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Weld County Schools Make Major Security Upgrade
The Weld RE-5J District has received a $334,000 grand to replace their old security system.
Colorado Ranks Among Top 20 Happiest States in America
The World Happiness Report is out and Colorado comes in at number 19 on the list. Wallet Hub compared all 50 states on environmental factors like income level, activity and emotional health.
8-Year-Old Colorado Boy Attacked By Mountain Lion Tells The Story
8 year old Pike Carlson and his family are speaking out after being brutally attacked by a mountain lion outside his home in Bailey, Colorado.
Fort Collins School Asks For Exemption From LGBTQ Sex Education Law
Liberty Common School in Fort Collins is the first school in the state to ask for exemption from a new sex education law that requires teaching consent and providing information for LGBTQ students.
Bear Causes Rocky Mountain High School Lock Out
The High School office manager has confirmed that Rocky Mountain High School is currently in a lockout due to a bear in the area of the school.
Toddler Found in Longmont Motel with Significant Injuries
Police were called to a Longmont motel Monday afternoon to investigate a possible child abuse case. They found a toddler with "significant injuries" and arrested a man, Cristian Hernandez on charges of attempted murder, child abuse, domestic violence and assault.
Fort Collins Judge Throws Out Topless Ban
A Fort Collins judge has erased language barring women from going topless in public from the Fort Collins public nudity code.
Labor Day Boaters Spot Bear On Horsetooth Reservoir Shore
Labor Day boaters quickly pulled out their cameras when they saw a black bear on the shores of Horsetooth Reservoir over the weekend.
Colorado Woman Who Gave Birth Alone in Jail is Suing Denver
Sanchez has filed a lawsuit alleging that the jail chose convenience over compassion while she was in pain and giving birth.
Loveland School Suspends Student After He Goes Shooting With Family
A family outing in Northern Colorado came with an unexpected surprise when a 16-year-old Loveland High School Junior found out he was suspended from school pending an investigation.
Armed Gang Leader Wanted On Cocaine Charges May Be In Colorado
Authorities are warning Colorado residents to be on the look out for a 'armed and dangerous' wanted fugitive from Florida.
Four Wheeler Stolen From Northern Colorado Man With Autism
Kevin Netik is the owner of the Yamaha Rhino utility side-by-side. Kevin's sister tells Denver 7 that this is how Kevin feels independent, saying "It's his lifeline almost."