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PHOTOS: High Park Fire Burning Nearly 37,000 Acres, 'No Hope'

Posted 06.11.2012 | Denver

The High Park Fire continues to burn out of control and nearly doubled in size overnight growing to 36,930 acres as of Monday morning. 9News report...

PHOTOS: Wildfire Grows Rapidly, 'No Hope' For Containment

Posted 06.11.2012 | Denver

As of Sunday evening, the High Park Fire burning Larimer County, Colorado continues to burn out of control -- more than 20,000 acres have been scorche...

CSU Students Claim They Were Beaten By Football Players

Posted 04.09.2012 | Denver

Police and Colorado State University officials are investigating a fight that sent four freshmen to the hospital after an alleged confrontation by CSU...

March Madness Arrives For Both CU And CSU

Posted 03.12.2012 | Denver

The University of Colorado Buffaloes and Colorado State University Rams will both play in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2003, The Denve...

Teen Who Lost Her Legs In Train-Hopping Accident Thanks Rescuers

Posted 01.23.2012 | Denver

Anna Beninati, the Colorado State University freshman that lost her legs while trying to jump onto a moving train in Longmont that was headed to Fort ...

Fort Collins Police Shoot Man Carrying Toy Gun

Posted 11.28.2011 | Denver

Scott Mendias, a 41-year-old Fort Collins man, was shot by Fort Collins police on Friday when he reached for what turned out to be a plastic toy handg...

Fort Collins Woman Hit With Sledgehammer While Driving

Posted 01.07.2012 | Denver

During her Friday morning commute in Fort Collins, Jennifer Coll got hit with a big surprise, literally -- The Coloradoan reports that an unsecured tw...

Fort Collins Kills Pipe Dream

Posted 01.02.2012 | Denver

One of the few measures that passed on election night was Fort Collins' Question 300. The ordinance prohibits the operation of medical marijuana cent...

UPDATE: Storm Leaves Thousands Still Without Power

Posted 12.27.2011 | Denver

The first snow storm of the season, dumping a foot and a half of snow across the state, has also left nearly 60,000 people still without power Thursda...

Fort Collins Medical Marijuana Workers Go Union

Posted 12.18.2011 | Denver

The workers at seven Fort Collins medical marijuana dispensaries have voted to join the United Food and Commercial Workers Union (UFCW), Colorado’s ...

Kenia Monge Murderer Sentenced For Another Attack (UPDATE)

AP/HuffPost | By P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 11.27.2011 | Denver

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- A man who admitted killing a woman who disappeared after leaving a Denver nightclub pleaded guilty Tuesday in a brutal Fort Col...

UPDATE: Charges DROPPED on Ft. Collins Woman Traveling With Over 20 Animals

Posted 09.28.2011 | Denver

Holiday Ann Christie, a 56-year-old Fort Collins, Colo. woman, was arrested last week and charged with 19 counts of animal cruelty for transporting 22...

‘Anonymous’ Hacker Arrested In Fort Collins

Posted 09.19.2011 | Denver

Vincent Charles Kershaw, a 27-year-old Fort Collins man, was arrested and charged with allegedly participating in a cyberattack on the PayPal website ...

New Belgium Wants More Cans

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.07.2011 | Denver

New Belgium Brewing Company is expanding its Fort Collins bottling hall to add in a 16,000-square-foot can line due to unexpected high can sales. L...

Woman Assaulted, Jumps From Burning 2nd-Story Apt

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.05.2011 | Denver

Fort Collins, Colorado police are still investigating the events that led Lydia Tillman, 30, to an apparent jump out of her burning apartment from a s...

GOP Money Used To Pay Off Gambling Debts, Cable Bills

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.05.2011 | Denver

Larry Carillo, former Larimer County Republican Party Chairman, has been charged with felony theft for allegedly embezzling thousands of dollars in GO...

UPDATE: Frontier Apologizes For Forcing Quadriplegic Man Off Flight

AP/Reuters | Posted 08.20.2011 | Denver

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- A quadriplegic Colorado man says he was humiliated after he was forced off a Frontier Airlines plane because a pilot said it wa...

UPDATE: CSU Student Shot In Drive-By Now In Fair Condition

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.06.2011 | Denver

Fort Collins police are investigating what appears to be a random drive-by shooting that wounded at 22-year-old female Colorado State University stude...