How to respond if your pet is afraid of fireworks, other loud noises

DENVER (KDVR) – Fireworks have been a nightly occurrence in many Denver-area communities and across the country, but in addition to the annoyance to people and potential hazards for those with PTSD, many people have reached out with concerns about their pets. “A lot of the time we do discover fireworks cause a significant noise […]

Charlie Blackmon, 2 other Rockies test positive for COVID-19

DENVER (KDVR) — Three Colorado Rockies players have tested positive for COVID-19, sources confirmed to FOX31 and Channel 2 Tuesday evening. The infected players are Charlie Blackmon, Phil Diehl and Ryan Castellani. Blackmon had been working out recently at Coors Field. According to sources, all three players tested positive last week. Earlier Tuesday evening, Major […]

Denver announces reopening dates for DMV, dog parks, other facilities

DENVER (KDVR) — The City and County of Denver announced Thursday reopening dates for a number of facilities and services, including Denver Motor Vehicle (DMV) offices, dog parks and jails. City employees and visitors are required to wear face coverings inside facilities. Additionally, social distancing measures will be in place. Below are the reopening dates […]

Denver DA charges man with murder, other charges following Ballpark shooting

DENVER (KDVR) —Denver District Attorney Beth McCann said on Tuesday that charges have officially been filed against 36-year old Michael Close. He has been charged with two counts of murder in the first degree, two counts of criminal attempt to commit murder in the first degree, two counts of assault in the first degree, six […]

2 surgeons at Littleton hospital take pay cut to help keep other health care workers employed

LITTLETON, Colo. (KDVR) — Coronavirus momentarily shut down elective surgeries, making some health care workers worry about losing their jobs. One team of doctors at Littleton Adventist Hospital stepped up to ensure their team could stay together during the pandemic. Neurosurgeons Dr. J. Adair Prall and Dr. David VanSickle of Neurosurgery One chose to forgo part of […]

Police: 2 men dead after shooting each other at Aurora pawn shop

AURORA, Colo. (KDVR) — Two men died after shooting each other at an Aurora EZPawn shop Wednesday afternoon, police said. According to the Aurora Police Department, the shooting occurred in the 700 block of North Peoria Street shortly before 4:30 p.m. An employee at the pawn shop called 911. When officers arrived, they found two […]

Gov. Polis warns Colorado’s success in fighting COVID-19 is being threatened by other states

DENVER (KDVR) — As Colorado continues its phased reopening, Gov. Jared Polis warned that the Centennial State could join a growing trend of COVID-19 resurgences across the country. Twelve out of the past 14 days have marked a downward trend of new COVID-19 cases in Colorado, Polis said during a Thursday afternoon press conference. “We’re […]

Old Major won’t reopen after seven years in LoHi, as owner focuses on other venture

DENVER — The coronavirus prompted Justin Brunson to rethink things. The man who opened restaurant Old Major in LoHi in 2013 expanded in a few different directions in recent years. By the time the pandemic set in, his sandwich-and-charcuterie shop Culture Meat & Cheese was up to three locations. His fried chicken concept, Royal Rooster, […]

Drew Brees apologizes for anthem comments after backlash from teammates, others

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints quarterback Drew Brees apologized Thursday for his comments against kneeling during the national anthem after he received sharp criticism from fellow athletes, including some of his own teammates. “I would like to apologize to my friends, teammates, the City of New Orleans, the black community, NFL community and anyone I […]