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Thomas' 20 help Northern Colorado defeat Idaho 76-62

Feb. 22, 2024 22:42 PM EST

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Saint Thomas' 20 points helped Northern Colorado defeat Idaho 76-62 on Thursday night. Thomas also had eight assists for the Bears (17-10, 10-4 Big Sky Conference). Brock Wisne scored 19 points and added six rebounds. Dejour Reaves had 13 points and shot 4 for...

Former Colorado police officer appeals conviction in Black man Elijah McClain's death

Feb. 22, 2024 18:04 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A former Colorado police officer is appealing his conviction by a jury for his role in the death of Eljiah McClain, a 23-year-old Black man who died after being stopped by police in a Denver suburb in 2019. Lawyers for Randy Roedema filed a notice of appeal with the...

DMC Global: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 22, 2024 16:45 PM EST

BROOMFIELD, Colo. (AP) — BROOMFIELD, Colo. (AP) — DMC Global Inc. (BOOM) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $183,000. The Broomfield, Colorado-based company said it had net income of 1 cent per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 26 cents per...

Northern Colorado faces Idaho after Reaves' 24-point showing

Feb. 22, 2024 03:56 AM EST

Idaho Vandals (10-16, 4-9 Big Sky) at Northern Colorado Bears (16-10, 9-4 Big Sky) Greeley, Colorado; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Bears -10.5; over/under is 145.5 BOTTOM LINE: Northern Colorado plays the Idaho Vandals after Dejour...

A Colorado man died after a Gila monster bite. Opinions and laws on keeping the lizard as a pet vary

Feb. 22, 2024 00:14 AM EST

A Colorado man who died after getting bitten by a Gila monster was hardly alone in having the gnarly looking lizard for a pet. They're legal to own in most states, easily found through breeders and at reptile shows, and widely regarded for their striking color patterns and typically...

Decaying bodies and fake ashes spur Colorado to confront lax funeral home oversight

Feb. 21, 2024 19:11 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — On the heels of two egregious cases of funeral home owners allegedly mishandling bodies and cremated remains, Colorado lawmakers aimed Wednesday at trying to shore up the state’s lax regulations that failed to prevent the horrific incidents. A bipartisan House...

A Colorado man is dead after a pet Gila monster bite

Feb. 21, 2024 09:37 AM EST

A Colorado man has died after being bitten by his pet Gila monster in what would be a rare death by one of the desert lizards if the creature's venom turns out to have been the cause. Christopher Ward, 34, was taken to a hospital shortly after being bitten by one of his two pet Gila...

Reaves leads Northern Colorado against Idaho after 24-point performance

Feb. 21, 2024 03:49 AM EST

Idaho Vandals (10-16, 4-9 Big Sky) at Northern Colorado Bears (16-10, 9-4 Big Sky) Greeley, Colorado; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Northern Colorado plays the Idaho Vandals after Dejour Reaves scored 24 points in Northern Colorado's 80-75 win against the...

Judge sets $5M bond for Colorado student accused of killing his dorm roommate and another person

Feb. 20, 2024 19:23 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A judge on Tuesday raised the bond for a student being held in the deaths of two people shot in a dorm room at a Colorado college to $5 million after a prosecutor said there were indications he tried to flee and had a gun when he was arrested. The bond for Nicholas...

Student arrested on murder charges after 2 found dead in a Colorado college dorm

Feb. 19, 2024 18:18 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A student was arrested Monday on murder charges over the shootings of two people who were found dead in a dorm room last week at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs, police said. The Colorado Springs Police Department said they arrested Nicholas Jordan, 25,...