- A police chase started near downtown where shots were reported early this morning, then continued onto I-70, and ended with a man jumping 40 feet off a bridge (7) ????
- Colorado is one of just six U.S. states that doesn’t require a background check for nurses, and The Denver Post found and shared specific examples of people with prior convictions not disclosing them, and working as nurses here. (DP) ????
- State Sen. Mike Johnston, “mentioned frequently as a possible successor to Gov. John Hickenlooper,” got a big shoutout as a “Young Democrat to Watch” in a New York Times op-ed (NYT)
- Meanwhile, the coasts (and Coloradans) have one more day to wait before knowing which Republican to next watch closely (RollCall)
- Today’s the deadline for bids for Sports Authority Field naming rights (CBS4)
- Things we saw this weekend: a huge sand sculpture party in Arvada, people boating and playing at Confluence Park, cookies and change in Sunnyside and Highland, and … so much traffic on Colorado Blvd.
Neighbors at the Visioning Villa Park meetings talked about influencing developers and raised fears of being displaced as rents and property taxes rise.
The complaint was tossed at the request of the man who initially filed it last year.
Hint: It's almost exactly the same as the May election, but with different dates.
The senator and presidential candidate also wants to set aside about one-third of U.S. lands and ocean territory for conservation and reach net-zero U.S. emissions by midcentury.
La Receta’s trainees are mentored by business owners and professional chefs and have access to commercial kitchen space at a subsidized rate.
After the city raised safety concerns so serious that new beams had to be installed to support a row of homes in Villa Park, the owners and their builder joined to sue the engineering company. The engineers in turn blamed the city and a company contracted to review building plans.
Five City Council races went to a runoff, as did clerk and recorder. Plus: voting on voting on the Olympics.
Five Points Jazz Fest uses the Rossonian for the first time, kicking things off with a local musician
Danette Hollowell played the festival's first show inside the historic hotel, a legendary venue that's been closed for decades.
Enjoy this completely uncontroversial story. (Or start some controversy?)
The former Secretary of State and U.S. Senator says she's been watching the race — and she likes Hancock.
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Also bank tellers and dental assistants, according to a report on key workers and housing commissioned by Housing Colorado.
Denver Inner City Parish looks forward to more collaboration with University of Colorado Denver sociology students.
For one thing, it'd be limited to small areas.