Colorado News

America’s newest national park is in Colorado – Here’s how to check it out

The National Park Service announced Thursday (Feb 15) that Amache National Historic Site in southeastern Colorado is officially America’s newest national park.  Amache is noteworthy as a former site of […]
2 months ago

There have been 17 official claims about red orb-like UFOs in Colorado since last month

Are aliens visiting Colorado? Maybe… The National UFO Reporting Center has posted 17 claims of “unidentified aerial phenomenon” sightings taking place in Colorado since the start of 2024. Most seem to […]
2 months ago

The most expensive home ever sold in the Denver area is quietly for sale.

The most expensive home ever sold in the Denver area is quietly for sale. According to sources, Denver Broncos quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife, singer Ciara, are now open […]
2 months ago

Coloradans will soon be able to get cinnamon rolls with their chili at Wendy’s

I always thought that in Colorado we only ate chili one way… With cinnamon rolls. Turns out it’s more of a Nebraska thing that leaked into parts of Colorado, like […]
2 months ago
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Denver Nuggets’ Rocky is the Highest Paid Mascot in the NBA – Here’s How Much He Makes

Although the Denver Nuggets are riding high as first time NBA champs, growing up in Colorado I have seen my fair share of Nuggets teams that were beyond awful. However, […]
2 months ago

One of the 10 most expensive zip codes in the U.S. is in Colorado

If you’ve browsed any real estate sites lately, you know just how high home prices are. Of course, those amounts vary greatly, depending on location and a new report reveals […]
2 months ago

Denver’s Water World is hiring for 1,000 summer jobs

Need a summer job? Have a teenager that needs one? Water World is looking to hire for nearly 1,000 positions this summer.  Positions will range from lifeguard, food and bar service, […]
2 months ago

Tracy thought Wolverine & Deadpool were part of the DC Universe!? What! Check out Tracy & Fizz Big Dumb Recap

Wake the Fun up with Tracy & Fizz weekdays from 6am-10am live on your radio and streaming live on the KYGO app!  Then watch us live on our Big Dumb Post Show on […]
2 months ago

Tickets to see Coach Prime’s second season with the Colorado Buffs are crazy pricey already

Deion Sanders’ first season as the head football coach at the University of Colorado saw the Buffaloes lose eight of their last nine games after starting the year at 3-0, […]
2 months ago

For about $100 you’ll be able to watch all the Colorado Rockies games online this season

It had a lot of different names through the years, from Fox Sports Rocky Mountain to Root Sports to most recently, AT&T Sportsnet, but whatever you call it, the channel […]
2 months ago

A university just awarded cornhole scholarships to 2 Colorado athletes

Cornhole ain’t just for playing at a tailgate or when you’re drunk in your buddies garage anymore…  For the first time in Colorado preps history, two athletes are headed Division […]
2 months ago

Denver could permit noncitizens to be police officers and firefighters

In Denver, two council members are suggesting the idea of permitting noncitizens to serve in the roles of police officers and firefighters within the city. As reported by Axios, on […]
2 months ago

Robert Plant and Alison Krauss are coming to Colorado

The Led Zeppelin front man Robert Plant and country singer Alison Krauss, as a duo, have been iconic in the Americana scene. And now, the pair will bring their “Can’t […]
2 months ago

Did you know the famous gator from ‘Happy Gilmore’ now lives in Colorado?

With  he recent passing of the great actor, Carl Weathers, his movies have been top of mind a bit more than usual lately, and that reminded me that one of […]
2 months ago

Monster Jam is coming back to Mile High Stadium this summer

I’d been to probably 100 monster truck shows before I saw Monster Jam at Empower Field at Mile High in Denver last summer, and I had no idea what I’d […]
2 months ago

The Denver Broncos have the second best odds of being Russell Wilson’s team next season

Almost everyone assumed that the minute the Denver Broncos benched Russell Wilson last season, he would never play another game for the team again… Not so fast though!  According to […]
2 months ago

Waffle House is taking Valentine’s Day reservations in Colorado

Waffle House is continuing its Valentine’s Day tradition by offering special dinner reservations at select locations across 21 states on February 14th. Colorado is included this year! This unique dining experience, […]
2 months ago

Ride a bike in Denver? Get paid!

If you’re already riding your bike around Denver, you might as well get paid for it!  And if you’re not, might be time to hopping on is what Denver Streets […]
2 months ago

Was John Elway wrong for handing the Super Bowl trophy to the Chiefs?

A lot of Denver Broncos fans are pretty upset on social media today after Broncos legend John Elway was at Super Bowl LVIII in Las Vegas on Sunday night. What […]
2 months ago

Denver legend Mike Nelson is retiring from TV weather later this year

When I think of pop culture icons in Denver names like Jake Jabs, Dealin’ Doug and the Shagman from Rocky’s Auto come to mind, but there’s one name that stands […]
2 months ago

Dierks Bentley is bringing two shows to Colorado in 2024

Good news, bad news… It seems as though Dierks Bentley’s Colorado festival, “Seven Peaks” is likely a thing of the past, that’s the bad news. But the good news is […]
2 months ago

Long lost twin sisters reunite in Denver after 81 years

A pair of twin sisters recently enjoyed a reunion 81 years in the making, thanks to a DNA test.  Maurilia Chavez and Andrea Lopez had been separated from each other since they were […]
2 months ago

DIA to begin offering guaranteed reserved parking

Denver International Airport has begun offering premium reserve parking to their parking options.   Travelers visiting DIA have previously been at the mercy of parking being available, but now they can […]
2 months ago

Tracy & Fizz Big Dumb Recap – Day Off needed after the Super Bowl!

Wake the Fun up with Tracy & Fizz weekdays from 6am-10am live on your radio and streaming live on the KYGO app!  Then watch us live on our Big Dumb Post Show on […]
2 months ago

Guy who rode motorcycle from Colorado Springs to Denver in 20 minutes arrested

YouTuber Rendon Tyrell Dietzmann, 32, of Texas was arrested on assault charges Wednesday evening in Denton County, just northwest of Dallas, as reported by Denver7. Dietzmann, who goes by the […]
2 months ago

Denver’s Wings Over The Rockies is free this Sunday

If you are your loved ones are into airplanes and space stuff, here’s a great way to spend your Sunday pre-Super Bowl (Feb 11).  The Wings Over The Rockies Air & […]
2 months ago

Castle Rock, Colorado’s Christian McCaffrey won the NFL’s Offensive Player of the Year award

There aren’t a ton of professional athletes who were born and raised in Colorado, but one of the best football players in the world currently, was…  San Francisco 49ers running […]
2 months ago

A man in Colorado bit off and spit out a piece of a police officer’s finger

I have checked, and no, Mike Tyson was not involved in Colorado’s most recent biting incident… But it is just a reminder of the dangers the men and women in […]
2 months ago

Colorado’s newest ski area is actually just a hill on some farmland, an hour north of Denver

When you think skiing in Colorado, you likely think about the big resorts in the mountains, but the newest ski area in our state is actually just a hill on […]
2 months ago

50 pounds of gum was just scraped off the seats at Denver’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre

I don’t mean to sound like your dad here, but you’d think we would take better care of one of the most prestigious, beautiful things we have in the Denver-area…  […]
2 months ago
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Where has Bigfoot been spotted the most in Colorado?

Bigfoot’s popularity comes and goes in waves, and for whatever reason, ole sasquatch has been a hot topic again lately. So, if the myth is true and he resides in […]
2 months ago
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Tomorrow is National Pizza Day – Here’s the ten highest rated pizza places in the Denver area

Tomorrow is National Pizza Day (Feb 9), so screw your New Years Resolution, let’s have a pizza party! These are the highest-rated pizzerias in Denver, according to Google, Tripadvisor, and […]
2 months ago
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Could chicken roping be Colorado’s next entertainment fad like axe throwing?

You could name a bunch of things that are “entertainment,” bowling, pool, darts, rage rooms, axe throwing, etc. But if you wanted to be on the cutting edge of the […]
2 months ago

Another train derailment in Colorado, hundreds of gallons of diesel fuel spilled

For the second time in as many months, Colorado has had another train derailment, this time spilling hundreds of gallons of diesel fuel. The accident happened in Loveland, Colorado on […]
2 months ago

More snow on the way this weekend in Denver

While temps will remain mild throughout the Denver metro today, forecast models like the one at 9News show that the fluffy white stuff is on the way. Of particular note […]
2 months ago

WATCH – Lainey Wilson’s Super Bowl commercial for Colorado’s Coors Light

Lainey Wilson is EVERYWHERE right now, and that includes the Super Bowl commercials, representing a Colorado company!  Lainey is helping to reintroduce the Coors Light Chill Train for a Super […]
2 months ago

Did you know betting on the Super Bowl coin toss is illegal in Colorado?

You can bet on pretty much anything as you watch the Super Bowl this weekend. Bets on things that don’t really concern the game itself are called prop bets, but […]
2 months ago

A bunch of Denver shows like Kevin James & Bill Burr are buy one, get one for Valentines Day

If you’re like me and still haven’t figured out what to get your significant other for Valentines Day, here’s a good idea and something to save you a little money […]
2 months ago

Dog poop caused quite a commotion on a flight out of Denver recently

Have you ever been on a flight with someone who stunk? It’s the worst. Unfortunately for some folks flying out of Denver International Airport recently, they experienced something even worse…  […]
2 months ago

Denver Restaurant Week’s 20th Anniversary almost here

Denver, CO-  Denver Restaurant Week’s 20th Anniversary is almost here Colorado!  March 1-10 several restaurants around Denver will be offering some of their best dining options ranging from $25-$55!  Currently […]
2 months ago

Tracy & Fizz Big Dumb Recap – CLOSE Thousand Dollar Minute Winner

Wake the Fun up with Tracy & Fizz weekdays from 6am-10am live on your radio and streaming live on the KYGO app!  Then watch us live on our Big Dumb Post Show on […]
2 months ago

Colorado sports fans will have yet another streaming service to figure out

Colorado sports fans are no stranger to dealing with how to see their favorite teams on a weekly basis. Case in point, just look at Kroenke Sports & Entertainment (KSE) […]
2 months ago

Colorado police help round up llamas that want to play in the snow

Wheat Ridge, Colorado police had quite a weekend rounding up some escapees. The recent snowstorm got three local llamas so excited, they escaped their enclosure to play in the snow. […]
2 months ago

WATCH – Denver’s Peyton Manning has a new Super Bowl commercial

I don’t love that they release Super Bowl commercials before the game, but that’s the world we live in now. So of course, Mr. commercial himself, Peyton Manning will appear […]
2 months ago

Denver Botanic Gardens announce first shows of summer concert series, including a country legend

The Denver Botanic Gardens Summer Concert Series will be back this summer, and three of the shows have been announced ahead of the full lineup, and one is a country […]
2 months ago

One of Toby Keith’s final concerts was in Colorado

As we continue to mourn the passing of the legendary Toby Keith, I was trying to recall all the times I had seen him perform live, and it dawned on […]
2 months ago

Someone pushed over a porta-potty at a Denver park with a man inside

If I were to wish things on my worst enemy, being in a porta-potty when it gets tipped over would probably be high on the list… Otherwise I’d wish the […]
2 months ago

One of Colorado’s best country music events, the Greeley Stampede, will announce their concerts this month

Not only is the Greeley Stampede one of the top pro rodeos in the world with over 100 years of history, but they’ve also become one of the top country […]
2 months ago

Today is ‘National Shower with a Friend Day,’ a holiday invented in Colorado

We’ve long established the fact that there is a national day for everything and today is just more proof… It’s “National Shower with a Friend Day.” Although it sounds like […]
2 months ago

Somehow someone got stuck in the back of a trash truck in Denver

I can think of few places that would be worse to get stuck than the back of a trash truck, but then again that is why I don’t go in […]
2 months ago

February is like Christmas for one Colorado city, all lit up

While so many cities have various Christmas displays and light shows, February and Valentine’s Day belongs to the city of Loveland, Colorado – located about 45 miles north of Denver. […]
2 months ago

Tracy and Fizz Big Dumb Recap – February 5th

Wake the Fun up with Tracy & Fizz weekdays from 6am-10am live on your radio and streaming live on the KYGO app!  Then watch us live on our Big Dumb Post Show on […]
2 months ago

CU Boulder engineers use laser light to see what happens when you flush a toilet

Well, this shines a whole new light on toilet flushing. Engineers at the University of Colorado Boulder used lasers to show what comes up when you flush a commercial toilet. […]
2 months ago

Snowstorm causing over 700 flight delays or cancellations at Denver airport today.

Snowstorm causing over 700 flight delays or cancellations at Denver airport today. DENVER — More than 700 flights have been delayed or canceled Saturday morning at Colorado’s biggest airport as […]
3 months ago

Coloradans bet how much on sports? A record amount in December

A record amount of money was bet on sports in December by Coloradans.  Up 17% from November, over $716 million was wagered on sports in 2023’s final month, as reported […]
3 months ago

Colorado – Be a tourist in your own state!

It’s always easy when you’re visiting another city such as NYC, Miami, Vegas, etc to have fun doing all the typical touristy things you may do (or even stuff off […]
3 months ago

Heavy, wet snow currently moving into the Denver area

Heavy, wet snow currently moving into the Denver area. DENVER – Heavy rain and snow is blanketing the Denver area this morning, with the possibility for significant snow accumulations in […]
3 months ago

Top 5 restaurants in Denver according to Google Maps

Surely, you’ve seen all those ratings for places in Google Maps when your driving along or searching for directions. Or, maybe they’ve asked you to rate something. When that happens, […]
3 months ago

Pilot nearly gets his foot eaten off by a moving walkway at the Denver airport

My five-year-old kid is always super nervous on escalators because he’s afraid it’ll suck him in if he doesn’t step off at the right time… And after hearing about what […]
3 months ago

Famous sideshow entertainer with full-body tattoo has moved to Denver

When you have a full-body jigsaw puzzle tattoo, horns implanted into your head, reshaped ears, and a ton of piercings, you’re going to standout a bit. So if you see […]
3 months ago

Famous Denver area music store closing after over 35 years

An iconic music store chain that mostly serves the upper Midwest of the United States currently has one location in the Denver-area, but after over 35 years in business, is […]
3 months ago

Next week is the last week to take advantage of downtown Denver’s free ice skating rink

Did you know downtown Denver has a FREE ice skating rink each winter? It’s true, but next week is the last week for this season.  The Downtown Denver Rink has been […]
3 months ago

Colorado lawmakers address pet overcrowding with new bill possible

Per report from CBS Denver, rights groups in Colorado are collaborating to address the issue of overcrowded animal shelters by proposing limitations on the sale of puppies and kittens. State […]
3 months ago

Tracy & Fizz Big Dumb Recap – Friday February 2nd!

Happy first Friday of February Mile High City! Wake the Fun up with Tracy & Fizz weekdays from 6am-10am live on your radio and streaming live on the KYGO app!  Then watch us […]
3 months ago

One-in-10 people in Colorado have unclaimed money – Here’s how to check if you’re one

Sure, there’s a national day for everything, but although obscure, today’s could be lucrative for you. Today (Feb. 1) is National Unclaimed Property Day, and one-in-10 people in Colorado have […]
3 months ago

Semitrucks may soon be banned from using the left lane on I-70 in Colorado’s mountains

Let me start this article by saying that I love, respect, and value America’s truckdrivers. TO me they are one of the most underrated professions there is… But how would […]
3 months ago

Colorado’s controversial Lauren Boebert has moved east, much closer to Denver

Love her or hate her, if you live on Colorado’s front range, you may be seeing more of the highly publicized politician, Lauren Boebert.  Boebert, who has been serving as […]
3 months ago

One Colorado restaurant makes OpenTable’s ‘Top 100 Romantic Restaurants in America’ list

With Valentines Day right around the corner have you thought about dinner reservations yet? A dinner reservation website gave us a good reminder to get that done today with a […]
3 months ago

Tracy & Fizz Big Dumb Recap – February 1st!

Wake the Fun up with Tracy & Fizz weekdays from 6am-10am live on your radio and streaming live on the KYGO app!  Then watch us live on our Big Dumb […]
3 months ago

Colorado’s new outdoor amphitheater set to open, has first act booked

Colorado is getting a brand new outdoor concert and event venue, the Sunset Amphitheater, in north Colorado Springs. And fittingly, the first act to play the new venue will be […]
3 months ago
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A Colorado Rescue Dog Will Be On This Year’s Animal Planet Puppy Bowl

If you get tired of watching all the pregame shows before the Super Bowl this year, here’s a good reason to turn them of for a bit…  The Humane Society […]
3 months ago
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An 18 Mile Stretch of I-25 in Colorado Started Charging Tolls Today

If you ever use I-25 south of Castle Rock, be prepared to either stay out of the far left lane or start paying to use it!  The 18 mile express […]
3 months ago
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Human Head Found in a Freezer After a Colorado House Was Sold

This story sounds like something straight out of the Jeffery Dahmer horror story, but it happened right here in Colorado…  Authorities are investigating a possible homicide after a human head […]
3 months ago
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Stars From ‘The Sandlot’ Will Be in Colorado This Month to Celebrate the Movies 30th Anniversary

Ready to feel old? The movie The Sandlot turned 30 last year!! To celebrate that big anniversary, some of the cast will be in Colorado for a special screening later […]
3 months ago
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Here’s When Cheyenne Frontier Days Will Announce Their 2024 Concerts

With all the cold weather we’ve had lately, I’ve found myself dreaming of summer concerts a lot lately, and one of my favorite places on earth to take one in […]
3 months ago
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Wrestling Legend Goldberg’s Son is Headed to Colorado to Play Football

One of the most popular figures in professional wrestling during the late 1990s and early 2000s, Bill Goldberg is in the WWE Hall of Fame and highly regarded as one […]
3 months ago
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Miss Colorado Wins the Miss America Pageant, and Becomes a Very Important ‘First’

There’s a new Miss America and she’s already setting records. Madison Marsh has become the first active duty Air Force officer to win the title. The pilot was representing Colorado when she […]
3 months ago
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Colorado’s Coldest Temperatures Last Night Included -36 North of Greeley

You don’t need me to tell you that last night was cold, but I guess I didn’t realize just how cold it was until the National Weather Service shared a […]
3 months ago
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5pm sunsets are back in Denver!

Denver – After 3 frigid sub-zero temperature January days reminding us we are very much in Winter, some warming news arrives as 5pm sunsets are back in Denver, Colorado. Almost […]
3 months ago
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MLB.com Predicts the Colorado Rockies Will Win the World Series… In 2033

Saying the Colorado Rockies and the World Series in the same sentence feels laughable after the team just had the worst season in franchise history, and have done pretty much […]
3 months ago
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Need Warmth? A New Direct Flight From Denver to Mexico Starts This Month

As I write this article, it’s -1 in Denver. Monterrey, Mexico is 55 degrees, but it’s also cold there. They’ll see a high near 80 later this week. So, if […]
3 months ago
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A Denver Man Adopts Senior Dogs To Give Them The Best Later Years Of Life

Denver retiree Steve Greig began adopting senior dogs as a way to find meaning after the tragic loss of his own dog, Wolfgang. Now he is making national news and going viral on social […]
3 months ago
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The Government Has Banned Those Silly CDOT Highway Signs in Colorado

Is this something that really needs to stop, or are a few grouches just ruining the fun?  The federal government is ordering states, including Colorado, to stop putting funny messages […]
3 months ago
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Hundreds of flights cancelled or delayed at Denver International Airport due to severe cold

Hundreds of flights cancelled or delayed at Denver International Airport due to severe cold. Today, Sunday, Denver International airport experienced the cancellation or delay of numerous flights due to the […]
3 months ago
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Denver’s MLK Day Marade goes on despite frigid conditions

Denver’s MLK Day Marade goes on despite frigid conditions. Despite the frigid weather on Monday, Denver’s annual tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will proceed as planned. However, organizers […]
3 months ago
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CDOT Says to Keep These Things in Your Car If You’re Driving in the Extreme Cold

Extreme cold is coming to Denver this weekend and into next week as you’ve probably heard. In a perfect world you would just stay inside curled up with a good […]
3 months ago
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What’s the Coldest It’s Ever Been in Denver?

With a polar vortex and some extremely cold temperatures about to take over Denver, a lot of people are wondering how these cold temps matchup against the coldest the city […]
3 months ago
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Former Denver Nugget Carmelo Anthony is Mad Because Nikola Jokic is Wearing Number 15

Maybe I am biased because I am NOT a Carmelo Anthony fan… Not a fan of the way he left Denver, not a fan of the way he treated the […]
3 months ago
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DIA experiencing delays due to upcoming cold weather

Denver, CO- Temperatures this weekend are expected to drop to the single digits – for highs. Already Denver International Airport is dealing with cold weather and weather delays ahead of […]
3 months ago
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Everything we’re hearing about the Broncos’ new uniforms

Rumors are already swirling about the Denver Broncos’ new uniforms that will debut next season. While the team has been hush on the matter, they have acknowledged a new look […]
3 months ago