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The Blogs:

Rolling commentary by our team of whip-smart contributors

The Home Front: ‘There is no contingency plan’ for the estimated 90k Colorado families who rely on CHIP for basic healthcare

“Everyone from government officials to late night hosts are sounding the alarm as the Child Health Insurance Program runs out of money, putting almost nine […]...

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December 14, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Home Front, The Mix

Should judges in Colorado be able to seal criminal court records without a uniform standard on secrecy?

In a terse letter, a committee of the Colorado Supreme Court has rejected CFOIC’s call for a uniform standard for sealing court files in criminal […]...

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December 13, 2017 Criminal Justice, Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix, Uncategorized

News Poetry: Hating Hillary

My sister starts a story she heard       from a wealthy Miami restaurateur                 leans close this is […]...

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December 13, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix, Uncategorized

The Home Front: No snow means no work for seasonal hires in Steamboat. A ski resort gives free meals to those without a paycheck.

About half of Colorado’s largest newspapers today are carrying news of a Democratic candidate’s U.S. Senate win in Alabama. As for local news that made […]...

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December 13, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Home Front, The Mix

Wiretap: Even National Review wonders if Alabama will elect a man with no redeeming virtues

From The National Review, David French writes that it’s one thing to honor important men and women who had profound moral failings — say, Thomas […]...

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December 12, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix, Wiretap

The Home Front: Sheriffs’ office shakeup in Denver

“A reorganization in the top ranks of the Denver Sheriff Department has stripped the sheriff of his budget staff and elevated a former sheriff who […]...

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December 11, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Home Front, The Mix

Redistricting in Colorado: Clearing hurdles, looming court fight, pick ups and putdowns

A bipartisan group seeking to change the way Colorado draws its political boundaries has moved one step closer to its goal — and toward a […]...

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December 8, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

The Colorado Independent is fighting to unseal secret records in a death penalty case

Update: George Brauchler’s office has asked for another two-week extension to submit its legal objections to The Independent’s motion to unseal documents about prosecutorial misconduct. […]...

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December 8, 2017 Criminal Justice, In-Depth, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Behind the harassment bombshells from the ‘dark underbelly’ of Colorado’s Capitol

If you listen to public radio in Colorado, you’ve likely heard the voice of Bente Birkeland who covers the Capitol for 15 local stations based out of […]...

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December 8, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

The Home Front: Ex-Colorado Republican Party chairman who blamed voter fraud on ‘Democratic agenda’ is found guilty of voter fraud

“A Weld District Court jury turned in two convictions in the case of a former Colorado Republican Party chairman accused of voter fraud by filling […]...

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December 8, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Home Front, The Mix

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The Home Front: ‘There is no contingency plan’ for the estimated 90k Colorado families who rely on CHIP for basic healthcare

“Everyone from government officials to late night hosts are sounding the alarm as the Child Health Insurance Program runs out of money, putting almost nine […]

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