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Colorado Standoff: Hostage Rescued, Suspect Killed Colorado Standoff: Hostage Rescued, Suspect Killed

A standoff between the Arvada SWAT team and an alleged “absconded parolee” lasted for 18 hours in a residential neighborhood. What started as a domestic dispute between a man and woman on Monday later turned into a hostage situation after …

Aspen Plane Crash: Co-Pilot Dies Leaving 2 Injured Aspen Plane Crash: Co-Pilot Dies Leaving 2 Injured

A private jet burst into flames, leaving one person dead and two others injured. The twin-engine Canadair CL-600-2B16 Challenger deviated from the side of the runway while carrying three people when it crashed in Aspen Colorado, Sunday afternoon. “It was almost …

Marijuana Legalization – Let The Fun Begin Marijuana Legalization – Let The Fun Begin

Pot sales have begun as the first day of legal recreational marijuana sales commence in Colorado. A former Marine, Sean Azzariti, walked into a big store at 8 o’clock in the morning, just a few miles from the downtown Denver …

Colorado Legalizes Marijuana Colorado Legalizes Marijuana
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Colorado has long been known for its mountains, amazing snow-skiing, and stunning scenery. Now, it’s famous for something very different. And its not exactly something to put on their license plate…not just yet anyway. To all the “stoners” out there, …

Colorado Marijuana: Buy Weed Legally Starting Today Colorado Marijuana: Buy Weed Legally Starting Today
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Colorado State has started the New Year  with an historic experiment in cannabis policy. More than 37 shops licensed to sell marijuana to anyone aged 21 and above opened their doors to eager buyers on Wednesday. At one point, the …

Colorado Mine Accident Kills 2, Injures 20 Colorado Mine Accident Kills 2, Injures 20

Two miners died, and 20 more were injured, after an accident involving carbon monoxide occurred at the Revenue-Virginius Mine in Ouray County, Colorado on Sunday. The incident occurred at 7:20 a.m., and emergency crews immediately responded. Star Mines operations manager …

Colorado Considers Ban on Hunting Drones Colorado Considers Ban on Hunting Drones
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As communities across the country weigh in on how to handle new drone technology used for hunting, Colorado is considering a ban on the use of unmanned aircraft to help sportsmen seek out game. Federal law has banned hunting from …

Batman Mask And Violent Drawing Found in Colorado Shooter’s Apartment Batman Mask And Violent Drawing Found in Colorado Shooter’s Apartment
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Many of the readers here at WebProNews have memories of the awful tragedy that took place in Aurora, Colorado in July of last year. During a midnight viewing of Christopher Nolan’s “Batman: The Dark Knight Rises,” a young man named …

Colorado Hikers: Five Killed In Deadly Rockslide Colorado Hikers: Five Killed In Deadly Rockslide

Fiver hikers in Colorado were trapped and killed on Monday, after a massive rockslide. The victims were buried under the rocks and were unable to escape. They were buried in an unstable environment, preventing emergency help from being able to …

Listeria Arrests: Farmers Charged After Outbreak Listeria Arrests: Farmers Charged After Outbreak

There was a recent outbreak of Listeria in a Colorado town, resulting in the arrests of two farmers. The arrests happened on Thursday and are involved in what is being considered the deadliest outbreak of food-borne illness in our country …

Listeria Outbreak: Farmers Arrested for Role Listeria Outbreak: Farmers Arrested for Role

In 2011, the United States saw one of its worst food-borne sicknesses in its history: 33 people were killed and 147 more faced serious illness. Yesterday, the two men responsible for the outbreak, Eric and Ryan Jensen, were arrested and …

Lyons, Colorado: Returns Attempted as Deaths Hit 8 Lyons, Colorado: Returns Attempted as Deaths Hit 8

Coloradans are attempting to return to homes, some of which are no longer there, as the death toll reaches eight due to severe flooding in the Centennial State. Waters still rage and overrun their boundaries in rivers and canals and …

Arvada: Flooding Widespread; 7 Deaths as of Monday Arvada: Flooding Widespread; 7 Deaths as of Monday

The Colorado Office of Emergency Management is now reporting seven confirmed fatalities in the floods that have impacted 17 Colorado counties in the last week. As of Monday, the following counties had been affected by the severe weather and flooding: …

Loveland Flooding Eases as Community Cleans Up Loveland Flooding Eases as Community Cleans Up

As rescuers work across Colorado to recover those stranded and missing, the residents of Larimer County worked to repair homes and businesses, as Associated Press reports. Initial damage numbers reported list 1,500 homes destroyed and about 17,500 damaged, according to …

Colorado Helicopters: Rescue Operations Back On Colorado Helicopters: Rescue Operations Back On

The death toll continues to rise as the dangerous flood makes its way through Colorado. Helicopters were sent in to help the victims of the flood, but have since been grounded due to the heavy rain and clouds in the …

Colorado Road Closures Present Dangers Colorado Road Closures Present Dangers

The devastating floods have led to multiple power failures, cancellations of recreational sporting events, and even, in many cases, there have been counties experiencing periodic flash-flood watches. These difficulties are not the only concerns residents have confronted as a result …

Colorado Man Arrested for Operating Horse While Intoxicated Colorado Man Arrested for Operating Horse While Intoxicated

On a lighter note to the present flooding disaster taking place in Boulder, a Colorado man was arrested Monday downtown, for riding his horse while under the influence. University of Colorado police picked up Patrick Schumacher, after seeing him visibly …

Hikers Stranded in Colorado Rescue Themselves Hikers Stranded in Colorado Rescue Themselves

Two women who had been stranded in the Colorado Rockies during an ice storm walked out to safety on their own Friday after rescuers were unable to reach them. Suzanne Turell, 33, and Connie Yang, 32, are experienced mountaineers but …

Boulder, Colorado Floods Kill At Least Two Boulder, Colorado Floods Kill At Least Two

Torrential rainfall around Boulder County, Colorado has caused severe, 100-year flooding, with waters overtaking 12 damns. So far, there have been two confirmed deaths, and one confirmed missing person. The National Guard and the Federal Emergency Management Agency.have been called …

Colorado Recall: Gun Control Debate Fires Up Colorado Recall: Gun Control Debate Fires Up

Reuters reported that two Colorado Democrats are finding themselves on the unfriendly side of a recall election this week. John Morse of Colorado Springs and Angela Giron of Pueblo both face potential recall in the wake of national gun control …

Telluride Film Festival: Mountain Town Transforms Telluride Film Festival: Mountain Town Transforms

The Telluride Film festival in Colorado has forced the small mountain town temporarily into a transforms it into a center for the appreciation of the motion picture arts. More than six hundred people—volunteers and paid staff—work before, during and after …