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- Legislative committee passes new restrictions on marijuana edibles Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:12:29 MDT
- A bill in the Colorado legislature to put extra safety restrictions on marijuana-infused edible products passed its first test Thursday.
- Suspicious backpack at Smoky Hill High prompts evac, dismissal Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:06:15 MDT
- A metro area high school was evacuated Friday as a precautionary measure after two students reported someone carrying a suspicious backpack with white powder.
- Arvada Mayor Marc Williams pledges no red light cameras in State of the City speech Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:03:30 MDT
- ARVADA — Arvada Mayor Marc Williams talked Friday about the strong financial health of the city and a "sea change" that will happen with the 2016 arrival of the Gold Line Light Rail.
- Matt Jones introduces road bills in response to U.S. 36 controversy Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:01:08 MDT
- Two bills introduced Friday in the legislature aim to open toll roads to greater public review as well as to more fuel-efficient vehicles like electric cars.
- Woman killed in Observatory Park home said husband ate pot candy Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:00:35 MDT
- An Observatory Park woman urged police in a 911 call to hurry while her husband ranted about eating marijuana candy and the end of the world moments before he allegedly shot her to death.
- Historians: Colorado's Ludlow Massacre lives on in people and politics Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:58:34 MDT
- A granite monument on a dusty plain in southern Colorado stands as a reminder of the Ludlow Massacre, in which, 100 years ago Sunday, 11 children and two women died amid a coal-miners strike.
- Observatory Park man charged in wife's murder; pot shop pulls edibles Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:57:40 MDT
- Prosecutors have filed a charge of first-degree murder after deliberation against a 47-year-old Observatory Park man accused of killing his wife while she pleaded for help on a call with a 911 operator.
- Car hits school bus in Larimer County; 2 adults 3 kids hurt Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:32:44 MDT
- Two adults and three children were injured Friday morning when a car rear-ended a school bus in Larimer County.
- Virus outbreaks in four Colorado prisons force limits on Easter visits Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:17:00 MDT
- Four Colorado prisons have canceled or restricted inmate visitation of family and friends in Denver, Cañon City and Pueblo because of virus outbreaks that have sickened 244 inmates,
- 4/20 in Denver: The rise of a new entertainment holiday Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:54:16 MDT
- As Denver musician Wes Watkins booked springtime shows for his gospel-tinged band the Other Black, one date on the calendar took absolute priority.
- Trial dates set for parents accused of keeping kids in squalid apartment Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:42:04 MDT
- Trial dates have been set for a Denver couple accused of keeping their four young boys in a filthy apartment.
- Town of Montezuma election is focus of election-fraud investigation Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:40:32 MDT
- This teeny town at a dirt-street dead end high in the mountains of Summit County has long been included on lists of Colorado ghost towns.
- Wellington man, allegedly armed, flees domestic violence scene Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:49:58 MDT
- A man was arrested in Larimer County early Friday morning after fleeing a "heated" family argument in which he was allegedly armed with a gun.
- Denver weather: Mostly sunny, record warmth possible Friday Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:44:36 MDT
- Mostly sunny skies and warmer-than-average temperatures are in the Denver weather forecast on Friday.
- Daily Digest: The best hope for life on another planet, plus 9 more stories Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:32:00 MDT
- Your daily resource for late-breaking news, upcoming events, the Denver weather forecast, Denver traffic information, and the stories that will be talked about today, April 18, 2014.