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Prop 68: No dice, Colorado

Prop 68: No dice, Colorado

Colorado doesn’t need just a closer place to milk gamblers too unmotivated to get to the state’s sad, high-country gambling factories. It needs a plan. Vote “no” on 68 and wait for a complete proposal

Aurora theater shooting judge will allow Holmes trial to be  broadcast

Aurora theater shooting judge will allow Holmes trial to be broadcast

Rather than allow a television camera in the courtroom to record the proceedings, Samour said he will allow the press to use video from a ceiling-mounted camera in the courtroom

No on Amendment 67: Don’t be fooled by end run on medical rights and privacy

No on Amendment 67: Don’t be fooled by end run on medical rights and privacy

Make no mistake, this measure has nothing to do with protecting the rights or health of women, and this has everything to do with usurping the medical privacy guarantees for women created by the U.S. Supreme Court

No on Proposition 2D: Putting an end to Aurora’s dangerous pit bull charade

No on Proposition 2D: Putting an end to Aurora’s dangerous pit bull charade

Of the 38 people who were killed in the United States by dogs last year, two-thirds of those deaths involved pit bulls, which make up about 4 percent of the U.S. dog population. Get it?

MORGAN CARROLL: Cory Gardner’s fake birth control ploy

MORGAN CARROLL: Cory Gardner’s fake birth control ploy

Gardner knows that if voters find out the truth about his long history of voting to undermine Colorado women and families, he has no chance of winning in November

Abandoned Stanley aviation factory taking flight as Aurora biz hub

Abandoned Stanley aviation factory taking flight as Aurora biz hub

The Stanley building will be getting a major facelift over the next 12 months as it is converted into Stanley Marketplace, a mixed-use urban market slated to house over three dozen vendors that range from specialty retail shops to fitness centers

EDITORIAL: The road to an Aurora casino is paved with misinformation

EDITORIAL: The road to an Aurora casino is paved with misinformation

There are many good reasons to allow the construction of a casino at Arapahoe Park race track, and there are many serious detriments. But it seems that a conversation between potential casino owners and local government officials over future road improvements would take that issue off the table, or truly make it a centerpiece for the opposition

I, artbot, is DAVA in action

I, artbot, is DAVA in action

ArtBot exhibit combines technology with imagination and fantasy and recycled materials

RACE FOR AURORA'S SEAT IN CONGRESS: Ground games can score a victory

RACE FOR AURORA’S SEAT IN CONGRESS: Ground games can score a victory

“The bulk of it is to identify every voter you can as a potential supporter, and then call them the day ballot arrives,” Ciruli said. “Most of this will happen behind the scenes. It’s very expensive, and time-consuming. Democrats are concerned young people and minorities will not turn out. They’re anxious to get them all out to vote.”

Cameras in the Aurora theater shooting trial courtroom ignites debate over access

Cameras in the Aurora theater shooting trial courtroom ignites debate over access

“What happens out there is going to happen out there whether I allow expanded media coverage or not,” said Arapahoe district court judge Carlos Samour