Updated: April 02, 2014 3:18:48 PM MDT
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    Crowd prepares 420 rally
    (Joe Amon, The Denver Post)
    Local NewsDenver police: 22 tickets for public pot use on 4/20 rally's first day

    04/20/2014 04:58 PM MDT
    On a day being celebrated by cannabis enthusiasts across Denver as an occasion to spark up, Brittany Gibbs' 4/20 came with an unexpected result: a $150 ticket for public marijuana consumption. 
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    Colorado Senate Democrats spike abortion bill
    04/17/2014 09:58 AM MDT - Rather than battle Republicans over a proposal they stressed would help protect reproductive rights, Senate Democrats on Wednesday spiked the legislation — a move that drew applause from some religious groups packed into the chamber's gallery who strongly opposed it.  Full Story

    Pot concentrate bill passes Colorado committee
    04/16/2014 12:09 AM MDT - A House bill that would establish equivalences between marijuana that comes from plants and marijuana concentrates in retail products passed through committee Tuesday. Full Story

    Boulder County: Eldora should consider expansion within its boundaries
    04/15/2014 06:48 PM MDT - The Boulder County commissioners say they think greater consideration should be given to Eldora Mountain Resort expanding and improving within its current boundaries, rather than pushing into new territory to the north or south as envisioned in its proposal before the U.S. Forest Service. Full Story

    Longmont police suspect there are other child sex assault victims
    04/15/2014 12:41 PM MDT - Longmont police on Monday arrested a 49-year-old man on suspicion of 19 felony child sexual assault charges. Full Story

    Body found that of missing Longmont woman Jessica Shackelford
    04/15/2014 06:07 PM MDT - A body found in an alfalfa field north of Longmont on Monday afternoon was identified Tuesday as that of Jessica Lynn Shackelford, who had been reported missing over the weekend.  Full Story

    Study finds signs of brain changes in pot smokers
    04/15/2014 04:07 PM MDT - A small study of casual marijuana smokers has turned up evidence of changes in the brain, a possible sign of trouble ahead, researchers say. Full Story

    Colorado oil drilling boom intensifies as voter initiatives multiply
    04/15/2014 08:48 AM MDT - Colorado Attorney General John Suthers was walking down Denver's 16th Street Mall recently when a Greenpeace activist asked if he'd like to ban fracking. Full Story

    Lyons Outdoor Games endure despite flood damage
    04/15/2014 09:40 AM MDT - The 13th annual Lyons Outdoor Games is coming up for air after the September flood damaged area parks and caused uncertainty about the river where events usually are held. The multi-sport festival is scaling back from three days to one and highlighting the BMX team Outlaws of Dirt instead of the traditional kayaking events while organizers wait for spring runoff to determine the final schedule. Full Story

    Denver's 4/20 rally grows up, but dance over pot-smoking endures
    04/15/2014 08:21 AM MDT - Sales of recreational marijuana may be legal, but organizers of next weekend's 4/20 festival in Denver — billed as the largest in the world — have a fine line to walk. Full Story

    (Nathan Denette)
    This GM apologized for cursing out his opponents in front of a large crowd

    TORONTO Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri let loose a profanity about the Brooklyn Nets during a pregame address meant to pump up a group of fans outside Air Canada Centre before Saturday's opening game of the NBA playoffs. Several hundred fans gathered outside the Full Story