Aug. 20, 2019: Exploring Bonsai At The Botanic Gardens; Climate Change & The Spruce Beetle

August 20, 2019
Hazuki Tochihara, of Denver, demonstrates the ritual hand washing that precedes entry to the tea house.Hazuki Tochihara, of Denver, demonstrates the ritual hand washing that precedes entry to the tea house.Ryan Warner/CPR News
At the heart of the Denver Botanic Gardens' Shofu-en Japanese Garden is a tea house built in Japan which was shipped to Colorado and reassembled. This is the 40th anniversary of the Japanese gardens.

The attorney for De'Von Bailey's family says Bailey's been maligned after he was killed by police in Colorado Springs. Also, we explore the art of bonsai at the Denver Botanic Gardens. Also, the impact of climate change on the spruce beetle in Colorado. Plus, Ralphie makes the top ten, and Walker Stapleton reacts to the neighborhood keeping the family name.