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CU Boulder student wins Truman Scholarship, first since 2014

Serene Singh, a CU junior, was one of 59 people selected for the prestigious award
04/20/2018 08:11 PM MDT
When Serene Singh found out she'd won the Truman Scholarship, her classmates burst into applause, and she covered her face with her hands and sunk into her chair. 
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Photographer John Fielder to work with Longmont's Flagstaff Academy students Tuesday
04/20/2018 07:19 PM MDT - Renowned nature photographer and environmentalist John Fielder will be at Flagstaff Academy in Longmont on Tuesday to coach students one-on-one and present to the public in the evening. Full Story

Blaze near Nederland tied to unattended campfire as challenging summer looms
04/20/2018 09:12 PM MDT - The U.S. Forest Service on Friday confirmed that a small wildfire that was quickly extinguished one week ago near Gross Reservoir has been attributed to an unattended campfire. Full Story

Two Boulder schools placed on lockdown after report of gun in car
04/20/2018 05:03 PM MDT - Two Boulder schools were put on lockdown Thursday following a report of a possible gun in a truck in the parking lot, which turned out to be an airsoft gun. Full Story

Prosecutors drop charges against man in Boulder sex assault case
04/20/2018 04:21 PM MDT - Prosecutors have dropped the sexual assault case against a man accused of raping a woman in 2013. Garrett Lee Cross, 30, was charged in October 2017 with one count of sexual assault and unlawful sexual contact and was set for a five-day trial starting June 11. Full Story

Lafayette in Action organizers invite community to participate in day of service
04/20/2018 09:10 PM MDT - Lafayette teens are encouraging civic-minded community members to join them in spending Saturday morning on improvement projects around town. Full Story

Boulder students join nationwide walkout to protest gun violence on Columbine anniversary
04/20/2018 06:41 PM MDT - Boulder-area high schoolers walked out of class Friday morning, marched down Pearl Street and gathered outside the Boulder County Courthouse to protest gun violence and mark the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting. Full Story

Forensic scientist testifies in Adam Densmore murder trial about blood found at crime scenes
04/20/2018 09:11 PM MDT - A Colorado Bureau of Investigation forensic scientist testified Friday in the Adam Densmore trial about the blood of Densmore's ex-girlfriend, Ashley Mead, that police found at several different crime scenes. Full Story

Boulder police call off search for missing man, 83, after finding body outside home
04/20/2018 06:42 PM MDT - Boulder police have called off the search for an 83-year-old man with Parkinson's disease after finding a body outside the home where he was reported missing.  Full Story

Boulder's budget woes projected to worsen in coming years
04/19/2018 09:31 PM MDT - After it became public last month that Boulder's flattening sales tax revenues have prompted a $4 million shortfall in this year's budget — and that cuts to city services would likely result — the city's top spokesman said officials would crunch numbers to determine whether the situation was a "one-time blip" or something biggerFull Story

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College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

 
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College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

 
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(Paul Aiken / Staff Photographer)
Second Story Garage: Gasoline Lollipops

The Boulder alt-country band gives its EPs names such as Death and Resurrection, and its songs bear the mark of hard truths and sin. But the punk energy behind the playing, and the sense that it's all in good fun, make it OK to dance to a song like "Death." Full Story