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Doug Robinson makes Colorado GOP’s gubernatorial primary

DENVER – A Colorado judge has allowed Republican gubernatorial candidate Doug Robinson a spot on the state GOP primary. Robinson is a businessman and a nephew of former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt...

DATE: April 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Navajo Nation approves $2.4 million for veterans facility

GALLUP, N.M. — The Navajo Nation has given approval to help fund a veterans facility in New Mexico that will prevent patients from having to travel far for care. Navajo Nation council members voted...

DATE: April 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Southwest jet victim’s husband: ‘Mommy’s not coming home’

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The husband of an Albuquerque woman killed in a Southwest Airlines jet that blew an engine while flying said he broke the news about her death to their two children at their...

DATE: April 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado utility provider exits transmission partnership

The Associated Press DENVER – A Colorado utility has announced it is leaving an informal transmission partnership between electricity service providers. Xcel Energy’s Executive Vice President David...

DATE: April 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Two weeks, 315 bills left in 2018 Colorado legislative session

With 14 days left in the 2018 General Assembly session, the count for bills that are still pending some form of action has gone down, but not by much. There are now 174 bills in the House awaiting...

DATE: April 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado man convicted of killing drug dealer who lost meth

COLORADO SPRINGS – A jury has convicted a Colorado Springs man in the death of a drug dealer who prosecutors say was pistol-whipped, driven to an abandoned building and shot 14 times for slipping...

DATE: April 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Waffle House suspect’s ex-bosses in Colorado asked feds to help him

SALIDA – The co-owner of a Colorado crane company that once employed the Waffle House shooting suspect said they urged the Secret Service to try to help him after he was arrested at the White House...

DATE: April 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Teacher protests lead to more Colorado school cancellations

DENVER – More Colorado schools are canceling classes because of planned teacher protests later this week. As of Tuesday, over a dozen Colorado school districts, including the state’s 10 largest,...

DATE: April 24, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 2 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado Supreme Court knocks U.S. Rep. Lamborn off ballot

DENVER – Colorado’s Supreme Court on Monday knocked six-term U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn from his party’s primary, saying the Colorado Springs Republican didn’t collect enough valid voter signatures to...

DATE: April 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Anti-gerrymandering reforms clear first hurdle in Colorado

DENVER – Colorado lawmakers want to ask voters to outlaw gerrymandering in the state’s constitution. A bipartisan package of redistricting reforms cleared its first hurdle Monday, passing a state...

DATE: April 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado Democrats field candidates in every state legislative race for first time in years

If the “blue wave” that some predict comes crashing ashore in Colorado, Democrats want to make sure their candidates don’t miss out on a single legislative race. The state Democratic Party...

DATE: April 23, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 21 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

In Denver, trying to put a price on the value of a newspaper

DENVER – 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...

DATE: April 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News