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Local News From The Denver Post

CU Denver students advise Lyons on flood recovery  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 21:22:15 MDT
A massive and diverse public outreach effort during the long-term rebuilding of Lyons will help the town recover from the 2013 September flooding. 
Motorcyclist dies in crash on I-70 near C-470  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 20:50:54 MDT
A motorcycle rider has died in a crash on westbound Interstate 70 near C-470. Colorado State Patrol said two others were injured in the accident. 
One dead, one injured in shooting in unincorporated Adams County  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 20:50:38 MDT
The Adams County Sheriff's office confirms that one person is dead and another injured Tuesday following a shooting on the 2000 block of West 64th Lane in unincorporated Adams County. 
RTD bus driver arrested Monday for DUI while on duty  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 19:49:51 MDT
A contract bus driver for the Regional Transportation District was arrested Monday on suspicion of driving under the influence. 
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock flubs name of CSU football coach McElwain  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 19:27:52 MDT
It was an honest mistake, explained the mayor, a big football fan who happens to hold a degree from a University of Colorado campus. 
Hot time in the city: Wednesday's temps may hit 94; near record  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 18:19:35 MDT
Labor Day normally means the unofficial end of summer, and with it, cooling temperatures. 
Aurora police nab suspect in three Monday home invasions  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:42:49 MDT
A 23-year-old man is accused of a Monday night rampage in Aurora, breaking into three homes, stealing random items and assaulting women. 
Denver police warn of 911 phone scam  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:40:05 MDT
Denver police warned the public Tuesday on Twitter to be on the lookout for a telephone scam. 
Records: Homeless man's threat in JeffCo caused C-470 closure, search  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:31:08 MDT
An all-out law enforcement response that closed C-470 in Jefferson County for roughly an hour Monday began after deputies and a park ranger tried to dismantle a homeless man's tent, court records say. 
Rain washes worries away for Colorado lawns, farms and fire prevention  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:16:25 MDT
The grass is green in Denver, the foothills are lush and Colorado's rivers are running high. 
Water main break affecting traffic on South Broadway in Littleton  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 16:53:13 MDT
A water main break on South Broadway in Littleton is threatening to cause havoc with Tuesday afternoon's rush-hour traffic. 
Data stolen from 11 Colorado Goodwill stores; Home Depot opens own probe  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 16:46:41 MDT
Home Depot may be the latest retailer to suffer a major credit card data breach. 
Wilderness volunteers see greater need as more people use backcountry  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 15:53:17 MDT
More and more people are using the backcountry areas closest to Denver, especially when it comes to day trips. 
I-70 open at De Beque after suspicious item found  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 15:14:59 MDT
Interstate 70 is closed in both directions through De Beque Canyon east of Grand Junction. 
Report of guns closes C-470 for more than an hour; 2 arrested  Tue, 2 Sep 2014 14:02:02 MDT
C-470 was closed for more than an hour Monday evening near West Ken Caryl Avenue as deputies and other law enforcement agencies sorted out a report of a situation, possibly involving guns. 
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