Boulder

Boulder rapist back in Colorado after alleged parole violations in California

Christopher Lawyer, the convicted Boulder rapist and court-designated “sexually violent predator,” is back in Colorado after being accused of …

Crime

Oil and gas firms looking to acquire mineral rights for property in northeast Boulder County

Property owners in northeast Boulder County just north of Longmont had mixed reactions when they were approached by an oil and gas industry group …

Oil & Gas Industry

Volkswagen crushed by boulder on mountain road in southwest China

Heavy rains caused the boulder to fall<p>Mountain roads pose countless hazards, even if you're a capable and cautious driver. In China's Sichuan province, heavy rains caused a boulder to slide down a cliff and smash an unlucky Volkswagen. According to <i>The West Australian</i>, all four passengers survived …

Colorado

Teen trapped and injured by boulder in Laguna Beach

A teenager was rescued in Laguna Beach on Wednesday after a boulder fell and possibly severed his right arm while he was below a cliff, authorities said.<p>About 3:20 p.m., rescuers were called to Emerald Bay, where the 15-year-old was by the rocks in the ocean about 100 feet down the cliff, said …

Laguna Beach

Boulder accepting human services fund proposals

Boulder's Human Services Department is accepting proposals for the 2019 Human Services Fund, which has $2.1 million in funds available for community …

Colorado

Man stabbed six times during fight on University Hill, Boulder police say

A man was arrested after Boulder police say he stabbed another man six times — including in the neck — after an argument on University Hill on …

Crime

Inside New NRA-Backed Attempt to Kill Boulder's Assault Weapons Ban

Anthony Fabian heads the Colorado State Shooting Association.<p>As Westfall reads the statute, he sees it as clear evidence that "local jurisdictions …

Assault Weapons Ban

Rush Bowls opens new headquarters in Gunbarrel

Boulder-based fast-casual restaurant chain Rush Bowls, founded by Andrew Pudalov, has opened a new corporate headquarters and test kitchen in …

Fast Casual

Nutrition Talk: Feeding the body feeds the brain

When the topic of diet and health comes up, the focus is usually on either managing weight or health conditions, like diabetes and heart disease. …

Holistic Medicine

Noodles Co. quarterly revenues rise, company still posts losses

Broomfield-based fast casual restaurant chain Noodles & Company announced Wednesday the company's revenue for the second quarter of fiscal year 2018. …

Colorado

Longmont Optimists Club, Pumphouse Brewery team up to fundraise for new fire safety house

<b>Donating to the Fire Safety House</b><p><b>Firehouse Red IPA:</b> Pints are $5.25 at The Pumphouse Brewery, 540 Main St; $2 from every pint goes to the Fire Safety …

Colorado

Louisville company's Main Street redevelopment bid stalled as builders weigh new plans

Boulder Creek Neighborhoods' bid to redevelop its Louisville office space, heralded as the Terraces on Main, may likely take a different shape than …

Urban Design

Ball Aerospace VP Jim Oschmann retiring from firm

Jim Oschmann, vice president and civil space division general manager of Boulder-based Ball Aerospace, is retiring from the company, according to a …

Colorado

Boulder's Lynn Guissinger is sole candidate for RTD board's District O seat

Lynn Guissinger (<i>Courtesy photo</i>)<p>Boulder resident Lynn Guissinger is all but assured of being elected in November to fill the District O seat on the …

Colorado

Diagonal Crossing apartment, retail development breaks ground in north Boulder

A 20-acre strip of empty land that sits on a prominent stretch of Boulder's northeast gateway is on its way to becoming a new apartment and retail …

Colorado

Boulder HOP route to get new schedule

Boulder's HOP bus route will begin following a new schedule, including expanded weekend service, Aug. 26. (<i>Cliff Grassmick / Staff …

Trains

Longmont man accused of driving car toward neighbors while drunk

Abel Elizondo (<i>Boulder County Sheriff's Office</i>)<p>A Longmont man accused of driving under the influence and aggressively maneuvering his car toward …

Crime

Longmont and Boulder farmers markets: Peaches peaking perfectly

<b>If you go</b><p><b>Boulder Farmers Market</b><p>13th Street and Canyon Boulevard<p>8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 17<p>4-8 p.m. Wednesdays through Oct. 3<p><b>Lafayette</b> …

Peaches

Workout: 'American Ninja Warrior' brings Ninja Nation to Boulder County

<i>Ninja Nation, 1700 Coal Creek Drive, Lafayette, 720-603-9155, injanation.com</i><p><b>Instructor:</b> Jamie Rahn competed on seven seasons of NBC's "American Ninja …

Colorado

University of Colorado President Bruce Benson announces retirement

University of Colorado President Bruce Benson announced Wednesday morning he would retire, effective July 2019.<p>Benson has served at the helm of the …

University of Colorado

Boulder council votes to buy 442 acres of open space with Jefferson County

The lone public speaker at Tuesday's public hearing on the purchase of Lippincott Ranch open space summed up the council's feelings nicely: …

Colorado

Bands on the Bricks and other Boulder-area events for Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Bands on the BricksDance, drink and unwind at Boulder's outdoor summer concert series on the Pearl Street Mall.

Colorado

Boulder scientists join major study of smoke from western wildfires

There will be an additional plane in the air over wildfires in the northwestern United States in coming weeks, but it won't be there trying to put …

Climate Change

Review: Vibrant 'Cyrano de Bergerac' fits mood, mission of Colorado Shakespeare Festival

Colorado Shakespeare Festival's fast-paced, tender take on "Cyrano de Bergerac" is a production full of stellar performances, swashbuckling action …

Colorado

With a little downsizing, Mapleton senior community gets council's OK

The former hospital site 311 Mapleton will be allowed to host a planned senior housing and care community if a handful of its 11 buildings shrink, …

Colorado

Sunny skies with a high of 95 in Boulder today

<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 …

Weather

Rallies against corruption planned in Boulder, Longmont

President Donald Trump, left and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands during a joint news conference after their summit Monday in Helsinki, …

Donald Trump

Car crushed by falling boulder in shocking video

Have you ever made a joke about a “Beware of Falling Rock” sign you drove by? Prepare to be scared straight.<p>Dashcam footage captured the moment a car in Sichuan, China, was hit by a giant boulder that was loosened from a cliff by heavy rains.<p>The video shot from a vehicle following a Volkswagen …

Boulder

George Will: 'America first' president is a sad, embarrassing wreck of a man

George Will Washington Post<p>WASHINGTON — America's child president had a playdate with a KGB alumnus, who surely enjoyed providing daycare. It was a …

Donald Trump

Teen in California gets trapped beneath boulder, arm partially severed, report says

Authorities in California rushed to a teen’s aid on Wednesday after the boy was struck by a boulder, resulting in his arm becoming partially detached from his body, a report said.<p>The Orange County Fire Authority tweeted that remote rescue went to the scene at 3:20 p.m. regarding “a person trapped …

Laguna Beach