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Colorado man facing marijuana charges in Iowa

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National career college chain to close 2 Colorado campuses

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Deadly Rollover Crash Causes Delays NB I-25

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Deadly Rollover Crash Causes Delays NB I-25


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PD: 14-year-old driving stolen pickup crashes into fuel truck

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Off-Ramp Closure Planned As Part Of Construction

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Walmart Shooting Suspect Officially Charged With First-Degree Murder

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Walmart shooting suspect expected to be charged Monday

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77 pounds of marijuana seized in Sioux City traffic stop
SIOUX CITY | A Colorado man was arrested in Sioux City for having 77 pounds of marijuana in his vehicle Sunday, authorities say. Darrel Allen Wait, 34, of Thornton, Colorado, has been charged with possession with intent to deliver, two counts of possession of marijuana, possession of prescription drugs and other charges. A Woodbury County Sheriff's Deputy stopped Wait's vehicle in Sioux City Sunday, according to a press release Wednesday   Read More ...
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Colorado man facing marijuana charges in Iowa
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Northwest Iowa authorities say they arrested a Colorado man with 77 pounds of marijuana in his vehicle. Court records say 34-year-old Darrel Wait, of Thornton, Colorado, is charged with two counts of possession of a controlled drug and with other crimes. Wait's attorney didn't immediately return a call Thursday from The Associated Press. Authorities say a Woodbury County sheriff's deputy made a traffic stop on Wait's vehicle Sunday   Read More ...
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Colorado man facing marijuana charges in Iowa
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Northwest Iowa authorities say they arrested a Colorado man with 77 pounds (35 kilograms) of marijuana in his vehicle. Court records say 34-year-old Darrel Wait, of Thornton, Colorado, is charged with two counts of possession of a controlled drug and with other crimes. Wait's attorney didn't immediately return a call Thursday from The Associated Press. Authorities say a Woodbury County sheriff's deputy made a traffic stop on Wait's vehicle Sunday   Read More ...
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Colorado man facing marijuana charges in Iowa
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Northwest Iowa authorities say they arrested a Colorado man with 77 pounds (35 kilograms) of marijuana in his vehicle. Court records say 34-year-old Darrel Wait, of Thornton, Colorado, is charged with two counts of possession of a controlled drug and with other crimes. Wait's attorney didn't immediately return a call Thursday from The Associated Press. Authorities say a Woodbury County sheriff's deputy made a traffic stop on Wait's vehicle Sunday   Read More ...
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77 lbs of marijuana seized in Sioux City traffic stop
SIOUX CITY | A Colorado man was arrested in Sioux City for having 77 pounds of marijuana in his vehicle Sunday, authorities say. Darrel Allen Wait, 34, of Thornton, Colorado, has been charged with possession with intent to deliver, two counts of possession of marijuana, possession of prescription drugs and other charges. A Woodbury County Sheriff's Deputy stopped Wait's vehicle in Sioux City Sunday, according to a press release Wednesday   Read More ...
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National career college chain to close 2 Colorado campuses
DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - Zenith Education Group is no longer accepting new enrollments at 21 of its career colleges and training schools nationwide, including Altierus campuses in Thornton and Colorado Springs. The 21 Altierus and WyoTech campuses have stopped enrolling new students and will close once current students can complete their programs or pursue other options. WyoTech is a mechanical-training chain   Read More ...
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Thornton man's love of the #78 car fuels lifelong NASCAR passion
During the fall and winter months in Denver, Sundays are typically reserved for the Broncos and, by extension number 58 - Von Miller. At one home in Thornton, however, Sundays are reserved for NASCAR's number 78 - Martin Truex Jr. “This is what we do you know,” said Danny Reed as he stood in his basement adorned with more sports memorabilia than his shelves could hold   Read More ...
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Probation for woman who drove into multiple cars and tried to steal one of them
THORNTON - A 59-year-old woman who side-swiped a series of cars in Thornton before trying to steal a Cadillac, and eventually wrecked that too, will avoid jail time. Deborah Jean Daniels was sentenced to one year of probation on Wednesday in connection with multiple hit-and-runs in Thornton last May. On May 17, 2016, Daniels side-swiped a "number of vehicles" at Washington Street and East 104th Avenue according to prosecutors, and then tried to drive off in one of the vehicles she had rear-ended   Read More ...
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Teen Driver Steals Truck, Crashes Into Diesel Fuel Tanker
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4)– A crash between a fuel tanker and a stolen truck left a large fuel spill on a busy intersection in Thornton on Tuesday morning. The crash happened at 112th Avenue and Holly Street about 10 a.m. Fuel leak from container has been minimized by Thornton Fire and North Metro Fire to the occasional drop. South Adams Fire addressing containment of fuel   Read More ...
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Deadly Rollover Crash Causes Delays NB I-25
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4)– The northbound lanes of Interstate 25 were reduced to one lane at 144th Avenue on Tuesday morning after a deadly rollover crash involving serious injuries to a construction worker. The crash happened at the 144th Avenue exit near a construction zone. Copter4 flew over the crash site where a black sedan was on its roof near a backhoe between I-25 and the off ramp   Read More ...
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PD: 14-year-old driving stolen pickup crashes into fuel truck
THORNTON - A 14-year-old boy who was driving a pickup truck that had been reportedly stolen out of unincorporated Adams County is in the hospital after he crashed into a fuel truck at a busy intersection Tuesday morning, according to Thornton Police. The crash – which happened at Holly Street and 112th Avenue – was reported at around 9:05 a.m. Tuesday, Thornton Police said   Read More ...
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Police: Prowling Suspect Shot At Officers
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – A man in Thornton faces an attempted 1st degree murder charge after police say he shot at them early Monday morning. Investigators responded to reports of a prowler on Rowena Street, near Thornton Parkway and Vine Street. Witnesses reported the suspect, Darren Hoffman, was pounding on their door and windows and screaming loudly. Two officers arrived and found the 22 year old in the area   Read More ...
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Man arrested after firing gun at police in Thornton
THORNTON - A Thornton man is under arrest after pounding on windows and firing a gun at police officers. Darren Ross Hoffman, 22, was arrested Monday morning for investigation of criminal attempted first-degree murder, according to the Thornton Police Department. Police were called to the 1800 block of Rowena Street at 5:02 a.m. because of a man pounding on a resident's door, windows and screaming loudly   Read More ...
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9-year-old boy composes veterans song
THORNTON - For months, 9-year-old Luke Griffith has been waiting for this day at VFW Post 7945 in Thornton. "I was playing around on my piano and heard a few notes that sounded good together," Luke said. Over the summer, he started to develop this song that he says reminded him of those who fought for our country. "The veterans sacrificed their lives for us," Luke said   Read More ...
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Topgolf Backs Out Of Attempt To Build 2nd Colorado Location
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Topgolf has given up on trying to open a new facility in Thornton. In the year since it’s tried to start construction, the company has faced two lawsuits. Topgolf wanted to build its second high-end driving ranges in Colorado at Interstate 25 and 136th Avenue. The first is located in Centennial. People living nearby opposed the project and sued twice to stop the plan   Read More ...
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Thornton PD investigating double shooting
Police in Thornton are investigating after two people were shot and taken to the hospital Wednesday afternoon. The shooting happened near 88th Avenue and Grant Street, hornton police said in a. Both of the victims are of adult age and expected to survive. There’s no word yet if a suspect is in custody. Police are asking the public to avoid the area as they continue to investigate   Read More ...
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Even dogs enjoy catching snowflakes on their tongues | The Kansas City Star
An Instagram video shows a Miami-Dade police officer punching a woman in the face while helping other cops ejecting her from Saturday night’s University of Miami win against Virginia Tech. A Walmart in Thornton, Colorado was evacuated after several people were reported shot on Wednesday. Thornton police tweeted, 'multiple parties down.' Two have been reported dead. Patrick Cunningham’s mother Cynthia got the all clear from cancer on May 25, 2017   Read More ...
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Walmart shooting suspect charged with 6 counts of first-degree murder
DENVER - The man accused of gunning down three people inside a Thornton Walmart last week learned the charges he will face Monday afternoon in an Adams County court. Scott Ostrem, 47, has been charged with three counts of first-degree murder after deliberation, three counts of first-degree murder with extreme indifference and 30 counts of attempt to commit first-degree murder with extreme indifference   Read More ...
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Thornton Walmart slaying suspect heard voices after drug trip
DENVER | The stepsister of a man charged with fatally shooting three people at a Colorado Walmart said he has been tormented by voices in his head since taking LSD nearly 30 years ago — an event she said radically changed his behavior and personality. “When he came home, he was terrified. He had voices in his head. Demons,” Michelle Willoughby told The Denver Post in an interview posted online Monday   Read More ...
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Off-Ramp Closure Planned As Part Of Construction
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – The Interstate 25 northbound off ramp to 144th Avenue will be closed Monday night for construction. The closure starts at 8 p.m. Crews will cut part of the road to install storm sewer pipes under I-25. The road will reopen before the morning commute, but will close again Tuesday night at 8 p.m.   Read More ...
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Walmart Shooting Suspect Officially Charged With First-Degree Murder
BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) – The 47-year-old suspect in the random shooting at a Walmart in Thornton last Wednesday made his second court appearance Monday afternoon. The judge explained the charges against Scott Ostrem, which include first-degree murder and attempted murder charges. Ostrem was seen in surveillance video inside the store when three people were shot and killed. He was arrested on Thursday morning near his Denver home   Read More ...
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Colorado man charged with murder in suburban Denver Walmart shooting
BRIGHTON, Colo. (Reuters) - A Colorado man was charged on Monday with six counts of first degree murder and 30 counts of attempted murder in connection with a shooting rampage at a Walmart store in the city of Thornton in which three people were killed. Scott Ostrem, 47, was advised of the charges against him during a court hearing on Monday   Read More ...
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Walmart shooting suspect expected to be charged Monday
DENVER - The 47-year-old man accused of killing three people in a Thornton Walmart will be back in court on Monday. Prosecutors are expected to formally file charges against Scott Ostrem in last Wednesday’s shooting. Ostrem is accused of walking into the Walmart at 9901 Grant Street “nonchalantly” and opening fire at a group of people standing towards the front of the store   Read More ...
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‘Thornton Is Strong’: Walmart Reopens After Deadly Shooting
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Less than one week after a gunman entered a Walmart in Thornton, killing three innocent people, the store reopened to the public. Customers were allowed in the Walmart for regular business Saturday morning. On its first day back in business, Walmart had extra staff on-hand, and Thornton Police had two vehicles parked at each main entrance to the store   Read More ...
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Football: Thornton upends Bonny Eagle, 28-24
SACO — Thornton Academy rallied behind backup quarterback Kobe Gaudette and dethroned Class A champion Bonny Eagle with a 28-24 win Saturday afternoon in a Class A South football semifinal. Gaudette, a sophomore making his first varsity start, completed 9 of 12 passes for 115 yards and a touchdown – a 17-yard pass to Anthony Bracamonte that put second-seeded Thornton (8-1) ahead 21-6 midway through the third quarter   Read More ...
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Walmart Reopens After Triple Shooting
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4)– The Walmart where three people were shot and killed, seemingly at random on Wednesday night, reopened on Saturday morning. Police say Scott Ostrem, 47, walked into the Walmart at 98th and Grant Street at 6:10 p.m. Wednesday and opened fire, then ran away before he was arrested by Thornton police the next morning. Ostrem appeared in court on Friday morning where he was advised of the murder charges filed against him   Read More ...
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Police had to decipher between customers with guns and the suspect after Walmart shooting
THORNTON, COLO. - Thornton Police are clearing up the five-hour gap between learning about the Walmart shooting and the first news conference that revealed a shooter was on the loose. At around 11:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Ofc. Victor Avila provided a description of the shooting suspect and the getaway vehicle. The shooting happened at 6:10 p.m. According to Avila, officers encountered "a handful" of customers with guns, either identified by officers running into Walmart, or later scene on surveillance video in the store   Read More ...
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Walmart shooting victim's family member learned of his death on social media
KUSA - Family and friends are remembering the victims in this week's shooting at a Thornton Walmart. Moreno was 16 years older than Joe and served as a strong influence in Soliz's life. He said Moreno was the family's peacemaker and always had to make sure everyone was OK. He said his family would regularly attend football games weekly just to watch Carlos perform in his high school's marching band   Read More ...
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Mom Who Left Toddler In Car Overnight In Snow Storm Pleads Guilty
ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – A mother, who allegedly left her young son in a car overnight during freezing temperatures has pleaded guilty to child abuse and attempted first degree assault. The car, a Ford Fusion, was found in a parking lot in Thornton and officers said the vehicle was heavily covered with snow that they couldn’t see inside. When they brushed off the windows they saw the 2-year-old sitting in the car   Read More ...
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Suspect In Thornton Walmart Shooting Facing Murder Charges
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – The 47-year-old man accused of shooting three people to death earlier this week at a Thornton Walmart appeared in Adams County District Court Friday. Scott Ostrem was advised that he is facing murder charges. Family members of victims arrived in court carrying a sign calling for Justice for Carlos Moreno. He was shot to death along with Pamela Marques and Victor Vasquez   Read More ...
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After Walmart Shooting, Red Cross Reminds Of ‘Save A Life Denver’ Campaign
THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – This week’s deadly shooting of three people at a Walmart in Thornton highlights the growing reality of how Americans need to be prepared for the worst in public. The American Red Cross has a new campaign, “Save A Life Denver,” that is all about learning those preparedness skills. “I think before you think about entering these common areas you decide now, that when you do come into these areas — restaurants, concerts, shopping malls like this — that you’ve already decided to act,” said Julianna Lochte with the Red Cross   Read More ...
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RAW VIDEO: Walmart shooting suspect appears in court
Scott Ostrem, who is accused of shooting and killing three people inside of a Thornton Walmart, appeared in court Friday morning.   Read More ...
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Man who killed three in Colorado Walmart was ‘angry’ loner with no furniture but stacks of Bibles
A Colorado man who shot three people dead at a Walmart store in Thornton was a hostile loner who lived by himself with barely any furniture save a stack of Christian Bibles, the Daily Beast reported on Friday. To his neighbors, wrote Carol McKinley, Scott Ostrem was a “bizarre, angry man who lived alone in an apartment with a stack of Bibles and virtually no furniture   Read More ...
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The Latest: More charges possible in Denver Walmart shooting
THORNTON, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting at a suburban Denver Walmart (all times local): A Colorado district attorney says the suspect in a suburban Denver Walmart shooting could face additional charges. District Attorney Dave Young says authorities are investigating possible attempted murder charges against 47-year-old Scott Ostrem. He is already being held on suspicion of first-degree murder. Young said Friday that police need more time to interview people who were inside the store at the time of the shooting but escaped uninjured   Read More ...
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Suspect in Colorado Walmart shooting has court date
THORNTON | A Colorado man suspected of fatally shooting three people inside a suburban Denver Walmart is due to make his first court appearance Friday. Scott Ostrem, 47, appears in Adams County District Court to hear what charges he is facing. He is not required to enter a plea at the advisement hearing. Police say Ostrem is suspected of walking into the Walmart in Thornton, a large blue-collar suburb about 10 miles (16 kilometers) north of Denver, and fatally shooting two men and a woman late Wednesday   Read More ...
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Colorado Walmart shooting suspect makes first court appearance
BRIGHTON, Colo. (Reuters) - The Colorado man arrested for fatally shooting three people in a Walmart in suburban Denver made his initial court appearance on Friday. Scott Ostrem, 47, was captured on Thursday, the day after he “nonchalantly” entered the Thornton, Colorado, Walmart and opened fire on shoppers and employees shortly after 6 p.m. MDT (midnight GMT), police said. Thornton is about 10 miles (16 km) northeast of downtown Denver   Read More ...
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The Latest: Walmart suspect lawyers want crime scene access
THORNTON, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting at a suburban Denver Walmart (all times local): A judge has denied a request by a lawyer for the suspect in the suburban Denver Walmart shooting to have police reassert control over the interior of the store. Lawyer Emily Fleischmann told the judge that Scott Ostrem's legal team wants the designation for the closed store so it can perform its own investigation of the crime scene   Read More ...
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The Latest: Walmart shooting suspect appears in court
THORNTON, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting at a suburban Denver Walmart (all times local): A man suspected of shooting and killing three people inside a suburban Denver Walmart is making his first appearance in court. A judge told 47-year-old Scott Ostrem that he is being held for investigation of first-degree murder. Ostrem was dressed in a blue jumpsuit as he sat in between public defenders   Read More ...
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Suspect in Colorado Walmart shooting has court date
THORNTON, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man suspected of fatally shooting three people inside a suburban Denver Walmart is due to make his first court appearance Friday. Scott Ostrem, 47, appears in Adams County District Court to hear what charges he is facing. He is not required to enter a plea at the advisement hearing. Police say Ostrem is suspected of walking into the Walmart in Thornton, a large blue-collar suburb about 10 miles (16 kilometers) north of Denver, and fatally shooting two men and a woman late Wednesday   Read More ...
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Suspect in Colorado Walmart shooting has court date
THORNTON, Colo. – A Colorado man suspected of fatally shooting three people inside a suburban Denver Walmart is due to make his first court appearance Friday. Scott Ostrem, 47, appears in Adams County District Court to hear what charges he is facing. He is not required to enter a plea at the advisement hearing. Police say Ostrem is suspected of walking into the Walmart in Thornton, a large blue-collar suburb about 10 miles (16 kilometers) north of Denver, and fatally shooting two men and a woman late Wednesday   Read More ...
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