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You No Longer Have to Wear Face Masks Outside in Denver Metro Are...

Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Douglas, and Jefferson Counties lifted outdoor mask usage requirements for public spaces.

Local News
10 Can't-Miss Things to Do in Denver Thi...

Earth Illuminated, outdoor axe throwing, and a spring market this weekend in Denver.

Events
It's Official: Coors Field to Host the 2...

Denver's own Coors Field could be the host of the 2021 MLB All-Star Game on July 13, reports say. Officials at Major League Baseball (MLB) are expected to make an announcement on Tuesday.

Sports
Summer Reservations for Aspen's Maroon Bells Begins April 12

Plan now to explore the great outdoors in Aspen this summer. Reservations are required to see the iconic and picturesque Maroon Bells.

Attractions
Memorial Keepsakes of King Soopers Shoot...

The growing memorial at the King Soopers where 10 people were killed in a mass shooting is being archived by the museum to preserve the stories and keepsakes.

Local News
Get Ready to Ride! Elitch Gardens to Reo...

Elitch Gardens will operate at 18 percent capacity with new safety measures in place.

Things To Do
Red Rocks Is Opening at 2,500 Capacity in April

The music venue could be allowed to sell more tickets as COVID-19 numbers improve.

Local News
Easter Sunrise Service at Red Rocks Amph...

The traditional Red Rock's Easter Sunday sunrise service will once again go virtual this year. Easter service is a virtual gathering due to COVID-19 concerns.

Events
10 Refreshing Things to Do in Denver Thi...

This weekend, April 2–4, brings a lot of favorite activities back to the Denver area, including the return of baseball as the Rockies take on the Dodgers at Coors Field and the first weekend of 1st Friday ArtWalk in Colorado Springs.

Events
Easter Sunrise on Skis at 11,200 Feet, Nothing Short of Spiritual

With the moon cycles ever in favor of Colorado Easter sunrises, anyone can experience this moonlit/sunrise adventure as long as you're willing and able to go for a 4-mile ski trek at 0-dark-thirty.

Attractions
Denver Botanic Gardens to Host Annual Sp...

The Denver Botanic Gardens' much-anticipated spring plant sale will be held online for second year. Shop online for your favorite plants, and then pick up your orders later.

Events
Road Trip! Colorado Adds 2 New Scenic an...

Hit the road to see the beauty and history of Southern Colorado.

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State Articles
Denver Zoo Ranks as One of the Best and ...

The Denver Zoo is one of the city's greatest attractions, and it's getting some much-deserved recognition! "Travel + Leisure" has ranked the Denver Zoo as one of the best and most ethical in the entire country.

Local News
Second Bald Eagle Egg Unlikely to Hatch at Standley Lake

Standley Lake park officials say the egg might not be viable. Fans who would check the live Standley Lake Eagle Cam were hoping to see the little eaglet over the rim of the eagle's nest.

Local News
Water World Scheduled to Reopen Memorial...

Water World announced it will open for the 2021 season on May 29 after remaining closed during the 2020 season due to COVID-19. Park attendance will be reduced and managed through pre-visit ticketing and reservations.

Attractions
Colorado's Casa Bonita Files for Chapter...

Colorado's most iconic restaurant has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Casa Bonita filed on April 6 for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Despite the bankruptcy filing, the restaurant's website still says it will be opening soon.

Restaurants
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
Bar Max in Denver Reopens Doors, But Req...

The owner, Marshall Smith is requiring any patrons who want to drink inside of the bar to provide proof of vaccination.

Local Culture
Tunnel to Towers Foundation Paid Off Mor...

After such a tragic incident in Boulder, Colorado, we all can use a bit of good news. The foundation was honored to share the news with Talley's family.

National News
Colorado Getaways for Each Month of the Year!

Colorado is a state full of adventures just waiting to be taken, so why pay for those airplane tickets when you can vacation in your backyard? Pack your bags! We've got the ultimate list of Colorado destinations to get you through the year!

Attractions
Our Coloradans Then: Elliot and Ruth Han...

The Handlers were co-founders of Mattel, creating and marketing Barbie, Hot Wheels, and other instantly classic, best-selling toys on the market.

Local Culture
It's Nearly Mushroom Foraging Season in ...

Mushroom foraging is a big activity in Colorado during the spring and summer, and for good reason. Here are some tips before you go foraging.

Home & Garden
Take a Hidden Gem Hike to Colorado's Only Geyser

Colorado's Geyser Spring isn't Old Faithful, but it does erupt (more of a boil) gently every 30 to 40 minutes and is located along a beautiful, fairly easy high-country trail that won't disappoint.

Attractions
Suspicious Item in Pearl Street Mall Are...

The bomb squad has been deployed to the scene and cleared the suspicious item. Police are still checking the area.

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National Articles
4 Best Ways to Compost This Spring

Why should I compost? Well, the answer is simple—it's beneficial for the environment, it reduces waste, it improves soil health, it conserves resources, and it's rewarding!

Home & Garden
Starbucks Is Celebrating Earth Month By ...

April is Earth Month, and Starbucks is celebrating by giving you the chance to win freebies and discounts. Similar to its Starbucks for Life game, this game combines instant-win but with puzzles, for an added twist.

Products & Promotions
'Demonic' Dog Put Up for Adoption in Brutally Honest Facebook Pos...

New Jersey woman puts New Jersey chihuahua up for adoption on Facebook because he drives her crazy. Woman says chihuahua hates animals, men, and children and compares him to a gremlin.

National News
Dozens of Recipes for When You're Stuck ...

Cooking and eating at home can get boring fast when you're stuck at home. We've compiled some of our favorite recipes over the past year to help you stay well-fed, happy, and healthy. Let's get started!

Recipes
VIDEO: Research Finds Snakes Can Climb T...

Colorado State University (CSU) researchers were examining the use of baffles (often a long deterrent, sometimes in a shape of a stovepipe, a cone, and more) to protect the nests of Micronesia starlings on Guam when they noticed snakes hitching their way up trees in a unique way.

World
Prince Phillip's Funeral: Everything We Know About the Service

Preparations for Prince Phillip's funeral are underway, and here's everything we know thus far. Prince Phillip's funeral will take place on Saturday, April 17, at 3 p.m. (BST), at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.

World
FDA and CDC Recommend 'Pause' for the Jo...

Six people experienced a rare and dangerous blot clot after receiving the Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine.

National News
McDonald's Closing Hundreds of Restauran...

The restaurants have suffered due to the loss of foot traffic and migration to drive-thru and delivery service.

Restaurants
'Thunder Force' Delivers as a Cotton Candy Action Movie

Pleasant and sweet, but with no real substance is the best way to describe this latest original movie from Netflix. Sure, "Thunder Force" stars powerhouse actors like Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer, but the paper-thin plot will have you guessing the ending about 20 minutes in.

Film
You Can Now Order a 'Cinnamon Toast Crun...

If you know what to ask for, you can order a Cinnamon Toast Crunch drink at Starbucks.

Products & Promotions
8 Natural Ways to Control Seasonal Aller...

Here we go again: it's allergy season. But before you reach for that over-the-counter or doctor-prescribed medication, let’s discuss what causes allergies and what the best way is to naturally control them!

Wellness
Every Title Coming to Disney+ This Month

April 2021: New month, new year, new Disney+ titles. Get ready, there are a ton of great titles coming to Disney+ this month!

Entertainment
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