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Tornado Confirmed In Yuma, Tornado Watches For NE Colorado

YUMA, Colo. (CBS4)– A tornado was confirmed near Yuma in northeast Colorado on Saturday afternoon. No damage was reported.

A funnel cloud was spotted in Yuma in Washington County and touched down 11 miles southwest of Yuma at 1:37 p.m. 106 more words


One Dead in Car vs. Skid Loader Crash

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Mo. (KMOX) – A crash involving a car and a skid loader killed one driver and critically-injured another.

The Missouri Highway Patrol says it happened just before eight, Friday night, on Highway 21 at Sampson Road in Washington County. 83 more words


Washington Co. HS Students Accused Of Organizing "Anti-Gay" Day

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – School officials are investigating after several students at McGuffey High School allegedly organized an “anti-gay” day.

Reportedly the students at the Washington County school organized the “anti-gay” day after several students participated in a day of silence, where those who want to show support for LGBT rights don’t speak for a day. 126 more words


Johnson City Man Charged with Improper Influence of a Juror

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in a Johnson City man being charged with extortion and trying to influence a juror. 138 more words


3 Plead Guilty In 10-Year-Old's Shooting Death

WASHINGTON COUNTY (KDKA) – Three of four men charged in the murder of a 10-year-old girl have pleaded guilty.

The case is related to a home invasion in March of last year that killed 10-year-old Ta’Naiyah Thomas. 272 more words


Correctional officer accused of showing up at a school armed, impersonating deputy

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke has fired a correctional officer whom he says showed up at a parent-teacher conference at a Washington County elementary school while armed — claiming to be a Sheriff’s deputy. 66 more words


Fire Destroys Greenhouse, Damages Two Other Businesses

COLUMBUS, Minn. (WCCO) –More than 150 firefighters from more than a dozen north metro departments responded Wednesday morning to battle a massive fire near Forest Lake that destroyed a greenhouse and damaged two other businesses. 304 more words