Tag Archives: Marijuana

Listen up, America: 12 lessons from Colorado’s first year of legal pot

We’ve hounded the experts while on holiday to bring you an invaluable list drawn from the nation’s latest greatest experiment in permissibility: Here’s a dozen Colorado-legalized-it lessons. […]...

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December 31, 2014 The Mix

ProgressNow parodies Hickenlooper-hitting Citizens United trailer

Legalized marijuana, background checks for gun purchases, renewable energy development, health care reform, local-control bans on fracking: Citizens United says one man alone is responsible […]...

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October 16, 2014 Just In, Political Ad Watch

Statetap: Affordable Care hack

CU Boulder is the newest large employer in the country to cut workers' hours to skirt the Affordable Care Act requirement to provide health insurance to part-time employees....

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October 14, 2014 The Mix

Statetap: Inside voices and outside spending

The probe, called "Operation Gridiron," was launched in response to allegations of alcohol abuse and sexual misconduct among Academy football players....

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October 9, 2014 The Mix

Chris Christie in Colorado to campaign for Bob Beauprez

  DENVER — New Jersey Governor Chris Christie took a tour of downtown Denver today with Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez.  The pair stopped off at […]...

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July 23, 2014 Elections 2014

Special regulation for weed edibles, but not for experimental uranium mining

Notes from the penultimate day of the 2014 legislative session ...

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May 6, 2014 Capitol Notebook, Politics

High Holidays

Snowboarders from Maine wrote to say how much they enjoyed their stay. They also offered suggestions on how to equip the place to accommodate their new breed of tourist....

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March 27, 2014 Marijuana, The Mix

Photos: Legal Weed Day, New Year’s Colorado 2014

oughly 40 shops in Colorado licensed to sell marijuana for recreational use for the first time ever in the United States sold a lot of pot to a lot of happy adults on New Year's Day. Customers waited in lines...

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January 1, 2014 Health, In-Depth, Marijuana, Politics, The Beats

Colorado pot-tax debate yet another debate over market ideology

The debate between supporters and opponents of Colorado pot tax Proposition AA is an ideological debate on how taxes will affect pot as a product in an emerging market. Voters will decide where they stand tomorrow. ...

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November 4, 2013 In-Depth, Marijuana, Politics, State Budget, The Beats

Pot-tax vote, another step on Colorado’s legalization rollout

Colorado continues to plow into the future of recreational marijuana use as residents begin to vote on Proposition AA, a tax measure that would fund pot-industry regulation enforcement here....

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October 29, 2013 Marijuana, The Mix


A look back at 2014

  2014 was a whopping news year, and we’ve gone a bit reflective. Here’s a video about some of our favorite things. Colorado. News. Independent news coverage […]

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Global warming takes bite out of Colorado ski season

Normally temperatures at resort elevations this time of year drop into the teens and 20s every night. This season, only a few light frosts have tinged the valleys, leaving the slopes bare and dry.

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