The Mix:

News and analysis pulled from the rush

Littwin: After latest round of elections, which CO Republican should be the most worried?

We didn’t have any races in Colorado in the latest round of pre-midterm elections, but that doesn’t mean we didn’t feel the ripples of another […]...

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August 9, 2018 2018 General Election, 2018 Stapleton, CO House 2018, Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Mix

The Home Front: Colorado has the ‘largest disparity between white and Latino residents attaining post-secondary education,’ per report

“Among the states with the largest Latino populations, Colorado has the largest disparity between white and Latino residents attaining post-secondary education, according to a new […]...

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August 9, 2018 Just In, The Home Front, The Mix

Residents of soon-to-close Aurora mobile home park plead with City Council for help

More than 50 residents facing eviction from a north Aurora mobile home park pleaded with City Council members for help this week, in another attempt […]...

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August 8, 2018 Growth, Housing crisis, In-Depth, Public Policy, The Mix

No indictment for mishandling of Taser in Denver excessive force case

A grand jury has chosen not to issue indictments against four Denver sheriff’s deputies and a sergeant in connection with the handling of the Taser […]...

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August 8, 2018 Criminal Justice, Denver, Greene, The Mix

State investigation: Denver violated federal rules, delayed services to students with disabilities

The Denver school district violated the rights of some students with disabilities in the way it made decisions about whether they would get support from […]...

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August 7, 2018 Chalkbeat, Education, Just In, The Mix

Keefe: The tinderbox that is journalism in the Trump era


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August 6, 2018 Just In, Keefe, Politics, The Mix

News Poetry: Paving Meadowlarks

A reporter stands knee deep in swirling prairie while wind bullies the mic. Pushing hair from her face, she tells viewers about plans to develop […]...

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August 6, 2018 Just In, News Poetry, The Mix, Uncategorized

Denver’s Chamber fired ballot petition company for working with fractivists

A secret recording. An alleged payoff. A surprise twist involving a heavy-hitter Denver business group. It’s all part of a volatile story that continues to […]...

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August 6, 2018 2018 Ballot Measures, 2018 General Election, All stories, Campaign Finance, Environment/Energy, FRACTURED, Greene, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado’s deadline to turn in ballot measure petitions is today. Here’s what questions you might get to decide in November.

We already know six big questions that will be on your ballot to answer in the fall, from defining “industrial hemp” to lowering the required age for state lawmakers […]...

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August 6, 2018 2018 Ballot Measures, 2018 General Election, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Guest Post: Mystery Money is Drowning Democracy

There are less than 100 days until Election Day on November 6th, and under Colorado’s mail ballot election system Coloradans will start voting even sooner […]...

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August 6, 2018 Campaign Finance, Guest Posts, Just In, Politics, The Mix

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Digital Media, Digital Citizens: A Community Conversation with Seth Geiger

The Colorado Media Project is committed to sharing new, inspiring ideas about the future of news that are timely and relevant to our Colorado community. Join us […]

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In Colorado, Democrats see a strong money haul as GOP relies on super PACs

Call Wednesday’s filing deadline the calm-before-the-general-election storm — the first time candidates and campaigns had to show the public their books since the June 26 […]

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