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Friend of Fruita shooting victim says Saturday homicide was drug deal gone wrong

Thomas Stimbert calls 27-year-old Fruita shooting victim Joshua Chasteen his right hand man. He says the tragedy was a drug deal gone wrong.

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:15:42 GMT

Defense: Colorado theater gunman studied mind to fix his own

Defense lawyer Katherine Spengler said mental illness propelled James Holmes to commit the bloody and terrifying attack on a suburban Denver movie theater in July 2012

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:46:19 GMT

Grand Valley Nepalese community reacts to devastating earthquake

The Nepalese community in Grand Junction is reaching out for support and donations during this difficult time in their home country.

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:12:37 GMT

Senate committee to vote on felony DUI bill Tuesday

The felony DUI bill would make a fourth DUI a felony in Colorado punishable by up to six years in prison and a fine of as much as $500,000. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote on the measure Tuesday.

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:44:46 GMT

Body cameras, other police oversight bills advance in CO senate

Three bills aimed at increasing oversight on Colorado law enforcement, including expanding the use of body cameras, have advanced in the state Senate.

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:51:42 GMT

Colorado budget favors the "West Slope Way" approach to oil and gas

Many local oil and gas industry lobbyists are welcoming the state budget signed by Governor Hickenlooper late last week.

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:03:57 GMT

Judge Bottger rules formerly-convicted murderer Blagg to be held without bond

In a five page order issued Monday morning Judge David Bottger ruled that formerly-convicted murderer Michael Blagg is to be held without bond pending trial.

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 03:55:04 GMT

Healthy lifestyles to fight the epidemic of childhood obesity

According to the Centers for Disease Control, obesity has more than doubled in American children over the past 30 years.

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:07:31 GMT

Work incentives to help people with disabilities get back to work

If you're facing a disability or want to get out of the house and work as you age, here's your chance.

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:05:26 GMT

Police suspect man intentionally rams four cars

A Grand Junction man is arrested after police suspect he intentionally rammed four cars with his SUV on Monday afternoon.

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:28:59 GMT