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Editorial: Colorado Springs Succeeds by Running like a Business

In nearly 4,000 words, left-leaning Politico tried to reignite the tired old media mantra that Colorado Springs represents failures of “right-wing” politics and running government like a business. It even dredged up the “Evangelical Vatican” label, which went out with the passé “People’s Republic of Boulder” slight. Politico’s “The Short, Unhappy Life of a Libertarian Read more about Editorial: Colorado Springs Succeeds by Running like a Business[…]

Denver Ties for 2nd Highest Wage Growth Rate in Nation

Something had to give in Colorado, which has had the nation’s lowest unemployment rate for three months and counting. And what gave? Wages. According to PayScale Inc., which helps clients calculate employee compensation, Denver saw wages grow 3.5 percent in the second quarter of 2017 from a year ago, ranking the metro area as the Read more about Denver Ties for 2nd Highest Wage Growth Rate in Nation[…]

Nba Free Agency: Paul Millsap Reportedly Agrees to Contract with Denver Nuggets

Nuggets Land Paul Millsap 00:00 Related Videos Sunday’s Craziest Moments Biggest All-Star Snub? Who Wins the AL Batting Title? After months of speculation and hours of waiting with bated breath since the start of the official free agency period, Paul Millsap has made his decision. For the first time in four seasons, Millsap will be Read more about Nba Free Agency: Paul Millsap Reportedly Agrees to Contract with Denver Nuggets[…]

Broncos Preview: Qb Race Could Shape Denver’s Season

USA TODAY Sports’ Lindsay H. Jones looks at how the big offseason changes in the AFC West will affect the division’s 2017 NFL season. (Photo: Ron Chenoy, USA TODAY Sports) Training camps are still in the distance, but USA TODAY Sports is providing five things you need to know about every team in the NFL Read more about Broncos Preview: Qb Race Could Shape Denver’s Season[…]

Cory Gardner Attending Koch Retreat in Colorado Where Leaders Blasted the Senate Gop Health Care Bill

Senate Energy Subcommittee Chairman Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) speaks during a Senate Energy Subcommittee hearing discussing cybersecurity threats to the U.S. electrical grid and technology advancements to maximize such threats on Capitol Hill on March 28, 2017 in Washington, D.C. COLORADO SPRINGS — The leaders of the conservative Koch network on Saturday blasted the latest Read more about Cory Gardner Attending Koch Retreat in Colorado Where Leaders Blasted the Senate Gop Health Care Bill[…]

Hold the Phone. Did Colorado Just Make It Legal to Text and Drive?

In this Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011, file photo, a driver uses an iPhone while driving in Los Angeles, Calif. The electronic signs above Colorado highways offer a warning to drivers who reach for their cellphones: “New texting law fines increased to $300.” What it doesn’t mention: Texting while driving is now legal in Colorado as Read more about Hold the Phone. Did Colorado Just Make It Legal to Text and Drive?[…]

Denver Zoo Ceo Exits; No Reason Given

DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL – Shannon Block, who has been president and CEO of Denver Zoo for more than three years, “is no longer leading the cultural institution,” the zoo announced late Friday in a curt statement. The statement did not state a reason for Block’s exit, and a spokesman said the zoo would have no Read more about Denver Zoo Ceo Exits; No Reason Given[…]

Tornado Watch Issued for Northern Colorado, Including Larimer and Weld Counties

Forecasters issued a tornado watch through 8 p.m. Monday for a wide swath of northeastern Colorado, including the cities of Fort Collins and Greeley, The watch covers Larimer, Logan, Morgan, Washington and Weld counties. It also extends into parts of Wyoming and Nebraska, the National Weather Service said. Under a tornado watch, residents are urged Read more about Tornado Watch Issued for Northern Colorado, Including Larimer and Weld Counties[…]

House Flipping in Denver, Colorado Springs booming

House flipping in the Denver metro area is becoming more popular than other parts of the country. DENVER — House flipping in the Denver metro area is becoming more popular than other parts of the country, according to ATTOM Data Solutions. The real-estate data company looked at 2,000 counties around the country and found that Read more about House Flipping in Denver, Colorado Springs booming[…]