MINNEAPOLIS | A big provider of solar energy in Colorado and other states says next week’s solar eclipse will have no impact on its electric service. Xcel Energy manages more than 1,000 megawatts of solar in Minnesota, Colorado and New Mexico. The three states will see only a partial eclipse on Monday. Xcel says it […]
“Jason has served our nation with distinction in Iraq and Afghanistan. He is a stellar community leader and father, and loves Colorado,” Salazar said of Crow in a statement. “He has proven his ability to unify the community through positive leadership and build coalitions to get things done — from his work with other veteran leaders in the fight for the VA Hospital in Aurora, to helping build organizations to address the growing substance abuse crisis in our community.”
Sheriff’s deputies found 42-year-old Jennifer Hamula and 10-year-old Stephie Hamula dead in their Pueblo West home on Monday after a family member requested a welfare check. Two dogs also were found dead inside. Both had been shot
Archaeologists believe the Ancestral Puebloans were a flourishing population of about 30,000 in 1200, but by 1280 they were gone, driven off by a devastating drought, social turbulence and warfare
At about 3:30 p.m. police said one person had been shot near East Louisiana Avenue and South Yampa Court, which is just a few blocks east of the park. At about 4 p.m., police said the victim had died and described the investigation as “very active.”
The suspect, whose name and age have not been released because they are a juvenile, is facing an attempted first-degree murder charge and a first-degree assault charge, police said.
The CDE growth ratings are different than achievement scores. While achievement reflects the level at which students are performing at that exact moment, growth scores looks at how a student’s performed in comparison with similar groups that had previously taken the test. The new report found across the district students had a growth score of 52 for in English Language Arts, a five-point increase from the previous school year. APS also had a growth score of 50 in math, a four-point increase over the previous school year. The state average for growth is set at a 50 score.
At-large candidate Tom Tobiassen leads the pack with $28,925 in contributions. He out-raised the second highest earner in the crowded at-large race, Tim Huffman, by more than $11,000
One of Arapahoe County’s most iconic historical buildings is getting some love, and a couple hundred thousand dollars, from the state’s historical society.
“When the Colorado Gaming Association learned of the City of Aurora’s proposed ordinance to create an ‘entertainment district,’ we asked that the ordinance contain language prohibiting any form of gambling in conjunction with the district,” said Lois Rice, CGA’s executive director.