Articles By Carol McKinley
Life changed for a generation of Colorado kids — and law enforcement — when Jonelle Matthews disappeared in 1984. Now police have a person of interest.
Former Idaho gubernatorial candidate being investigated for 1984 Greeley cold-case murder of 12-year-old girl
Jonelle Matthews disappeared Dec. 20, 1984, after a Christmas choir concert at a nursing home
Neil Young and Crazy Horse spent 11 magical days in Telluride — and the album they made there is coming out soon
There was plenty of mystery surrounding the sessions under a full moon, so Telluride locals are eagerly awaiting the Colorado album’s release
DNA testing leads to break in decades-old Colorado murder case. But privacy questions are being raised.
Police used a DNA database and a fast food cup to zero in on a suspect in the 1987 death of 20-year-old Fort Carson soldier Darlene Krashoc
“We’re not a women’s football team. We are a football team.”
Should schools and buildings be torn down after mass shootings? Columbine looks to others as it struggles with trespassers
There are countless examples of macabre tourist attractions that have drawn the focus of the curious and the obsessed, or they were razed or remodeled quickly
Pete Lowry's ascent of Mount Everest left his family back home in Colorado agonizing for 36 hours
Germany, the capital of beer, looks to Colorado with worry and curiosity as it considers legalizing cannabis
Curious Europeans have reached out to Colorado pot proponents to learn about the state’s experiences.