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Colorado Plans Crackdown On Home Pot Growers

DENVER (AP) — Hoping to preserve its marijuana law under the next president, Colorado is planning a slate of legislation designed to crack down on pot that is grown legally but then sold on the black market. 651 more words


Could Colorado's Legal Pot Help Solve Homeless Epidemic?

By Stan Bush

DENVER (CBS4) – Gov. John Hickenlooper was a vocal opponent of recreational marijuana when it was on the ballot. Now it may be the silver bullet to solving the issue that launched him into politics. 384 more words


Denver Rescue Mission Serves 500+ Thanksgiving Meals

DENVER (CBS4)– The Denver Rescue Mission served up more than 500 Thanksgiving meals to the homeless and less fortunate on Wednesday.

Gov. John Hickenlooper joined Denver Mayor Michael Hancock, other city leaders and volunteers to serve up a traditional holiday meal that included all the fixings of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and pie. 57 more words


Neighbors Sue State, Saying Oil-Gas Rules Weren't Enforced

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Residents of a Greeley neighborhood sued the state of Colorado Friday, saying oil and gas regulators did not do enough to protect them from the disruption and danger of a big energy facility planned near their homes. 580 more words


25 Oil & Gas Leases Canceled In Western Colorado

By Shaun Boyd

DENVER (CBS4)– The federal government has reversed course and canceled 25 oil and gas leases in Western Colorado.

The Obama Administration has been studying the leases for some time, but analysts say the election likely sped-up the decision. 402 more words


Proposed $28.5 Billion Colorado Budget Affects Transit, Health Care

DENVER (AP) – Colorado’s transportation, education and health care spending will not grow as hoped for by Gov. John Hickenlooper under a proposed $28.5 billion budget for the 2017-2018 fiscal year that he sent to lawmakers Tuesday. 447 more words


Gov. Hickenlooper Denounces Election Rigging In Colorado

DENVER (CBS4)– Gov. John Hickenlooper denounced allegations from Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump that the election is rigged.

Trump campaigned in Colorado over the weekend and claimed that mail carriers would destroy ballots, picking and choosing which ones to deliver to the election headquarters. 222 more words