Updated: July 30, 2015 12:57:36 PM MDT
 
 
 
 
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Friends of CU-Boulder student shot by cop: Summer was to be turning point for NASA program intern

Samuel Forgy, 22, was intensely wise, sarcastic and knew how to stick up for the 'underdog'
08/01/2015 11:45 PM MDT
Samuel Forgy moved from Iowa to Denver four years ago to start a punk-rock band. He never did start the band, but after years of odd jobs and dead ends, the summer of 2015 seemed like a turning point in his search for a fresh start. 
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Delays on 'right-sized' Folsom Street spark backlash in Boulder
08/01/2015 02:10 PM MDT - East on Balsam, south on Folsom. For decades, that has been Terri Benjamin's go-to way to get nearly everywhere in Boulder. "If one thing happens, whether it's a back-up in the left-turn lane or a pedestrian stopping someone from turning right, like a domino, it creates this chain of events," she said.  Full Story

CU-Boulder-led study eyes perceptions of wildfire risk
08/02/2015 10:04 AM MDT - People living in areas at high risk for wildfires are aware of the danger but underestimate the peril when compared with firefighting professionals, according to a new study led by a University of Colorado researcher. Full Story

Boulder police: Man stabs estranged wife in church parking lot
07/30/2015 10:02 PM MDT - Boulder police say a man stabbed his estranged wife Thursday evening in a church parking lot, causing "serious" wounds that required emergency surgery. Full Story

Boulder Underpants Run celebrates upcoming Ironman
07/30/2015 08:59 PM MDT - Half-naked runners hit Pearl Street on Thursday evening for the Boulder Underpants Run in advance of this weekend's Ironman race.  Full Story

Museum of Boulder gets $75,000 grant from Boettcher Foundation
07/30/2015 06:32 PM MDT - The Museum of Boulder has received a $75,000 grant from the Boettcher Foundation for the renovation of the former Masonic Lodge building on Pine Street and Broadway Full Story

Boulder police searching for break-in suspect who pulled knife on resident
07/30/2015 12:10 PM MDT - Boulder police are searching for a suspect who broke into a home on Pine Street late Tuesday and pulled a knife on the resident and cut him while fleeing the scene. Full Story

Boulder police: Fatal gunshots may have come seconds after failed Taser attempt
08/01/2015 01:58 PM MDT - One of two Taser probes fired at a University of Colorado student during his fatal encounter with Boulder police this week missed its mark - possibly just seconds before another officer fired his handgun multiple times at the 22-year-old, officials said Thursday. Full Story

Friends remember 'wickedly smart' CU-Boulder student fatally shot by police
07/30/2015 09:58 AM MDT - Friends of Samuel Forgy, the University of Colorado student shot and killed by a Boulder police officer, described the applied mathematics major Wednesday as an extremely smart and funny person — and expressed shock at the violent circumstances surrounding his death. Full Story

Saving lives the focus of large-scale active shooter drill at CU-Boulder
07/30/2015 12:23 PM MDT - Drenched in sweat, Louisville firefighter Brian Saxon and Boulder Mountain firefighter Mike Head pulled a foldable stretcher across the second floor of the Kittredge West residence hall. Full Story

CU football: Buffs ready to take the next step

MacIntyre feels Colorado is capable of making run at bowl game
CU BUFFS FALL CAMPWhen: 29 practices beginning Wednesday morning 8:30-11 a.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday practices are open to the media and public next week. Full Story
CU football: Buffs ready to take the next step

MacIntyre feels Colorado is capable of making run at bowl game
CU BUFFS FALL CAMPWhen: 29 practices beginning Wednesday morning 8:30-11 a.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday practices are open to the media and public next week. Full Story
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Second Story Garage: Plume Varia

It didn't take long for Denver music observers to notice Plume Varia. Husband and wife Shon and Cherie Cobbs formed the band only two years ago, but after about a year they started finding themselves on best-of lists and playing the scene's top venues. Full Story