Latest Colorado News

The Latest: Storm causes avalanche, crashes across Utah

Jan. 22, 2019 12:43 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — The Latest on a snowstorm in the Rockies (all times local): 10:30 a.m. A powerful winter storm has caused traffic accidents, power outages and even an avalanche in Utah. Little Cottonwood Canyon reopened Tuesday morning, a day after an avalanche closed the canyon and State Route 210....

Parts of Interstate 70 closed in western Kansas

Jan. 22, 2019 11:30 AM EST

GOODLAND, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Department of Transportation says Interstate 70 from Goodland to the Colorado border is closed because of winter weather conditions in Colorado and expected snow in western Kansas. The interstate was closed about 9:30 a.m. Tuesday after parts of the interstate were shut...

Blowing snow in Colorado closes schools, highway stretches

Jan. 22, 2019 10:55 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Blowing snow and icy roads in suburban Denver and other parts of eastern Colorado have closed schools and shut down highways. Stretches of Interstate 70 were closed Tuesday, preventing travelers headed from near the Kansas border from reaching the Denver area. Winds in some places were...

Minnesota native dies from injuries in New Mexico avalanche

Jan. 22, 2019 8:31 AM EST

BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) — A second person who died from injuries sustained in an avalanche at a northern New Mexico ski resort is a Minnesota native. The deceased skier has been identified by family as 22-year-old Corey Borg-Massanari, who was raised in Brainerd. Borg-Massanari moved to Vail, Colorado from...

Coyle's third-period goal sends Wild past Golden Knights 4-2

Jan. 21, 2019 11:15 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights' home arena has a reputation among some NHL players as being one of the toughest to play in and loudest in the league. The Minnesota Wild don't mind it a bit. Charlie Coyle scored his second game-winning goal of the season with 5:31 remaining Monday to lift the...

Davis, Radebaugh lead Northern Colorado past Idaho State

Jan. 21, 2019 10:55 PM EST

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Jordan Davis scored 19 points with eight assists, Jonah Radebaugh scored 16 with eight rebounds and Northern Colorado beat Idaho State 77-53 on Monday night. Radebuagh and Davis each made a 3-pointer in a 14-scond span right before halftime and the Bears led 42-27 at intermission....

Coyle scores, Wild beat Golden Knights 4-2

Jan. 21, 2019 10:38 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Charlie Coyle scored his second game-winning goal of the season with 5:31 remaining to lift the Minnesota Wild past the Vegas Golden Knights 4-2 on Monday. With the win, the Wild moved past Colorado and Vancouver into the top wild-card slot in the Western Conference. Minnesota takes on...

Second skier dies in aftermath of New Mexico avalanche

Jan. 21, 2019 9:17 PM EST

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A second person died from injuries sustained in an avalanche last week at a northern New Mexico ski resort, relatives and a hospital official said Monday. The deceased skier was identified by family as 22-year-old Corey Borg-Massanari of Vail, Colorado, who had moved to Colorado from...

Chris Harris replaces Stephon Gilmore in Pro Bowl

Jan. 21, 2019 8:21 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. was named to the 2019 Pro Bowl on Monday, replacing New England Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore, who's playing in Super Bowl 53. This will be the fourth Pro Bowl for Harris, who missed the final month of the season after breaking his lower...

Predators beat Avalanche 4-1, Laviolette earns win No. 600

Jan. 21, 2019 7:16 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Peter Laviolette and his goaltender had a lot in common — both were skillful in the art of deflecting. In Laviolette's case, it was too much of the credit after earning victory No. 600 as an NHL coach. "Tonight was a team win," the Predators coach said. On a milestone Monday for...