Updated: December 12, 2014 1:39:47 AM MST
 
 
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    Man in wall at Longmont Marshalls had climbed to roof for 'better view of stars'

    Paul Felyk makes first court appearance today
    11/17/2014 07:43 PM MST
    Having problems with a female acquaintance, Paul Felyk decided to drive to Longmont to use methamphetamine and "think." Opting for a "better view of the stars," he scaled the side of the Marshalls building.  
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    Missing driver says he woke up in field of donkeys
    09/17/2014 10:06 AM MDT - ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A driver who went missing after a one-car rollover in New Mexico says he later woke up in a field of donkeys. Full Story

    Prize-winning goat disappears from Greeley fair
    07/31/2014 07:40 AM MDT - GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Greeley police are investigating who has the goat — the Grand Champion who vanished from the Weld County fair this week. Full Story

    Driver blames turtle, cat, squirrel, tree in wreck
    07/03/2014 08:38 AM MDT - BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Police say a man arrested for drunken driving blamed a turtle, a cat, a squirrel and an overhanging tree in a Central Texas wreck. Full Story

    Vagina scuplture traps student
    06/23/2014 03:32 PM MDT - An American exchange student who got stuck in a giant vagina sculpture was freed by firefighters in southwestern Germany. Full Story

    Man, 90, gets 3-year prison sentence for drugs
    05/07/2014 05:12 PM MDT - An Indiana man whose age, white hair and folksy style helped conceal his role as a drug courier was sentenced Wednesday — his 90th birthday — to three years in federal prison for hauling more than a ton of cocaine to Michigan. Full Story

    Tunisia turns to Star Wars to boost tourism
    04/30/2014 03:07 PM MDT - Two dozen white-clad Imperial Troopers and other Star Wars characters marched Wednesday down a stately, tree-lined avenue in Tunis, Tunisia — a site where activists once fought riot police during the 2011 Arab Spring revolutions. Full Story

    Tommy Chong of Cheech & Chong fame inks deal with Pueblo dispensary
    04/26/2014 01:31 AM MDT - As if Colorado's weed-happy image needed a boost, it's getting one from a legendary stoner. Tommy Chong has entered into a business deal to use his name and product endorsements at a Pueblo pot shop. Full Story

    4th grader sells pot in northern Colorado
    04/23/2014 03:49 PM MDT - School officials in northern Colorado are asking parents to take care with their newly legal recreational marijuana, after fourth graders were caught dealing the drug on an elementary school campus. Full Story

    Inmate mistakenly freed from Jefferson County Jail caught in Denver
    03/28/2014 12:48 AM MDT - An inmate who was mistakenly released from the Jefferson County Jail earlier this week was taken into custody Thursday morning in Denver. Full Story

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    College basketballCU men's basketball: Opportunity knocks for Buffs in Hawaii

    CU eager to make amends for three losses
    Diamond Head ClassicBeginning Monday, the Colorado men's basketball team will participate in the Diamond Head Classic tournament in Honolulu. Full Story
    (Jeremy Papasso / Daily Camera)
    College basketballCU men's basketball: Opportunity knocks for Buffs in Hawaii

    CU eager to make amends for three losses
    Diamond Head ClassicBeginning Monday, the Colorado men's basketball team will participate in the Diamond Head Classic tournament in Honolulu. Full Story
    ( Paul Aiken / Daily Camera )
    Second Story Garage: The Dustbowl Revival

    They're called The Dustbowl Revival, but "dustbowl" should be read as style, not politics. It's more Mardi Gras than "Grapes of Wrath." You could see this band with all their belongings on the back of a wagon heading west, but it would be a party. Their Americana swing gets you tapping your toes and raising your glass. No one's down on their luck here. Full Story