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 Colorado Department of Corrections gets $10.6M to lease private prison

Colorado Department of Corrections gets $10.6M to lease private prison

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The Colorado Department of Corrections will receive $10.6 million to temporarily lease a private prison...


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San Carlos District firefighters working Wet Mountains fire

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Fire crews from the San Carlos Ranger District of the San Isabel National Forest are working a small...


Colorado Department of Corrections asks state to add millions to this year\'s budget to reopen prison

Colorado Department of Corrections asks state to add millions to this year's budget to reopen prison

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The Colorado Department of Corrections is asking the state to add $11 million to this year's budget...


Brother recalls man who died with his wife and 2 children in plane crash near Glenwood Springs

Brother recalls man who died with his wife and 2 children in plane crash near Glenwood Springs

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Jeff Makepeace was adventurous and big-hearted, a self-made man who had recently gotten a pilot's license...


Family of parents, and children killed in Garfield County plane crash broken-hearted

Family of parents, and children killed in Garfield County plane crash broken-hearted

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Relatives of a family of four whose members died in the crash of a small plane that went down on Friday...


Two men in their 70s killed in crash while speed-testing sports car on Buena Vista runway

Two men in their 70s killed in crash while speed-testing sports car on Buena Vista runway

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"I've never seen anything like it. They had permission to be there. There were no laws broken." We reserve...


Going into its fourth harvest, industrial hemp industry still facing growing pains

Going into its fourth harvest, industrial hemp industry still facing growing pains

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The first hint that Damian Farris isn't your typical farmer is the nickname of his mud-splattered white...


White supremacist prison gang leaders were banished to lockups around the U.S. after a 211 Crew parolee killed Colorado\'s prisons chief

White supremacist prison gang leaders were banished to lockups around the U.S. after a 211 Crew parolee killed Colorado's prisons chief

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After a 211 Crew parolee killed Colorado prisons chief Tom Clements in 2013, officials began banishing...


U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, Michael Bennet join DREAM Act effort to help young immigrants

U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, Michael Bennet join DREAM Act effort to help young immigrants

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WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner announced Tuesday that he would join fellow Coloradan Michael Bennet i...


Gasoline prices jump 20 cents a gallon in Colorado, but it was worse elsewhere

Gasoline prices jump 20 cents a gallon in Colorado, but it was worse elsewhere

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Eighteen states saw average gas prices rise by over 30 cents per gallon versus a week ago. Related ArticlesSeptember...


Heavy smoke from western fires prompts Front Range health warning

Heavy smoke from western fires prompts Front Range health warning

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Heavy smoke from forest fires in the Northwest has triggered a health advisory for ozone and fine particulates...


Brothers drown in rural Custer County

Brothers drown in rural Custer County

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Authorities found the bodies of two Custer County brothers in a pond Monday afternoon after they drowned...


Fremont County artists win big in Colorado State Fair art competition

Fremont County artists win big in Colorado State Fair art competition

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Artwork crafted by a dozen Fremont County artists was on display this season at the Colorado State Fair's...


Man hit by BSNF train in Colorado Springs seriously injured

Man hit by BSNF train in Colorado Springs seriously injured

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A man lying on railroad tracks was seriously injured when a train made up of 50 coal cars hit him on...


Fugitive crashes into ravine in Teller County after chase

Fugitive crashes into ravine in Teller County after chase

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A felony fugitive out of Illinois attempted to evade multiple law enforcement agencies as he drove through...


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