COVID outbreaks shut down in-person learning at 4 Douglas County schools

COVID outbreaks shut down in-person learning at 4 Douglas County schools

COVID outbreaks shut down in-person learning at 4 Douglas County schools Four schools in the Douglas County School District have shut down in-person learning after a string of COVID-19 outbreaks. Mountain Vista High School in Highlands Ranch closed Wednesday, following more than five outbreaks, spokesperson …..

Douglas County School District names 4 finalists for superintendent

Douglas County School District names 4 finalists for superintendent

Douglas County School District names 4 finalists for superintendent The Douglas County School District has announced four finalists for superintendent, including Corey Wise, who is currently acting as the interim leader of the district. The finalists include: Corey Wise, interim superintendent for Douglas County, who …..

Denver Public Schools to investigate sexual assault allegations against Tay Anderson

Denver Public Schools to investigate sexual assault allegations against Tay Anderson

Denver Public Schools to investigate sexual assault allegations against Tay Anderson Denver Public Schools’ board of education is launching an independent investigation into board member Tay Anderson after he was recently accused of sexual assault. According to an announcement Tuesday, the board contracted Investigations Law …..

Topo Chico Hard Seltzer now available in Colorado

Topo Chico Hard Seltzer now available in Colorado

Topo Chico Hard Seltzer now available in Colorado Beloved mineral water Topo Chico is a well-known cocktail mixer, but now Coloradans can catch a buzz from the fizzy water — no spirits needed. The highly anticipated Topo Chico Hard Seltzer hits store shelves Monday in …..

Arrest made after six-hour standoff at Lakewood Quality Inn

Arrest made after six-hour standoff at Lakewood Quality Inn

Arrest made after six-hour standoff at Lakewood Quality Inn Lakewood and Denver police officers arrested a wanted fugitive after a six-hour standoff at a Quality Inn hotel in Lakewood Friday night. Related Articles Man dies after being shot by Weld County deputy Police continue investigation …..

DPS board member Tay Anderson refutes sexual assault allegation

DPS board member Tay Anderson refutes sexual assault allegation

DPS board member Tay Anderson refutes sexual assault allegation Denver Public Schools board member Tay Anderson said Saturday that an allegation of sexual assault made by a local chapter of Black Lives Matter on behalf of an anonymous woman is untrue. On Friday, Black Lives …..

Federal government approves changes to Colorado standardized testing

Federal government approves changes to Colorado standardized testing

Federal government approves changes to Colorado standardized testing The U.S. Department of Education approved most of Colorado’s plans to amend standardized testing this year, meaning most students will only be tested in one subject. Schools and districts are now required to administer Colorado Measures of …..

Storm closes I-70 in both directions from Denver to Silverthorne

Storm closes I-70 in both directions from Denver to Silverthorne

Storm closes I-70 in both directions from Denver to Silverthorne All eastbound and westbound lanes of I-70 are closed between Silverthorne and Denver, after a slow-moving winter storm covered the roads in snow and ice. According to the Department of Transportation, westbound lanes are closed …..

Despite slow start, Denver snowstorm expected to pick up overnight

Despite slow start, Denver snowstorm expected to pick up overnight

Despite slow start, Denver snowstorm expected to pick up overnight The weekend snowstorm expected to pummel the Colorado Front Range got off to a slow start Saturday, with snow starting later in the day and accumulating less than originally anticipated. But experts said the brunt …..

Colorado hits $10 billion in marijuana sold since legalization

Colorado hits $10 billion in marijuana sold since legalization

Colorado hits billion in marijuana sold since legalization Colorado’s marijuana industry hit a milestone in January, topping $10 billion in sales since the legal market got off the ground in 2014. Cannabis consumers purchased $151,734,324 in recreational products and $35,869,373 in medical products during the …..