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Denver Water says molybdenum pollution could cost up to $600 million to remove from drinking water

RJ Sangosti, The Denver Post, file Colorado health officials on Wednesday ignored state scientists and delayed for two years a decision on a mining giant’s push to weaken statewide limits on molybdenum pollution of streams, including a creek flowing into Dillon Reservoir, Denver’s drinking water supply. Denver Water contends that Climax Molybdenum’s campaign to jack Read more about Denver Water says molybdenum pollution could cost up to $600 million to remove from drinking water[…]

Colorado man who ran child prostitution ring gets 472 years behind bars

Brock Franklin, 31, was found guilty of 30 counts, including soliciting for child prostitution, sexual assault and kidnapping in Colorado and sentenced to 472 years in prison. A Colorado man convicted of operating a child prostitution ring was handed the longest prison sentence in United States history in a human trafficking case. Arapahoe County Judge Read more about Colorado man who ran child prostitution ring gets 472 years behind bars[…]

Woman catches record-breaking fish in Colorado on her vacation

A Virginia woman enjoying a chilly day out fishing on her vacation in Colorado unexpectedly reeled in a record-breaking arctic char, officials said on Friday. Dr. Lindsay Regali, of Charlottesvile, was fishing at Dillon Reservoir with her husband, Luke, on Nov. 6, when she reeled in a 23.5-inch arctic char, Colorado Parks and Wildlife said Read more about Woman catches record-breaking fish in Colorado on her vacation[…]

Denver suspends attempt to purchase Park Hill golf course after trust that owns it faces “unresolved lease issue”

Google Maps Denver was considering a $20.5 million purchase deal for Park Hill Golf Club, in a complex deal that pinned the worth on the 155-acre site’s development prospects. Denver has suspended a plan to purchase the Park Hill Golf Club from a private trust because of an “unresolved lease issue” with the course’s operator, Read more about Denver suspends attempt to purchase Park Hill golf course after trust that owns it faces “unresolved lease issue”[…]

Colorado Prep Football Preview: Top quarterfinal playoff games to watch

(Photo by Andy Colwell/ Special to The Denver Post) Junior quarterback Logan Dearment and Columbine (10-1) host Regis Jesuit (10-1) on Friday night in the Class 5A quarterfinals at Jeffco Stadium. Denver Post preps editor Kyle Newman breaks down the biggest games to watch in the quarterfinals of the Class 5A and Class 4A playoffs Read more about Colorado Prep Football Preview: Top quarterfinal playoff games to watch[…]

No. 15 USC can wrap up Pac-12 South title at Colorado

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) Colorado wrapped up a Pac-12 South title on home turf a season ago. Now, the Buffaloes are trying to prevent a similar thing from happening this November at Folsom Field. No. 15 Southern California (8-2, 6-1 Pac-12, No. 11 CFP) can clinch its side of the conference with a win over Colorado Read more about No. 15 USC can wrap up Pac-12 South title at Colorado[…]

Global Series Buzz: Soderberg in Denver while Avalanche are in Sweden

Welcome to the Global Series Buzz, which will provide the latest news, sights, sounds from Stockholm, Sweden, sight of the 2017 SAP NHL Global Series Games between the Colorado Avalanche and Ottawa Senators at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden, on Friday and Saturday. NHL.com Senior Writer Dan Rosen and NHL.com Staff Writer Amalie Benjamin are Read more about Global Series Buzz: Soderberg in Denver while Avalanche are in Sweden[…]

These Colorado preschoolers learn hands-on farming to prevent childhood obesity

As childhood obesity soars among low-income communities with limited access to fresh produce, some educators in Colorado are combating the problem by joining the farm-to-preschool movement. Now these preschoolers are learning their ABCs while picking veggies from the school garden and preparing healthy meals. Special correspondent Cat Wise reports. Read the Full Transcript Judy Woodruff: Read more about These Colorado preschoolers learn hands-on farming to prevent childhood obesity[…]

Candy Bowl: Denver’s Brown Palace is more than hauntings

The Brown Palace holiday decorations and Champagne cascade. Among the most celebrated haunted hotels in America, the Brown Palace has been home to several guests who decided to stay long after they were deceased. Among the eternal residents is the Denver socialite who lived in room 904 for 15 years and haunted the front desk Read more about Candy Bowl: Denver’s Brown Palace is more than hauntings[…]