Position: Herald Staff Writer

Hickenlooper commits to uphold the Paris climate agreement

DENVER - Gov. John Hickenlooper announced Tuesday that Colorado has joined the United States Climate Alliance, a bipartisan group committed to following the guidelines of the Paris climate...

DATE: July 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Legislative committee to study opioid addiction

DENVER - A bipartisan committee of Colorado lawmakers will convene today to hear from experts on the prevalence of opioid and other substance abuse disorders and how they affect Colorado. This will...

DATE: July 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Lawmakers give initial OK to raise hunting and fishing prices

DENVER - The cost of hunting and fishing in Colorado may increase by as much as 50 percent in coming years. House Bill 1321, which would raise the cap across the board for hunting and fishing...

DATE: April 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Resolution seeks to honor fallen Blue Angel pilot

DENVER - Freshman representative Barbara McLachlan sat before the House Transportation and Energy Committee Thursday morning to present her first resolution: a measure to honor Blue Angel pilot...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Remembering a dark chapter in American history

The 1864 Sand Creek Massacre was a dark part of Colorado history. It was the focus of a Wednesday presentation at the Center of Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College. On Nov. 29, 1864, about 675...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2016 | CATEGORY: News

Vacationing Arizonans help family to safety

An Arizona family vacationing in the Weminuche Wilderness came across a Bayfield family lost two nights in the area and helped guide them to safety. Mike and Laura Hampshire were in the area...

DATE: July 19, 2016 | CATEGORY: News

New library program offers free visits to state parks

Colorado Parks and Wildlife and the Colorado State Library want more people to get out and enjoy the state's parks. After a successful pilot program, the new Check Out Colorado State Parks program ...

DATE: July 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: News