At least three schools had to be closed due to water pipe or power issues in the below-zero temperatures.
A bitter cold snap dropped temperatures to near 30 degrees below zero in northwestern Colorado on Thursday, while the rest of the state struggled with freezing weather, ice and snow.
Members of the Salvation Army are doing sweeps of Denver streets this week in an effort to get homeless people into shelters.
Crews have been out nearly nonstop since Tuesday night clearing roads and highways, and as Colorado gets into Wednesday night and sub-freezing temperatures, things can really get icy and drivers should drive accordingly.
Crews at Denver International Airport have been working to keep flights running as close to schedule as possible. The frigid temperatures mean departing jets have to be de-iced.
As many people dash from car to home or bus to office, they think it’s cold, but imagine what it must be like for those who work eight hours in the freezing weather.
It was a double whammy for the foothills on Wednesday as snow and cold ruled the day.
The storm has made roads dangerous across Colorado and is also raising avalanche concerns.
The Denver Zoo, which has about 4,000 animals, reptiles and other exotic species, is closed because of the cold weather and snow.
The winter storm that’s blanketing the Front Range with snow has created few problems so far on Wednesday morning.