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Blake Street gets purple stripe as Rockies, fans thrilled for home openerCrews hit Blake Street early Wednesday morning where they painted a large purple stripe right down the center.

Teen faces arson charges after series of Aurora firesThe 17-year-old is facing first-degree arson charges in connection with the apartment complex fire that displaced 10 people.

Aurora fires police chief Vanessa WilsonAurora Police Chief Vanessa Wilson has been fired.

Windy and dry weather will continue through ThursdayMeteorologist Chris Spears has your forecast.

Part of US 85 is periodically closed near Sedalia for chipping work through FridayThere will be periodic daytime closures of US 85 near Sedalia in Douglas County this week for rock chipping work.

Colorado Springs Starbucks store calls for union representationThis follows two stores in Denver where employees are demanding union representation.

Louisville Allows Marshall Fire Victims to Rebuild Under Older CodesThe Louisville City Council voted to allow residents whose homes were significantly damaged or destroyed in the Marshall Fire to rebuild to lower environmental standards.

Aurora Fires Police Chief Vanessa Wilson, Says She Didn’t Handle ODA EffectivelyAurora Police Chief Vanessa Wilson was fired after the city manager said she “did not manage department operations effectively.”

Suspect who died in crash with Colorado State Patrol car identifiedA man convicted of murdering his wife in Minnesota in 1999 has died following a law enforcement pursuit from Wyoming to Colorado.

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10 residents displaced by fire at apartments near Iliff, Peoria in Aurora early WednesdayAurora Police Fire Rescue responded to a fire that displaced 10 residents at an apartment complex in Aurora early Wednesday morning.

Another day with fire danger and strong windMeteorologist Chris Spears has your forecast.

Colorado elk rescued from tarpColorado Parks and Wildlife helped free an elk from a tarp.

Colorado vet describes overseas service to help Ukrainian refugees and petsAs people continue to flee to Ukraine, many are taking their pets with them.

Colorado US Attorney shares new initiative to fight fentanylThe number of fatal drug cases involving fentanyl that Colorado law enforcement is called upon to investigate is on the rise.

Is there more wind? Colorado experts say the answer isn’t easyAsk around and many people will tell you that they think it’s getting windier.

Senators tell Marijuana Enforcement Division, ‘Do your job’ after 90% drop in underage compliance checksThe state agency responsible for ensuring that marijuana dispensaries do not sell to children has come under fire.

Federal inmate recaptured after escaping from minimum-security facility in LittletonA South Dakota man sentenced a year ago to federal prison for drug trafficking has been recaptured.

Strong wind blows several semis through ColoradoStrong hurricane-force winds forced several tractor-trailers overturned on Interstate 25 in Larimer County on Tuesday.

Gloria Travis-Tanner, Colorado’s first black female senator, diesColorado’s first African-American woman to serve in the state Senate has died. Gloria Travis-Tanner’s career spanned 17 years at the State Capitol.

A bill to increase fines for negligent assisted living facilities in Colorado is one step closer to lawA bill that would better hold Colorado assisted living facilities accountable has passed a state Senate committee.

Consultant finds thousands of Aurora police reports pending, not entered into systemA public safety records consultant found thousands of unentered Aurora police reports in the department’s records system, clearing suspects.

Colorado Rockies fans ready for home opener at Coors FieldColorado Rockies fans prepare for Friday’s home opener at Coors Field.