State Briefs

CASTLE ROCK |Douglas County authorities are looking for a gunman who shot and killed a 60-year-old camper Friday. The man was shot and killed while camping in the Rainbow Falls Park area of the Pike National Forest. The sheriff’s office says they think the shot was “an errant bullet from an unknown person.” They don’t have […]

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 120th Fighter Squadron, Colorado Air National Guard, return home to Buckley Air Force Base, Colo., after a deployment to the Republic of Korea, May 19, 2015. Integrating with other U.S. Air Force members, flying daily training mission and providing a Theater Security Package for the past 90 days, this return home marks the completion of the seventh deployment for the "Redeyes" of the 120th FS along with the 140th Wing since Sept. 11, 2001. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by: Tech. Sgt. Wolfram M. Stumpf/RELEASED)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE  | F-16 fighter jets from the Colorado Air National Guard will stage seven flyovers across the state for July Fourth parades and celebrations. Jets will appear over Firestone, Lake City, Monument, Ouray, Redstone, Silverton and Telluride. No times for the flyovers were released.

Rescuers found Lt. Col. Dave Richie with a leg or ankle injury Tuesday after using signals from his cellphone to narrow the search area. Because of the rugged, steep terrain, an Air National Guard Blackhawk was used to hoist Richie off the cliff in the Sawatch Range about 150 miles southwest of Denver.