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The Home Front: Court fight over policy to police pot doctors was ‘hidden from public view’

“A lawsuit that accused Colorado regulators of quietly and illegally concocting a policy to police doctors who recommend medical marijuana to patients was entirely hidden […]...

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August 6, 2018 2018 General Election, Just In, The Home Front, The Mix

Opposing groups call for all sides to play nice in Denver schools superintendent search

Two groups that often disagree about the direction of the Denver school district have issued an unusual joint statement calling for “responsible discourse” in the […]...

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August 3, 2018 Chalkbeat, Denver, Education, Just In, The Mix

Colorado’s public health agency head Larry Wolk has resigned. Here’s our 2016 Q&A with him on the health impacts of fracking

UPDATE: On Aug. 3, 2018, Gov. John Hickenlooper said Larry Wolk was leaving the agency for a new job in California. “During his tenure, Larry […]...

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August 3, 2018 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

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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August 3, 2018 2018 Governor Race, 2018 Polis, 2018 SOS, 2018 Stapleton, 2018 State Treasurer, All stories, Campaign Finance, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

The Home Front: Colorado is smoky and hazy from wildfires. The ‘good news is that you can avoid it; the bad news is how’

“It’s smoky out. So what does that mean for your health? The best approach is to limit exposure as much as possible, said Anne Eckhardt, […]...

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August 3, 2018 All stories, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Home Front, The Mix

Guest post: It’s time for Walker Stapleton – and Colorado – to reckon with painful KKK past

Between 1923 and 1947, Benjamin Stapleton served five terms as Denver’s mayor. He gained and retained his office by winning financial and grassroots support from […]...

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August 3, 2018 2018 Stapleton, Denver, Guest Posts, The Mix

Protestors blocking entrances at Colorado ICE headquarters will stay ‘until they get rid of us’

Protestors who support abolishing the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency are blockading entrances to an ICE field office south of Denver in a demonstration […]...

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August 2, 2018 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

The Home Front: Group trying to restrict fracking in Colorado accuses signature gatherer it hired of being ‘paid to stop’

“For the second time in just over a week, a group hoping to restrict oil and gas operations in Colorado says a contractor it hired […]...

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August 2, 2018 All stories, Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

The Denver school board is aiming to name superintendent finalists by October

The Denver school board agreed earlier this week on a tight timeline for finding a new superintendent, leaving some parents, students, and advocates to wonder […]...

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August 1, 2018 Chalkbeat, Denver, Education, Just In, The Mix

Manny Salzman’s long, strange – and wondrous – trip

Editor’s note: Manny Salzman died on Saturday, July 28. This tribute by his son, our friend Jason Salzman of bigmedia.org, caught our eye on Facebook. We’re […]...

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August 1, 2018 All stories, Authors, Editors' Picks, Guest Posts, Just In, The Mix

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

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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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