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1 hr ago | Denver Post

Rain washes worries away for Colorado lawns, farms and fire prevention

Steve Swanson attacks the white water in Clear Creek as it runs near Washington Ave. in Golden.

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Related Topix: Colorado Government, Denver, CO, Golden, CO, Weather

3 hrs ago | The Fort Lupton Press

Most of Colorado relying on significantly understaffed volunteer crews to fight fires

Firefighters listen to Lt. Mike Heckard after a simulated search and rescue in a burning building exercise during the station's weekly training at the all-volunteer department in Peyton, Colo., on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: Peyton, CO, Fire, Natural Disasters, Wildfire

3 hrs ago | Business Journal

Colorado group brings the return of air, water ballot proposal

The dust hasn't even settled yet on a deal struck between Gov. John Hickenlooper and Boulder Democrat U.S. Rep. Jared Polis to avoid a massive ballot fight over the future of the state's oil and gas industry.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Jared Polis, Democrat, US Governors, John Hickenlooper, La Plata County, CO

7 hrs ago | SFGate

Colorado struggles to adjust marijuana supply

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Colorado Government, Science / Technology

9 hrs ago | Greeley Tribune

Bowling keeps rolling in northern Colorado while industry sputters

While it may be slowly going the way of the drive-in movie theater, bowling is still alive and kicking as a recreation, pastime and business venture.

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Related Topix: Greeley, CO, Windsor, CO

9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Colorado is the GOPa s biggest test on women

Rep. Cory Gardner, left, talks with constituents before giving a speech at Industry, a work space in Denver, on Aug. 6. When Rep. Cory Gardner first ran for Congress in 2010, he supported a "personhood" ballot measure that voters roundly rejected that same year .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mark Udall, US Senate, Senator Michael Bennet, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Colorado Government

13 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

'Foxcatcher,' 'St. Vincent,' 'Wild' are among most hotly anticipated TIFF titles

Steve Carell as a lonely multi-millionaire who embarks on a poisonous relationship with two Olympic medal-winning wrestler brothers.

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Related Topix: Wild, Books, Celebrities, Bill Murray, Movies, Entertainment

16 hrs ago | 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: Denver County, CO, El Paso County, CO, Family, Kids

16 hrs ago | Denver Post

Colorado medical-marijuana caregiver rules could pinch young patients

Dozens of families who moved to Colorado to treat their severely disabled children with a special kind of marijuana could lose access to the treatment under new rules proposed by the state health department.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Colorado Government, Boulder County, CO, Family, Kids

Mon Sep 01, 2014

ReporterHerald.com

5 races to watch during Colorado election season

This fall, Colorado voters will make choices that affect a national struggle for U.S. Senate, determine whether Gov. John Hickenlooper gets a second term and decide which party holds key statewide offices.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Bob Beauprez, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Cory Gardner, Mark Udall, Representative Betsy Markey, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall

Red Deer Advocate

What the US military wants for missile defence: multi-use sensors in the Arctic

American military officials have shed some light on what Canada could contribute to the missile-defence program should it choose to join after a decade spent on the sidelines.

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Related Topix: Strategic Defense Initiative, North America, Canada, Paul Martin, US Military, US Air Force

Denver Post

Motorcycles, "Wall of Death" attract all ages in Loveland

The parking lot of Loveland's Thunder Mountain Harley-Davidson store was full of bikes and brotherhood during the 10th annual Thunder in the Rockies bike rally - the largest bike rally in the state of Colorado.

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Related Topix: Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Motorcycles

Summit County Voice

Colorado farming, ranching water 'in the crosshairs' as big reservoirs dwindle

A new $11 million effort to keep water flowing in the Colorado River to Lake Powell could up the pressure on Colorado farmers and ranchers to sell or lease their water.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Grand Junction, CO, Environment

303 Magazine

Feed Me: Showing His Teeth To Colorado

Feed Me , a very talented British DJ and producer, returned to Colorado this past Tuesday and Wednesday, August 26th and 27th , for a spectacular two night run in the middle of his Psychedelic Journey Tour .

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Jacob Sullum on Colorado's Onerous Marijuana Ad Restrictions

High Times , the flagship publication of a cannabis counterculture that is rapidly going mainstream , celebrates its 40th anniversary this year.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Drugs, Colorado Government

ReporterHerald.com

Editorial: A year of rebirth, restoration

A 1,000-mile wide weather system fueled by warm, moist air from the Gulf of Mexico became lodged at the Continental Divide in Northern Colorado, forcing that moisture to the ground.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Opinion

Denver Post

Colorado Balloon Classic lifts off for possibly its last time Monday

The future of the 38th annual Colorado Balloon Classic will remain up in the air Monday as up to 77 hot air balloons are slated to lift off from Memorial Park in Colorado Springs at 7 a.m. Patsy Buchwald, president and CEO of the event since 1986, has said she is discontinuing the annual three-day event after this year but would be willing to sell ... (more)

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Related Topix: Colorado Springs, CO

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Daily Camera

Survey shows positive outlook for 2014 CU-Boulder grads

At the end of July, recent University of Colorado graduate John Lanz got news that he'd been hired in Broomfield to work in software development.

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Related Topix: Boulder, CO

Daily Kos

Hellraisers Journal: The Torture and Deportation of A. G. Leduc of the Western Federation of Miners

The following reports are from Mrs. Emma F. Langdon of Victor, Colorado. Mrs. Langdon reports that the Inter-state Mercantile Company is seeking relief through the federal courts from mob terror.

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Related Topix: Cripple Creek, CO, Victor, CO, Teller County, CO

Door Reminder

Pot shops shunned by banks haul in the cash

The newly budding marijuana industry still carries some vestiges of a back-alley trade as conflicting laws and hazy regulatory guidance have left legal pot-shop proprietors dazed, confused and flush with cash, Pot shops shunned by banks haul in the cash The newly budding marijuana industry still carries some vestiges of a back-alley trade as ... (more)

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

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