Three Things You Need to Know on August 12th

August 12, 2019

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Convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in his jail cell from an apparent suicide on Saturday. Trump retweeted a post by Terrence K. Williams that casts doubt on suicide being the cause and instead blaming the Clintons.

Colorado is lending air support to help battle Oregon wildfires.  One of the state's two multi-million aircrafts left from Centennial Airport yesterday.  The other will remain in Colorado.  Officials say other states have answered our call for help in past years and it's an honor to provide assistance back to those partner agencies.  

Another Colorado city could put fees on single-use plastic bags from grocery stores.  An ordinance the Town Council may pass tomorrow would go into effect at the start of 2020.  The proposal is part of Frisco's environmental sustainability plan.  At least ten other cities in Colorado already have similar ordinances on the books, including Breckenridge, Vail, Boulder and Aspen.