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Denver weather: Multiple days of extremely high winds

A large portion of Colorado will be under a high wind warning beginning Wednesday. Though Denver County is not under the warning, it will still be breezy throughout the city. Chinook winds will warm the air significantly in Denver on Wednesday as the city has a high of 64 degrees, according to the National Weather […]

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Denver police shoot and injure man suspected of burglary, carjacking

Denver police officers shot and wounded a man while responding to a reported burglary Monday afternoon in an east Denver neighborhood. Police responded about noon Monday to the 900 block of North Monaco Parkway in the Montclair neighborhood after neighbors reported three men breaking into a home, Denver police Division Chief Ron Thomas said during […]

Business

Some Denver area hotels dim the lights and wait for the creditors to come knocking

Months of empty rooms and discounted rates are catching up with hotel owners in Denver and across the country. Unless Congress steps in with more financial assistance or travel spending finds a way to surge, a big shakeout looms next year, industry insiders warn. “The lockdowns are having a devastating effect on the hotel industry,” […]

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Denver city councilmembers float ordinance changes, giving police watchdog more power after investigation into police protest response

After a troubling report on how Denver police handled protests, city councilmembers on Wednesday floated the possibility of writing legislation to solidify police policy changes into the city code and strengthening the role of the Office of the Independent Monitor. Several councilmembers also asked who would face consequences for the broad policy violations Independent Monitor […]

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Denver air traffic controller’s virus causes flight delays

Flights to and from Denver were briefly halted then delayed for several hours on Tuesday after an air traffic controller tested positive for COVID-19. About 250 flights in and out of Denver International Airport were delayed and more than 40 canceled on Tuesday, according to FlightAware.com, although it was not clear how many were due […]

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Thanksgiving 2020: Denver Post wants to know how you’re celebrating

Thanksgiving is sure to be different this year for many Coloradans. With the COVID-19 surging and state public health officials urging people not to gather for their usual festivities, this holiday season may mean alternative celebrations, smaller dinners or plain isolation for folks choosing not to travel home. The Denver Post wants to know how […]

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Matthew Dolloff leaves Denver jail after posting $500,000 bond

The security guard charged in a fatal shooting of a man participating in a Denver “Patriot Rally” left jail Tuesday after posting $500,000 bond. Matthew Dolloff, 30, left the Denver Downtown Detention Center at 3:05 p.m. Tuesday after a bondsman posted the money, Denver Sheriff Department spokeswoman Daria Serna said in an email. Dolloff faces […]

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Denver airport still weighing security revamp options in project

Denver International Airport officials’ efforts to rein in its over-budget terminal renovation could eliminate plans to relocate the two main security screening areas entirely, nixing a cornerstone of the now-$770 million project. Project leaders shed new light on the options under consideration for security screening on Wednesday during a Denver City Council briefing. It came […]

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Denver father dies while trying to protect his daughter; 2 arrested

Two men have been arrested as suspects in a Denver domestic violence death in which the victim’s father died after he was assaulted as he tried to protect his adult daughter. The incident happened in the early morning hours Tuesday in the 500 block of Alton Way, according to an arrest warrant affidavit. Unturell Sanders, […]

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The last time Denver was this cold on Sept. 8 was 58 years ago

Denver tied a record-low temperature Tuesday evening at 31 degrees, according to the National Weather Service in Boulder. The last time Denver reached this record low on Sept. 8 was 58 years ago in 1962. Although not a lot of snow fell over the Denver metro area early Tuesday, light snowfall created foggy conditions in […]