In Brief

Aurora weather for Monday and the week

Aurora weather for Monday and the week

Temperatures won’t see much of a change with this first system. We’ll see 50s this morning, upper 60s by lunch and highs in the mid-70s this afternoon. You may want to have a light jacket and umbrella handy for the next few days.

Teen remains critical after being struck Sunday by car in Aurora

AURORA | A teenage boy struck by a car Sunday night remained hospitalized in critical condition Monday, police said. The boy, whose name was not released, was struck shortly after 8 p.m. Sunday on East Iliff Avenue just west of …

No charges after pedestrian killed when struck by pick-up truck on Colfax

AURORA | A pick-up truck driver who fatally struck a pedestrian on East Colfax Avenue on Friday was not at fault and likely won’t face charges, police said. The driver, whose name was not released, was headed west on Colfax …

Man facing murder charge in Aurora woman’s slaying

AURORA | A 24-year-old man is facing murder charges after police say he killed a woman this week near East Colfax Avenue and Lima Street. The man, whose name has not been released, is accused of killing 24-year-old Danielle Stephanie …

Recount confirms Castle Rock’s open carry election 

CASTLE ROCK | A recount has confirmed that Castle Rock voters successfully overturned a ban on the open carry of firearms on city property. Last month, voters narrowly approved a measure that repealed restrictions set by the town manager on the open …

Sick or sick-out at two JeffCo schools after board uproar

WESTMINSTER | Two high schools in the Jefferson County school district have canceled classes for the day because so many teachers are absent. KMGH-TV reports (http://tinyurl.com/o4lu3tb ) district officials didn’t say why so many teachers weren’t at Standley Lake and Conifer high schools …

Driver swatting at bee causes rollover crash

AURORA | A driver swatting at a bee lost control of his car and caused a rollover crash Wednesday evening near Community College of Aurora, police said. Nobody was seriously injured in the crash that happened around 5 p.m. near …

City selects Mike Hyman to be top lawyer

AURORA | The Aurora City Council selected Mike Hyman to follow Charlie Richardson as city attorney following a nationwide search. Hyman beat 21 other candidates for the job, according to a statement from the city. He has served as an …

Woman hurt in Aurora crash dies, driver on the run

AURORA | A woman died Monday night from injuries she suffered in a crash last month and police said the drunk driver who crashed into her is on the lam. The woman, whose name was not released, had been hospitalized since …

Bicyclist dies in Aurora crash

AURORA | A bicyclist died Wednesday night after a truck ran a red light and struck her in an Aurora intersection, police said. The woman, identified by the Arapahoe County coroner Thursday as Denise Pimple, 57, was struck around 6:40 …