THE MIX

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Supporters say education is key to passing Colorado transgender birth certificate bill

DENVER — Colorado lawmakers considering civil unions, gay marriage and religious freedom have been riding a steep learning curve over the last few years on […] > read more

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Hickenlooper says he’s still pushing fix at Capitol for state’s low vaccination rates

"Right now, I think it's almost a reflex vaccination opt out. We have to ask a few more question and make it so parents are aware of the risk they're creating, not just for their own child but for their neighbors'." > read more

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Red-flag fire warnings and government’s high-tech fix

FRISCO — Last year’s drop in wildfire activity in Colorado and the West shouldn’t lull anyone into thinking that danger has passed. It’s only a […] > read more

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Indiana Gov. Pence squishy on protecting against LGBT discrimination because he has long opposed it

As the predictable backlash to Indiana’s new “super mini-religious freedom law” has crushed in on Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, he has defended it by saying […] > read more

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Holmes family prayers – and its silence

What we know about James Holmes’ trial is that it’s set to start in Arapahoe County in less than a month. And that it’ll be […] > read more

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Klingenschmitt: ‘In the Old Testament, they don’t elect prophets, they stone prophets’

State Rep. Gordon Klingenschmitt had a rough week. He made a mistake, he says, describing the attack on Michelle Wilkins – a woman seven-month-pregnant whose […] > read more

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Police-powers let schools bar unvaccinated students, court says

Students suffered a chickenpox outbreak in a New York school. Administrators forced unvaccinated kids to stay home. Anti-vaccination parents objected in court. In January, in […] > read more

IN-DEPTH

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Colorado Supreme Court takes up ski resort avalanche liability

FRISCO, Colo. — Many Colorado skiers and snowboarders no doubt think there’s plenty to worry about on the slopes already, but thinking about the out-of-control […]... > read more