Wednesday’s storms the rolled through the Denver metro area brought plenty of lightning. One lightning strike in Lakewood hit a tree and blasted some of the wood into a nearby house.
A 12-year-old girl from Lakewood will compete Thursday near Washington D.C.
A Weather Alert was in effect for the metro area Monday night as sunshine and partly cloudy skies gave way to ominous dark clouds, heavy rain and lightning.
Prosecutors say they will not file criminal charges against an 87-year-old Alzheimer’s patient accused of killing his roommate at an assisted living facility in Lakewood.
The threat of yet even more rain is not good news for areas already dealing with high water. Some already-swollen reservoirs are having trouble getting back below flood levels.
Police in Lakewood are searching for a 30-year-old man who they say crashed a pickup truck onto the Colfax Marathon race course on Sunday morning.
Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who drove through a barricade at the crowded Colfax Marathon on Sunday morning.
A hit-and-run driver slammed through a barricade for the Colfax Marathon on Sunday and raced past runners on the opposite side of the highway, narrowly missing pedestrians and leaving some runners stunned.
Putting people on Mars may seem far fetched to some, but it’s the been the of a group in Lakewood for nearly two decades. The Mars Society based in Lakewood has been practicing for the trip.
More than 17,000 people will be running the 10th Annual Colfax Marathon on Sunday and the race route will cause road closures throughout the Denver metro area.