Local News

  1. Oil tank catches fire 5 miles from Firestone

    Oil tank catches fire 5 miles from Firestone

    The fire broke out just hours after news surfaced about a second pocket of methane gas found not far from the Firestone home explosion site

     
  2. DPS hears proposals to close achievement gap

    DPS hears proposals to close achievement gap

    According to a recent report, African-American students and educators continue to struggle in the landscape of Denver Public Schools. 

  3. DA: DPD handling of open records was 'careless'

    DA: DPD handling of open records was 'careless'

    Denver District Attorney Beth McCann won’t file charges against the Denver Police Department’s chief or deputy chief after the department allegedly violated the Colorado Open Records Act (CORA) when it initially kept secret a letter from the former district attorney concerning a controversial arrest last year.

  4. Thomas embraces challenge to 'dominate' again

    Thomas embraces challenge to 'dominate' again

    Broncos receiver Demaryius Thomas is healthy, happy and ready to meet coach Vance Joseph's challenge to dominate. 

  5. Firestone explosion: Company to shut down well

    Firestone explosion: Company to shut down well

    The pipeline was thought to be out of service, but investigators say it was still connected to a well near the home.

  6. Death of 18-month-old girl investigated

    Death of 18-month-old girl investigated

    State and local authorities are investigating the death of an 18-month-old girl that happened Saturday on Rocky Ford, though few details are available.