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Photos: Denver sees first snowfall after breaking 87-year-old record

Story by The Associated Press Photos by Olivia Sun, The Colorado Sun Denver finally saw its first snowfall of the season on Friday, shattering an 87-year-old record for the latest first snow. It wasn’t much: The official measurement at the Denver International Airport was three-tenths of an inch, according to Jim Kalina, a meteorologist with […]

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Heavy smoke from West Coast wildfires is expected to blanket Colorado this weekend

Heavy smoke from wildfires in California and Oregon is expected to blow from northwestern Colorado across much of the state Friday afternoon and Saturday, causing hazy conditions and one of the heaviest fine particulate matter concentrations of the year, according to an advisory from the state’s health department and the National Weather Service.  Residents sensitive […]