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Thursday, May 21,2015

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Nye challenged students to take action to avert the disaster — indeed, to rise to the occasion as the generation of Americans during World War II rose to address those crises. He finished with his condolences: “If you know any climate deniers, I’m sorry.
Thursday, May 21,2015

Environmental groups file objection over Eldora expansion, may pursue legal action

By Elizabeth Miller
Middle Boulder Creek Coalition and Sierra Club Indian Peaks Group have filed an objection to the Eldora Mountain Resort expansion that could land in court, if the U.S. Forest Service doesn’t significantly revise its Draft Record of Decision allowing the resort to expand in either direction.
Thursday, May 21,2015

With the passage of HB 1057, have Democrats once again killed your right to vote on fracking, this time in 2016?

By Cecelia Gilboy
On Aug. 4, 2014, more than a quarter of a million signatures belonging to Colorado voters were on their way to the Secretary of State’s office for the purpose of putting two citizens-initiatives that would potentially amend the state’s constitution on the November ballot.
Thursday, May 21,2015

Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center to recognize the still unsolved bombing of Judi Bari and Darryl Cherney

By Matthew DuBois
On Friday, May 22, the Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center (RMPJC) will join other cities around the nation in commemorating the 25th anniversary of the 1990 pipe bomb attack on environmental activists Judi Bari and Darryl Cherney in Oakland, Calif.
Thursday, May 21,2015

‘Boulder Weekly’ wins 30 awards from Society of Professional Journalists

By Boulder Weekly Staff
Boulder Weekly won 11 first place awards and 19 other honors for stories written in 2014 in the annual multi-state Top of the Rockies contest held by the Society of Professional Journalists. Results for the competition, which takes entries from news media in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming, were announced May 15. Boulder Weekly competed with publications with a circulation of 30,000 to 75,000 this year for the first time.
Thursday, May 21,2015

Gov. Hickenlooper signs medical marijuana ‘crackdown’ bill into law

By Caitlin Rockett
On Monday, May 18, Gov. John Hickenlooper signed into law a bill that lawmakers claim will strengthen the state’s medical marijuana laws and weed out folks who illegally use and sell untaxed pot. Sponsored by Senator Irene Aguilar (D-Denver) and Representative Jonathan Singer (D-Longmont), SB15-014 chiefly establishes new guidelines for primary caregivers — folks who grow pot on behalf of registered patients.
Thursday, May 14,2015

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The Pope intends to take his climate-change message to Washington, D.C. later this year, and we can’t think of anywhere it is more needed.
Thursday, May 14,2015

NEW ANSWERS TO DEVELOPMENT QUESTIONS EMERGE

If passed, two ballot initiatives will amend city charter and alter development

By Matt Cortina
One ballot initiative would give individual neighborhoods the opportunity to vote on any land use changes in their area. The other initiative tacks on recuperative expenses to future development projects. The potential ramifications if either amendment passes have kindled a debate between advocacy groups, the city and developers.
Thursday, May 14,2015

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“But it’s also going to be a dynamic work space, meeting space and a place of resource for the whole community,” says Beteta. “We’re happy because we’re going to be hosting not only our events there, but opening space to other organizations to host events, and especially nonprofits that could use a hand.
Thursday, May 7,2015

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To put Mayweather’s earnings in context, he made $3 million less on Saturday than the GDP of Kiribati, an island nation that once had vast reserves of sweet, sweet phosphate but ran out in 1979 and now only sells coconuts.
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