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2 hrs ago | Denver Post

EPA greenhouse-gas plan could up pressure on Colorado power utilities

A two-day hearing by the federal Environmental Protection Agency is being held in Denver.


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Alternative Energy, Energy

7 hrs ago | 303 Magazine

Hard Red Rocks: Throwing Down Colorado Style

Hard Events has come back to Colorado in 2014 for the second annual Hard Red Rocks .


11 hrs ago | Denver Post

Guest Commentary: ZIP codes should not determine health in Colorado

Volunteer pediatrician, Dr. Kim Feehs, left, looks over patient suffering from an earache at the Inner City Health Center in Denver last April.


Related Topix: Pediatrics, Medicine, Home Gardening, Home, Opinion

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Brush News-Tribune

Northern Colorado officials eye the risk of oil train derailments

"On these things, it's never if - it's when," said Carl Harvey, police chief and operations manager for the town of LaSalle, which has a rail switchyard in the middle of town.


Related Topix: Colorado Government

Denver Post

Larimer Sheriff warns of phone scam as fake calls in Colorado continue

The Larimer County Sheriff's Office on Monday issued a warning about a phone scam that has been used to extort and defraud northern Coloradans recently.


Denver Post

Flood watch for entire I-25 corridor, southern Colorado braces again

For the second straight day, a flash flood watch is in effect for nearly all of southern Colorado, but heavy rains could also be in store along the Front Range on Monday.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Colorado Attorney General John Suthers

Colorado Attorney General John Suthers filed a motion to the Colorado State Supreme Court on Monday seeking to have Boulder County stop issuing same-sex marriage licenses.


Related Topix: Boulder County, CO, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News


Father Arrested after Allegedly Refusing to Pick Up Toddler Who Wandered Away from Home

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will go into effect at NOON and last through MIDNIGHT from most of Southern Colorado.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood

Estes Park Trail-Gazette

Estes Valley Library program: Travels in Russia: Then and Now

The year was 1974. The Russian people who encountered Colorado native Kaye Orten assumed she must be an East German.


Related Topix: University of Colorado Boulder, Entertainment

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Greeley Tribune

Colorado connections help search firms make the cut as finalists to...

The two executive search companies with the most Colorado connections made the cut as finalists to lead the Greeley-Evans School District 6 superintendent search.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Douglas County, CO, Moffat County, CO

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Traveling cat circus comes to ColoradoTraveling cat circus comes to...

If there's one woman who can own up to the term "cat lady," it's Samantha Martin.



Southern Colorado under flash flood watch Sunday

Flash Flood Watch issued July 27 at 4:06AM MDT expiring July 27 at 9:00PM MDT in effect for: Crowley, Custer, El Paso, Fremont, Huerfano, Otero, Pueblo, Teller Flash Flood Watch issued July 27 at 4:06AM MDT expiring July 28 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Alamosa, Baca, Chaffee, Costilla, Custer, Fremont, Huerfano, Las Animas, Pueblo, Saguache Flash ... (more)


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood, Colorado Government

Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

Forces mobilize in Colorado to help unaccompanied immigrant children

This June 18 file photo shows children detainees sleeping in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville,Texas.


Related Topix: Colorado Government, Immigration Reform, Family, Kids, Arapahoe County, CO

The Star Press

Marijuana poses more risks than many realize

Doctors say they're increasingly fielding questions about the safety of marijuana, as use of the drug rises and more communities consider legalizing it.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Medicine, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Education Etc.

KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

Colorado lieutenant governor spends Saturday with students at Pueblo Boys & Girls Club

Only weeks before classes start, the outreach program hosted a school supplies drive to give back to families in need in one of the most impoverished areas in our state.


Related Topix: Kids, Family

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Washington Post

At the borders of Colorado, a dividing line over marijuana

The legal marijuana market in Colorado has created a bonanza for "green entrepreneurs" and tax collectors in the state.


Related Topix: Colorado Government, Marijuana, Nebraska Government, Nebraska, Prison, Illinois, US Politics, US News

Hot Air

interview: Congressman Cory Gardner, Colorado Senate candidate

With some very big money pouring into the race for Colorado's Senate seat, this battle has been on the watch list for most political observers.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Immigration Reform, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mark Udall, Gardner, CO

Pot seen as reason for rise in Denver homeless

One organization dealing with the increase is Urban Peak, which provides food, shelter and other services to homeless people aged 15 to 24 in Denver and Colorado Springs.


Related Topix: Marijuana

Colorado Political News

Coffman still upset that he's forced to be a square peg in the round hole of Aurora

If you follow the 6th Congressional District race, Coffman vs. Romanoff, you know that everything we're seeing, from Coffman's attempts to re-invent himself to Romanoff's decision to run at all, goes back to the 2010 redistricting, which turned the seat from red to purple.


Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Bob Beauprez

New York Post

The 9 best sour beer breweries in Colorado

Not every puckered face in Colorado is puffing on a joint - many of them are just reeling in the wonderfully tart-tastic aftermath of a sour beer, one of the buzzier trends sweeping the e'er-brewing-obsessed Centennial State.


Related Topix: Beer


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