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Gun suicides far more common than homicides

Gun suicides far more common than homicides

1 / May 12, 2013 8:00 AM

Coloradans are four times more likely to die of suicide by gun than homicide by gun.
According to the state health department, Colorado recorded 571 firearms-related deaths in 2011. Of those, 442 were from suicide.

Highway death toll rises as Colorado State Patrol enforcement drops

Highway death toll rises as Colorado State Patrol enforcement drops

0 / April 14, 2013 7:00 AM

The Colorado State Patrol reduced enforcement of highway safety in 2011 and 2012. During those years, traffic-related deaths on state highways spiked, reversing a dramatic 9-year decline in highway deaths. In January, the 42-year old chief of the state patrol was paid $90,000 to retire

Brain injuries decrease as skier helmet use on the rise

Brain injuries decrease as skier helmet use on the rise

1 / February 10, 2013 7:00 AM

Skiers and snowboarders have taken to helmets in record numbers. The National Ski Areas Association reports that, over the past 10 years, the number has risen from 25 percent to 67 percent. So, how well do they work?

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