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Longmont police search for suspect in early morning stabbing

The victim, who police are not identifying, was taken to Longmont United Hospital with injuries that are not considered life-threatening.


Professional fireworks show sparks brush fire in Westminster

WESTMINSTER, Colo. — Metro area police and fire crews were stretched thin this 4th of July, flooded with firework complaints and reported brush fires.


Large hail possible in Denver, flash flood watch for Colorado high country wildfire areas

Severe storms including heavy rain, high winds and large hail are possible along the Front Range Thursday afternoon. A Flash Flood Watch effective until midnight has been issued for Colorado’s high country, forecasters.Areas particularly vulnerable to flooding will be areas devastated by fire includ


New development project planned for old greyhound race track site

“It's a very exciting redevelopment project for us. It's also fairly unique, in a core part of Commerce City that’s a bit older. So, it’s very unique to have 62 acres of vacant land to redevelop,” City Manager Brian McBroom said.


Bicyclist assaulted by driver on Longmont street, police say

The driver of the vehicle, a man police are not yet identifying, confronted the bicyclist around 8:45 a.m. while driving north around the 2200 block of Grant Street, according to Longmont police Sgt. Todd Chambers.


Missing 7-year-old from Wheat Ridge found safe

Zion Dominguez and Fanesa Domingeuz (Photo: Wheat Ridge Police)DENVER — Police said 7-year-old Zion Dominguez was safely located Thursday.The girl was missing from Wheat Ridge and the subject of an endangered-missing advisory since Monday.The advisory was canceled.Police originally said the girl may


Another Shake Shack location opening in Colorado next week

The new location will occupy 3,156 square feet at 1509 Park Central Drive. It’ll have an outdoor patio, games and beers from local breweries on tap.


Denver police searching for suspects in fatal stabbing of 17-year-old on E. Colfax

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As private halfway houses work to improve procedures, Boulder County says facilities are outdated

Staff at two private halfway houses in Boulder County say they’ve shored up procedures for documenting inmate behavioral violations since a state inspection found reports of problematic conduct were lacking.But amid that progress, county officials last week described the Longmont Community Treatment


Rare "Heat Burst" damages property, downs power lines

The heat burst hit between 2 a.m and 3 a.m., and according to the National Weather Service in Boulder, temperatures rose 14 degrees in a matter of minutes, shooting from 74 degrees to 88 degrees almost instantaneously with wind gusts of up to 60 mph.


Thousands dazzled by Longmont's lightning-assisted Fourth of July fireworks

While the unsettled weather wasn't close enough to delay the start of the show, the spectacle dazzled viewers, who applauded and cheered at the start of the fireworks display and through the booming grand finale.


Longmont police notes: Dog-on-dog violence

Officers responded Tuesdayto the 230 block of Primrose Court, where a woman was locked inside the building by her boyfriend. The woman was let out of the building, and her boyfriend was found to have been in violation of bond conditions and a protection order.