BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A former University of Colorado student shot by Boulder police in a 2014 standoff near campus is requesting for the charges against him to be dismissed, claiming officers violated his rights.
The Daily Camera
DENVER (AP) — Dozens of Colorado school districts are asking voters next month for more funding for education through bond issues, mill levy overrides or renewal of a city sales tax.
The Colorado Sun
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Away from the field, he’s just Laviska Shenault Jr. — a mild-mannered, soft-spoken person who doesn’t like the spotlight.
Once he steps onto it, the Colorado sophomore receiver transforms into an alter ego he’s nicknamed “Viska 2Live” — a
Judge orders mental evaluation in roadside shooting case
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A judge has ordered a mental health competency evaluation for a man accused of a 2015 roadside killing in northern Colorado.
The Loveland Daily Reporter-Herald
Colorado woman victim of California skydiving accident
LODI, Calif. (AP) — Officials say a Colorado woman was killed in a weekend skydiving accident in Central California.
The San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office says 62-year-old Nina Lowry Mason of Dillon, Colorado, died Sunday when her parachute failed to open at the Lodi Parachute Center ...
Ski season ramping up in Colorado with more openings
DENVER (AP) — Ski season is ramping up in Colorado.
Arapahoe Basin Ski Area plans to open for the season Friday and Loveland Ski Area will follow on Saturday.
Arapahoe Basin is often one of the first ski resorts to open in North America. Last weekend Wolf Creek Ski Area beat it to ...
Mistrial declared in assault case against Colorado deputy
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado judge has declared a mistrial in the case against a deputy accused of kicking a suspect off a roof northeast of Denver.
NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Shattenkirk didn’t like being held out of the lineup last Thursday. He came through with a strong effort in his second game back.
The defenseman had assists on both Rangers goals in regulation and then scored the deciding goal in the third round of a shootout to lift ...
Alabama governor disputes assertion she had mini-stroke
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey’s doctor confirmed Tuesday that she was hospitalized during a 2015 trip to Colorado but Ivey disputed a statement from the state’s former top law enforcement officer that she had suffered a mini-stroke.
Ivey said she had altitude sickness ...
DENVER (AP) — An attorney for six young people who want the state to impose tougher safeguards on the energy industry told the Colorado Supreme Court on Tuesday that the law requires regulators to protect public health from the hazards of drilling.
A lawyer for the state countered that ...
AP FACT CHECK: Anti-Polis attack ad omits key details
DENVER (AP) — A pro-Republican independent expenditure committee says in a TV ad that U.S. Rep. Jared Polis, Colorado’s Democratic candidate for governor, had a restraining order placed against him after pushing a female employee in 1999 — then got “big gun lawyers” to blame the ...
Body found in rain-swollen lake amid Texas flooding
LLANO, Texas (AP) — A body was found in a rain-swollen lake in Central Texas after fast-moving floodwaters destroyed a bridge, forced the evacuation of riverside homes and led to numerous water rescues Tuesday following days of heavy rains.
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit over public health protections in Colorado oil and gas drilling (all times local):
The Colorado Supreme Court is considering how much weight the state should give health and the environment when regulating the oil and gas ...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado district attorney’s office has concluded that officers were justified in shooting an Iraqi refugee who is accused of critically wounding a Colorado Springs police officer in August.
The 4th Judicial District Attorney’s Office conducted a review of ...
Colorado town approves $8M to build fiber optic network
BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) — The Colorado town of Breckenridge is set to become one of the first mountain resort communities with a town-owned fiber optic network.
The Summit Daily News
Coroner wants to seal autopsy reports in family killing
LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) — A northern Colorado coroner is asking a judge to seal the autopsy results in the deaths of a pregnant woman and her two young daughters.
The Weld County coroner made the motion Monday after Judge Marcelo Kopcow ruled Friday that county prosecutors did not have the ...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A 20-year-old Colorado man charged with fatally stabbing his two youngest siblings has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
Malik Vincent Murphy entered his plea in Colorado Springs on Monday, two days before the anniversary of the killings of 7-year-old ...
Avalanche claim forward Marko Dano from Jets off waivers
DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche have claimed center Marko Dano off waivers from Winnipeg.
The 23-year-old played in 23 games for the Jets last season with two goals and an assist. He was a first-round pick of Columbus in 2013.
Over his career, the 5-foot-11, 212-pound Dano has ...
DENVER (AP) — Ballots for Colorado’s Nov. 6 elections are being mailed out Monday.
Roughly 2 million active voters will receive ballots. Coloradans who want to register to vote or
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A western Colorado gun club has dropped a requirement that its members also be members of the National Rifle Association.
Glenwood Springs Gun Club President Ralph Delaney has said NRA membership was required because the club received its insurance through ...
Heavy snow blankets Colorado, Wyoming in early season storm
DENVER (AP) — Colorado and Wyoming residents woke up Sunday to find that an early season snowstorm had blanketed their homes and roadways with up to a foot (30 centimeters) of snow and sent temperatures plunging overnight.
The storm caused crashes, snarled traffic and temporarily closed ...
Rock climber critically injured after fall in Colorado
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say a 19-year-old rock climber was critically injured after falling 65 feet (20 meters) in Colorado’s San Juan National Forest.
Upper Pine Fire Protection District Chief Bruce Evans
DENVER (AP) — Much of northern Colorado is under a winter weather advisory as an early season storm dumps snow across the region.
The National Weather Service says 3 to 6 inches (8 to 15 centimeters) had already fallen from Boulder to the Wyoming state line by Sunday morning.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Until Southern California’s young offense can put together an entire game with as many brilliant plays as it crammed into the second quarter against Colorado, the Trojans’ defense will attempt to carry them toward the Pac-12 title.
The defense came through with an ...
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DENVER (AP) — The Calgary Flames’ strong finish rendered their slow start into an afterthought.
Elias Lindholm scored the tying goal with 1:54 left in regulation and Johnny Gaudreau put in a goal in the first minute of overtime, lifting the Flames to a 3-2 victory over the Colorado ...
DENVER (AP) — Republican Treasurer Walker Stapleton and Democratic U.S. Rep. Jared Polis clashed again Saturday over health care, guns and Colorado’s energy future in the fifth one-on-one debate of their gubernatorial race.
Stapleton again criticized Polis’ plans for a universal health ...
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on Colorado’s fifth one-on-one gubernatorial debate (all times local):
Republican Treasurer Walker Stapleton and Democratic U.S. Rep. Jared Polis clashed again over health care, guns, Colorado’s economy and energy future in the fifth one-on-one ...
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — K.J. Carta-Samuels passed for 311 yards and engineered an 11-play drive in the final two minutes that ended when Wyatt Bryan kicked a 26-yard field goal as time expired on Saturday and Colorado State edged New Mexico 20-18.
Bryan had missed a chip-shot field goal ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Davis Alexander passed for 90 yards and ran for 72 yards and three touchdowns to help Portland State beat Northern Colorado 35-14 on Saturday.
Alexander had scoring runs of 9, 5 and 9 yards to give the Vikings (3-4, 2-2 Big Sky Conference) a 21-0 lead early in the ...
Rapids beat Minnesota United, snap 7-game losing streak
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Yannick Boli and Niki Jackson scored second-half goals and the Colorado Rapids beat Minnesota United 2-0 on Saturday to snap a seven-game losing streak.
Colorado (7-19-6) entered a loss shy of tying a club record for consecutive losses — set this season. Minnesota ...
BLM to use helicopters to finish wild horse roundup
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The Bureau of Land Management plans to use a helicopter to round up additional wild horses to be removed from rangeland in western Colorado.
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A 21-year-old Texas man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for first-degree murder in the shooting death of a Colorado man during a marijuana robbery.
Michael Jones of Corsicana, Texas was convicted in August of killing 34-year-old David Gaytan in May ...
Officials ID officer, victim in officer-involved shooting
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Officials in north-central Colorado have released the names of a sheriff’s deputy and an armed man who was killed in an officer-involved shooting during a pursuit.
Larimer County officials say Deputy Matthew Bordewick shot 25-year-old Travis N. Craven of Greeley on ...
Man arrested in death of US Army captain in Colorado
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Police in Colorado say they have arrested a man in the death of a U.S. Army captain.
Colorado Springs Police on Friday announced their arrest of 27-year-old Gilberto Chavez, Jr. on suspicion of first-degree murder. Police said he was already being held for an ...
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Officials are making some changes aimed at keeping participants in Colorado State University’s homecoming parade safe after a boy’s death during a nearby community’s Labor Day event.
Campus police say everyone participating in the parade will have to sign a list ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Josh Falo will look across the line of scrimmage at some point Saturday night, and the Southern California tight end will be lined up against his brother, Colorado linebacker Nu’umotu Falo.
Yet this friendly sibling rivalry won’t be the most important thing on either ...
DENVER (AP) — A judge has denied prosecutors’ request to block release of the autopsy reports of a Colorado woman and her two young daughters who were found dead at an oil work site, temporarily siding with media organizations.
Prosecutors have charged 33-year-old Christopher Watts with ...
House explodes, burns near Grand Junction; no one hurt
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A house near Grand Junction has burned to the ground after an explosion that rocked nearby homes, but no injuries have been reported.
The Daily Sentinel
DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s nonpartisan Legislative Council is assuring thousands of voters that they’ll receive — if they haven’t already — a November ballot guide that initially was mailed to wrong addresses.
About 90,000 so-called “Blue Books” with information on state ballot measures and ...
US Senate confirms top federal prosecutor for Colorado
DENVER (AP) — The U.S. Senate has confirmed Jason Dunn as the top federal prosecutor in Colorado.
The Colorado Sun reports Dunn was confirmed Thursday night.
Dunn has been a shareholder at the ...
Free Miller Lite Friday in Milwaukee with ‘beer series’ win
MILWAUKEE (AP) — As the Milwaukee Brewers prepare for Game One of the National League Championship Series, fans are cashing in on the team’s victory in what some are calling the ‘beer series.’
Free Miller Lite or Coors was at stake in the National League Division Series between two beer ...
Free Miller Lite Friday in Milwaukee with ‘beer series’ win
MILWAUKEE (AP) — As the Milwaukee Brewers get ready for Game One of the National League Championship Series, fans are cashing in on the team’s victory in what some have called the ‘beer series.’
Free Miller Lite or Coors was at stake in National League Division Series between two beer ...
Now that the college football season has reached its midway point, the title chases in each of the conferences are starting to come into focus.
This week should clear things up even more.
No. 2 Georgia visits No. 13 LSU in a ...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon shrugged off his hot start with the Colorado Avalanche this season by suggesting he can be better.
“It’s nice for sure. I think I can play better than I am,” MacKinnon said after scoring twice in a 6-1 rout of the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night. “I’m ...
Arizona man sentenced in Colorado tax evasion case
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A former champion race car driver was sentenced to 18 months in prison after authorities say he failed to pay nearly $2 million in taxes.
The Durango Herald reports 69-year-old Bill Whittington was sentenced this ...
DENVER (AP) — A Colorado jury has awarded $3.6 million to a 76-year-old retired school teacher with dementia who was assaulted by another resident at a senior living center in a Denver suburb.
The Denver Post
DENVER (AP) — Colorado Democratic U.S. Rep. Jared Polis is banking on his wealth, entrepreneurial experience and anti-Donald Trump sentiment as he seeks to win over independents in his quest to succeed term-limited centrist Democrat Gov. John Hickenlooper.
Polis’ Republican opponent, state ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The calendar seems lined up in favor of Southern California’s pass defense.
After the Trojans finally got their first interception of the season, they had an open date on the schedule to prepare for Colorado wide receiver Laviska Shenault Jr. on Saturday. He leads ...