Author : Eliza Carter

Colorado High School Democrats take a stand for peace

Joi Daniels is tired of worrying that her sons will be shot in the streets. “My life is in constant fear for my sons,” said […]...

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July 18, 2016 Just In, The Mix

Colorado’s tobacco tax fight: A war of words

How do you get people to stop smoking? Proponents of an increased tobacco tax think it could be as simple as making smoking more expensive. […]...

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July 13, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

The highway lowdown: Denver’s I-70 expansion controversy, explained

Coloradans remain indignant over a plan to expand Interstate 70 in two northeast Denver neighborhoods, citing concerns like increased air pollution, unsolved traffic problems and […]...

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July 13, 2016 In-Depth, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

7 crucial questions about Colorado’s minimum wage fight, answered

Mike Chea doesn’t get a moment of peace. Working as a security guard at the Colorado Convention Center, Chea is constantly calculating. He’s perpetually making […]...

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July 12, 2016 Civil Rights, In-Depth, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

A week after Alliance Center shooting, getting back to work

Michael Piche went to Denver’s Alliance Center Thursday to finish fixing a printer. He’d meant to finish the job last Tuesday, but circumstances didn’t quite […]...

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July 9, 2016 Just In, The Mix

In Civic Park, progressive groups offer community as an antidote to Trump

Progressive groups came together Friday morning to offer Coloradans a hopeful, peaceful alternative to the divisiveness and negativity they see in Donald Trump. Led by […]...

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July 1, 2016 Just In, The Mix

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Indy Editor Susan Greene on surviving Colorado’s news apocalypse

Journalism in Colorado is under siege. And headlines keep coming about censorship, layoffs and protests in local newsrooms. Join Colorado Independent Editor Susan Greene at the […]

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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 […]

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