 24 hours around Colorado

Three Colorado State Patrol troopers have been involved in wrecks over the last 24 hours. The first crash involving a Colorado State Patrol trooper happened on Thursday near Durango. The next happened near Wadsworth Boulevard and Highway 285 on Friday evening. And then, again, Saturday morning along


Lawmakers: U.S. budget measure includes $50M for Amtrak route through Colorado

SANTA FE, N.M. — Lawmakers say a federal budget compromise approved by Congress and signed by President Donald Trump provides $50 million of additional federal funding to maintain Amtrak rail passenger service through New Mexico, Colorado and Kansas.


Marijuana Bills Introduced in Colorado Legislature in 2019

We're six weeks into Colorado' 2019 legislative session, and pot proposals have been creating plenty of buzz. With a vocal supporter of legal marijuana in Governor Jared Polis, pot advocates and business owners expect additional legislative efforts this year to focus on social pot consumption, convi


‘Vote For Cañon City’: Billy Joel Rooting For Colorado Town To Win $500,000 Makeover

CANON CITY, Colo. (CBS4) — Singer Billy Joel is hoping his star power can help put the spotlight on one Colorado town. Joel posted a tweet urging people to vote for Cañon City to be featured on a show on Hulu — that will give the town a $500,000 “makeover.”