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Thursday Sep 11 | The Washington Post

Colorado marijuana tax revenues surge as recreational sales surpass medical for the first time

New revenue figures out of Colorado show that legal recreational marijuana sales have surpassed medical marijuana sales. The milestone is largely symbolic, but the overall trend shows a strong increase in recreational sales since the spring.

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Related Topix: Marijuana

Fri Sep 05, 2014

Denver Post

Whiskey and Wings Grill Fest expands in Winter Park with more categories, offerings

Whiskey and Wings Grill Fest , which takes place in the Village at Winter Park on Saturday, Sept. 6, is beefing up its offerings this year with the help of Dana Cain Events - the company behind the Denver County Fair, Colorado Chocolate Festival, Vintage Voltage Expo and more.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Food Festival, Meat, Chicken

Thu Sep 04, 2014

Boulder Weekly

A new shade of green

Note to Boulder County citizens who care about the environment: the Americas Latino Eco-Festival is not an event intended solely or even primarily for Latino audiences.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, Boulder County, CO, Activism, Ecology, Boulder, CO

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Denver Post

Colorado child caseworkers feel vindicated by caseload study

Child protection caseworkers who try to prevent abuse and neglect were the least surprised last week when the state auditor announced that Colorado needs 574 more of them.

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Related Topix: Colorado, El Paso County, CO, Family, Kids

Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Oregonian

Cannabis cuisine grows in wake of marijuana legalizations

Yes, we're talking cannabis cuisine, a small niche in the culinary world but one that is drawing more interest as the legalization movement moves pot closer to the mainstream.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Drugs, Recipes

Thu Aug 28, 2014

TheDenverChannel

Documents confirm DHS background check failures

The Denver Department of Human Services this week admitted that hundreds of fingerprint checks required in child welfare cases were not properly completed, despite repeatedly denying the problems in multiple interviews with CALL7 Investigator John Ferrugia.

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Washington Times

Cannabis cuisine rises in wake of legalizations

Yes, we're talking cannabis cuisine, a small niche in the culinary world but one that is drawing more interest as the legalization movement moves pot closer to the mainstream.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Recipes, Drugs

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Denver Westword

Planned Parenthood: Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Alleging State Dollars Used for Abortions

A judge has thrown out a lawsuit alleging that Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains was using state funds to provide abortions.

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Related Topix: Abortion

Fri Aug 22, 2014

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Denver DA wona t pursue charges against deputy who struck inmate

One of two veterans of the Denver County Sheriff's Department who was placed on leave after an incident with a detainee will not face criminal charges, according to the Denver District Attorney Office, whose investigation into the incident concluded Friday.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

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