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The Blogs:

Rolling commentary by our team of whip-smart contributors

Layoffs whack another Colorado newspaper

  Some layoffs hit The Pueblo Chieftain earlier this month. On Twitter, ex-reporter Matt Hildner said there would be no more Chieftain news from his feed since he […]...

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January 19, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Hail to the Keefe!

Sometimes, words fail us. This week, for many Americans, is one of those times. Enter Mike Keefe, our favorite political cartoonist. He’s a man of […]...

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January 19, 2017 Greene, Just In, Keefe, The Mix, Uncategorized

The Home Front: Energy company wants to drill 35 wells north of Paonia

The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports on plans by the Gunnison energy firm to drill 35 wells over three years about 12 miles north of Paonia, “and […]...

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January 19, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Home Front, The Mix

Keefe: Trump’s oath, in 126 tweetable characters

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January 18, 2017 Keefe, Politics, The Beats

Mike Johnston kicked off the 2018 Democratic primary for governor. Here’s what that means.

This week, Colorado’s 2018 Democratic primary race for the governor’s seat officially took off. Mike Johnston, a 42-year-old recently-departed senator who represented northeast Denver, launched […]...

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January 18, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

The Home Front: From panhandling in Pueblo to graffiti in Glenwood Springs

The Pueblo Chieftain reports the city’s hands are tied on panhandling. “The courts have determined that panhandling is a form of free speech,” City Attorney Dan […]...

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January 18, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Home Front, The Mix

Did a broader backlash to Obamacare repeal just spark in Colorado?

  The scene could not have been more damaging for a public official: A TV camera rolling as Congressman Mike Coffman ducks out a side […]...

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January 17, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

The Home Front: Enviro group fights a natural gas compressor, housing for artists, and more

The Glenwood Springs Post-Independent reports on an environmental group that’s appealing a “recent Bureau of Land Management decision authorizing a new natural gas compressor west […]...

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January 17, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Home Front, The Mix

The Home Front: Will a Colorado town legalize civil disobedience against fracking?

“An anti-fracking ordinance aimed at hobbling oil and gas development within Lafayette through sanctioning acts of civil disobedience and non-violent protest will go in front […]...

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January 16, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Home Front, The Mix

WATCH: Cory Gardner gives some love to Rex Tillerson, Trump’s pick for Secretary of State

Colorado’s junior U.S. Senator, Republican Cory Gardner, appeared impressed with Rex Tillerson, Donald Trump’s choice for Secretary of State, following a nine-hour confirmation hearing this week. […]...

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January 13, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

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Seven education storylines to watch as the Colorado General Assembly gets to work

  As Colorado lawmakers return to the Capitol on Wednesday to begin crafting education policy and setting spending priorities, they face significant budget challenges, an […]

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Layoffs whack another Colorado newspaper

  Some layoffs hit The Pueblo Chieftain earlier this month. On Twitter, ex-reporter Matt Hildner said there would be no more Chieftain news from his feed since he […]

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