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Peña Boulevard Closing 3 Separate Times in May

A section of inbound Peña Boulevard at Jackson Gap Street will be closed to allow crews to work on a new project, which consists of installing a large overhead sign. We've included a map of how traffic will be rerouted on those 3 days.

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'Be Our Guest': 'Disney Princess – The C...

Celebrate the magical world of Disney with the ultimate princess experience! "Disney Princess – The Concert" is coming to Denver's Bellco Theatre at the Colorado Convention Center on March 22, 2022.

Events
Mother's Day Brunches Around Denver

Even if you've missed the chance to make dine-in reservations, some places have some killer to-go Mom's Day brunches and mimosa kits. It's never too late to make mom feel special!

Restaurants
Denver Dumb Friends League Offering 50% Off Dog Adoptions—This We...

Looking to add a furry member to your family? The Denver Dumb Friends League wants you to "spring into warmer weather with your new best pal" as they offer 50% off dog adoptions (1-year and older).

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Denver International Airport Sees 800% I...

The travel restrictions have loosened and the result is a busy airport.

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10 Fun Things to Do in Denver This Weeke...

Don't forget to wish all the moms in your life a happy Mother's Day this weekend, and maybe take them out to one of these great events.

Events
Timed-Entry Passes to Control Crowds at Mount Evans, Brainard Lak...

When Mount Evans re-opens early next month, visitors will be allowed in via a timed entry process being developed by forest service officials. The same goes for Brainard Lake, which is tentatively expected to open on June 11.

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2 Years Later: Girl Scout Creates Art In...

Nearly two years after the STEM School shooting, which claimed the life of Kendrick Castillo, a Colorado Girl Scout has brought an art installation together to help the community heal from the tragic event.

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A Retired Colorado Teacher Made $50,000 ...

The COVID-19 pandemic shut down many businesses. But one retired teacher's rental business thrived beyond expectations.

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To-Go Alcohol Bill Passed by Colorado House, and Approval Can't C...

The new bill would make to-go alcohol available statewide for the next five years. According to the restaurant industry, it couldn't come soon enough. They are hoping for a quick approval vote from the senate.

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Denver Parks and Recreation Donates 14 A...

By unanimous approval by the Denver City Council on April 12, Denver Parks and Recreation will begin donating bison from its herds to tribal nations and tribal nonprofit organizations. Donations will continue through 2030.

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30,000-Pound Military Personnel Carrier ...

On Thursday evening, a 30,000-pound military vehicle, which is typically used to carry personnel, fell off a flat-bed semi-truck that was transporting it along Colorado Highway 470, reports Colorado State Patrol.

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Denver Public Schools Expected to Return...

After a school year like 2020, Denver Public Schools plans to welcome a return-to-normal school year for 2021-22 after receiving a $200 million federal stimulus.

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VIDEO: 5-Year-Old Has 'Staring Contest' With a Bobcat in Colorado...

On April 10, 2021, a 5-year-old girl named Rian Woodard was playing in her backyard at her family home in Castle Rock, Colorado, when a bobcat hopped the fence in its pursuit of a rabbit. The two had a staredown, and the entire encounter was captured on a Nest video camera.

National News
2 Colorado Colleges Are Removing the 'Ju...

The Otero and Trinidad State Junior Colleges in Colorado are removing the "junior" from their names to reverse declining enrollment.

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Tiny Town Reopens and Renovates for Its ...

The popular attraction will open in 2021 after being closed through the 2020 season due to COVID.

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Truck Carrying Lemons Catches Fire on I-70 Near Golden

On Wednesday afternoon, the eastbound lanes of I-70 at US 6 near Golden were closed as a semi-truck carrying lemons had caught fire. It's not clear what caused the fire, says Colorado State Patrol.

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Bees Will Be Bees: Tips for Handling Swa...

Let me tell you about the birds and the bees ... well, just the bees and how to handle swarms this spring.

Home & Garden
Colorado Parks and Wildlife Continues to...

Fish found dead miles downstream from spill site. Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) has been conducting investigative efforts in the North St. Vrain Creek to determine the damages caused by a gasoline spill.

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Live Updates: Fire Breaks Out at Pizza Hut in Westminster

A Pizza Hut in Westminster has caught ablaze this morning, according to the fire department. The fire started in the attic around 8:30 a.m. No injuries have been reported.

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Fossilized Camel Unearthed at I-70 Proje...

CDOT will close I-70 next weekend as it prepares to shift traffic to a new lowered section, where crews have discovered some interesting artifacts.

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The 411 on Rattlesnakes in Colorado

Watch your step! Rattlesnakes—Colorado's only venomous snake species—are slithering their way out and onto our trails, in our backyards, and practically anywhere else they can reach.

Home & Garden
Injuries Avoided as Planes Collide Mid-Air Over Cherry Creek Stat...

Planes collided around 10 a.m. Wednesday morning.

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Stolen Hummer Found Containing $30,000 W...

A stolen hummer full of catalytic convertors, drugs, guns, and other illegal objects was recently discovered by an Adams County deputy on Sunday morning.

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Tiger Walking in Houston Neighborhood Ra...

Just in case you didn't get enough of Carole Baskin from the "Tiger King" docuseries on Netflix, here's one more reality appearance.

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'The Voice': Biff Gore, 'Ambassador of S...

OCN Live chats with Biff Gore about season 6 of "The Voice" and gets an exclusive performance from his new album that's releasing soon!

Music
How to Use Gas Buddy to Navigate the Temporary Fuel Shortage

Originally created to help people save money at the pump, the Gas Buddy app is the unsung hero of the recent fuel shortages.

Automotive
VIDEO: Terrifying Footage Shows Balcony ...

The shocking incident left at least a dozen people injured and two of them being treated for critical injuries.

National News
White Claw Will Be Available on United A...

Plus, a revamped snack menu to go with it! United Airlines recently unveiled a beefed-up food and drink menu.

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Thursday Night Football Moving to Amazon Prime in 2022

Starting 2022, Amazon Prime Video will be the exclusive home of Thursday Night Football (TNF). Amazon will take Thursday Night Football over from FOX. 

Sports
Copycat Recipe: Starbucks' S'mores Frapp...

Since we won't see the S'mores Frappuccino on shelves this summer, here's how you can make the fan-favorite drink at home!

Recipes
Atlanta Spa Shooter Will Be Tried for Ha...

Robert Aaron Long's alleged murders are filed as hate crimes. The District Attorney will be seeking the death penalty.

National News
Oreo Goes for the Gold With Team USA Olympics Cookies

The Team USA Oreos were originally released last year, but once the games were canceled, Nabisco remarketed them for the Fourth of July. Now, we can celebrate their true purpose. Nothing screams USA like red, white, and blue cream filling!

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CDC Says Fully Vaccinated People No Long...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced on Thursday afternoon that people who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 no longer need to wear masks, indoors or outdoors, or physically distance while in large and small groups.

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Bake It, Don't Buy It: Chewy Chocolate C...

This simple cookie recipe has the perfect mix of robust oatmeal and rich chocolate chips. Despite a brief chilling time, they are incredibly easy to make.

Recipes
FDA Approves Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine for Kids Aged 12–15

On Monday, the Food and Drug Administration authorized the Pfizer-BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use amongst young adolescents 12-15 years old. Health experts believe this marks another significant effort to curb the spread of infectious disease.

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