DENVER | A bill to crack down on cyberbullying faces a tough test Wednesday in the Colorado Senate. The bill would make cyberbullying a misdemeanor harassment charge punishable by as much as $750 in fines and up to six months in county jail. The bill has already passed the Democratic House but has its first hearing […]

Park spokeswoman Kyle Patterson says wildlife managers decided to temporarily close the areas so the birds of prey can nest undisturbed. The closures in the Lumpy Ridge and Sheep Mountain areas started Sunday and are expected to continue through the end of July.

“There is a powerful case to be made that a retailer doing extensive business within a state has a sufficiently substantial nexus to justify imposing some minor tax-collection duty, even if that business is done through mail or Internet,” Kennedy said.

Winter Park Resort and Amtrak announced Tuesday that they were adding a March 15 trip to celebrate the resort’s 75th anniversary after tickets for the first trip sold out in about 10 hours. This time, the 450-plus tickets were gone in nearly four hours.

The National Weather Service reports that Schofield Pass in Gunnison County received 4.5 feet of snow between Friday and Tuesday morning while 4.3 feet was reported at Wolf Creek Ski Area over the same period.

Artist rendering of the Aurora Gaylord Hotel and Convention Center and night

AURORA | Key state lawmakers are likely to introduce a late-status bill this week that seeks to nuke Aurora’s Gaylord hotel tourism project and local officials say the move is sniping politics and hypocrisy at its worst. “Anything that comes from the Legislature is three years too late and totally goes against the result of dozens […]

DENVER | Colorado lawmakers want to criminalize the use of drones when they’re used to monitor someone without their consent. The proposal up for a House committee vote Tuesday would make it a crime of first-degree trespassing to take images of someone when they have an expectation of privacy. Drone users could also be charged with […]

DENVER | Democrats are expected to vote down a GOP plan to lower Colorado’s renewable energy mandates. A bill to lower the mandates has passed the Republican state Senate and awaits its first hearing in a House committee Monday. That committee is controlled by Democrats and is expected to reject the idea. The bill would cut […]