Gov. Hickenlooper signed a handful of bills Monday, one of which is designed to keep more veterans living in Colorado after they serve. The new law now allows retired veterans younger than 55 years old to deduct up to $10,000 from the state's income tax if their military retirement benefits are less than $40,000 a year. Fountain Republican Rep.Lois Landgraf sponsored the bill, News 5 talked to her about it in March. "I'm sure Colorado is losing money...
HomeAdvisor says it recommends pre-screened contractors so you don't get ripped off but News 5 Investigates found on multiple occasions, the company is falling short on its promise to protect consumers. Now, the San Francisco District Attorney's Office is suing the Colorado-based company for deceptive advertising.
An inmate escaped from the Colorado Correctional Center in Golden Tuesday morning. Sean Garcia climbed the perimeter fence at the facility after 8 a.m. Tuesday, according to a release.
The Fremont County Sheriff's Office released the name of a woman who died while in custody at the Fremont County jail over the weekend. Deputies said 32-year-old Sarah Pinz was the woman who died at the Fremont County Detention Center. The sheriff's office said no foul play is suspected in her death. Deputies are still investigating the circumstances leading up to the woman's death.