#11: One woman dies and two men are hospitalized after their car crashes off of I-70 on March 18, 2012.
#10: President Barack Obama makes a campaign stop in Grand Junction on Aug. 8, 2012.
#9: Clifton brothers Jose Juan Ortiz and Julio Sesar Ortiz are arrested on Mar. 3, 2012, for the murder of Abel Roper (pictured above).
#8: Two people are found dead in Mesa on Feb. 2, 2012. Investigators would later rule the incident as murder-suicide.
#7: On Aug. 16, 2012, attorneys are forced to push back arguments about access to a package James Holmes sent to a psychiatrist he had sought out for help.
#6: The Pine Ridge Fire near De Beque was 10 percent contained as of June 30, 2012.
#5: Where to go if you have questions about the Pine Ridge Fire: KKCO lists resources on June 28, 2012.
#4: Fifty well pads sat in the dangerous path of the Pine Ridge Fire.
#3: Gary Williams was arrested for driving a bus full of children while impaired by alcohol on April 10, 2012.
#2: A hazing incident at Norwood High School lands two teens in a Denver detention center.
#1: The remains of Paige Birgfeld were discovered in Delta County on March 7, 2012.