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Colorado governor’s race: An expensive campaign with a major gap in disclosure

Even in the digital age, TV is still king — at least when it comes to political advertisements. But the way some of those ads are paid for and reported leaves more questions than answers. The...

DATE: May 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Arkansas River a bright spot amid grim drought

SALIDA – Despite a severe drought across the Southwest this spring, there should be plenty of water for rafters and anglers in one of the nation’s most popular mountain rivers. Water from melting...

DATE: May 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Bald eagle killed in northern Colorado; state investigating

The Associated Press PLATTEVILLE – A protected bald eagle has been fatally shot in northern Colorado, and state wildlife officers are investigating. Colorado Parks and Wildlife said Monday a...

DATE: May 21, 2018 | UPDATED: 2 days 4 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

Analysis: Legislation to shape Colorado politics for decades barely got noticed

The day after the legislative session ended May 9, most of the Capitol’s top brass met with reporters to size up what had happened the previous four months. They had big-ticket compromises to brag...

DATE: May 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Hopi Tribe ask governments for help in land exchange efforts

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Hopi Tribe has reached out to local governments for help as it attempts to finalize a land transfer under an agreement between the tribe and the Navajo Nation. The Hopi Tribe...

DATE: May 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado State Patrol urges caution after 5 killed on roads

DENVER – The Colorado State Patrol is urging drivers to be careful after five people were killed in different crashes around the state over the weekend. Two people were killed and three others were...

DATE: May 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado transportation officials propose $550M I-70 tunnel

FRISCO, Colo. – Colorado transportation officials say they want to alleviate congestion and improve safety on a popular mountain highway by boring a new three-lane tunnel for traffic heading from...

DATE: May 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

A new guide aims to help Colorado school districts offer mental health support to students

A new toolkit to be officially released Monday will help Colorado educators, parents and district administrators infuse mental health support into classrooms and schools. The 60-page online guide...

DATE: May 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Missing kayaker in SW Colorado reservoir presumed drowned

TELLURIDE, Colo. – A kayaker who went missing in a reservoir in southwest Colorado is believed to have drowned. The Telluride Daily Planet reports a search for the 21-year-old man from Norwood has...

DATE: May 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Should bitcoin be allowed for Colorado campaign contributions?

Could Colorado be ready to accept bitcoin as a way of making donations to candidates? Secretary of State Wayne Williams is proposing rules that could start that process. But the better question,...

DATE: May 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado officers shoot, kill man who drew gun during arrest

PUEBLO – Colorado authorities say officers shot and killed a man who pulled a gun on them in Pueblo County. The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office says deputies were investigating a suspicious vehicle...

DATE: May 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Arizona ‘Dreamers’ struggle after losing cheaper tuition

PHOENIX – David Montenegro worked part-time restaurant jobs and took advantage of Arizona’s lower in-state tuition as he labored through years of college. Now a senior with the goal of becoming a...

DATE: May 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News