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With the start of the Sochi (Russia) Winter Olympics on Feb. 7, I couldn’t help but reflect on one of the saddest days in the history of the United States Figure Skating program. The date that … more
Remember the Bud Bowl? If not, you missed out because it was way cool. It was this stop motion animated Super Bowl advertising campaign that matched Bud versus Bud Lite for the ultimate beer supremacy. The ad campaign even incorporated … more
I have spent my entire life, of course, in the newspaper business. But if born 100 years earlier, it might have been the railroads, or both — like Shadrack K. Hooper. Newspaper editor Tim … more
Topher Barber climbed the tall, aluminum ladder, stopping just even with the old, wooden sailboat hanging upside down from the ceiling. He carefully drilled the framed picture of his dad — also upside down — to the center of the stern. A … more
Colorado is home to roughly half a million immigrants, about a third of whom are undocumented, according to a report by the Center for Immigration Studies. More than 11 million undocumented immigrants are estimated to be in the United States. In … more
Prohibition or “the long dry spell’ came early to all of Colorado in January 1916, and in some communities here, booze was illegal even before that. “Along with six other states, Colorado … more
Opening day in baseball is the best time to be a Cubs fan. There's so much promise. It's a new season. And every team is tied for first place. It's just too bad the Cubs have to, you know, … more
The baseball Hall of Fame class of 2104 was announced on Jan. 8. To my delight, pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine received more than 90 percent of the vote and will be enshrined into Cooperstown this summer. Also elected in his first year of … more
As the weather gets interesting, the idea that this is the worst there has ever been gets passed around. This is seldom true. We keep records to prove that, but how often are they consulted? I have talked about bad weather here before, but I ran … more
For many Americans, 2013 was an eventful year. For Coloradans, it tested our resilience, our courage and our willpower. We fought the most destructive wildfire in our history (Black Forest), as … more
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