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Letters: Cramming for the school-choice exam; The climate battle reaches inside the state Capitol (1/19/20) 20.1.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
Cramming for the school-choice exam Re: “Starting off on the right foot,” Jan. 12 commentary
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Boulder scientists study declining ozone health in the lower stratosphere 19.1.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
As brisk winter winds buffeted Marshall Mesa on a recent morning, Boulder scientists Patrick Cullis and Lizzy Asher wrestled a latex helium filled with 200-cubic-feet of helium tethered to a 4-pound package of science instruments into position, then freed it for a rapid flight high into the clear Colorado sky.
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Colorado a healthy state overall, some counties more than others. And it’s not just the poorer areas with serious health concerns. 19.1.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado has one of the healthiest populations in the nation, but that doesn't mean some resolutions aren't in order for 2020, assuming they haven't been already attempted and cast aside.
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Boulder County’s populations of native bird species decline in the face of development 12.1.2020 Denver Post: Local
The Northern Hemisphere lost 3 billion birds, or 29% of the overall population, in the last 50 years. While the warming climate has played a demonstrative role in this decline – and will continue to do so with ever-increasing power – ornithologists in Boulder County have pointed to urban sprawl as a more immediate threat to the survival of the area’s native bird populations, without which local ecosystems cannot properly function, adding to the affects of climate change.
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Yards, rails and spurs: As the National Western opens, complex’s $1B renovation is a step closer to reality 11.1.2020 Denver Post: Local
The 114th edition of the stock show, horse show and rodeo, which begins its 16-day run Saturday, is in the early stages of what ultimately will be a more than $1 billion development.
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Regents: Obligation to govern University of Colorado, support its mission is taken seriously 11.1.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
The voters of Colorado granted us the honor of a lifetime -- the opportunity to serve as regents on the University of Colorado’s governing board. We take that obligation seriously.
Health care, tax relief lead Colorado Gov. Jared Polis’ State of the State 10.1.2020 Denver Post: All Political News
Colorado Gov. Jared Polis called for income tax relief, a renewed effort for increased transportation funding and a public health insurance option during his annual State of the State address.
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How to raise money for Australia by running here in Denver 9.1.2020 Denver Post: Lifestyles
Runners around the world raising money for victims of the fires in Australia.
How to raise money for Australia by running here in Denver 9.1.2020 Denver Post: Local
Runners around the world raising money for victims of the fires in Australia.
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Study finds 26,000 lives were saved by shift from coal to natural gas 8.1.2020 High Country News Most Recent
“When you turn coal units off you see deaths go down.”
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Pentagon says U.S. airstrike killed powerful Iranian general 3.1.2020 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The Pentagon said Thursday that the U.S. military has killed Gen. Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran’s elite Quds Force, at the direction of President Donald Trump.
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This Boulder firm is an important player in a massive emissions study 1.1.2020 Denver Post: Business
Boulder’s Scientific Aviation has a key role in a first-of-its-kind effort organized by the Environmental Defense Fund to provide timely and transparent data to spotlight oil and gas methane reduction opportunities.
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When wildlife safety turns into fierce political debate 31.12.2019 Current Issue
In Island Park, Idaho, a fight over roadkill became a referendum on government control.
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5G technology could widen the digital divide in rural Colorado 29.12.2019 Denver Post: Business
New communication technologies carry both promise and peril for rural America.
Homework without a home: Colorado college to open homeless shelter for students as degree-seekers struggle statewide 26.12.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
18 percent of 3,011 students surveyed in 2018 at four Denver schools said they experienced homelessness during the previous year
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Polis: Coloradans have a proud tradition of giving back, keep it going 25.12.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
This December, I want to acknowledge Coloradans who have gone above and beyond to give back, and I want to challenge my fellow Coloradans to spread joy this holiday season.
What’s the best way to save California’s redwoods? 20.12.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Scientists debate whether controlled burns and logging are really the best way to preserve the state’s iconic forests.
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Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019 17.12.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A sharecropper's son who rose through the seats of power to become one of the nation's most influential voices. A Republican who went on to lead the U.S. Supreme Court's liberal wing. A lauded writer who brought to light stories overshadowed by prejudice.
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Party favors: Should parties pick candidates before voters do? 9.12.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The 2018 battle over New Mexico’s most conservative district shows just how undemocratic politics can be.
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Broomfield approves second six-month oil and gas drilling moratorium 5.12.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Broomfield City Council voted unanimously to extend an oil and gas moratorium while it continues to gather feedback from the community in drafting local oil and gas and land use regulations.
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