Tax-refund debate flares up

DENVER – Colorado’s economy has been on an upswing, and government officials are getting more comfortable asking the state for help with their funding needs after years of budget cuts. But more...

DATE: Dec. 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colo. to research medical pot

DENVER– Colorado will spend more than $8 million researching marijuana’s medical potential – a new frontier because government-funded marijuana research traditionally focuses on the drug’s negative...

DATE: Dec. 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Ski towns worry over marijuana perception

BRECKENRIDGE – Business is booming in Colorado’s mountain resorts, and the addition of recreational marijuana stores this year has attracted customers curious about legalized pot. But there’s...

DATE: Dec. 15, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Oh, powdered alcohol?

DENVER – Powdered alcohol hasn’t even arrived in stores yet, but states already are moving to ban the product touted by its inventor as an easy way to mix a drink on the go. Colorado is the latest...

DATE: Dec. 14, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Navajos buy back artifacts at disputed auction

PARIS – The largest Native American tribe in the American Southwest won its bid Monday to buy back seven sacred masks at a contested auction of tribal artifacts in Paris that netted over a million...

DATE: Dec. 14, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Two camps to getting the right Christmas tree

WATERVILLE VALLEY, N.H. – Some U.S. consumers are going over the Internet or through the woods to find fresh Christmas trees this year, taking advantage of shopping options at opposite ends of the...

DATE: Dec. 13, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Dad posts obit of son who killed high-schooler

DENVER – The father of a student who killed a classmate at a suburban Denver high school before committing suicide posted a newspaper obituary for his son on the anniversary of the shooting, saying...

DATE: Dec. 13, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Grand Canyon contract offer fails to attract bids

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Officials have given up for now on soliciting bids for one of the park service’s largest and most lucrative contracts, to run iconic hotels and restaurants at the Grand Canyon’s...

DATE: Dec. 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Legal cannabis celebrates two years in Colorado

DENVER – Colorado marked its second anniversary Wednesday of allowing recreational marijuana for adults older than 21. Voters approved Amendment 64 in November 2012. On Dec. 10, 2012, Gov. John...

DATE: Dec. 9, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Religious nonprofits challenge health law

DENVER – In the latest religious challenge to the federal health-care law, faith-based organizations that object to covering birth control in their employee health plans argued in federal appeals...

DATE: Dec. 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Judge still considering another delay

CENTENNIAL – The judge in the Aurora theater shooting case could delay the trial yet again after defense attorneys said Monday they need more time due to medical emergencies involving members of...

DATE: Dec. 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Vail to connect Utah ski resorts

SALT LAKE CITY – A new high-speed gondola is set to be built this summer to connect two Utah ski resorts and create one of the largest ski areas in the country, Vail Resorts Inc. announced Monday. ...

DATE: Dec. 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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