LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Colorado wildlife inspectors have intercepted a record number of boats infested with invasive mussels as they try to keep the economically-damaging shellfish from entering...
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — This is one helicopter Kris Schott won't be jumping out of — that's a good thing, given that the people aboard are often in need of life-saving measures.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — A preliminary report says a pilot who died in a Colorado plane crash was trying to glide to a runway after his plane caught fire.
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A man charged in a roadside killing in northern Colorado has been deemed mentally incompetent to stand trial.
The Loveland Reporter-Herald reports a judge ruled Friday...
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — The remains of a sailor killed during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 have been identified as a 23-year-old Colorado man.
BERTHOUD, Colo. (AP) — A 23-year-old Fort Collins man has died after being struck by a pickup on U.S. 287 in northeast Colorado.
The Loveland Reporter-Herald reports that the Larimer County...
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A man who was killed in a small airplane crash near a Colorado airport has been identified.
The Coloradan reported Monday that 69-year-old Thomas Lawson of Golden was...
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Authorities in Colorado say a vehicle veered off a roadway and crashed into a picnic area at a Dairy Queen, injuring a family of four.
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Colorado has a new free web and mobile application for hikers, mountain bikers and others who use the state's public trails.
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say one person was killed in a small plane crash in northern Colorado.
Carie Dann with the Loveland Fire Rescue Authority says smoke was reported in the...
Rabies found in steer in Larimer County
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Officials say a steer in northeast Colorado has contracted rabies.
The Loveland Reporter-Herald reports that Larimer County Department of Health and Environment...
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado city has settled a lawsuit with a man who criticized a gubernatorial candidate using a sign featuring mannequin buttocks clothed in lingerie.
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado alien abduction author and convicted sex offender says he has an "extremely contagious" disease that prevents him from appearing in court.
3 injured in Colorado small plane crash Saturday
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Three people survived a small plane crash Saturday in Larimer County in northeast Colorado.
The plane went down about 10:45 a.m. Saturday near Boyd Lake in...
Utility finds groundwater contaminants near coal station
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Officials say contaminants are present in groundwater near an electric company's northern Colorado facility, and reports suggest the coal-fired facility may be the...
Woman sentenced for faking illnesses to get donations
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado woman accused of faking illnesses to get donations has been sentenced to a year in the Larimer County work release program and 10 years' probation.
Prosecutor: No charges in Colorado man’s road rage death
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors say a man will not face charges for the death of another man following a road rage encounter in northern Colorado.
Coroner rules death in road rage confrontation as homicide
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say the death of a Loveland man following a road rage disturbance last week was homicide.
The Loveland Daily Reporter-Herald reports the Larimer County Coroner's Office has ruled that the death of William Jason Wheeler was homicide by asphyxiation.
Rocky Mountain National Park reports record-breaking year
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Officials say nearly 4.6 million people visited Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado last year, breaking the park's attendance record.
The Loveland Daily Reporter-Herald reports nearly 73,000 more people visited the park last year than in 2016, the previous record-holding year.
Man stops breathing, dies after road rage confrontation
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Loveland police say a man has died after a road rage disturbance, but few details have been made public.
KDVR-TV reports the man stopped breathing during a roadside confrontation with at least one other man on Friday. Civilians performed CPR until officers and paramedics arrived.
The man was taken by ambulance to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Colorado man convicted in death of 3-month-old daughter
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man has been convicted in the January 2016 death of his 3-month-old daughter.
The Greeley Tribune reports a Weld County jury Monday found 33-year-old Edward Berdan guilty on one count of child abuse knowingly or recklessly causing death.
Heavier than expected snow hits Denver area
DENVER (AP) — Heavier than expected snow made it difficult to get around the Denver on Monday.
While just an inch or two of snow had been expected around Denver, heavy bands of snow brought several inches to many areas, most of it during the morning commute. Many accidents and spinouts were reported and drivers also got stuck trying to go up hills.
Denver-area buses and trains ran behind schedule. An accordion-style long bus slid into a light pole near the state Capitol.
Company sees sales plummet amid government shutdown.
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado company, which sells nearly all of its products to U.S. government departments and employees, is struggling to stay afloat amid the federal government shutdown.
The Reporter-Herald reports Mike Lynch, president of Western Heritage Co. in Loveland, says sales "went to just absolute zero" with the shutdown.
Big Thompson river restoration under way in Loveland
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Work has begun in northern Colorado on a $4 million project to improve the habitat in and around the Big Thompson River and make the waterway itself more resilient to flooding.
The project is being done on a stretch of river in west Loveland where floods in 2013 caused damage.
Authorities ID inmate who died in Boulder County jail
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a 69-year-old inmate who died in the Boulder County jail.
Pair accused of throwing rocks at I-25 traffic from overpass
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Two northern Colorado men are accused of throwing rocks at traffic from a bridge over Interstate 25, damaging seven vehicles but causing no injuries.
Wandering goat finds pals in Colorado elk herd
Residents report goat joining elk herd near Loveland
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A domestic goat appears to have joined an elk herd near Loveland, amusing nearby residents and perplexing wildlife officials.
The Loveland Daily Reporter-Herald reports residents of neighborhoods near the Devil's Backbone west of the city have spotted the little black goat with a bull elk a few times over the past week.
Man pleads guilty in death of Loveland teen
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A 47-year-old Colorado man has pleaded guilty to one count of vehicular homicide in the death of 13-year-old boy.
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Law enforcement seizes more than $1 million in pot
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say they seized about $1 million worth of marijuana product and plants from three Colorado warehouses.
The Coloradoan reports a news release from the Larimer County sheriff's office says the more than 1,285-pound (583-kilogram) bust happened Friday in Loveland.
Petroleum company to map oil, gas under Colorado city
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A petroleum company plans to search for oil and gas deposits underneath a Colorado city.
Crews from Texas-based Anadarko Petroleum plan to place seismic sensors in areas around the east side of Loveland.
Trucks belonging to the company will then vibrate the ground. Vibrations picked up by the sensors will help to create maps of the underlying geology.
Colorado man gets life for killing 75-year-old neighbor
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man who was convicted of killing his 75-year-old neighbor in June 2015 has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Heska: 3Q Earnings Snapshot
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) _ Heska Corp. (HSKA) on Tuesday reported a third-quarter loss of $1.7 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the Loveland, Colorado-based company said it had a loss of 23 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 46 cents per share.
The maker of veterinary products posted revenue of $31 million in the period.
Colorado woman receives late husband’s WWII benefits
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A 95-year-old Colorado woman has finally started receiving survivor benefits from the U.S. government more than 20 years after her World War II veteran husband died.
Loveland resident Betty Sheneman has been awarded a monthly benefit of $1,289, a one-time burial benefit of $1,050 and a retroactive payment of more than $116,000.
Colorado’s Loveland, Arapahoe, Wolf Creek ski areas now open
Three ski resorts are now up and running in Colorado, with Loveland and Arapahoe Basin joining Wolf Creek in welcoming snow riders for the 2018-19 season.
Loveland Ski Area opened Saturday with the debut of its first high-speed quad chairlift, named Chet's Dream after the late Chet Upham, the resort's longtime owner.
Arapahoe Basin opened Friday with a New Year's Eve-style countdown over the speaker system.
Northern Colorado man dies in workplace accident
JOHNSTOWN, Colo. (AP) — A northern Colorado man has died in an accident at a manufacturer of doors and wood plank flooring in Johnstown.
Weld County officials say a piece of wood thrown from a machine at Sun Mountain Custom Doors struck 54-year-old Steven Verle Deniston in the chest on Tuesday. The Milliken man was pronounced dead at the hospital in nearby Loveland.
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.
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 become the first to open in Colorado for the season.
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 Monday afternoon. Craven died Tuesday afternoon.
Man shot by northern Colorado sheriff’s deputy dies
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A man who was shot by a sheriff's deputy following a pursuit in northern Colorado has died.
Authorities say the 25-year-old man, whose name has not been released, was involved in a physical disturbance with a relative in the Red Feather Lakes area Monday morning and left the scene with a handgun before a Larimer County deputy arrived.
Deputy shoots armed man after pursuit in northern Colorado
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — An investigation is underway after a sheriff's deputy shot an armed man following a pursuit in northern Colorado.
Authorities say a 25-year-old man was involved in a physical disturbance with a relative in the Red Feather Lakes area Monday morning and left the scene with a handgun before a Larimer County deputy arrived. The man then came back and refused to follow the deputy's commands before fleeing in a car.
Loveland Ski Area starts making snow
CLEAR CREEK COUNTY, Colo. (AP) — With cold temperatures and some snow falling, Colorado's Loveland Ski Area Snow is cranking up its snow machines to begin filling in its slopes in preparation for the upcoming ski season.
KUSA-TV in Denver reports that officials with the ski resort say they began making snow on Mambo and Home Run early Monday morning.
The Latest: Body found during search for missing kayaker
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on the search for a missing kayaker in a northern Colorado lake (all times local):
Search crews looking for a kayaker who went missing in a northern Colorado lake over the weekend have found a body.
Loveland police say searchers on a sonar-equipped boat on Buckingham Lake west of Loveland found the body in about 10 feet (3 meters) of water Tuesday afternoon. The body, which has not been identified, has been sent to the Larimer County coroner's office.