Colorado officially sets hottest temperature of all time

Outlet: Ch. 9, Denver

Ch. 9, Denver: “The thermograph only goes up to 110 degrees, and they estimated that the needle went 5 degrees above that,” she added. “So, to be thorough, [Schumacher] got ahold of that same thermograph, took it to large ovens here at [Colorado State University], cranked the temperature up to 115 degrees to verify that the measurement worked properly — and it did.”