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John Elway Trending Following The Broncos' Official Sale

John Elway, the most famous figure in Denver Broncos history, reportedly had the chance to acquire a 20 percent ownership stake in the franchise that he helped build at the end of his career, worth $36 million. He turned it down. Today, with the team officially selling for a record...
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The NFL Officially Has A New Richest Owner Today

The Denver Broncos officially have a new ownership group, led by former Wal-Mart CEO Rob Walton. With Walton's purchase of the team locked in, the 77-year-old son of Wal-Mart founder Sam Walton is now the richest owner in the NFL. Walton's net worth is somewhere in the $60-70 billion range,...

Brighton police seek help solving house party shooting

Investigators in Brighton are asking for information from the public that might help them with a weekend shooting case. A 24-year-old man was struck by a bullet in the head when a fight at a large house party spilled into the street. That man was described as being in critical condition at the hospital afterwards. Police say on Sunday at 1 a.m. they responded to a call of shots fired on North Main Street. Nearly an hour later they got a report that the shooting victim had come to a nearby hospital after being taken there by a private vehicle. Anyone with information about this crime that leads to the suspect is asked to call 303-655-8740. Tipsters can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of $5,000. Tips can also be made to Metro Denver Crime Stoppers.

Rawlins, Wyoming to Denver, Colorado

Filled up on breakfast before heading out at approx 8:30. As the day was already warm, we got some ice from the hotel and put some drinks in the little esky we had bought. Topped up the car with fuel and off we went. It was a bright day so...

Parents in Colorado struggle to find and afford child care

Nearly one in ten child care providers closed across Colorado during the pandemic. And the Colorado Children's Campaign says the closures disproportionately impacted low income families and families of color. The Mile High United Way calls them "child care deserts." There is only one slot for every three to four children. On top of that, child care costs increased 40% from 1990-2021. During a Community Conversation on CBS News Colorado we examined the Child Care Crisis in Colorado and what parents can do about it.State Rep. Kerry Tipper had a personal experience. Rep. Tipper said she became a mom after...

Single engine plane crashes near Centennial Airport

A small plane has crashed in a field to the east of Centennial Airport on Grasslands Drive, and the pilot died. The crash scene is in an industrial area and close to a FedEx building.The crash was confirmed by South Metro Fire Rescue. The agency said there was no fire when the plane went down but there was a small fuel spill. They said no one else was on board.First responders from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office were at the scene along with firefighters.The identity of the pilot has not been released. So far it's not clear why the plane crashed.

Jamal Murray names his all-time Kentucky starting 5

Jamal Murray is soon to head into his 7th season with the Denver Nuggets. The former Kentucky star was drafted 7th overall by the Nuggets in 2016 after 1 season in Lexington, but was sidelined for the 2021-22 campaign due to a torn ACL. The Wildcats have had a host...

A Pixar-themed mini-golf course is coming to Denver

A Pixar-themed mini-golf course will soon be popping up in Denver. "Pixar Putt" features 18 interactive holes inspired by your favorite Disney and Pixar movies including Finding Nemo, Toy Story and Monster's Inc.The course will be coming to the Rally Hotel in McGregor Square Sept. 3 - Nov. 27. It will be open Monday-Friday from 3pm-10pm and Saturday-Sunday from 10am-10pm. On Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights from 7pm-10pm, "Pixar Putt After Dark" will offer evening sessions for adults 18 and older.The course has been traveling the country, having already made stops in New York City, Houston, San Antonio and Chicago. Organizers recommend buying tickets in advance since they often do sell out. Tickets start at $25.50 and you can buy them here.

Man found dead in southwest Denver

DENVER — Officers are investigating the death of a man who was found in southwest Denver Monday as a homicide, the Denver Police Department said. Police said around 3:20 p.m. that they were conducting an outdoor death investigation in the 9000-block of West Saratoga Place, which is near the Southwest Recreation Center. Police later said they are investigating the man's death as a homicide.