Apr 5, 2024 - News

Mile Highlights: Urban Peak in shelter dispute

Illustration of "Mile Highlights" on the "Welcome to Colorado" wooden sign.

Illustration: Lindsey Bailey/Axios

✈️ Denver International Airport officials yesterday announced a new nonstop Turkish Airlines flight to Istanbul — the airport's longest route available, at about 13 hours, Alayna reports.

🚩 Assistant Senate Majority Leader Faith Winter (D-Westminster) said she will seek treatment for alcoholism after she appeared to be intoxicated at a community meeting Wednesday. (Colorado Sun)

💰 Urban Peak, a Denver nonprofit focused on youth homelessness, is being accused of underpaying its contractors on a city-subsidized four-story, $38 million shelter. (Colorado Sun)

💉 The American Red Cross opened its first blood donation center in Denver this week as the need for donors grows. (CPR)

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