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U.S. 36 closed north of Boulder because of crash - Sat, 23 Jun 2018
U.S. 36 is closed in both directions between St. Vrain Road and Nelson Road because of a three-vehicle crash that has left at least one person hospitalized.

Oil and gas firm says it plans to drill on Erie, Weld County land near Lafayette border - Sat, 23 Jun 2018
Extraction Oil and Gas subsidiary 8 North LLC filed new paperwork on Thursday specifying the locations where it plans to drill just outside Boulder County's eastern border, officials announced late Friday afternoon.

'She'll be missed': Circumstances around Boulder County woman's suspicious death still a mystery to friends - Thu, 21 Jun 2018
Deborah De Pinto grew up in a family that owned and operated a restaurant and had always worked in a kitchen growing up. So 12 years ago when her friend Paul Houle, now the director of campus dining services at the University of Colorado, saw there was a chef opening at the Boulder campus, he encouraged her to take it.

Lafayette man charged with assaulting driver with a bat in Boulder County road-rage incident - Thu, 21 Jun 2018
A Lafayette man has been charged with assault after police say he hit a man with a baseball bat during a road-rage incident Sunday, but the suspect has claimed it was in self-defense.

Officials to plan future testing for contamination of wells in western Boulder County - Thu, 21 Jun 2018
Local, state and federal officials told residents in the western Boulder County area served by the Sugarloaf Fire Protection District they will meet soon to create a plan for future testing, as needed, for perfluorinated compounds in area well water.

Boulder County farmers recovering from hailstorms' aftermath - Thu, 21 Jun 2018
Boulder County farmers and the people they supply with food were dealing with the aftermath of strong hailstorms that struck Boulder County on Monday and Tuesday and shredded some crops down to the stalks.

Woman killed in crash on Boulder-bound Diagonal ran red light, troopers say - Thu, 21 Jun 2018
Investigators believe the 70-year-old woman who died Monday when her SUV was hit by a tow truck on the Diagonal Highway near Niwot ran a red light and caused the collision.

Crestone hopes to keep planned Boulder County wells in place despite flood concerns - Thu, 21 Jun 2018
Crestone Peak Resources would like to keep its drilling operations in place despite concerns over flooding on Boulder County's Wheeler open space.

Colorado State Patrol trooper charged in Boulder County invasion of privacy case - Wed, 20 Jun 2018
A Colorado State Patrol trooper is being prosecuted in Boulder on allegations of invasion of privacy for sexual gratification.

Husband facing murder charge in wife's death at Boulder mobile home park - Wed, 20 Jun 2018
A Boulder County man faces a second-degree murder charge in the death of his wife, who was found unresponsive Monday evening at the Ponderosa Mobile Home Park.

Boulder County and Boulder add 'civil conspiracy' to climate change lawsuit - Wed, 20 Jun 2018
Boulder County and the city of Boulder have amended their climate change lawsuit against two fossil fuel producers to add another cause for the action, alleging that both ExxonMobil and Suncor Energy engaged in a "civil conspiracy."

Boulder County spared large hail Tuesday, but the damage was already done - Wed, 20 Jun 2018
Residents of Boulder County spent Tuesday surveying the aftermath of a storm on Monday that dropped 3-inch hailstones, leaving cars with broken windshields and dented hoods.