Thieves targeting parks, lots for car break-ins around Denver

DENVER — As the weather in Colorado heats up for the summer, some people are taking extra heat for leaving valuables out in the open in their cars. More signs are popping up and moving around Denver to warn drivers and deter thieves from car break-ins. One of the electronic signs with the message “Remove Read more about Thieves targeting parks, lots for car break-ins around Denver[…]

Colorado lawmakers seek to outlaw certain gaming arcades

Copyright 2018 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. DENVER (AP) — Colorado lawmakers on Monday passed a bill to outlaw certain mom-and-pop sweepstakes arcades, seeking to close a legal loophole that allowed the operations to crop up outside the three cities authorized by voters to Read more about Colorado lawmakers seek to outlaw certain gaming arcades[…]

Nearly 300,000 Colorado public school students now barred from making field trips to Rocky Flats

A bull elk runs to catch up to his herd at the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge Sept. 25, 2015. Almost 300,000 students from metro Denver school systems will be barred from school-sanctioned trips to Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge after it opens this summer, with the state’s largest district enacting a ban last week Read more about Nearly 300,000 Colorado public school students now barred from making field trips to Rocky Flats[…]

The Morning After: Avalanche rocks Smashville, extends series to Game 6 Sunday in Denver

Colorado Avalanche right wing Sven Andrighetto #10 scores the game winning goal against Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne #35 in the third period of game 5 of round one of the Stanley Cup Playoffs at Bridgestone Arena April 20, 2018. Nashville Predators left wing Scott Hartnell #17 tried to defend. The Avalanche won 2-1. NASHVILLE, Read more about The Morning After: Avalanche rocks Smashville, extends series to Game 6 Sunday in Denver[…]

Denver Sports Omelette: Highs and lows of Avalanche’s playoff loss to Predators

The Avalanche lost last night. And as expected as that was, after taking 1-0 and 2-1 leads over the best team in the NHL in the toughest building to play in in the NHL, there was a glimmer of hope Colorado would pull the upset in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Avs Read more about Denver Sports Omelette: Highs and lows of Avalanche’s playoff loss to Predators[…]

Former patients of Denver hospital may be at risk of HIV, hepatitis

(CNN) – A sterilization breach at Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver may have put patients at risk for infection of HIV, hepatitis B or hepatitis C, according to a release from the Colorado state health department. The hospital is notifying people who had orthopedic or spine surgery between July 21, 2016, and Feb. 20, 2018, Read more about Former patients of Denver hospital may be at risk of HIV, hepatitis[…]

Colorado school district hopes to switch to four-day-a-week schedule, rather than five

Beginning in the next school year, students in a Colorado district may only be attending class four days a week instead of five. School District 27J has formally submitted its application for the new calendar to the Colorado Department of Education. The district hopes to hear a reply in June, said Tracy Rudnick, public information Read more about Colorado school district hopes to switch to four-day-a-week schedule, rather than five[…]

Woody Paige: Denver Nuggets need to hire Chauncey Billups to get back to playoffs

The distraught Nuggets are in need of a big shot to reach the postseason. And Mr. Big Shot. After another devastating defeat in double overtime on the season’s longest trip, the Nuggets, now 38-33, must win at least eight of their 11 remaining games to avoid missing the playoffs for the fifth consecutive year. Nuggetforgetaboutit. Read more about Woody Paige: Denver Nuggets need to hire Chauncey Billups to get back to playoffs[…]

Don’t tell the Broncos’ Von Miller that the Vikings are favored to land Kirk Cousins

His sales pitch to Kirk Cousins, like his wardrobe, is bold. (Jeffrey T. Barnes / Associated Press) The Minnesota Vikings may be favored to land Kirk Cousins when NFL free agency officially opens Wednesday, but Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller isn’t letting up in his campaign to convince the quarterback to come to Colorado. In Read more about Don’t tell the Broncos’ Von Miller that the Vikings are favored to land Kirk Cousins[…]