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Rick Strandlof, man unmasked as fake military hero in Springs reappears as "lawyer" in the Highlands

DENVER - Last October, a man named Rick Gold, a 30-something lawyer who said he lived in Denver's trendy Highlands neighborhood, appeared on the social scene and slipped comfortably into a welcoming circle of young Jewish professionals. July 24, 2011 9 p.m.

Grade changing causes scandal at Deer Trail school district

DEER TRAIL - After the school superintendent intentionally raised and lowered some students' math grades, parents are crying foul, 9Wants to Know has learned. July 21, 2011 10 p.m.

Mom to face murder charges for kids' deaths

CASTLE ROCK - A mother appeared in court Tuesday morning, accused of murdering her two children. Court documents also reveal a troubled past with the family, including allegations of abuse.

Questionable gold coin investor, Jim Burg of Superior Discount Coins, a no show at hearing

DENVER - The gold coin investor exposed by 9Wants to Know for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars from his clients' retirement funds was a no show at his bankruptcy hearing Tuesday.

What you need to know about home loan modifications

DENVER - Persistence and an understanding of how the process works greatly increase your chances of qualifying for a home loan modification, experts tell 9Wants to Know. May 11, 2011, 9 p.m.

Fmr. FBI agent describes 'needle in haystack' bin Laden search

DENVER - A Colorado man who commanded FBI special agents searching for Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan gives credit to the Special Forces who killed bin Laden Sunday in Pakistan. May 2, 2011 5 p.m.

Gold investor's clients say he stole $1 million

CONIFER - A 9Wants to Know investigation has uncovered a local gold dealer with clients across the country who say he scammed them out of more than $1 million. Some of the clients have sued the gold dealer. Apr. 28, 2011 9 p.m.

Realtor's license revoked after 9Wants to Know investigation

DENVER - The Colorado Division of Real Estate voted to revoke a Jefferson County real estate agent's license following a 9Wants to Know investigation into a transaction where a Realtor didn't bring an offer to the seller and then turned around and bought the building at a foreclosure auction. Apr. 5, 2011 6 p.m.

Suspect in Limon shooting was fugitive

9Wants to Know learned on Thursday that Dennis "Mark" Hasty has been on the run from various law enforcement agencies since 2009.
Hasty, 52, ran out the back door of his Tennessee home in January 2009 when Roane County Sheriff's deputies in Tennessee went to the home he shared with his ex-wife for a welfare check. Investigators found two runaway teenage girls living in the same house. They also discovered Hasty had failed to register as a convicted sex offender after a conviction for incest. Mar 11, 2011 5 p.m.

9NEWS helps with loan modifications, more help available Monday

DENVER - As 9Wants to Know continues to throw viewers home loan lifelines by helping those who think they have been wronged by their banks, other options are also available to homeowners fearing foreclosure. Feb 28, 2010 4 p.m.

Realtor faces 2nd investigation after 9Wants to Know story

DENVER - The Realtor who 9Wants to Know exposed for not presenting an offer to the seller he represented, faces an ethics investigation by the Denver Metropolitan Commercial Association of Realtors after a formal complaint was filed, 9NEWS has learned. Feb. 27. 2010 10 p.m.

9NEWS helps with loan modifications, other help available

DENVER - As 9Wants to Know continues to throw viewers home loan lifelines by helping those who think they have been wronged by their banks, other options are also available to homeowners fearing foreclosure.

Huge response to 'home loan lifeline' series

DENVER - More than 500 people have e-mailed and called 9Wants to Know about their problems with home loan modifications. The response is one of the largest 9NEWS has received about a specific story topic. Feb 22, 2011 4 p.m.

9Wants to Know starts week-long push to help homeowners with mortgage modification problems

DENVER - The 9Wants to Know investigators launched a week-long push Monday to help homeowners with mortgage loan modification problems avoid foreclosure. Feb. 21, 2011 10 p.m.

Former Pomona Youth Wrestling League bookkeeper accused of stealing $16,000, using money to shop and dine out

ARVADA - The former bookkeeper for a wrestling league for kids as young as 4 years old is accused of stealing $16,000 and using the money for shopping and dining out, 9Wants to Know has learned. Feb. 16, 2011 4p.m.

DOC to review next-of-kin notification after 9Wants to Know investigation

STERLING - The Colorado Department of Corrections says it will review how it notifies next of kin after 9Wants to Know spoke with the family of a murdered inmate who said a prison employee at the Sterling Correctional Facility incorrectly told them the death was not bloody. Feb. 16, 2011 6 p.m.

Dept. of Corrections investigates inmate death, leaked photo

STERLING - The Colorado Department of Corrections has launched an investigation into who sent 9Wants to Know a graphic investigative picture of a bloody inmate murdered in his cell at the Sterling Correctional Facility. Feb. 15, 2011 6 p.m.

Investigation: "Foreclosure Dance"

DENVER - The Colorado Division of Real Estate is investigating a Jefferson County real estate agent following a 9Wants to Know investigation into a transaction where a Realtor didn't bring an offer to the seller and then turned around and bought the building at a foreclosure auction. Feb. 8, 2011 10 p.m.

Guilty plea in Adams County road paving scandal

BRIGHTON - One of six people charged in the Quality Paving scandal has pleaded guilty and agreed to testify against his codefendants in the case, 9Want to Know reports. Feb. 4, 2011 Noon.

Former road paving boss arrested; police allege fraud


January 28, 2011 4 p.m.ADAMS COUNTY - The former head of the company under investigation for a road paving scandal has been arrested and charged with theft by the Adams County District Attorney's Office after police say hiscompany was involved in bilking taxpayers out of $1.8 million for projects that were never completed or were done but overbilled, 9Wants to Know has learned.

Hit-and-run suspect's deportation history

January 26, 2011 6 p.m. 

Craigslist Rental Scam Investigation

Full pay for no work

The investigation into Adams County roads.

Up in smoke: The Chris Bartkowicz story