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 2021-12-31 21:45 

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What does 'Auld Lang Syne' mean?...

"Auld Lang Syne," as most do know, is the title and key phrase of the song. It...

 2021-12-31 21:30 

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Remembering the influential people who died in 2021...

In 2021 the world said a final farewell to music legends, beloved authors, notorious killers, pioneers in professional sports and other notable figures....

 2021-12-31 21:19 

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Country artists Zac Brown, Elle King, Sam Hunt out of New Year's TV special due to 'COVID-19 safety protocols'...

Several country music acts will no longer be performing at a live New Year...

 2021-12-31 21:05 

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The first New Year's Eve celebrations in Times Square didn't include a ball drop, but something more dangerous...

Of all the ways we could be celebrating the coming New Year, a significant percentage of Americans will be looking to the sky over New York City — either in person, or via their TVs — to watch a great big ball descend from one seemingly arbitr...

 2021-12-31 20:58 

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No reported deaths in devastating Colorado wildfire, but up to 1,000 homes destroyed...

As crews assess the catastrophic damage from the Marshall Fire in Boulder County, Colorado, a silver lining: no reported deaths and no reports of missing people as of Friday morning....

 2021-12-31 19:50 

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Betty White dead at 99: reports...

Beloved actress, comedian and American icon Betty White has died, just weeks before a milestone birthday, according to multiple reports....

 2021-12-31 14:55 

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Polis pardons 1,351 people convicted of marijuana possession...

Gov. Jared Polis granted pardons to 1,351 Coloradans who were convicted of having 2 ounces or less of marijuana, an amount that is now legal for adults to have in the state....

 2021-12-31 14:36 

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Wildfires burn hundreds of homes in Colorado, thousands flee...

At least one first responder and six other people have been injured, and the sheriff says there could be more hurt — or dead....

 2021-12-31 12:03 

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Friday December 31, 2021 Forecast First...

Chief Meteorologist Russ Pappas has your Western Slope weather forecast for Grand Junction, Montrose and Delta, Colorado....

 2021-12-31 04:49 

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220 troops from Nevada National Guard a 'vital' part of New Year's Eve events...

Roughly 220 guardsmen and women will ring in the New Year on the Las Vegas Strip and in downtown....

 2021-12-31 04:45 

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Central Colorado communities will see rolling blackouts due to Boulder wildfire...

Despite being hundreds of miles away, Coloradans who live in the high country and the San Louis Valley will feel the impact of the Boulder wildfires in their own homes....

 2021-12-31 04:18 

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Looking Back: Jim Belushi shared his harmonica passion...

Last year, actor and comedian Jim Belushi spent New Year...

 2021-12-31 04:16 

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Raising money for food banks at heart of 'Souper Bowl of Caring' mission...

During what has been a trying few years for so many, Channel 8 is raising money for food banks across the country during our New Year...

 2021-12-31 04:13 

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Las Vegas packed with New Year's Eve performances...

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) With less than two weeks left in 2021 and the countdown well underway for the new year, Las Vegas has a star studded lineup ready to help ring in 2022 on and off the Strip. A wave of A-list artists will be ringing in the new year with pri...

 2021-12-31 04:00 

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Marshall Fire is already most destructive fire in Colorado history...

According to Boulder County Sheriff Joe Pelle, more than 580 homes were burned as of Thursday evening. That count doesn...

 2021-12-31 02:28 

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Several Colorado County's enact mask order...

In Mesa County, health officials are waiting for the states response. "I do not think we will see a Mesa County order/mandate like that come back unless the state did implement it," Busch said....

 2021-12-31 02:21 

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Memorial plans released for former US Sen. Harry Reid...

A memorial for former U.S. Sen. Harry Reid is planned to take place next Saturday at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas....

 2021-12-31 01:31 

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Colorado National Monument smashes tourism records...

Record-breaking sales provide funds for interns, the Junior Park Ranger program and restoration of the old amphitheater....

 2021-12-31 01:31 

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Colorado National Monument smashes tourism records...

Record-breaking sales provide funds for interns, the Junior Park Ranger program and restoration of the old amphitheater....

 2021-12-31 00:23 

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How to help with the Boulder County wildfires...

The Community Foundation of Boulder County has set up a fund for people who want to donate. The funds will help officials respond to both immediate and long-term needs related to the fire....

 2021-12-31 00:07 

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Man charged with faking positive COVID test result to avoid court...

Junior Jumpp, 31, of Hartford was arrested Tuesday and charged with one count of forgery in the second degree and one count of fabricating physical evidence, according to the Connecticut Division of Criminal Justice....

 2021-12-31 00:03 

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NASCAR's Brandon Brown to be sponsored by LGBCoin in 2022 season...

NASCAR driver Brandon Brown, the unwitting namesake of the anti-Biden rallying cry "Let...

 2021-12-30 23:45 

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Thursday December 30, 2021 Forecast First...

Chief Meteorologist Russ Pappas has your Western Slope weather forecast for Grand Junction, Montrose and Delta, Colorado....

 2021-12-30 23:45 

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Thursday December 30, 2021 Forecast First...

Chief Meteorologist Russ Pappas has your Western Slope weather forecast for Grand Junction, Montrose and Delta, Colorado....

 2021-12-30 23:37 

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Truck driver's 110-year sentence dramatically cut down...

Rogel Aguilera-Mederos applied for clemency from Gov. Jared Polis, who reduced his sentence to 10 years. He will be eligible for parole on Dec. 30, 2026....

 2021-12-30 22:26 

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Whiteout conditions close 2 entrances in Rocky Mountain National Park...

Portions of Rocky Mountain National Park were experiencing blowing snow and whiteout conditions on Thursday. The Beaver Meadows and Fall River entrances of Rocky Mountain National Park were closed....

 2021-12-30 21:45 

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Live updates: Superior, Louisville under mandatory evacuations as wildfires spread nearby...

Several small grass fires have sparked due to downed power lines and transformers blowing, according to the Boulder County Sheriff's Office. Authorities have also closed roads near the fires and thousands of people are reportedly out of power....

 2021-12-30 20:11 

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How sharks could help fight COVID-19 virus, future coronaviruses...

Researchers are looking to sharks and their antibody-like proteins to neutralize the current COVID virus and prepare for viruses that could come in the future....

 2021-12-30 19:55 

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Powerball jackpot grows to $483 million...

The next drawing will be Saturday. According to a press release, the Powerball jackpot was last hit in California in the Oct. 4, 2021 drawing when a single ticket won a massive $699.8 million grand prize....

 2021-12-30 19:45 

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Fauci: Arguments against vaccinating kids don't 'make any sense'...

"We vaccinate children for a number of childhood diseases where the mortality of those diseases is far less than the mortality and the morbidity of COVID-19," Fauci said on "Morning in America" on Thursday....

 2021-12-30 19:30 

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Tesla recalls nearly 500,000 US vehicles over safety issues...

Tesla said it plans to recall 356,309 Model 3 vehicles made between 2017 and 2020 over concerns that the car...

 2021-12-30 17:43 

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Woman gets surprise air mail when drone carrying marijuana crashes into home...

Someone in Ohio expecting a "gift" by air, and not from Santa, will now have to go to the sheriff's department to claim it....

 2021-12-30 17:42 

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New Year's traditions from around the world...

New Year...

 2021-12-30 17:36 

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Children hospitalized with COVID jump to near-record numbers...

During the week of Dec. 21-27, an average of 334 children 17 and under were admitted per day to hospitals with the coronavirus, a 58% increase from the week before, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....

 2021-12-30 17:19 

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Colorado mountain county reimposes mask mandate...

Starting Thursday, people will have to wear masks in public indoor spaces in Summit County, home to several ski resorts....

 2021-12-30 17:06 

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New Colorado Minimum Wage Goes Into Effect Jan. 1...

The new Colorado minimum wage will rise on January 1, 2022, to $12.56 or $9.54 for those receiving enough tips for total pay to meet or exceed the full minimum wage....

 2021-12-30 16:31 

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Christmas Tree Collection Service Begins January 3...

Trees must be put out by Wednesday, January 12th, so city crews can do a final, city-wide sweep, starting on the 12th....

 2021-12-30 16:15 

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Colorado Making Significant Progress on Actions Identified in Greenhouse Gas Roadmap...

These actions include greenhouse gas pollution standards for transportation planning, investments in EV infrastructure and incentives, clean truck strategy, energy efficiency requirements for gas utilities, clean heat planning for gas utilities, and advan...

 2021-12-30 15:50 

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Fauci calls mental health a 'very important and difficult' part of pandemic...

Fauci cited both "the health care providers who are stressed to the limit" and "children whose normal life as a child is often disrupted" as some of those who have been particularly impacted by the mental strain of COVID-19....

 2021-12-30 15:44 

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Pregnant bulldog needing C-section abandoned in baby pool behind elementary school...

The dog was transported to Virginia Veterinary Centers and was confirmed to have multiple dead puppies inside of her....

 2021-12-30 15:36 

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Big Game Bound: Playoff spots go down to the wire in season's penultimate week...

INDIANAPOLIS Sunday will be the busiest day in the NFL so far this season with 15 games. Several matchups will have playoff implications. The Bills, Bengals, Colts, Patriots and Titans can all clinch playoff berths in the AFC, while the Chiefs can lock up...

 2021-12-30 14:13 

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Studies indicate Johnson & Johnson booster provides strong protection against omicron...

According to a statement from Johnson & Johnson, two Johnson & Johnson shots reduced the risk of hospitalization from the variant by up to 85% during the trial....

 2021-12-30 13:37 

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Man attacked by tiger after entering enclosure at Florida zoo, deputies say...

Per initial reports, the tiger grabbed the man's arm and pulled it into the enclosure. According to the sheriff...

 2021-12-30 13:33 

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New US COVID cases soar to highest levels on record...

New cases per day have more than doubled over the past two weeks, eclipsing the old mark of 250,000, set in mid-January, according to data kept by Johns Hopkins University....

 2021-12-30 13:28 

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Fish rain from the sky in eastern Texas town as storms moved through...

It "rained fish" for a few minutes in Texarkana, Texas, Wednesday afternoon as storms moved through the area. Similar incidents have been reported in which frogs and toads have also been seen falling from the sky....

 2021-12-30 13:12 

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Lock preparing for another start with Bridgewater still out...

Lock made his first start last week and didn...

 2021-12-30 12:59 

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Denver shootings suspect wrote books previewing attacks...

Denver police spokesman Doug Schepman says the writings are part of the investigation into what led Lyndon James McLeod to carry out Monday...

 2021-12-30 12:28 

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December 30th Forecast First...

More scattered snow showers will move into the Western Slope. These scattered showers will mostly stay on the light to moderate side, but we will see stronger storms start to move in for the end of the afternoon. High temperatures will be a little warmer ...

 2021-12-30 12:27 

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December 30th Morning Road Report...
 2021-12-30 06:14 

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School Board member mask move...

Just as COVID-19 numbers are soaring to record levels nationwide and multiple Colorado areas have mask mandates in place, District 51...

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