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Walker Stapleton fields a campaign team with deep Colorado ties

Michael Fortney hunkered over a laptop computer screen at a standing desk in his sixth-floor office, perched near Colorado Boulevard and Interstate 25, the Denver hub of Republican Walker...

DATE: Sept. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Energy, environment at forefront of Colorado’s attorney general race

From standing up to President Donald Trump to gun control, there are a lot of issues where George Brauchler and Phil Weiser diverge dramatically. But there’s no starker distinction between the two...

DATE: Sept. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Stapleton takes Club 20 limelight alone in governor’s race

Republican gubernatorial nominee Walker Stapleton got a gift from his Democratic rival, Jared Polis: the lone spotlight on a high-profile stage. “I’m disappointed Congressman Polis chose not to be...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Former Sen. John McCain had complicated relationship with Indian Country

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – John McCain hadn’t been elected to the U.S. Senate when a fellow veteran and friend spotted him at the annual Navajo Nation Fair. “Someone should tell this representative that...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 18 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

Investigators: Fatal house fire may have been accident

The Associated Press COTOPAXI – Investigators say a house fire that killed two people in central Colorado may have been accidentally set. The Pueblo Chieftain reported Saturday the fire in the...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Incurable illness hits Colorado horse; others may be at risk

GREELEY, Colo. – State officials say a horse in northern Colorado contracted a rare incurable disease called equine infectious anemia, and about 240 other horses may have been exposed to it. The...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Aggressive driving taking a deadly toll in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS (AP) – Life hasn’t been the same, Katharine Salazar said, since her husband was stabbed three times in June by an angry man who followed their sons home after a road rage...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

N.M. GOP candidate draws fire over remarks on opponent’s heritage

ALBUQUERQUE – A Republican congressional candidate in New Mexico is drawing criticism for questioning her Democratic opponent’s Native American heritage over her immigration views and because she...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Santa Fe Fiesta turns page on tribute to conquistadors

SANTA FE – Civic leaders in New Mexico’s capital city turned the page Friday on a grinding dispute over the annual re-enactment of a 17th century conquistador reclaiming Santa Fe after a Native...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Aggressive driving taking a deadly toll in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS (AP) – Life hasn’t been the same, Katharine Salazar said, since her husband was stabbed three times in June by an angry man who followed their sons home after a road rage...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Human skull, remains found by hikers in Boulder County

BOULDER – Colorado authorities are investigating a skull and other human remains discovered by hikers. The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office says hikers reported finding the skull on Monday near...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Feds: U.S. tribal items sold at Paris auction houses declines

ALBUQUERQUE – A federal report shows the number of Native American cultural items listed for bidding at five Paris auction houses declined after an uproar two years ago led to the halted sale of an...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News