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2015/03/03 20:03
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Notes on the culture of the Internet. There is a Reddit forum called SuicideWatch that feels a little bit like a digital version of those telephone crisis hotlines—if all the volunteers took off...
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2015/03/03 11:18
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Gov. Hickenlooper needs to support the work of the oil and gas task force “The perfect is the enemy of the good.” — Voltaire The 18th Century French writer wasn’t thinking about the work of Gov....
2015/03/03 00:18
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As those who've raised teenagers can attest, adolescents can be the most inscrutable creatures on the planet. How was your day? Good. Did you see friends? Yeah. What are you doing this weekend?...
2015/03/02 21:27
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El Paso County Public Health is urging people to protect themselves after a 6 month old kitten tested positive for rabies in northeast Colorado Springs. On February 27, a kitten tested positive for...
2015/03/02 18:27
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When it comes to giving parents the choice whether or not to have their children vaccinated, Colorado and Utah look very much alike. Both allow parents to opt out for medical, religious or...
2015/03/02 18:22
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CAÑON CITY — One proposal for the future of Cotter Corp.'s toxic Colorado uranium mill would transform the site into an industrial hemp farm. Residents living downwind and downstream of the...
2015/02/28 08:09
2015/02/28 08:09
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Craig — Northwest Colorado recently lost another of its residents to suicide, and mental health providers and community leaders are asking why and what can be done. The subject strikes close to home...
2015/02/27 20:19
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When the Environmental Protection Agency released its Clean Power Plan last summer to cut carbon emissions from power plants, Coloradans were quickly and repeatedly assured by public officials and the...
2015/02/25 18:18
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DENVER (AP) – Mental health experts say the case of an 87-year-old Alzheimer’s patient suspected of killing his roommate at an assisted living facility in suburban Denver is rare and shows the...
2015/02/25 13:26
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READ Managing the Boom, The Denver Post's series on oil & gas development and local control in Colorado The governor's oil and gas task force Tuesday endorsed plans for more local input on...
2015/02/25 05:17
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DENVER (CBS4) – Is it safe to smoke pot and breastfeed? Now that marijuana is legal doctors are concerned about pregnant and breastfeeding women using pot because the negative effects could be passed...
2015/02/25 04:18
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A House committee gave its approval Tuesday to a bill to put state money behind a contraception program that supporters say has been a major contributor to reducing teen pregnancies in Colorado. The...
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2015/02/24 22:19
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Attempting to lower prescription drug overdoses, which killed 35 Coloradans a month in 2013, Gov. John Hickenlooper on Tuesday launched a statewide education campaign called "Take Meds...
2015/02/23 23:30
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Denver Skyline, Feb. 23, 2015. Courtesy: Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment DENVER — Temperatures are forecast to drop into the single digits overnight in Denver again. That will...
2015/02/18 08:03
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Last year, El Paso County saw 56 cases of whooping cough. By January, thanks to an outbreak at Disneyland, it also had a case of measles. And according to Dr. Bill Letson, medical director for El Paso...
2015/02/15 12:20
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Last week, Vox’s German Lopez highlighted a recent study that demonstrates how improving access to the most effective contraceptives can slash the rates of unintended pregnancies and abortions among...
2015/02/13 16:27
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Flu season is far from over, but this one is already a record breaker, according to the state health department. As of Feb. 7, Colorado hospitals had reported 2,747 cases in 57 counties — the...
2015/02/13 07:18
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A bill that aimed to put more regulations on abortion clinics in Colorado failed in a House committee Thursday, after supporters of regulations said it would make the process safer and opponents...
2015/02/09 07:17
2015/02/09 07:17
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St. Mary’s offers residential radon test kits through program Radon — an invisible, odorless, tasteless gas — is the second leading cause of lung cancer, according to officials at the Colorado...
2015/02/09 07:17
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... from nature’ eases threat of contaminants in creek This 2013 aerial view depicts the Parachute Creek site where a Williams pipeline leaked contaminants. In September, the Environmental...
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