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Planned Windsor Drag Queen Story Hour sparks controversy
The specter of drag queens reading to kids has some Windsor residents, including Mayor Kristie Melendez, digging in their heels. The Clearview Library District plans to host a Drag Queen Story Hour on Jan. 12, featuring queens Colfax VanDam and Vikta Mayyhem reading to and making crafts with kids ag
Windsor’s VomBaur brothers have each other’s back on and off the mat
LOVELAND — The VomBaur brothers — Will and Vance — are two of a kind. Like Bobby Darin and Johnny Mercer. The Hardy Boys. Peas in a pod. Birds of a feather. Like two pomegranate’s, off the same tree. Similarly inclined.
Loveland police searching for missing girl with developmental disabilities
LOVELAND, Colo. — The Loveland Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance locating a missing child. 12-year-old Alexis Espinoza was last seen around 8:30 a.m. Saturday.
Three arrested in Weld County after allegedly leading police on chase, throwing drugs out of window
Three people were arrested Friday after allegedly leading police on a chase through Weld County while tossing drugs out of the car, according to the sheriff’s office. Just after 11 p.m., a deputy pulled over a vehicle near the intersection of County Road 22 and Road 39 for failing to stop at a stop
Popular Denver pizza chain expands north to Windsor
Jonathan Hitchcock got a job making pizzas at Denver’s popular Anthony’s Pizza & Pasta 15 years ago when he was a high school student. “I’ve been comparing every other pizza to Anthony’s ever since,” Hitchcock said. “Nothing has ever come to a close second. This is the gold standard.”
Greeley woman charged with stealing $250K from her employer
A Greeley woman was formally charged Thursday on suspicion of stealing more than $250,000 from her employer, Offen Ace Hardware. Kristi Marie Chairez, 32, faces one count of theft of $100,000 to $1 million, a Class 3 felony punishable by up to 12 years in prison. She appears for an advisement hearin
Olsen, bench pace Camels
Horizon High School tried to come back against Campbell County on Thursday in Windsor, Colorado. Trase Olsen and the Camels wouldn’t let the Hawks hunt. CCHS: Luke Hladky 1 4 4-5 18 points; Trase Olsen 6 3 4-4 25; Zach Bradley 1 0 0-0 2; Tanner Lemm 0 1 0-0 3; Cade Olson 3 0 0-2 6; Jefferson Neary 0
DUI and warrants listed on Loveland police blotter
12:49 p.m. In the 1800 block of East Eisenhower Boulevard, a 19-year-old Loveland man on suspicion of DUI, driving without a valid license, speeding and underage possession of alcohol and drug paraphernalia.
Loveland police arrest alleged drive-by shooter
Loveland Police arrested 24-year-old Albert Daniel Maes on Thursday night in connection with a drive-by shooting that occurred Dec. 8. Maes has been charged with first-degree attempted murder, a Class 2 felony, after he allegedly shot from a moving vehicle at a man in another moving vehicle.
Johnstown resident Albert Maes arrested in Loveland on suspicion of attempted first-degree murder
The Loveland Police Department announced late Friday it has arrested Johnstown resident Albert Daniel Maes on suspicion of attempted first-degree murder. Maes, 24, was arrested Thursday while driving a white Chrysler PT Cruiser in the 1000 block of South Lincoln Avenue. The vehicle had previously be
Loveland police seek Target shoplifter
The Loveland Police Department is seeking the identity of a man suspected of shoplifting at Target on Nov. 28. A Facebook post Thursday from Loveland police depicted still images from surveillance footage of a man in the phone and technology aisle of the store at 1725 Rocky Mountain Ave.
Windsor will end brush recycling program
Windsor plans to permanently close its brush recycling site at the end of the year as operation costs go up. According to a news release, Dec. 31 will be the last day residents can drop off yard waste at the site, 801 Diamond Valley Drive. Additionally, the town plans to relocate the other part of t
Man dies after single-vehicle crash Thursday night at U.S. 34 and U.S. 85
A man is dead after the SUV he was driving went through a guard rail and flipped end over end before coming to rest near the U.S. 34 and U.S. 84 interchange in Greeley. The crash occurred around 11 p.m. Thursday.
Man who struck and killed Loveland teen with truck pleads guilty to vehicular homicide
Richard Swanson pleaded guilty Thursday to one count of vehicular homicide in the death of 13-year-old Gavin Myers and was sentenced to nine years in prison with five years’ mandatory parole to follow.
Theft, DUI, concealed weapon, assault on Loveland police blotter
3:42 p.m. At East Eisenhower Boulevard and North Madison Avenue, a 21-year-old transient man on suspicion of theft, trespassing and further warrants alleging theft, failure to comply with drug charges and failure to appear in court for theft charges.
Windsor is moving its recycling center and ending yard waste collection
Changes are coming to Windsor recycling in 2019. The town will move its recycling center to the town's Public Works facility, 922 N. 15th St., by March 15 to accommodate for the planned expansion of Windsor's Diamond Valley Sports Park at the Brush Recycling Site, said customer service supervisor Je
Denver, Aurora, Fort Collins, Broomfield investigating numerous bomb threats amid wave of similar hoaxes nationwide
Police in Denver, Aurora, Fort Collins and Broomfield were investigating multiple bomb threats Thursday afternoon, part of a string of threats the FBI says are occurring around the country.
New mini golf course opens in Colorado Springs
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A miniature golf course in Colorado Springs has been brought back from extinction!. Lost Island is open for business near N. Academy and Dublin. They are holding the inaugural "Lost Island Christmas Festival" starting on Dec. 14 and running through the 31. The Christ
Dazzling Front Range holiday light displays of 2018
Find the Google map called "Front Range holiday lights 2018" at bit.ly/2018holidaylights. The map contains dozens of light displays from Broomfield to Loveland. The holiday season has arrived, and with it comes spiked eggnog, pine-scented candles and homes looking particularly appealing with synthet
Eaton resident identified as victim in fatal crash in Mead identified
A 31-year-old Eaton man killed in a multi-vehicle crash Tuesday in Mead has been identified as Pablo Santiago Palacios. The crash took place on Colo. 66, west of Interstate 25 and east of Weld County Road 7 in Mead.