THE MIX

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Littwin’s Official Unofficial #CO2018 governor’s race rankings, Week Nine

Illustration by Mike Keefe It’s Memorial Day weekend, which marks the pre-solstice beginning of summer and, not a moment too soon, the beginning of the […] > read more

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U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette faces primary challenger Saira Rao who wants to shape the future of the Democratic Party

Ahead of what is expected to be a pivotal midterm election, U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, the longest-serving and only female member of Colorado’s congressional delegation, […] > read more

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Carbon monoxide leak at Aloft Hotel sent 18 people to hospital

Eighteen people were given emergency treatment Tuesday after a carbon monoxide leak at the Aloft Hotel near Denver International Airport. Aurora Fire Rescue evacuated the […] > read more

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The Home Front: Colorado GOP Sen. Ray Scott ‘billed state taxpayers for more than $1,000 in Uber rides’

“Sen. Ray Scott billed state taxpayers for more than $1,000 in Uber rides during this year’s legislative session — expenses he also claimed on his […] > read more

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The Home Front: Hyperloop transit tube to ‘whisk passengers across the state in minutes’ wants governments to show their support

“A company trying to build a high-speed tube transit system that could whisk passengers across the state in minutes has a message for Colorado Springs-area […] > read more

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Would giving DPS’s school safety officers arrest powers help end the “school-to-prison pipeline?”

School safety patrol officers in the Denver district would get the authority to arrest students and write tickets under an idea being explored by the […] > read more

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Highlights from those panels on how to save The Denver Post. Now what?

Last Tuesday— and again on Thursday— people packed into The Denver Press Club to engage with a town-hall-slash-panel discussion largely focused on what readers can or should do about […] > read more

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Screen Time: Big bucks are behind those political TV ads in Colorado. Here’s who is paying.

Republican Walker Stapleton, the current state treasurer who is running for Colorado governor, hit the cable airwaves last week and is coming to a TV […] > read more

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Trail Marker: Stapleton on the ‘Stapleton’ name. Polis and Johnston duel over guns record

Fundraising reports are behind them. Their ads are on the air. Now is the time when the candidates start engaging each other in person— and […] > read more

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The Home Front: In Colorado, delay by feds to release H-2B work visas ‘is hitting local businesses hard’

“Local landscaping, paving and other firms were supposed to have some additional seasonal help by now,” reports Vail Daily. “It hasn’t happened yet. A delay […] > read more

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Littwin’s Official Unofficial #CO2018 governor’s race rankings, Week Eight

Illustration by Mike Keefe The big question here this week at the Littwin gov panel headquarters is when the gloves will finally come off. Time […] > read more

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Dueling proposals to fix Colorado’s roads could collide on your Nov. 6 ballot

Two competing plans to pay for road repairs and transportation projects in Colorado are racing for a spot on November’s statewide ballot. That means voters […] > read more