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Past articles by Makayla:

1 dead after shooting in Denver Saturday morning

DPD said one man is dead after a shooting in the 1400 block of South Irving Street. → Read More

Black History Month fashion show to be held in Aurora

The event includes plenty of family friendly activities, local food and live performances. → Read More

Sisters, 11 and 13 open bakery in Highlands Ranch

Two sisters who are 13 and 11 opened up a bakery and are serving up their family recipes, plus others. → Read More

Answering your questions about Winter Olympics mascot Bing Dwen Dwen

The mascot is so popular in China, stores sold out of plush versions of the plump panda only a few days into the Olympic Games. → Read More

Petition nears 15,000 to recall Dougco school board members

The petition comes after a school board meeting where the board decided to remove their superintendent. → Read More

2 shows celebrate Black History Month at Parsons Theatre

The two shows are the History of African American Music Part 2 and One People, Many Voices. → Read More

How to follow Colorado's Olympians on social media

Follow all 40 Olympians competing in the 2022 Winter Olympics that are from or reside in Colorado on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or TikTok. → Read More

Retired Denver judge to be inducted into 'The Blacks in Colorado Hall of Fame'

Judge Jackson is the seventh African-American judge to be inducted. → Read More

Woman, dog found after being lost overnight on Grand Mesa

The woman was lost overnight with her dog during freezing temperatures, the sheriff's office said. → Read More

1 dead after fight in Denver

Denver police said the fight happened in the area of 30th Avenue and Downing Street Friday night. → Read More

COVID boosters required at MSU; mandatory testing for unvaccinated suspended

Students both enrolled in on-campus and online-only courses must be vaccinated against COVID-19 and boosted within 30 days of the CDC's defined eligibility. → Read More

Woman, POC owned coffee shop, Kabod opens second location in DIA

The store said their coffee is single-source Ethiopian coffee, roasted locally in far Northeast Denver. → Read More

Child falls through thin ice near Cherry Creek trail

A child was reported unresponsive after falling through thin ice near a Cherry Creek trail and the child's father suffered an injury pulling the child out, said DFD. → Read More

Avista Adventist Hospital reopens Tuesday following Marshall Fire

The building was spared, but smoke damage caused the hospital to undergo extensive professional cleaning. → Read More

Man killed in Northglenn Thursday night

NPD said the Pontiac Grand Am driver took the gunshot victim to a hospital, where he later died. → Read More

1 killed in Greeley house fire

Greeley Fire Department was still on the scene as of 6 p.m. said WCSO. → Read More

1-70 westbound partly closed due to crash

CDOT said they have closed I-70 from the Garfield County Regional Airport exit near Rifle. → Read More

APD arrests 2 more teens in Nome Park shooting that injured 6 students

Aurora police have made two more arrests in connection with the Nov. 15 shooting of 6 students. → Read More

Procession for Demaryius Thomas on Saturday

The former Bronco will be honored in Dublin, Georgia on Saturday morning. → Read More

Temporary housing site opens in metro Denver for Afghan evacuees

The site houses nearly 40 people and is helping people with services including finding longer-term housing, signing up kids for school and connecting to health care. → Read More