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Susan Greene

   

Photo of the Adams County Justice Center, taken Friday, Mar. 13, 2020.

Prosecution drops death penalty in Adams County police-shooting case District Attorney Dave Young, a...

Prosecutors have backed off seeking a death sentence against the man accused of killing Adams County Deputy Heath Gumm in January 2018.  In a motion...
Terrance and Rachel Hughes in February before both contracted the new coronavirus. (Photo courtesy of Rachel Hughes)

GREENE: The hands that need holding A Denver pastor and his wife have been...

Rachel Hughes answered a phone call Wednesday from her husband’s intensive care doctors. The Rev. Terrance Hughes – co-pastor at New Covenant Christian Church/Alpha Omega...
Denver's Wellington E. Webb Municipal Building invites those who enter to contemplate the city's greatest asset. (Photo by Susan Greene)

Denver’s cityscape stills in the time of coronavirus 'Me, I don’t like this, what...

An inscription on the entrance wall of Denver’s Wellington E. Webb Municipal Building asks those who enter “What is the city but the people?”  That...
Photo of the Adams County Justice Center, taken Friday, Mar. 13, 2020.

Months-long death penalty jury trial starts despite coronavirus crisis “This is unreal," civil rights...

UPDATE: On Monday, March 23, District Judge Mark Warner cited health concerns when postponing proceedings in Dearing's trial until April 6. The death penalty trial against...
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) rallied in Denver Sunday, nine days before Colorado’s Super Tuesday presidential primary on March 3. (Photo by Evan Semón Photography)

Warren’s Colorado backers say she alone can mend a tattered nation 'We’ve had three...

Madison Garver knits when anxious, and lately has been knitting a lot.  The 26-year-old from Boulder took up the craft in May, a month marked...
Democratic presidential primary candidate Bernie Sanders greets supporters at the Colorado Convention Center on Feb. 16, 2020. Sanders won Colorado's caucuses in 2016 and visited the state Sunday in advance of the March 3, 2020 Super Tuesday primary. Thousands of people crammed the Convention Center to hear him speak. (Photo by Evan Semón, www.evansemon.com)

Consistency is key, say Sanders 2020 supporters at huge Colorado rally 'He does not...

Bernie Sanders, a current front-runner in the Democratic presidential primary, gave much the same speech at Denver’s Colorado Convention Center on Sunday as the...
Former GOP Congressman Mark Kennedy speaks at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus on May 2, 2019, the day the board of regents named him as the system's new president. The announcement that Kennedy was the sole finalist for the $850,000-a-year job was met with unprecedented protest and concern that politics, not merit drove the process. (Photo by Susan Greene)

CU regents passed over more experienced and prominent applicants when picking Kennedy as president...

The University of Colorado’s elected board of regents passed over applicants with more experience running universities and more distinguished careers when it hired conservative former...
Former Sen. Mark Udall opens up about life after elected office, mediation and all the avocados he has been eating lately. (Photo by Susan Greene)

Mark Udall talks torture, life after political office, and dharma “I didn’t want to...

Mark Udall is not depressed.  Colorado’s former senior U.S. senator knows, five years after Cory Gardner ousted him from office, that “people have been saying...
Former Rangely police Lt. Roy Kinney and Debra Pierce, widow of Daniel Pierce, a mentally ill man whom Kinney shot and killed in a 2018 police chase, share an emotional moment during a community conversation in Rangely on Dec. 2, 2019. Pierce told Kinney she does not blame him for her estranged husband's death. (Photo by Caitlin Walker)

Greene: Grace and forgiveness in Rangely

Editor's note: This letter to readers went out Friday, Dec. 6. to our email subscribers.  Dear readers, I started this letter to you in my head...
Still shot from the dashboard camera on former Rangely Police Lt. Roy Kinney's patrol car as he chased Daniel Pierce through the desert. The December 10, 2018 pursuit ended when Kinney fatally shot Pierce.

EVENT: A conversation about mental illness and law enforcement in rural Colorado

Next month will mark the year anniversary of Daniel Pierce’s death. The newcomer to the rural northwest Colorado community of Rangely was suffering from...
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