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GOP attempts repeal of magazine limits

DENVER – Gun-rights advocates who want to see a repeal of Colorado’s limits on the size of ammunition magazines realize their chances are slim when they go before Democrat-controlled committees...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Ex-Patagonia CEO joins campaign against drilling

CARBONDALE (AP) – The CEO of outdoor clothing giant Patagonia Inc. is stepping down to spend more time with his family in Carbondale, pursue outdoor adventures and increase efforts to prevent gas...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Hualapai shelves rafting trips on Colorado

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Hualapai tribe has shelved a plan to run rafting trips upriver in the Grand Canyon after it ran afoul of the National Park Service. The tribe’s reservation in northwestern...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Utah looks at how restrictive liquor laws impact drinking

SALT LAKE CITY – A new report on alcohol consumption provides Utah lawmakers a wider and sharper lens into whether the state’s stringent liquor laws have the desired effects and could lead...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Salazar throws support behind Keystone project

WASHINGTON – Former Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said in an interview Thursday his endorsement of construction of the Keystone oil-sands pipeline comes after learning new information, including...

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

N.M. Senate passes texting ban proposal

SANTA FE – The New Mexico Senate has approved a proposal to prohibit texting while driving in the state. Senators voted 37-5 on Friday on a bill that prohibits drivers – even while at a stop light...

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

Poll: Mark Udall’s lead small in tight re-election race

DENVER – Democratic Sen. Mark Udall has found himself in a tight race for re-election in Colorado as state voters turn on President Obama and his health-care law, according to a poll released...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

More air tours OK’d for the Grand Canyon

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Air tour operators that use aircraft with quiet technology will be able to fly more people over the Grand Canyon. The Federal Aviation Administration said it plans to release...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Navajo Nation gambling compact endorsed in N.M.

SANTA FE – A legislative panel recommended Wednesday that the New Mexico Legislature approve a proposed gambling compact that would allow the Navajo Nation to open three additional casinos. The...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Poll: Hickenlooper leads GOP challengers

DENVER – Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper holds a comfortable lead over his potential Republican challengers, and 52 percent of Colorado voters approve of his job performance, according to a poll...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Man killed in Arvada standoff

ARVADA – Authorities say the man who was shot to death by suburban Denver police after holding a 13-year-old boy hostage for nearly 18 hours had a criminal record and was wanted for a parole...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Here’s your new state, business logo

DENVER – Hate Colorado’s new state logo? It’s not going anywhere. Democrats defeated a Republican proposal to let voters decide whether to keep Colorado’s new state logo, which has provoked strong...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2014 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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