A controlled burn in Boone ends up burning an acre and causing problems for a main power line.
It happened Sunday afternoon at the intersection of 209 and highway 50 east.
Firefighters say they responded quickly and were able to put it out, but it still caused some problems... more »
The Pueblo County woman who had more than 60 animals taken from her property has a history of animal abuse. Valeria Harris, 55, has pleaded guilty on two previous occasions for animal cruelty, but this latest case is certainly the largest.
Investigators reported not finding any food or water... more »
At minimum it will cost Pueblo Animal Services and the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region $20,000 to care for the 34 horses, 31 dogs and a llama that seized from a Boone woman's property Friday.
This is the third time Valerie Harris, 55, has been charged with... more »
55 year old Valerie Harris of Boone is in a Pueblo County jail cell, facing felony animal cruelty charges in one of the worst cases authorities have ever come across. "The conditions were deplorable." explains Joe Stafford, the Pikes Peak Humane Society's Regional Director of Animal Law Enforcement
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The small town of Boone, East of Pueblo, is working around the clock to get the water turned back on.
Residents haven't had water for 3 days after a major water main break. City officials attempted to install an additional water pipe but it failed. Crews hope to have... more »