Sunny with temps in upper 50s in Boulder today — and a lot less windy

Boulder County's due for a significantly less windy day than Tuesday, with National Weather Service forecasters predicting today's winds will be in the 6 mph to 11 mph range, with gusts as high as 16 mph — a far cry from the 81 mph gust recorded at NCAR's Mesa Lab in south Boulder on Tuesday afternoon. Full Story
High winds cause power outages in Longmont, Louisville, Broomfield, 80 mph gusts in Boulder County
Longmont was among the most-battered areas of Boulder County by powerful gusts that reached as high as 80 mph Tuesday afternoon, downing power lines and trees that caused thousands to lose electricity, multiple roadblocks and damage to at least one home. Full Story

Red Flag Warning for Boulder County today as winds, temps combine for high fire danger
With temperatures expected to approach 60 today in Boulder and winds gusting as high as 50 mph, the National Weather Service has declared a Red Flag Warning for the area, signifying high fire danger, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Full Story

(Matt York / Associated Press)
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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(Matt York / Associated Press)
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