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US men's ski racer positive for COVID before Colorado races

Nov. 30, 2021 23:13 PM EST

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) — A U.S. men's ski racer tested positive for the coronavirus and was ruled out for the four World Cup speed races this week in Colorado. International Ski Federation (FIS) race director Markus Waldner said Tuesday night at the team captains'...

Skier dies in collision with snowboarder at Colorado resort

Nov. 30, 2021 20:08 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — An investigation is underway after a 72-year-old skier died in a collision with a snowboarder at Eldora Mountain in northern Colorado. Boulder County sheriff's officials say the crash happened on the intermediate Windmill run on Tuesday morning,...

Swift selling local media assets to Ogden Newspapers

Nov. 30, 2021 18:11 PM EST

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Swift Communications, which owns a range of daily and weekly newspapers across the American West, announced Tuesday it is selling its local media and publishing businesses to West Virginia-based Ogden Newspapers. With the acquisition, Ogden...

Teens charged in shooting that wounded 3 students in Aurora

Nov. 30, 2021 17:39 PM EST

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Three teens were charged Tuesday with attempted murder in a shooting that wounded three students in the parking lot of a suburban Denver high school. The charges against the three 16-year-old boys in the Nov. 19 shooting at Aurora's Hinkley High...

Nuggets' Porter needs back surgery, return timetable unclear

Nov. 29, 2021 19:32 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Michael Porter Jr. of the Denver Nuggets needs surgery to address his latest back injury, and there's no known timetable yet for his return. Porter's agent, Mark Bartelstein, said the surgery is scheduled for Wednesday. Porter — who dealt with a serious...

Can Broncos' great rookie class help them end Chiefs' spell?

Nov. 29, 2021 17:57 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Vic Fangio didn't pay much attention when the Kansas City Chiefs stumbled to a 3-4 start. All he knows is they've fixed whatever was broken, haven't lost since October and “they're back to being the Chiefs again.” The same juggernaut that's won the AFC...

5 young people wounded near party in suburban Denver

Nov. 29, 2021 10:48 AM EST

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Police are investigating whether a shooting that wounded five young people in suburban Denver was connected to a party nearby. Five males between the ages of 16 and 20 went to the hospital after the shooting early Sunday in Aurora but all were...

Broncos' win over Chargers tightens up competitive AFC West

Nov. 29, 2021 01:14 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs see similarities in this year’s team to the one that won the Super Bowl two years ago. After a stumbling start they’re getting their health and mojo back and rolling into December. They also see the rest of the AFC West closing...

Colorado holds off Stanford, 80-76 in Pac-12 opener

Nov. 28, 2021 21:41 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Keeshawn Barthelemy converted six straight free throws in the final 63 seconds as Colorado held off Stanford, 80-76 to win its Pac-12 Conference opener on Sunday. Tristan da Silva hit a 3 with 1:49 left to put the Buffaloes up 73-66, but the...

Surtain's pair of picks leads Broncos past Chargers 28-13

Nov. 28, 2021 20:45 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Pat Surtain II showed off not only his sticky hands but his swift feet. The rookie from Alabama picked off Justin Herbert twice, returning the second one 70 yards for a touchdown and sparking the Denver Broncos' 28-13 win over the Los Angeles Chargers on...