Top Denver news: 30-story tower proposed for downtown; DPS graduation rates increase; more

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Here's what you need to know about what's happening in Denver.

30-story tower proposed for downtown Denver

A site concept plan for the parcel at 19th and Lawrence streets shows 9,500 square feet of retail and an office tower on top.

Read the full story on 9NEWS.

Graduation rates increase in Denver Public Schools

Across all DPS high schools, the graduation rate is 70%, compared to 62% in 2014.

Read the full story on CBS Denver.

Food waste workshop aims for zero waste among Denver residents

The Food Waste Reduction Workshop was presented at the Wellington Webb Municipal Building on Tuesday.

Read the full story on CBS Denver.

Trial begins for Todd Perkins in 4-plex explosion in Denver's Baker neighborhood

The trial for the man accused in the explosion that destroyed homes on Santa Fe Drive between Third and Fourth avenues in August 2018 began Tuesday morning. Todd Norman Perkins was injured in the explosion and hospitalized.

Read the full story on CBS Denver.

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