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Not at Home on the Range: Subsidized Fracking Hits Colorado

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This is a guest post by Paul Thacker, originally published by Oil Change International.A general contractor in Colorado’s Grand Valley, Duke Cox says the first time he became aware that drilling for gas might be a problem was back in the early 2000s when he happened to attend a local public hearing on oil and gas development. A woman who came to testify began sobbing as she talked about the gas...

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on Aug 21, 2014 at 11:23 AM
Complaints Dept.: Denver Di...

Complaints Dept.: Denver Diners Hoof, PETA and Vegans Scream Foul

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Hoofin' It LoDo Last night, some 90 dining enthusiasts trekked to four dining destinations in LoDo as part of the second night of Hoofin' It. The four night culinary tour, brainchild of chef Jensen Cummings, brings together diners, chefs, and...

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on Aug 19, 2014 at 10:20 PM
Fall Tracking : Denver's 15...

Fall Tracking : Denver's 15 Most Anticipated Fall Restaurant Openings

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Mercantile Dining & Provisions If you think that the hot wave of restaurant openings Denver has been hit with will slow down, think again. Fall brings about a new batch of exciting eateries from neighborhood bistros to ramen shops,...

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on Aug 19, 2014 at 08:20 PM
Missed Connections: Five Mi...

Missed Connections: Five Missed Connections at Denver Restaurants and Bars

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Although the dining rooms of the city are filled with many happy couples, they are also inhabited by lovesick diners looking to catch the eye of that special someone. Sometimes, these people take to Craigslist to try and find that...

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on Aug 18, 2014 at 09:20 PM

Colorado hunting outfitter admits harming wild cats for easy hunt

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(Reuters) - A Colorado hunting outfitter accused of injuring mountain lions and bobcats to help clients kill them more easily pleaded guilty on Friday in a U.S. court in Denver to one felony count of conspiring to break a federal wildlife law, prosecutors said.

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on Aug 16, 2014 at 03:20 AM
Channeling the Colorado Riv...

Channeling the Colorado River Delta Back From the Dead

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As a matter of geographic trivia, did you ever wonder where the Colorado River drains into the ocean? That's actually kind of a trick question: it doesn't.Like too many of the world's great rivers today -- the Ganges, the Yellow, the Nile, for other distressing examples -- the Colorado River never makes it to the ocean in any recognizable form. In fact, it's rarely been closer than a hundred mi...

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on Aug 15, 2014 at 07:50 PM
Colorado 'lab rat' campaign...

Colorado 'lab rat' campaign warns kids about pot use

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Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper's $2 million public service campaign to warn those under 21 about the unknown risks associated with marijuana use launched on Monday in Denver, with city workers installing human-size rat cages at bus stops.

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on Aug 12, 2014 at 05:20 PM
Colorado 5-year-old playing...

Colorado 5-year-old playing with gun shoots, injures 3-year-old

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PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) — Police say that a 5-year-old playing with a gun shot and injured a 3-year-old girl in Colorado.

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on Aug 05, 2014 at 02:20 PM

Deal Struck in Colorado Over Vote on Drilling

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Seeking to head off a fight that could threaten vulnerable Colorado Democrats, Gov. John W. Hickenlooper said he had reached a deal to keep two antifracking measures off the ballot.

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on Aug 05, 2014 at 11:50 AM
Colorado: Bar discriminated...

Colorado: Bar discriminated against man in drag

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A popular Denver gay bar discriminated against a man when a bouncer denied him entry last year because he was dressed in drag, Colorado regulators said in a decision that could become more common as anti-discrimination laws increasingly include gender identity.

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on Aug 04, 2014 at 10:20 PM