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Cordova fields questions about her qualifications for Denver Public Schools superintendent - Wed, 12 Dec 2018
Susana Cordova -- the sole finalist for the superintendent's job at Denver Public Schools -- was peppered with questions from students, teachers and parents on a variety of issues Tuesday night during a community forum at the cafeteria at George Washington High School. But the harshest queries came from parents frustrated about racial inequity in the 92,000-student district.

“Our little secret”: Lawsuit alleges Denver East High School administrators failed sexual assault victim and protected her rapist - Wed, 12 Dec 2018
The 17-year-old student and her parents, using pseudonyms to protect the teen's identity, this week sued the leaders of East High School, former Superintendent Tom Boasberg and Denver Public Schools, alleging they failed to report her 2016 rape to the authorities while sheltering the male student who ultimately pleaded guilty to sexual assault.

Wyoming point guard Nyaires Redding suspended after off-campus altercation in downtown Laramie - Wed, 12 Dec 2018
Starting Wyoming guard Nyaires Redding has been suspended indefinitely following an off-campus altercation.

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“Denverization” is a thing in Kansas City — and not a good thing - Wed, 05 Dec 2018
In Kansas City, Missouri, "Denverization" is a 13-letter word for gentrification, and it doesn't come with Mile High City perks like plentiful sunshine and nearby ski slopes.

Map: Colorado oil and gas well permits - Fri, 30 Nov 2018
A searchable map that shows all approved and pending oil and gas permits in Colorado.

More than 200 Colorado groups taking part in #GivingTuesday this year - Mon, 26 Nov 2018
Founded in 2012 by the 92nd Street Y in New York City, #GivingTuesday is intended as the unofficial launch of the charitable giving season in much the same way Black Friday unofficially launches the holiday shopping season, according to the movement's website.

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Colorado Energy Office helps launch “green bank” to spur clean-energy investments - Wed, 12 Dec 2018
The Colorado Energy Office is helping launch the Colorado Clean Energy Fund, which establishes a "green bank" to leverage private funds for projects and developments that use renewable energy and reduce carbon dioxide emissions.

Gas company knew Oklahoma rig was unsafe before explosion that killed Colorado man, lawsuit alleges - Tue, 11 Dec 2018
QUINTON, Okla. -- Drilling company officials ignored multiple warnings that safety equipment at an Oklahoma gas well was malfunctioning before an explosion that killed five workers, including a man from Colorado, and badly injured another, the family of one of the dead workers contends in a recent court filing.

Oil field service company with crews in Colorado fined for overtime violations - Tue, 11 Dec 2018
DICKINSON, N.D. -- The federal Labor Department has ordered a North Dakota-based oil field service company to pay nearly $1.2 million in back wages to 275 current and former employees in six states.

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If you want your book signed by Michelle Obama at Denver’s Tattered Cover, get your wristband on Wednesday - Wed, 12 Dec 2018
So you didn’t get tickets to see Michelle Obama at the Pepsi Center on Thursday.

The best après-ski spot in North America is in Steamboat Springs, according to USA Today - Tue, 11 Dec 2018
Looking for a beer after skiing all day? North America's best après-ski spot is located in Steamboat Springs, according to USA Today.

The CDC keeps warning people not to eat raw cookie dough — even though it’s delicious - Tue, 11 Dec 2018
With holiday baking season underway, the CDC is once again urging people not to eat unbaked cookie dough.

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