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Clergy seek pardon of inmate freed 90 years early 

Clergy seek pardon of inmate freed 90 years early 

“I now wake up every morning praying that our boys do not ask me when Daddy is coming home,” she said, fighting tears. “My family is no longer complete. I miss my best friend, my soul mate.”

House passes bill to oversee Aurora VA hospital building 

Republican congressman Mike Coffman of Colorado says the Veterans Affairs Department’s oversight of construction projects is dysfunctional and leads to delayed health care.

Marijuana industry battling stoner stereotypes 

Marijuana industry battling stoner stereotypes 

“So far, every campaign designed to educate the public about marijuana has relied on fear-mongering and insulting marijuana users,” said Mason Tvert, spokesman for the Marijuana Policy Project, the nation’s biggest pot-policy advocacy group.

Dueling polls: Neck and neck in guv race, or Hick in trouble?

Dueling polls: Neck and neck in guv race, or Hick in trouble?

In a contest that past polls have said is deadlocked, a Quinnipiac poll has Beauprez leading Hickenlooper 50 percent to 40 percent among likely voters — a divide that puts Hick in the most uncomfortable position of his political career. But another poll shows Hick single points ahead in the race

Marijuana caregivers escape Colorado crackdown

The state Board of Health rejected the rule change Tuesday after hours of tearful testimony from parents who rely on others to grow marijuana-based medicines for their children.

49 kids in Springs hospital for respiratory ills

Dr. Christine Nyquist, medical director of infection control at Children’s Hospital Colorado in Aurora, recommended that children who are sick stay home from school and that parents to watch for wheezing and labored breathing, especially among children with asthma.

Woman hurt in Aurora crash dies, driver on the run

AURORA | A woman died Monday night from injuries she suffered in a crash last month and police said the drunk driver who crashed into her is on the lam. The woman, whose name was not released, had been hospitalized since …

Vice President Biden to visit Colorado

The White House says Biden will be in Denver on Friday for an event related to domestic violence.

Denver mulls home hash-oil rules 

DENVER | Some kinds of homemade hash oil could be banned in Denver. A panel of city council members starts work Tuesday on an ordinance to make it a municipal violation to make hash oil at home using a solvent, such …

Marijuana caregivers face Colorado crackdown 

DENVER | Marijuana caregivers who grow pot on behalf of medical patients are under the microscope on Colorado — again. The state Board of Health is due to vote Tuesday on a new rule limiting those marijuana caregivers to 10 patients. …