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Fewer young people are taking up hunting, which has hunters worried about the sport’s future 16.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
"Kids, we're losing them. If Grandpa don't hunt or Dad don't hunt, they ain't hunting."
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Fewer young people are taking up hunting, which has hunters worried about the sport’s future 16.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
"Kids, we're losing them. If Grandpa don't hunt or Dad don't hunt, they ain't hunting."
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Colorado ramps up response to toxic “forever chemicals” after discovery of hot spots across metro Denver 10.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
Tests have measured PFAS contamination of groundwater in metro Denver at levels up to 2,928 times higher than a federal health advisory limit, officials at the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment told The Denver Post.
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Ed Lyell, emeritus professor, educational champion and activist, dies in Denver at 74 5.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
Ed Lyell, a emeritus professor of business and economics who taught at several Colorado universities and colleges, and who served on multiple educational boards, including the Colorado State Board of Education, died Tuesday at Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver.
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South Park Education Association members authorize strike over salaries 5.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
More than 90 percent of South Park Education Association members voted to authorize a strike if the Park County School District fails to join educators at the bargaining table to negotiate a professional salary schedule, according to a news release.
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While ‘zombie’ mines idle, cleanup and workers suffer in limbo 4.9.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Instead of paying to clean up the mess left by mining, companies are warehousing their operations indefinitely.
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‘Christian norms’ 2.9.2019 High Country News Most Recent
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In New Mexico, schools struggle to address a teen suicide crisis 28.8.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Sixteen-year-old Aurra Gardner ended her life after her mother repeatedly asked school counselors for help.
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When public lands become tribal lands again 16.8.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A story of fire, stolen lands, and how hard it is to get the U.S. to follow its own laws.
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When federal lands become tribal lands again 16.8.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A story of fire, stolen lands, and how hard it is to get the U.S. to follow it’s own laws.
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Line between remedial, mainstream classes blurs as Colorado colleges reconsider paths to student success 12.8.2019 Denver Post: Local
Statewide, more than one-third of students who entered college in 2017 either tested as behind in math or English, or chose to take a remedial course. Data from the 2018 school year isn’t available yet, but the remediation rate has fluctuated between 33 percent and 40 percent since 2009.
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Can Western states afford to break the boom-and-bust cycle? 7.8.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Climate action on public lands would force a reckoning for fossil fuel dependent states and communities.
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The country’s top college for adventure is in Colorado, according to Elevation Outdoors 7.8.2019 Denver Post: Outdoors
Want to spend classes on a kayak? Here's the school for you.
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The country’s top college for adventure is in Colorado, according to Elevation Outdoors 7.8.2019 Denver Post: Local
Want to spend classes on a kayak? Here's the school for you.
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Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dead at 88 6.8.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in "Beloved," ''Song of Solomon" and other works transformed American letters by dramatizing the pursuit of freedom within the boundaries of race, has died at age 88.
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Guest Commentary: Reality of carbon capture for Xcel plants not even close to proponents’ wishful thinking 5.8.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Jon Caldara’s July 12 op-ed on Xcel’s Colorado Energy Plan (Caldara: Xcel Energy should consider carbon capture to save the planet and our pocketbooks) attacks the utility company and the broader environmental community, saying that the latter is motivated primarily by feelings of virtue rather than cold hard facts. Guess what? The facts are not in Caldara’s favor.
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Are Colorado’s oil and gas wars over? Hearing on new state law yields few signs of peace 1.8.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
One of the speakers at a hearing Wednesday on a new new oil and gas law said it doesn't look like Colorado's oil and gas wars are over.
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Metro State University tests office for carcinogens after 4 employees diagnosed with cancer 25.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
An industrial hygienist has been hired to perform tests for cancer-causing agents in an office within Auraria Higher Education Center at Metropolitan State University Denver where four employees working in the same confined space were diagnosed with cancer. 
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Trump administration fact check: Environment, VA, Russia and jobs 13.7.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
President Donald Trump and his aides this past week celebrated an environmental legacy that is not theirs to claim.
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Here comes the sun: Colorado communities organizing to tap solar resources 6.7.2019 Denver Post: Business
A national nonprofit organization that helps communities form solar-energy cooperatives is organizing homeowners in Fort Collins and the Yampa Valley and is starting to reach out to Denver residents.
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