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City unveils plan for 21 retail marijuana shops in Aurora city limits

City unveils plan for 21 retail marijuana shops in Aurora city limits

More than 20 retail licenses were awarded to businesses in the city. Four shops were allowed per ward, with the city’s southeast corner not getting the maximum number of stores

Edna Mosley, Aurora’s first black councilwoman, dead at 89

AURORA | Aurora’s first black city council representative and longtime community activist Edna Mosley died Aug. 26. She was 89. Friends and peers considered Mosley a pioneer in many ways, blazing trails in women’s rights, racial equality and fighting against …

Berthoud man accidentally shoots self in traffic 

LAFAYETTE | A northern Colorado man is recovering after accidentally shooting himself on the way to a sporting goods store to trade in his handgun. The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office says 53-year-old David Mitchell of Berthoud was sitting in traffic on U.S. …

No foul play suspected in CU student death 

BOULDER | Foul play isn’t suspected in the death of a University of Colorado student found dead in his dorm room this week. The coroner identified the student on Thursday as 21-year-old George Graham of Colorado Springs. His body was found Tuesday, …

Rock solid approach to ending teen homlessness

Rock solid approach to ending teen homlessness

“I think people are really unaware of exactly what the need is,” Arce said. “There are so many kids who are runaways and homeless in our community. In Aurora, it’s a really invisible population.”

The search for life after Fan Fare

The search for life after Fan Fare

The city is looking for developers after a razed building gives way to new hope

White House preps legal case for immigration shift

White House preps legal case for immigration shift

“The question is how broadly can the president extend the categories and still stay on the side of spectrum of ensuring the laws are faithfully executed?” said Cristina Rodriguez, who left the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel in 2013 to teach at Yale Law School.

Eastern Colorado VA resumes surgeries

Officials say testing showed the units were working properly and that the air quality meets health care standards. As a precaution, all of the air handlers that were inspected were given new air filters.

Ozone in Colorado mountains surprises researchers

Ozone in Colorado mountains surprises researchers

“Really, all the way up to the Continental Divide you can find ozone,” said Gabriele Pfister, a scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder and one of the principal investigators on the project.

City unveils plan for 21 retail marijuana shops in Aurora city limits

City unveils plan for 21 retail marijuana shops in Aurora city limits

AURORA | City officials have awarded retail marijuana licenses to 21 stores that will be able to open by October 1. The city received 58 applications for 24 available licenses. Aurora is only allowing four marijuana businesses per ward, under its 22-page …