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Denver Broncos strong safety Duke Ihenacho does the ALS ice bucket challenge with a hand from Tony Carter after their practice August 25, 2014 at Dove Valley. Photo by John Leyba @Presto89 #broncos #icebucket #icebucketchallenge #als #goodcause #DukeIhenacho #TonyCarter #denverbroncos #broncogang #DoveValley

Denver Broncos strong safety Duke Ihenacho does the ALS ice bucket challenge with a hand from Tony Carter after their practice August 25, 2014 at Dove Valley. Photo by John Leyba @Presto89 #broncos #icebucket #icebucketchallenge #als #goodcause #DukeIhenacho #TonyCarter #denverbroncos #broncogang #DoveValley

The Denver Post moves into the new newsroom this weekend! Moved from the 6th floor up to the 8th. iPhone photo by Craig F. Walker @craig_f_walker #moving #newsroom #hipstamatic #denverpost #dp

The Denver Post moves into the new newsroom this weekend! Moved from the 6th floor up to the 8th. iPhone photo by Craig F. Walker @craig_f_walker #moving #newsroom #hipstamatic #denverpost #dp

Special report out today: Homelessness on the rise in Colorado schools. denverpost.com to see the stories.

Special report out today: Homelessness on the rise in Colorado schools. denverpost.com to see the stories.

Marvin Bruce loads Gladiola flowers into his truck after cutting the flowers in a field near Milliken, August 19, 2014. Bruce grows the Gladiola flowers for farmer’s markets and to sell at his farm stand near Milliken. Photo by RJ Sangosti @rjsangosti #flowers #MillikenCO #easternplains #colorado #gladiola #gladiolaflower #farm #farmer

Marvin Bruce loads Gladiola flowers into his truck after cutting the flowers in a field near Milliken, August 19, 2014. Bruce grows the Gladiola flowers for farmer’s markets and to sell at his farm stand near Milliken. Photo by RJ Sangosti @rjsangosti #flowers #MillikenCO #easternplains #colorado #gladiola #gladiolaflower #farm #farmer

Jacob Martinez pulls his “Bronco Buggy” while running errands on the 16th Street Mall in Denver, CO August 19, 2014. He said, “I’m the number one Broncos fan, that’s what everyone says, but I never see a ticket. The last time I went to game was in the old stadium.” He said John Elway was the quarterback, “he was a young kid back then.” Photo By Craig F. Walker @craig_f_walker #broncos #16thStMall #DenverBroncos #DenverColorado #Denver #Colorado #DenCo

Jacob Martinez pulls his “Bronco Buggy” while running errands on the 16th Street Mall in Denver, CO August 19, 2014. He said, “I’m the number one Broncos fan, that’s what everyone says, but I never see a ticket. The last time I went to game was in the old stadium.” He said John Elway was the quarterback, “he was a young kid back then.” Photo By Craig F. Walker @craig_f_walker #broncos #16thStMall #DenverBroncos #DenverColorado #Denver #Colorado #DenCo

Runner Jonathan Shark #617 takes a soak in Lake Creek as other runners make their way across the creek during the 2014 Leadville Trail 100 ultramarathon on Saturday, August 16, 2014 in Twin Lakes, Colorado. Photo by Kent Nishimura @kentnish #leadville100 #twinlakes #twinlakesco #ultramarathon #running #coloradorunning #leadvilletrail #lakecreek #coloradowild #colorado #coloradolivin #coloradoadventure #coloradobackcountry

Runner Jonathan Shark #617 takes a soak in Lake Creek as other runners make their way across the creek during the 2014 Leadville Trail 100 ultramarathon on Saturday, August 16, 2014 in Twin Lakes, Colorado. Photo by Kent Nishimura @kentnish #leadville100 #twinlakes #twinlakesco #ultramarathon #running #coloradorunning #leadvilletrail #lakecreek #coloradowild #colorado #coloradolivin #coloradoadventure #coloradobackcountry

The Colorado State Capitol dome restoration is nearly complete and the final touches to the gold are being applied this week by workers who rappel from the lantern section high atop the building as they wrap up a $17 million project, seen here on Aug. 13, 2014. The observation area, which has been closed for nearly eight years, will reopen to the public on October 2 with a grand celebration. Photo By Steve Nehf @nehferman #coloradocapitoldome #golddome #colorado #coloradostatecapitol #coloradogov #statehouse #costatehouse

The Colorado State Capitol dome restoration is nearly complete and the final touches to the gold are being applied this week by workers who rappel from the lantern section high atop the building as they wrap up a $17 million project, seen here on Aug. 13, 2014. The observation area, which has been closed for nearly eight years, will reopen to the public on October 2 with a grand celebration. Photo By Steve Nehf @nehferman #coloradocapitoldome #golddome #colorado #coloradostatecapitol #coloradogov #statehouse #costatehouse

Pat Vidulich and her grandson Dario McCormick, 12, visit the Mork and Mindy House at 1619 Pine Street in Boulder to pay their respects to actor Robin Williams on August 12, 2014.  Williams was found dead in his home from a suspected suicide. The house was the setting for the television sitcom Mork and Mindy which helped launch Williams career in which he portrayed an alien Mork from the planet Ork. Photo by Helen H. Richardson #robinwilliams #morkandmindy #morkandmindyhouse #robinwilliamsrip #boulder #boulderco #robin

Pat Vidulich and her grandson Dario McCormick, 12, visit the Mork and Mindy House at 1619 Pine Street in Boulder to pay their respects to actor Robin Williams on August 12, 2014. Williams was found dead in his home from a suspected suicide. The house was the setting for the television sitcom Mork and Mindy which helped launch Williams career in which he portrayed an alien Mork from the planet Ork. Photo by Helen H. Richardson #robinwilliams #morkandmindy #morkandmindyhouse #robinwilliamsrip #boulder #boulderco #robin

Tom Brown “Juan” from Littleton, Colorado races oncoming storm clouds along the Colorado Trail on Cottonwood Pass. (Photo Dean Krakel/The Denver Post)

Denver Post photo editor Dean Krakel spent three weeks walking a portion of the Colorado Trail. The trail runs for nearly 500 miles from Denver, Colorado through the heart of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains to Durango. “Miles come hard. It rains every day. Bugs are bad. It’s cold.”
See more of Dean’s photos here: http://dpo.st/1lunPbV

Tom Brown “Juan” from Littleton, Colorado races oncoming storm clouds along the Colorado Trail on Cottonwood Pass. (Photo Dean Krakel/The Denver Post)

Denver Post photo editor Dean Krakel spent three weeks walking a portion of the Colorado Trail. The trail runs for nearly 500 miles from Denver, Colorado through the heart of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains to Durango. “Miles come hard. It rains every day. Bugs are bad. It’s cold.”

See more of Dean’s photos here: http://dpo.st/1lunPbV

Kathy Shook, Sami-Ann the Clown, rides the Mall Ride with other members of the Colorado Clown Alley along the 16ht Street Mall on Monday, August 4, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  The clowns were out at Union Station and the 16th Street Mall in celebration of International Clown Week which runs from August 1-7. Photo by Kent Nishimura @kentnish #clowns #coloradoclownalley #internationalclownweek #clownweek #16thStMall #denver #rtd #clownbus #DenCo #DenverCo #clowningaround #downtoclown

Kathy Shook, Sami-Ann the Clown, rides the Mall Ride with other members of the Colorado Clown Alley along the 16ht Street Mall on Monday, August 4, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The clowns were out at Union Station and the 16th Street Mall in celebration of International Clown Week which runs from August 1-7. Photo by Kent Nishimura @kentnish #clowns #coloradoclownalley #internationalclownweek #clownweek #16thStMall #denver #rtd #clownbus #DenCo #DenverCo #clowningaround #downtoclown