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45 min ago | Daily Mail

Colorado man diagnosed with PLAGUE after family dog drops deadethal infection

'I'll see my family again one day': Brave girl, 15, who lost her parents and four siblings in Houston shooting at the hands of her uncle leads memorial event just a day after leaving hospital 'Don't hate the men who killed my husband': Widow of firefighter calls for forgiveness of the pair 'who shot her husband dead in burglary' as they face the ... (more)


Related Topix: Colorado Government, Violent Crime, To Die For, Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller

4 hrs ago | Free Republic

Colorado Recreational Pot Dales Fip for 1st Time

Colorado sold less recreational pot in May than in April, the first month-to-month sales decline for the newly legal drug.


Related Topix: Colorado Government, Drugs, Marijuana

9 hrs ago | Denver Westword

Is Michael Clasen first-person charged under new revenge porn law?

There are often advantages to doing something before anyone else -- but being first isn't always a good thing.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

13 hrs ago | JD Journal

Pot Demand in Colorado at 130 Metric Tons Per Year

A study produced by the state of Colorado has found that high taxes and fewer stores will keep the medical-marijuana consuming public from switching to recreational cannabis.


Related Topix: Colorado Government, Marijuana

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Rent-A-Chicken outfit hatches in Denver metro, north Front Range

Rent-A-Chicken delivers a coop, two hens and enough feed to last the summer to aspiring urban farmers on Colorado's Front Range.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Brighton, CO

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Udall: Problems with Gardner's birth control plan

A former head of the nation's largest public pension fund has pleaded guilty to bribery and fraud in California The former head of the nation's largest pension fund admitted Friday that he took bribes, including hundreds of thousands of dollars stuffed in paper bags and a shoe box, and helped an associate collect millions in a... Technically, their ... (more)


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Life, Veteran Affairs

Colorado man plague: Colorado man battles rare pneumonic plague after dog dies

A man in Colorado has been diagnosed with rare Pneumonic Plague, a disease not seen in the state of Colorado for over a decade.


Related Topix: Colorado Government, Media, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Dems slam Bloomberg for 'rural' Colorado remarks

In an interview with Rolling Stone posted online Thursday, Bloomberg said Pueblo and Colorado Springs, the state's second largest city, were as "rural as you can get" and doubted whether they had any roads.


Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Udall, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Chris Christie, US Governors


Hot shots, others called to SW Colorado fire

Flash Flood Watch issued July 11 at 3:29AM MDT expiring July 12 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Delta, Dolores, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, La Plata, Mesa, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, Rio Blanco, San Juan, San Miguel Flash Flood Watch issued July 10 at 3:53AM MDT expiring July 12 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Delta, Dolores, ... (more)


Related Topix: Weather, Ouray, CO

Business Journal

Energy Fuels announces plans to sell Western Colorado assets

Energy Fuels, which previously had plans to build the nation's first new uranium mill in 30 years, sold its PiA on Ridge license and several other assets in Western Colorado.


Related Topix: Colorado Government

Business Journal

American Petroleum Institute asks members to oppose Colorado oil-gas proposal

Halliburton Co.' s solar powered "Sand Castles," which store sand for hydraulic fracturing operations, loom at a "Stim Center" that Anadarko Petroleum Corp. has set up in Colorado's Weld County to frack several wells, up to 1 mile away, from a single location.


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

Thu Jul 10, 2014

ABC News

Colorado Gay Couples Wed but on Shaky Legal Ground

Technically, their state still does not recognize gay marriages. But that hasn't stopped hundreds of gay Coloradans from getting marriage licenses from two county clerks who argue they still have the legal right to provide them to loving couples.


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

Business Journal

Lamar Construction shuts down three Colorado projects, four more in limbo

A Michigan commercial builder operating in Colorado has shut down three projects here and is evidently assigning work on four others in the wake of a sudden layoff of more than half of its employees nationwide.


Related Topix: Evergreen, CO

Judge won't stop Boulder County from issuing same-sex marriage licenses

Michelle and Wendy Alfredsen with their son Oliver kiss after getting their marriage license at the Boulder County Clerk and Recorders Office in Boulder Wednesday June 25, 2014.


Related Topix: Boulder County, CO, Boulder, CO, Gay/Lesbian

Denver Post

Daily Digest: Colorado economy growing faster than predicted, plus 8 more stories

A woman shops for tee-shirts at Awesome Shirtworks of Estes Park in downtown Estes Park, CO on May 22, 2014.


Related Topix: Estes Park, CO, University of Colorado Boulder, Westminster, CO

WHO-TV Des Moines

Colorado Teen Birthrate Drops 40% with Low-Cost Birth Control

One state has found a way to significantly reduce teen pregnancy rates. But is its solution realistic for the rest of the United States? Colorado's teen birth rate dropped 40% between 2009 and 2013, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment announced this week, in part due to a program that provides long-acting contraception to ... (more)


Related Topix: Colorado Government

Denver Westword

History Colorado's menu collection unearths a taste of the culinary past

What did your grandparents eat when they stopped for a bite on the road? What kind of Colorado cuisine was served to tourists fresh from Stapleton Airport? And what did Playboy Bunnies graze on in-between dances? At 11 a.m. today at the History Colorado Center, Library Director Laura Ruttum Senturia will crack open the museum's archives of historic ... (more)


Related Topix: Colorado Government, Libraries

Denver Botanic Gardens seeks Pulling for Colorado volunteers at Chatfield

Denver Botanic Gardens is participating in the state-wide Pulling for Colorado effort with an event this Saturday, June 12, at their Chatfield branch.


Related Topix: Colorado Government, Jefferson County, CO, Agriculture, Science

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

Colorado advocates say immigration reform not 'a play for amnesty'

In this June 20, 2014 photo, immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally stand in line for tickets at the bus station after they were released from a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in McAllen, Texas.


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

Colorado Daily

Colorado marijuana

A grow light shines through the leaves of a cannabis plant at a grow facility in Denver.


Related Topix: Marijuana, Colorado Government


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