Hickenlooper Economic Tour

DURANGO, Colo. (AP) – Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper is touring Colorado to promote an economic initiative he unveiled last week that aims to help the state recover from the recession. Hickenlooper is visiting businesses in Durango, Grand Junction and Hayden on Friday to talk about his “Colorado Blueprint” plan. It outlines dozens of goals for … Read more

Four Dead in Three Separate Colorado Springs Shootings

COLORADO SPRINGS. Colo (AP) – Police say four people are dead in two separate shootings in Colorado Springs. Sergeant David Edmondson says the violence occurred late Wednesday night. Details are still sketchy. He says three men were killed near Montebello and Mira Loma Circle in central Colorado Springs. When police arrived to investigate shots being … Read more

Edwards CMC Office Burglarized

The Eagle County Sheriff\’s Office is seeking the public\’s assistance in identifying the suspect involved in a burglary that took place sometime between the evening of Tuesday July 26th and Wednesday morning July 27th at Colorado Mountain College, located at 150 Miller Ranch Road in Edwards. The suspect used tools to gain entry to a … Read more

Postal Service Looks at Closing 70 Colorado Post Offices

DENVER (AP) – The Postal Service is reviewing 70 post offices for possible closure in Colorado as the agency struggles with financial problems. The list has communities scrambling to convince the agency their post offices are still needed. The financially troubled agency announced Tuesday that it will study whether to close more than 3,600 local … Read more

Tebow Back to Work

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – Eager to get back to work, Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow has arrived early at team headquarters. With the lockout lifted, Tebow was one of the first players to report for voluntary workouts Tuesday, driving through the gates at 7:40 a.m. This soon could be Tebow’s team, especially with rumors swirling … Read more

Rockies’ Giambi on the 15 Day DL

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Colorado Rockies placed five-time All-Star Jason Giambi on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, a day after he strained his left quad running to first base in a loss to the Dodgers. This is the fifth time the 17-year veteran has been on the disabled list and the first since 2009 … Read more

Kershaw Frustrates Rockies in 3-2 Win

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Clayton Kershaw outpitched Jhoulys Chacin with 6 gritty innings to win his fourth straight start, Matt Kemp drove in two runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 3-2 on Tuesday night for their fourth consecutive victory. Kershaw (12-4) threw a career-high 125 pitches in his 105th big league … Read more

RNC Chairman Building Colorado Coalition

DENVER (AP) – Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus says he is building resources and relationships in Colorado as the race to defeat President Barack Obama heats up. The Republican Party is trying to rally support after Obama won Colorado by 8 percentage points in 2008. Priebus was in Denver on Tuesday to meet with … Read more

1100 People Must Retake Driver’s Test

DENVER (AP) – More than 1,100 people must retake their driving test after the Colorado Department of Revenue shut down a driving school. Department officials say the owner of Ola’s Driving School was suspended from administering driving tests Tuesday while an investigation continues into whether he accepted cash in exchange for certifying driving tests. According … Read more