Boulder residents raise concerns after drone hits Mapleton Hill home

A drone is flown near Colo. 66 and Interstate 25 in Mead in April. (<i>Lewis Geyer / Staff Photographer</i>)<p>Gretchen Lang, a resident of Boulder's Mapleton …


Subaru driver cited for careless driving in crash that tipped RTD bus east of Boulder

The driver of a Subaru that investigators say forced an RTD bus off the road just east of Boulder this week — causing it to skid off a sidewalk and …


Boulder church to hold second 'Blessing of the Bicycles'

The Community United Church of Christ in Boulder is holding its second "Blessing of the Bicycles" on Sunday at 11:15 a.m. following church services.


East of Boulder Junction, plans for a major office-park expansion

A proposed expansion of the Pearl East office park could bring hundreds of new employees to the already fast-changing area in and to the east of …


Tolls on U.S. 36, I-25 express lanes may soon be more costly

The cost of sailing briskly along the express lanes on U.S. 36 and Interstate 25 could soon be going up, if proposed rate hikes announced Thursday …


Gunbarrel man who shot neighbor in squirrel-feeding dispute found guilty of attempted murder

Related Stories<p>Jun 22:<br>• Jury deliberating attempted-murder case stemming from Boulder County squirrel dispute<br>• Jun 19:<br>• Trial opens in attempted-murder …


Boulder jeweler Peter Rosen closing his shop after 41 years on Pearl Street

Peter Rosen's first foray into making and selling jewelry almost ended in an arrest. Hawking his wares on the University of Colorado campus in the …


Boulder sees second high temperature record this week

Boulder broke another heat record on Wednesday when the temperature reached 98 degrees.<p>Local meteorologist Matt Kelsch announced on Twitter that the …

Climate Change

Ladybug look-alikes descend upon Boulder County for rare and concerning leaf feast

About seven weeks ago, residents in the area of Ogallala Road — a few miles south of Longmont and north of Boulder along Left Hand Creek — started …


Gabriel Master Blaster G performs on Boulder's Pearl Street Mall

(<i>Cliff Grassmick / Staff Photographer</i>)<p>Gabriel Master Blaster G was dancing and playing on the Pearl Street Mall in Boulder on Wednesday.<p>He has …


Boulder weather: High of 88 with a chance of afternoon storms

<b>Five-day forecast</b><br>Check out what weather is in store for the Boulder County area here <b><br>National Weather Service</b><br>See what the National Weather service is …


Climber rescued after 25-foot fall in Boulder Canyon

Boulder County crews rescued a climber who fell between 20 and 25 feet near Boulder Falls on Wednesday evening.


Neil Gorsuch lists his Boulder County home for sale for $1.7 million

New Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch is selling his Boulder County home. The four-bedroom, five-bath property on three acres — with room for horses …

Real Estate

Driver was racing when he struck CU student in Boulder hit-and-run, police say

Ruben Diaz (<i>Boulder County Sheriff's Office</i>)<p>Related Stories<p>Jun 19:<br>• Fund set up for CU student seriously injured in Boulder hit-and-run<br>• Jun 15:<br>• Boulder …


Summer vacation: Never mind the hike. Where's the hammock?

Never mind the hike. Where's the hammock?<p>A new poll about summer travel finds that the No. 1 thing Americans want to do on vacation is ... …


Boulder County open house to present proposed Arapahoe Road/Colo. 7 improvements

The Boulder County Transportation Department and is consultants will host a Monday night open house to present recommended alternatives for future …


Longmont residents sound off on possible downtown parking changes

Proposals for several changes in the availability of public parking spaces in downtown Longmont drew mixed reactions from people at Wednesday …

Urban Design

Moose of Rocky Mountain National Park by Rick Martinez

Moose of Rocky Mountain National Park Photo by Rick Martinez<p>Moose of Rocky Mountain National Park Photo by Rick Martinez<p>Moose of Rocky Mountain …

National Parks

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art employees resign after alleging abuse, labor violations

At least four employees of the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art have resigned after alleging the museum's executive director violated labor laws …

Museums of Contemporary Art

Hold the phone. Did Colorado just make it legal to text and drive?

<p>A little-noticed provision in Colorado’s new texting-while-driving law, which strengthens penalties for scofflaws, says the practice isn’t illegal …

Distracted Driving

Moose and calf seen roaming near downtown Boulder

A moose and her calf were spotted wandering around downtown Boulder on Tuesday, and police are cautioning the public to stay away from the wild …


Train derailed in Boulder; drivers asked to avoid Arapahoe Ave.

Boulder police advised drivers to avoid Arapahoe Avenue between 55th Street and 63rd Street because a train has derailed.<p>Police said on Twitter that …


'Fast Eddie' Ermoian, beloved Boulder hot dog slinger, dies at 80

Eddie Ermoian, a longtime mainstay of Boulder's Pearl Street Mall who could deliver a joke and a no-nonsense Chicago-style hot dog without missing a …


Trump budget cuts, GOP health care bill could hurt programs that aid a half-million Colorado kids, DeGette says

<p>U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette on Monday called for a stop to the "hyperpartisan" politics she says are fueling the GOP health care bill that - along …


Boulder Community Health ERs join pilot on alternative pain protocols

The Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) is launching an initiative to reduce the use of opioids in emergency rooms, and two local hospitals are …

Health Care

Skewed reality: Fake news twice as influential as fact-checking sites, CU study finds

To the detriment of reality and facts, fake news outlets had around twice as much influence on the media landscape as fact-checking websites from …


Cynthia and Mike Coffman have filed for divorce after 12 years of marriage

Cynthia and Mike Coffman in 2005.<p>Republican power couple Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman and U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman filed for divorce over …


Longmont crews douse small grass fire east of Great Western Sugar Company

Longmont crews extinguished a small grass fire that burned fewer than 5 acres east of the Great Western Sugar Company, police Cmdr.


Renewed tax could fund north Boulder library, renovated pool, new fire station

What might a tax renewal fund?Boulder City Council members are expected to vote to place on the 2017 city ballot a renewal of the "Community, Culture …


Proposed Longmont Shadowgrass Apartments spark ire in neighbors

Neighbors in northeast Longmont are not happy with the proposed 256-unit apartment complex planned for the southwest corner of 17th Avenue and County …