Tuesday - September 17, 2019

Local News

Can any of the NFL’s 0-2 teams make a playoff run? Plus, more Week 2 takeaways. - Tue, 17 Sep 2019
Take a look at the NFL standings coming out of the second Sunday of the 2019 season, at the teams that have started 0-2, and two themes emerge: There are teams that were expected to be in some kind of rebuilding mode (Miami Dolphins, New York Giants, Cincinnati Bengals), and teams that were expected to contend for playoff spots but are facing challenging circumstances as a result of injuries to their quarterbacks (Pittsburgh Steelers, Carolina Panthers, Jacksonville Jaguars).

Collin Hill’s status still unknown as Nate Craig-Myers becomes eligible for CSU - Tue, 17 Sep 2019
Uncertainty surrounds Colorado State’s starting quarterback scenario while the Rams gear up for the fourth week of the regular season.

CU Buffs begin preparation for Pac-12 football opener at Arizona State - Tue, 17 Sep 2019
After being dealt his first loss as the head coach of the Colorado football team, Mel Tucker was eager to get back on the practice field Monday morning. He was in good spirits coming off the field, too. “It felt good getting out there and I feel even better coming off the field today with […]

Cherry Creek High promises action after students’ anti-Semitic social media post - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
Cherry Creek High School is working with the Anti-Defamation League to respond after officials say four students were involved in a Snapchat post referencing violence against Jews over the weekend.

Man charged in Federal Heights mobile home fires sentenced after guilty plea - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
The man charged with planting homemade bombs inside his trailer, then lighting it and a neighbor’s home on fire, pleaded guilty to two charges of attempted murder and sentenced to 32 years of prison, according to authorities on Monday.

Sam Girard has a long contract, big future with Avalanche - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
The Avalanche's smallest player unveiled a big smile when looking back on his summer.

“It’s Russian roulette”: State authorities concerned by street drug in some CBD vapes - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
Jay Jenkins says he hesitated when a buddy suggested they vape CBD.

Chad Bettis expects to be fully ready for 2020, with intent of returning to Rockies from hip surgery as an effective bullpen piece - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
Less than 24 hours after Chad Bettis underwent season-ending bilateral hip surgery on August 27, he'd already begun rehabbing on the stationary bicycle.

Auction of convicted murderer Christopher Watts’ Frederick home rescheduled for next year - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
The Frederick home of a man convicted of killing his pregnant wife and daughters is no longer slated for auction this fall. Instead, the sale of the home has been moved to next year, according to online Weld County Public Trustee records.

Aspen opera house expansion project deemed unfeasible - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
A study has determined a proposed expansion of a Colorado opera house is not feasible.