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Deputies fatally shoot suspect in northern Colorado

Apr. 15, 2022 11:50 AM EDT

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities in northern Colorado are investigating the fatal shooting of a man by sheriff's deputies. Two deputies attempted to contact the unidentified man Thursday afternoon at the Larimer County landfill and opened fire, hitting the suspect, the...

Convicted killer from MN dies after chase ending in Colorado

Apr. 05, 2022 13:07 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A man convicted of killing his wife in Minnesota in 1999 has died following a law enforcement pursuit from Wyoming to Colorado, according to state patrol officials. Troopers began chasing 66-year-old Craig Licari on Highway 85 out of Cheyenne Thursday when he...

Bicycle group seeks new trails under proposed power lines

Mar. 19, 2022 10:11 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s many planned power lines have caught the attention of bicycle advocates. Over the next few years, power utilities are set to build hundreds of miles of new transmissions lines to assist the transition to renewable energy. The planned routes will link...

Colorado Senate hopeful 'argumentative' with police at party

Mar. 18, 2022 15:28 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Gino Campana, a developer who is running for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Colorado, was warned by police that he risked being arrested for obstruction after he became argumentative with them about being cited for a noise violation during his daughter's high school...

Colorado State amends Medved's deal through '28-29 season

Mar. 13, 2022 19:58 PM EDT

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado State amended the contract of basketball coach Niko Medved in a move that would keep him in charge of the Rams through the 2028-29 season. Medved’s new deal was announced Sunday just as the Rams found out they would be making their first NCAA...

Cattle ranchers don't want Montana wolves moved to Colorado

Mar. 08, 2022 14:43 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — The Montana Stockgrowers Association has asked its state wildlife agency to reject any requests to capture wolves in Montana to be transplanted in Colorado, after voters there narrowly passed a wolf reintroduction plan. The Montana cattle ranchers say...

Roddy scores 23 to lift Colorado St. past Boise St. 71-68

Mar. 05, 2022 23:03 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — James Moors scored at the basket with just under a minute to play to give Colorado State the lead and Kendle Moore added two free throws as the Rams beat Boise State, 71-68 on Saturday night. David Roddy had 23 points Moore had 19 points for Colorado...

Roddy scores 26 to carry Colorado St. over Wyoming 61-55

Feb. 23, 2022 23:56 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — David Roddy had 26 points and 11 rebounds as Colorado State defeated Wyoming 61-55 on Wednesday night. Chandler Jacobs had 18 points and seven rebounds for Colorado State (22-4, 12-4 Mountain West Conference). Isaiah Stevens added 10 points and six...