Douglas County Schools To Delay First Day Back For StudentsThe Douglas County School District says the first day of in-person learning will be delayed until Aug. 17.
All Evacuation Orders To Be Lifted For Elephant Butte FireThe Elephant Butte Fire burning in Evergreen is now 25% contained. Authorities made the announcement early Tuesday afternoon and said the burn area covers 50 acres.
Coronavirus In Colorado: Jeffco Issues Mandatory Mask OrderJefferson County Public Health announced it issued an emergency public health order which requires all residents in the county to wear a face covering in public.
Squirrel In Morrison Tests Positive For Bubonic PlagueA squirrel in Jefferson County tested positive for bubonic plague. Jefferson County Public Health says the squirrel was found in Morrison.
Idea For 'Museum For Black Girls' Growing In Park HillIt’s hard to miss the only house left on the 3400 block of Albion Street.
Nonprofit Helping Coloradans File Taxes For FreeNo, you didn't stumble into a time machine. It is July, not April, but your federal taxes are due on the 15th of this month.
'Don't Get In The Water': Blue Green Algae Closes Swim Area At Cherry Creek State ParkOn one of the hottest weekends of the year, the swim area at Cherry Creek State Park is closed.
Coloradans Line Up For Essentials In Brighton: 'I Need The Food Right Now'Across Colorado we are seeing a huge need for food assistance.
ViewHouse To Donate Half Of Dine-In Sales To Boys & Girls Clubs Of Metro DenverIn an effort to help the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver, the ViewHouse will donate half of its dine-in sales on July 14.
East Plum Fire Burning Near Larkspur 50% ContainedFirefighters are making progress on a small wildfire burning in a heavily wooded area near Larkspur.
‘There Are No Egos Involved’: Rare Cancer Removed By Rare, All-Female Surgical TeamA nurse and mother needed complex surgery to remove a rare bone cancer in her leg. By chance, she ended up with a rare surgical team at Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center (PSL), a team of all women.
'Like Our Family': Safe Lot Provides More Than Space For Those Experiencing HomelessnessA church parking lot in Longmont has become a new kind of sanctuary for nearly a dozen people who live in their cars. It’s believed to be the first official safe parking lot for people experiencing homelessness in Colorado.
Denver City Council Returns To Virtual Meetings As Coronavirus Cases GrowThe city council held virtual meetings at the beginning of the pandemic and then returned to in-person meetings with mask and social distancing requirements.
'Wear A Damn Mask': Gov. Jared Polis Urges Face Masks To Prevent Spread Of CoronavirusGov. Jared Polis says Colorado is doing much better than many other states in controlling COVID-19, but we’re starting to slip. During a news conference Thursday, Polis says this is the second day with over 400 new cases.
Greenwood Village Defends Resolution To Protect Officers From Civil LiabilityIn a unanimous vote this week, Greenwood Village City Council passed a resolution aimed at protecting its police officers from civil liability.
'Make Life A Little Less Stressful': Adventurist Backpack Co. Founders Help Families During Coronavirus PandemicDenver couple Kelly Belknap and Matilda Sandstrom founded Adventurist Backpack Co., inspired by their travels abroad and desire to help people in need. For every backpack sold, they provide 50 meals to families in need through their partnership with Feeding America and local food banks.
Safer Main Streets Initiative Aims To Make Roads Safer For Pedestrians, CyclistsOne in four deadly crashes in Colorado involves pedestrians or bicycles, that's why the Colorado Department of Transportation is launching the Safer Main Streets Initiative.
Aurora Mental Health Center Available To Help People Feeling Anxious, Depressed Or StressedIf stress, anxiety or depression seem unmanageable, the Aurora Mental Health Center says their support line is waiting for your call.
Mountain Biking Enthusiasts Hop In The Car To See Film At Drive-In“The drive-in with the theme of the movie which is really about the connection between biking and our roots to our youth, the drive-in really seemed like the best option.”
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock Asks City Council Members To Submit Potential Sites For Temporary Homeless CampDenver Mayor Michael Hancock is asking each city council member to submit one potential site in their districts to support a temporary COVID-based campsite. The Safe Outdoor Space concept was proposed last week.
Colorado Nonprofit Pushes To Get Rid Of Native American MascotsThe use of Native American mascots is not limited to professional sports. There are many high schools in Colorado that use them.
‘I Just Always Pray, Don’t Forget Us’: New Colorado Law Requires Holocaust EducationAs survivors of the Holocaust get older, Colorado moves to cement their place in history.
Denver Moves Forward With Geese Culling AgainWednesday night, activists will continue their fight against the culling at a public online meeting.
Petition Calls To Revert RiNo Back To Original Name Of Five PointsThe online petition calls on Denver Mayor Michael Hancock and neighborhood developers to revert RiNo, River North Arts District, back to its original name of Five Points.
Special Needs Center Targeted By Thief Who Made Off With Electronics, VehiclesA day center for adults with developmental disabilities is trying to figure out what to do after a thief ransacked their facility and made off with thousands of dollars in electronics.
Street Sweeping Parking Fines Will Be Handed Out Starting July 8 In DenverThe agency will start handing out fines on Wednesday as the agency began enforcement of that parking policy on July 1.
Colorado Has No Plans For Mandatory Traveler QuarantineState officials say Colorado has no plans to enforce a mandatory quarantine for visitors or Coloradans returning from other states.
July Is The Month With The Most Grill-Related InjuriesUCHealth sees about 500 admissions to the burn center each year. July is the month with the most injuries from grill accidents.
Looking For Your Pet After July 4th Holiday? Check Out Finding RoverThe Dumb Friends League is working to reunite any animals that might have gotten separated from their owners over the July 4th holiday weekend. They have found many animals using a website called Finding Rover.
Donor Dash Goes Virtual For 2020The Donor Alliance holds the event every year to honor and celebrate the lives of organ and tissue donors, their recipients and recognize those who continue to wait for a lifesaving transplant.