"I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see."
—John Burroughs (1837-1921) American naturalist, writer
- Recordings capture police response to woman killed while on 911 call Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:13:25 MDT
- A police dispatcher's first call to officers directing them to a report of domestic violence at an Observatory Park home sounded like so many that police often receive.
- Recall helped Sen. George Rivera, but tough general election awaits Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:13:04 MDT
- At a recent committee hearing inside the Capitol, Republican Sen. George Rivera sat side by side with Democratic Senate President Morgan Carroll to present a measure the two sponsored to better aid Colorado businesses through technology.
- Montrose veterans program tears down barriers and earns accolades Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:11:47 MDT
- The mission to make Montrose the most welcoming community in the country for veterans never ends for Melanie Kline.
- Four on GOP ballot for governor, as Beauprez gets needed signatures Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:09:55 MDT
- Four Republicans are on the ballot for governor with the announcement Wednesday that former Congressman Bob Beau- prez barely collected enough signatures to add his name.
- American Indian College Fund wins $500,000 grant for early education Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:09:41 MDT
- The American Indian College Fund in Denver beat more than 1,000 organizations to win a piece of nearly $14 million of grant funding from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.
- Colorado's gay marriage ban could hinge on appeals court ruling Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:08:55 MDT
- A 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision on gay marriage bans in two states could allow Colorado same-sex couples to hold nuptials before the end of summer, some experts say.
- The great legislative debate: Peaches vs. Cantaloupes Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:08:11 MDT
- State Representative Angela Williams thought she'd found a perfect way to engage young citizens while exposing them to the legislative process — having them create and run a bill.
- Bill to prohibit jail time for not paying court fines moves forward Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:07:56 MDT
- A bill to stop municipal judges from jailing people who can't pay fines sailed through a Senate committee hearing Wednesday.
- Colorado AG asks judge to ignore State Claims Board decision on fire damages Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:07:17 MDT
- The Colorado Attorney General's Office has asked a judge to reject Lower North Fork fire victims' request to disregard a State Claims Board's decision on damages, and award instead the higher amounts recommended by arbiters.
- Colorado Senate Democrats spike abortion bill Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:04:14 MDT
- Rather than battle Republicans over a proposal they stressed would help protect reproductive rights, Senate Democrats on Wednesday spiked the legislation — a move that drew applause from some religious groups packed into the chamber's gallery who strongly opposed it.
- State AGs take up fossil-fuels boom as IPCC and feds lean green Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:03:41 MDT
- Days after the U.N.-backed climate change panel of scientists urged a radical shift toward wind and solar energy to slow accelerating greenhouse-gas pollution, U.S. state attorney generals on Wednesday focused on ramped-up production of fossil fuels.
- VIP Cannabis says it is no longer selling medical marijuana Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:03:10 MDT
- The manager of VIP Cannabis, the target of a November federal drug raid, said Wednesday the dispensary is no longer selling medical marijuana, putting it in compliance with a state order.
- Sheridan police looking for fake officer who pulled woman over Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:02:57 MDT
- Sheridan police are looking for a man who apparently impersonated a police officer and asked a woman to get out of her car Wednesday morning after pulling her over on South Santa Fe Drive.
- Fire near Longmont wastewater plant could be arson Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:42:10 MDT
- Fire consumed a pile of railroad ties east of Longmont's wastewater treatment plant Wednesday night, melting power lines and producing thick black smoke that could be seen from Firestone.
- I-70 reopened near E-470 after to hazmat situation Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:40:37 MDT
- Eastbound Interstate 70 was closed near E-470 for hours after a tanker truck is leaked hazardous materials late Wednesday afternoon, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation.