January 1, 2014 in Uncategorized
By Kristen Wyatt
DENVER (AP) â The nation’s first recreational pot industry opened in Colorado on Wednesday, kicking off an experiment that will be followed closely around the world and one that activists hope will prove that legalization is a…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
October 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BILLINGS, Mont. Attorneys for a Colorado man accused of killing teacher Sherry Arnold are due in court Thursday to argue for the relocation of his trial because of the heavy publicity the case has received in the small eastern Montana community where Arnold taught high school math. Continue Reading
September 21, 2013 in Uncategorized
Like a lot of other people across the United States, I watched news reports and weather video clips of the flooding along the east slopes of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado the past week.
It wasnât until Nancy and I were driving through Fort Mor…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
September 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Contaminated water spilling from flooded oil and gas drilling sites in Colorado is refocusing attention on the environmental risks surrounding America’s fracking boom. Continue Reading
June 26, 2013 in The Daily Republic
RAPID CITY (AP) More than 300 firefighters from across South Dakota are helping battle the wildfires raging in Colorado.
June 13, 2013 in The Daily Republic
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) A voracious wildfire driven in all directions by shifting winds destroyed at least 360 homes a number that was likely to climb as the most destructive blaze in Colorado history burned out of control for a third day through miles of tinder-dry woods.
April 17, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Vail Mountain, Breckenridge Mountain Resort and Copper Mountain Resort in Colorado held closing day festivities last Sunday, but when it didn’t stop snowing, all three said they will reopen some terrain this Friday through Sunday. Continue Reading
April 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
RIFLE, Colo. Three hours west of Denver, across the Continental Divide, the Rocky Mountains begin the long transition into high desert plateaus. Continue Reading
March 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
DENVER Gov. John Hickenlooper signed bills Wednesday that place new restrictions on firearms and signaled a change for Democrats who traditionally shied away from gun control debate in Colorado – a state with a moderate streak and pioneer tradition of gun ownership and self-reliance. Continue Reading
February 19, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Lawmakers also approve more background checks amid GOP opposition.