Posted 5:00 PM 6/19/2013 by Kirsten Bennett
A bat found on San Carlos Road between La Vista and Starlight Roads tested positive for rabies. Public health officials warn individuals, especially children, to stay away from bats.
Rabies is caused by a virus transmitted by the bite of an infected animal. Bat teeth are very small and (More)
Posted 9:21 PM 6/18/2013 by Juice Godfrey
DENVER (AP) - The gold that will be used to replace the gilding on the state Capitol dome is back in Colorado after being transformed into gold leaf in Italy. Gov. John Hickenlooper accepted the gold during a ceremony Tuesday morning at the Capitol. About $120,000 worth of (More)More Stories from 6/18/2013
Posted 2:41 PM 6/17/2013 by Juice Godfrey
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Authorities say it could be up to eight weeks before autopsy results are released on a man who was found dead at a Casper shooting range with a single gunshot wound to his chest. Natrona County Coroner Connie Jacobson tells the Casper Star-Tribune a group of (More)
Posted 10:27 PM 6/16/2013 by Andy Koen
Rodeo season in Colorado Springs starts with two big events: the Street Breakfast and the departure of the Pikes Peak Range Riders. However, this summer the cowboys will be staying close to home.
The Range Riders have canceled their annual trip around Pikes Peak for just the second time in (More)
Posted 1:05 AM 6/15/2013 by Juice Godfrey
DENVER (AP) - The Colorado Department of Corrections has dismissed the director of its parole division, weeks after saying he was taking a leave of absence. Staff members were told Thursday of Tim Hand's firing, effective June 30. The department didn't release reasons, and Hand didn't (More)