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LIVE CHAT: Answering your questions about dog bites

LIVE CHAT: Answering your questions about dog bitesYou can chat with 9NEWS and expert dog trainer Sean Miller of American Canine Academy about Monday's story on dog bites in the metro area.
  • Investigations
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Investigations

K9 Confidential: The lives of Front Range dogs

K9 Confidential: The lives of Front Range dogsAll this week, 9NEWS is bringing you a series of reports that highlight the lives of dogs in the metro area in partnership with I-News at Rocky Mountain PBS.
  • Investigations
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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Small Colorado towns reusing weapons of war

Small Colorado towns reusing weapons of war9Wants to Know, where did the $22 million in equipment go? 9WTK found a program that's sent half to departments with 20 or fewer officers.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Investigations

Occupied Colorado: The militarization of rural law enforcement

Occupied Colorado: The militarization of rural law enforcementMontrose Police's MRAP
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Teens escaped lockup using playing card, tissue paper

Teens escaped lockup using playing card, tissue paper9Wants to Know has learned a simple technique involving a playing card and toilet paper has allowed juvenile inmates to pop open newly upgraded cell doors at a facility for dangerous teen criminals.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Traffic

How to outsmart I-70 ski traffic

How to outsmart I-70 ski trafficA 9Wants To Know analysis of Interstate 70 mountain corridor traffic data uncovered the secrets to a smooth trip.
  • Traffic
  • 3 weeks ago
Traffic

CHAT RECAP: How to outsmart I-70 ski traffic

CHAT RECAP: How to outsmart I-70 ski traffic9NEWS compiled an interactive tool to help skiers and snowboarders calculate I-70 drive times.
  • Traffic
  • 3 weeks ago
Traffic

Preview: How to outsmart I-70 ski traffic

Preview: How to outsmart I-70 ski trafficAll day Thursday, 9Wants to Know will give you tips to navigate past the worst of the ski traffic.
  • Traffic
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Investigations

25 people indicted in gang bust

25 people indicted in gang bust9NEWS has confirmed the Arapahoe County District Attorney's Office has indicted more than two dozen people associated with a metro-wide gang on 73 charges including first-degree attempted murder, aggravated robbery, third-degree assault, theft, and witness...
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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Huge response to 9NEWS pit bull story

Huge response to 9NEWS pit bull story9NEWS received more than 1,000 pieces of feedback regarding a 9Wants to Know report about the effort to repeal the pit bull ban in Aurora.
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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Pit bulls dangerous or just misunderstood?

Pit bulls dangerous or just misunderstood?A highly contentious and emotional question is on the ballot over the city's ban on pit bulls and Tuesday night, 9Wants to Know will share the perspectives of opposing forces who are trying to get their message out.
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Investigations

Mayor satisfied how city handled jail death case

Mayor satisfied how city handled jail death caseTwo days after a jury awarded $4.65 million to the family of a homeless man who died inside the downtown Denver jail, Denver's mayor told 9Wants to Know he doesn't regret how the Denver City Attorney's Office handled the case.
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  • 1 month ago
Investigations

9 quotes from Denver Jail suggestion box

9 quotes from Denver Jail suggestion box9Wants to Know is able to share the rarely-heard opinions of jail deputies who are often not permitted to speak to the media as the city begins reforming its jail.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Adding up bonuses for VA officials in Colorado

Adding up bonuses for VA officials in ColoradoMembers of both political parties are calling for change after learning about bonuses awarded to local VA officials.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Denver mayor's son was with man shot in head

Denver mayor's son was with man shot in headThe son of Mayor Michael Hancock was with a man who was shot outside of a party full of suspected gang members, according to court documents obtained by 9Wants to Know.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Family offers $50K reward in Colfax cold case murder

Family offers $50K reward in Colfax cold case murderWhen Michael Reichert didn't answer his cell phone on the night of October 9, 2000, his brother knew something was horribly wrong.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
News

9WTK: Hackers behind some 'free Wi-Fi' hotspots

9WTK: Hackers behind some 'free Wi-Fi' hotspotsDENVER-That free coffee shop or airport Wi-Fi signal you normally trust could be an evil twin, created by a hacker to steal your identity and other private information.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Investigations

Sheriff's captain on leave

Sheriff's captain on leaveAnother sheriff's employee has been placed on leave for an incident at the city's downtown jail.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Report: Guard attacked with pillowcase full of rocks

Report: Guard attacked with pillowcase full of rocksA guard at a state juvenile facility was severely beaten with a pillowcase full of rocks during an escape in August.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Removal order for flood-damaged trailers

Removal order for flood-damaged trailersA 9Wants to Know investigation has prompted the City of Federal Heights to order the removal of two dozen flood-damaged mobile homes, saying they are not safe for occupancy.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Mother sexually assaulted shortly after giving birth

Mother sexually assaulted shortly after giving birthA female inmate who was sexually assaulted shortly after giving birth has filed a federal lawsuit claiming deliberate indifference on the part of the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office as well as the private security company that hired the security guard who...
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Danger lurks underground from aging gas pipes

Danger lurks underground from aging gas pipesAbout every other day the past decade, a gas leak in the United States has destroyed property, hurt someone or killed someone, a USA TODAY Network investigation finds. The most destructive blasts have killed at least 135 people, injured 600 and caused $2 billion in...
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Man banned from Yellowstone after drone crash

Man banned from Yellowstone after drone crashA German national who crashed a drone into Yellowstone Nat'l Park has been banned from the park for a year.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Investigations

9WTK investigates drone ban in Yellowstone

9WTK investigates drone ban in YellowstoneYellowstone Lake
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Outside groups spend big to slam Colo. senate candidates

Outside groups spend big to slam Colo. senate candidatesTelevision campaign attack ads dominating airwaves across the state depict Colorado's senatorial candidates as extreme, harmful and woefully out of step with their fellow Coloradans.
  • Investigations
  • 2 months ago
Crime

Deputy fired for 'deception' in excessive-force incident

Deputy fired for 'deception' in excessive-force incidentAnother sheriff's deputy has been terminated for failing to report an excessive force incident captured on camera.
  • Crime
  • 2 months ago
Investigations

Fired deputy says termination too 'harsh'

Fired deputy says termination too 'harsh'Two Denver sheriff's deputies who were fired for separate excessive force incidents are officially fighting their terminations.
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  • 2 months ago