“My effort is going to be working upstream to prevent young kids from entering into the criminal justice system, making sure we have access to quality early childhood education, we have quality schools,”said Fields, a Democrat moving to the state Senate in January after four terms in the state House. “My effort is going to be up front, before someone does something really desperate or violent with a gun.”
A slew of other city agencies, including the Aurora Welcome Center, the Colorado Refugee Wellness Center, the Denver Foundation and the Metro Community Provider Network, among others, are helping to stage the event
While a strike is planned at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, the Service Employees International Union says workers won’t try to disrupt operations at Denver International Airport. It says the goal is to hand out fliers to passengers and airport workers pushing for better working conditions there
West Metro Fire Rescue announced the evacuations Monday as gusty winds fanned the flames of the fire but didn’t say how many homes or residents were affected. Hours later, officials lifted the evacuation
Officials said earlier this month they expected the R Line to open by year’s end; now, it’s looking more like at least January, due to technical issues and not enough time for train testing.
The two plan a combination rally and concert at the National Western Complex at 1:30 p.m. The event is aimed at getting supporters registered to vote.
A bill to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day statewide failed to make it through the Colorado Legislature earlier this year
Trooper Tim Sutherland said no other vehicles were involved in the accident when the car went off the road and rolled several times