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Denver weather: Possible record high on Monday, snow Tuesday? – The Denver Post

Denver will start the week hot, as temperatures climb near 80 degrees — finishing off a stretch of mild weather deep into November. According to the National Weather Service in Boulder, Denver will near its record high of 78 degrees on Monday, set in 1942. Forecasters are calling for a high of 75 degrees under […]

Politics

Denver ballot measures 301 and 302: Voters favor open space over development at Park Hill golf course

Denver voters appear poised to keep the 155-acre former Park Hill Golf Club property as a green space, at least for now, unofficial election results released Tuesday night show. Initiated Ordinance 301 was passing with roughly 63.2% of the vote according to preliminary results released shortly after 7 p.m. That number is based on 64,866 […]

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Denver weather: Mild and dry weekend

Denver will experience another mild day Friday before the weather begins to change. According to the National Weather Service in Boulder, Denver will reach 78 degrees under mostly cloudy skies on Friday. Winds will build to 15 mph gusts as a storm system tracks across the west. Scattered showers and some high-altitude snow should impact […]

Economy

Metro Denver economic development officials launch new branding initiative

Colorado has the nation’s second-most-educated workforce, the third-highest labor participation, a growing economy and an abundance of natural assets to draw workers and companies alike. “But we can’t be complacent,” said J.J. Ament, the former CEO of the Metro Denver Economic Development Corp. and the new president and CEO of the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce. […]

Business

Nativ Hotel in Denver files for bankruptcy in bid to slow down foreclosure process

The owner of the Nativ Hotel building in downtown Denver has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in an effort to slow the foreclosure process — and a nightclub operator currently facing heat from the city wants to move in. KDA Properties LLC said in its Wednesday filing that it owes $9.61 million to four […]

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Stolen cars, thefts at Denver airport parking lots surge

Terri Finney returned to Denver International Airport at the end of a weekend trip to find her car gone from the east garage, where she’d parked it two days earlier. By the end of the week, Denver police had arrested the suspected thieves and recovered her Audi A4 sedan. But what seemed like a happy […]

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Shake Shack opens at Denver airport, brings booze with burgers and fries

Shake Shack, the New York City-born burger chain, expanded its reach in Colorado and beyond Tuesday, opening a long-in-the-works location in Denver International Airport. It adds booze to the mix with the standard burger and fries. On the B Concourse mezzanine, the new location is the cult favorite franchise’s sixth in the Denver area. Marketing […]

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5 easy hikes near Denver for visitors and beginners — The Know

So you’re in town for the MLB All Star Game, you see those beautiful mountains to the west and you’re thinking, “I think I’d like to go for a hike up there.” We’ve got some suggestions for easy, moderate and mildly challenging hikes near Denver with natural beauty along the trail and wonderful views. These […]

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Denver weather: Record highs possible by the end of the week

Denver is warming up again in the next few days and will near triple digits and a few record highs. The Mile High City started Wednesday at 96% humidity and under 60 degrees but will quickly warm to 92 degrees under sunny skies with dry air, according to the National Weather Service in Boulder. Denver […]

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20-year-old Denver native attending university in Chicago killed by stray bullet

A 20-year-old Denver native died from his injuries Sunday after getting struck by a stray bullet while riding on a train in Chicago. Denver7’s sister station in Chicago reports the bullet entered through a window on the train and struck Max Solomon Lewis on Thursday, July 1. Police do not believe he was the intended […]