Rockfalls, Road Damage Delay Mesa Verde's Re-Opening After Shutdown DealNational Park staff have delayed Mesa Verde's re-opening one week due to repairs to fix damage caused while federal employees were absent. Park employees returned to work Monday after 35 days away due to the recent government shutdown.
DeGette Meeting With Furloughed Workers Ends With News Of Shutdown's EndRep. Diana DeGette held the meeting on Friday in Denver with workers who have been impacted by the government shutdown.
Flight Out Of DIA Canceled, Others Were Delayed Because Of Ground Stop Out EastTravelers who were scheduled to fly on a Southwest flight from DIA to New York were forced to make alternative plans after a ground stop was issued at LaGuardia Airport.
'Not Medieval': Trump Responds To Bennet's Rant About Border WallPresident Donald Trump seemed to be making reference to some fiery comments by Colorado's Democratic Senator Michael Bennet.
Trump Says He'll Sign Bill To Reopen Government For 3 WeeksPresident Trump announced Friday he'll back a move to reopen the government for a few weeks, so government workers can get paid while the debate over border security continues.
Flights Delayed Due To Air Traffic Control Staffing ShortagesFlights in and out New York City's LaGuardia airport were delayed on Friday morning due to government shutdown-related staffing shortages among air traffic controllers, according to a notice issued by the Federal Aviation Administration. On Friday, around 800,000 federal employees, including air traffic controllers, missed their second paycheck.
Sen. Michael Bennet Rips Cruz's 'Crocodile Tears' Over ShutdownDemocratic Sen. Michael Bennet of Colorado tore into Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas on Thursday after Cruz backed a GOP bill to pay Coast Guard members but not reopen the government.
Gardner Said He'd 'Vote For Both Options' To Open The Government"I will vote for both options to fund the remaining parts of the government and fund border security,” Gardner stated. 
Furloughed Employees Look For Work During Looming Denver Teacher StrikeThe Denver teachers strike and the government shutdown are two of the biggest stories happening in Colorado. Now those two worlds are colliding creating an interesting opportunity for furloughed federal workers. 
Governor Opens Unemployment Benefits To "Job Attached" Federal WorkersGov. Jared Polis announced more help for federal workers affected by the partial government shutdown.
State Lawmakers Urge Senators Bennet, Gardner To Help End ShutdownColorado lawmakers are telling Colorado's Senators Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner that they need to do more to end the shutdown.