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In Denver, Trying To Put A Price On The Value Of A Newspaper

DENVER (AP) — Across the street from the Colorado Capitol rises an 11-story building emblazoned with The Denver Post’s logo. No reporters work out of the building any more, only executives of Digital First Media, whose cuts at the Post triggered an unusual plea from the paper’s own editorial page to be sold to another owner. 850 more words


Hickenlooper Won't Rule Out Banning Marijuana Again

(CNN) — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has two facts in front of him: Since 2014 crime has been rising in his state, outstripping the national trend, and since 2014 recreational use of marijuana has been legal. 1,519 more words

Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Former First Lady Barbara Bush

DENVER (CBS4)– Gov. John Hickenlooper has ordered flags across Colorado to be flown at half-staff in honor of former First Lady Barbara Bush.

The flags should be flown at half-staff until sunset on the day of her burial, Saturday. 36 more words


This Could Be The Busiest Wildfire Season In Colorado In Years

By Makenzie O’Keefe

DENVER (CBS4)– Colorado is on track to have one of the busiest wildfire seasons in years.

On Friday, Gov. John Hickenlooper met with fire officials from around the state to talk about the wildfire season outlook for 2018. 298 more words


Colorado Governor Hopefuls Court Support At State Assemblies

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s Republican state assembly features a wide open governor’s contest.

State Treasurer Walker Stapleton, Attorney General Cynthia Coffman and others will try Saturday to convince delegates that they deserve to make the party’s June primary. 75 more words


Busy Wildfire Season Expected In Colorado

BOONE, Colo. (AP) — Fire officials are expecting a busy wildfire season in Colorado this year after an abnormally dry winter.

Colorado’s fire management director, Mike Morgan, said Friday that this summer could be the worst wildfire season since the deadly and destructive seasons of 2012 and 2013. 267 more words


'One Book 4 Colorado' Program Announces New Annual Children's Book

DENVER (CBS4) – Gov. John Hickenlooper and Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne revealed this year’s One Book 4 Colorado at the State Capitol Building.

The governor read “Groovy Joe: Dance Party Countdown” to a group of four-year-olds. 37 more words