Colorado Weather Station Records Air Pressure Shockwave Produced By Hunga Tonga Volcano

DENVER (CBS4) – The powerful eruption of the Hunga Tonga volcano over the weekend produced a massive shockwave in the atmosphere. It was measured by weather stations around the world, including at least one in Colorado. That station recorded a sharp rise and fall in the barometric pressure just before sunrise on Saturday. The #HungaTonga … Read more

Boulder’s Dairy Arts Center Hosting Once In A Lifetime Exhibit Of Historical Photos

(credit: CBS) BOULDER, COLO. (CBS4)- Monday January 17th, Coloradans will be celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr along with the rest of the nation. If you are looking for a good place to learn about history and the struggle for Civil Rights, the Dairy Art Center in Boulder has a temporary photo … Read more

Hawaii may soon require travelers to have a Covid booster

(CNN) — Hawaii will likely soon require visitors to have a Covid booster shot if they want to travel to the islands. State Governor David Ige told reporters that his office is strongly considering changing its definition of “fully vaccinated” from two doses of an approved Covid vaccine to three. That would mean that travelers … Read more

Colorado Mother & Church Seek Out To Encourage Responsible Gun Ownership

DENVER (CBS4) –  A Colorado mother turned into an advocate for responsible gun ownership after her 3-year-old son was killed by a teenager 26 years ago. Sharletta Evans speaks at churches like 6th Avenue United Church with the hope of reducing gun violence. (credit: CBS) Evans hopes her son’s story will help curb gun violence. … Read more

Colorado Weather: Week Starts Warm, Cold Air On Its Way

By Callie Zanandrie (CBS4) – If you liked the weather on Saturday and Sunday, you are going to love the weather on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day! Temperatures will continue to climb, with highs above normal near 60 degrees in the Denver metro area. We will have plenty of sunshine and dry conditions. (credit: … Read more

Manuel Handboy Accused Of Trying To Kill Woman In Domestic Violence Situation

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Adams County Sheriff’s investigators identify the man accused of hitting three pedestrians in a suspected domestic violence-related incident as 36-year-old Manuel Joshua Handboy. On Jan. 15, deputies responded to 63rd Avenue and Federal Boulevard after three people were reportedly hit by a car. When they arrived, they say all three were … Read more

Truck Owner Faces Charges After Confessing To Crashing Into Idaho Springs Home

IDAHO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – Idaho Springs police say the owner of a truck tried to pass off his truck as stolen before it ran into a home early Saturday morning. Officers responded to a home on Colorado Boulevard and 15th Avenue just after midnight on Saturday. (credit: Idaho Springs Police) They say the driver left … Read more

‘Very Dangerous’ La Plata Escapee Elias Buck Captured In Arizona

(CBS4) — A 22-year-old Colorado jail escapee who is suspected of shooting and injuring a Farmington Police Department officer was taken into custody in Phoenix early Friday morning. The hunt for Elias Buck and his female accomplice, 28-year-old Victoria ‘Rossi’ Hernandez, lasted a week and involved law enforcement from local, state and federal agencies. (credit: … Read more

Denver Pharmacy Helps Fill COVID Testing Void

DENVER (CBS4) –  The Capitol Heights Pharmacy in Denver recognizes how difficult it can be to find at-home rapid COVID-19 tests. They were able to get their hands on 150 tests over the weekend and sold them on a first-come first-serve basis. (credit: CBS) Many Coloradans say they’ve looked for the tests all over. “Good … Read more

King Soopers Strike Enters Fifth Day Following Meeting With ‘Little Progress’

(CBS4) – Saturday marked day 4 of the ongoing King Soopers strike in Colorado after the company and the UFCW Local 7 met and “made little progress.” Negotiations are scheduled to resume at 10 a.m. on Sunday. Several local organizations are standing in solidarity with those on the picket lines. The Party for Socialism and Liberation … Read more