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Aurora man gets 63 years for beating, killing father in Westminster
An Aurora man will spend 63 years in prison for the death of his father who was left beaten and covered in blood at a home in Westminster in 2015, according to a release from the 17th Judicial District in Adams and Broomfield Counties.
Thornton weighs drone restrictions, including ban on launching from public streets and sidewalks
THORNTON – Proposed restrictions for drones could make it extremely difficult to operate an unmanned aircraft in Thornton. City Council members weighed three options Tuesday night but ultimately decided they need more information and more time.
Special-needs teenager missing in Westminster is found safe, unharmed
A missing Westminster teenager with special needs, who was without his medications, was found Tuesday night safe and unharmed, police said. The 15-year-old boy was reported missing at about 12:10 p.m. Tuesday from the 8400 block of Church Ranch Boulevard, according to police.
Thornton proposes new pipeline route in Larimer County
The Board of Larimer County Commissioners came to no conclusion Monday night on the controversial Thornton water pipeline project, instead rescheduling the project's public hearing for Jan. 28. But, the board and about 100 members of the public heard city of Thornton staff give a "prologue" to the n
City Leaders Table Drone Ban Proposal After Professionals Raise Concerns
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – The Thornton City Council decided to set aside an ordinance to ban flying a drone from public areas on Tuesday night. The council decided it needed more information from professionals and citizens to make a decision.
Missing endangered child reported out of Westminster
The Westminster Police Department would like the public to be on the lookout for a missing endangered child last seen in the 8400 block of Church Ranch Boulevard around noon. The child, Sebastian Guadarrama, is believed to have left the area on his own, police said. He functions at a "very low level
Plans For Pipeline From Fort Collins To Thornton Gets Revision
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4)– The route for a controversial water pipeline from the Poudre River to Thornton has been changed. The Larimer County Commissioners will hear the revised proposal on Monday night.
100 Things to do in Colorado in 2019
Sure, it’s nice to have our incredible state highlighted by national publications like USA Today (who just named Winter Park the best ski town in North America) or Vogue (who wrote about the Denver restaurant, bar and street art scene) — but when it comes down to it, we don’t need non-Coloradans tel
Amber Alert issued for Colorado boy
NORTHGLENN, Colo. - An Amber Alert has been issued for a Denver-area boy who may be with a man who has made threats against him, according to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation.
Three separate fires ignite in Denver metro area over past day; two injured in Thornton
Three separate fires ignited in Denver area residences Saturday evening and Sunday morning, including a Thornton fire that injured two. An apartment building in the 700 block of West 91st Avenue in Thornton was the first building to ignite when a fire started in a bush just after 4 p.m., according t
Heroin Resulting In Death: 2 Denver Women Charged By Feds
DENVER, CO – Two women charged with distributing heroin resulting in the death of a third woman appeared in U. S. District Court in Denver, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Ariel Nicole Walker, 30, pled guilty before Judge R. Brooke Jackson and Kayla Pagano, 24, was advised of charges in a case invo
UPDATE: 18-month-old found safe
NORTHGLENN, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- UPDATE: Just after 8 a.m. Monday, law enforcement said Leo was found safe. Police in Northglenn need your help finding 18-month-old Leo Taylor, who has brown hair and brown eyes, and is believed to be traveling in a purple 2014 Chevy Spark with CO license plate 126-YI
Broncos Fans on Blame John Elway Deserves for Browns Loss, Bad Season
After losing 17-16 to the Cleveland Browns on December 15, as a national television audience looked on, the Denver Broncos were officially eliminated from the playoffs. Yet head coach Vance Joseph still has a job, much to the chagrin of fans who have called for his firing again and again and again.
Thieves Take Family’s Car With Puppy Inside, Return For Second Vehicle Later
The Andersons are moving from Texas to Oregon and stopped in Arvada, Colorado, for a night’s rest at a relative’s house. That proved to be the worst choice they could have made.
Families Displaced After Fire Starts In Bush, Spreads To Apartments
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – A fire at an apartment complex in Thornton forced some residents to find another place to stay on Saturday night. Firefighters responded to the homes on West 91st Avenue near Huron Street.
Toddler at center of Amber Alert located safely in Aurora, father in custody
Just after 8 a.m. Monday, Northglenn police said the Amber Alert had been canceled for a missing toddler after the boy was located safely in Aurora. The boy's father, Alejandro Taylor, 32, was also taken into custody, according to a Tweet from the Aurora police department.
Report: John Elway tried to hire Mike Shanahan; Joe Ellis blocked it
How things might have been different if Joe Ellis wasn’t in charge of the Denver Broncos and held grudges. In a bombshell dropped by Woody Paige from The Gazette on Monday, the Denver Broncos and John Elway held secret meetings with former head coach Mike Shanahan in early 2018 to become the next he
MISSING: Toddler from Northglenn may be in danger
NORTHGLENN, Colo. (KKTV) - A missing toddler could be in danger. Northglenn, Colorado police say 18-month-old Leo Taylor is believed to have been taken by Alejandro Taylor over the weekend. Alejandro Taylor, 32, has allegedly made threats against the little boy's safety.
Denver police shut down Crown Boulevard in Montbello after suspicious package discovered
Denver police have closed the 4500 block of North Crown Boulevard after a suspicious package was discovered early Monday morning. No further information is available about the package.
Domestic violence in El Paso County: Home to one of the worst records in Colorado
Angie Ragsdale begged her sister-in-law not to marry Gregory Lorbiecki in 2000, describing their previous three-year, off-and-on-again relationship as “tumultuous.” But Karyn Ragsdale Lorbiecki was strong-willed and ready to start a family. Ragsdale thinks that’s why Karyn stayed with Greg, despite