Colorado officials say hospitalizations for COVID-19 have begun to increase for the first time in months, while the state’s rate of positive coronavirus test results has jumped since the first week of June.
On Monday night Aurora City Council Members agreed to the scope of their investigation into the death of Elijah McClain. That investigation will be separate from the investigation launched by the State Attorney General.
State funding cuts to public schools amounting to $621.4 million weren’t as deep as initially thought, but still are painful, say finance officials, who worked feverishly to submit 2020-21 budgets by June 30.
The Colorado Springs Fire Department says 2 fires in the past 24 hours were both started by fireworks. The department is reminding the public that fireworks are illegal within city limits and Unincorporated El Paso County this weekend.