Day: September 26, 2021

Man killed after hitting deer with motorcycle in Allegan county

(AP) — Washington National Cathedral announced Thursday it has chosen contemporary artist Kerry James Marshall, renowned for his wide-ranging works depicting African American life, to design new stained-glass windows with themes of racial justice that will replace a set with Confederate imagery that were removed in 2017.

The landmark sanctuary said in a statement that the four windows will tell “a new and more complete” story of the nation’s racial history. Poet Elizabeth Alexander will write a poem to be inscribed in stone tablets alongside the windows, overlaying older ones that venerated the lives of Confederate soldiers.

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1 dead in single motorcycle crash in Thornton

The motorcycle was going west on Thornton Parkway when it crashed, according to police.

THORNTON, Colo. — A man died in a motorcycle crash on Friday night in Thornton, according to the police department.

The motorcycle was going west on Thornton Parkway when it struck the curb in the 100 block, east of Interstate 25, in front of Thornton Police Department (TPD) headquarters, police said.

Thornton Parkway was closed in both directions for several hours for the investigation and reopened by 6 a.m. Saturday, TPD said.

The Adams County Coroner’s Office will release the driver’s identity after notification of next of kin.

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