Community Gathers To Help Clean Vandalism Off Longmont Church

LONGMONT, Colo. (CBS4) – The community in Longmont came together on Sunday to help restore a beloved church after it was vandalized last week. The Community Christ Church suffered graffiti all over its property which police believe stemmed from other crimes earlier that night. (credit: CBS) The church, located on the corner of Martin Street and … Read more

Permits To Soon Be Required For Backcountry Camping In Rocky Mountain National Park

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (CBS4) – Rocky Mountain National Park will soon require permits for backcountry camping. The new system takes effect March 2 at 8 a.m., RMNP announced last week. (credit CBS) By visiting recreation.gov, campers can book a reservation and pay for it online for dates between May 1 and Oct. 31. Permits … Read more

National Western Stock Show President Sees Success In First Year Back After COVID

DENVER (CBS4) – As another January in Colorado draws to a close, so does another National Western Stock Show in Denver. After missing the 2021 affair due to COVID-19, President and CEO Paul Andrews says he’s glad 2022 went off without a hitch. “(It’s) A sigh of relief that we were able to put on … Read more

Foundation Advocates For Colorado Health Care Workers: ‘Human Behind The Badge’

DENVER (CBS4) – As the pandemic approaches the two-year mark, a Colorado organization is hoping it can get mental health assistance to health care workers. The All Clear Foundation is receiving nearly $2 Million from the U.S Department of Health and Human Services to reduce burnout and promote wellness. (credit: All Clear Foundation) “It’s the … Read more

Woman Stabbed To Death In Denver In Suspect Domestic Violence-Related Incident

DENVER (CBS4) – Denver police responded to the area near West Colfax Avenue and Sheridan Boulevard after  a woman was reportedly stabbed to death. Officers were called out late Friday night. Officers arrested Israel Casarez, 49, on suspicion of first degree murder. Investigators believe this was a domestic violence incident. Details about the victim have … Read more

Anthony Zaghab Of Centennial Imprisoned For Fraudulently Obtaining Pandemic Relief Funds

DENVER (CBS4) — Fifty-two-year-old Anthony Zaghab of Centennial was sentenced recently to 30 months in federal prison and ordered to repay the $708,141 he received from the U.S. government that was intended for businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Zaghab, according to the plea agreement in the case, committed three manners of fraud. First, he … Read more

Denver Police Investigating Shooting Which Resulted With 2 Shot, Hospitalized

DENVER (CBS4) – Denver police say two adults were taken to the hospital after they were apparently shot on Saturday afternoon. Police responded to the area near 52nd Avenue and Truckee Street. Police have not released many details about the shooting, but say the victims’ injuries do not appear to be life threatening. ALERT: #DPD is … Read more

Colorado Coal Town Grapples With Future As Plant Shuts Down

CRAIG, Colorado (AP) — In a quiet valley tucked away from Colorado’s bustling ski resorts, far from his hometown in northern Mexico, Trinidad Loya found a way to support his family’s American dream: Coal. He, his son and grandson — all named Trinidad Loya —worked for the coal plant in Craig, Colorado, with the eldest … Read more

Snowstorm Slows I-70 Travel To Colorado Mountains

GENESEE, Colo. (CBS4)– Snow bogged down traffic in and out of the mountains Friday evening as an alert went out about mountain travel. A storm that had the potential to dump over a half-foot of snow in places like Jefferson County, added to typical weekend travel woes. (credit: CBS) “I’m not from here. I have … Read more

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