Excerpt: In “No Barriers,” a blind adventurer tackles the unforgiving rapids of the Colorado River — and life itself

Imagine kayaking the most legendary and unforgiving Colorado River rapids in the Grand Canyon, searching for the "line" that offers a chance at safe passage. Imagine doing it blind.

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More poverty, fewer federal dollars: Suburban Denver schools face hard choices about who gets cut off

Large districts like Aurora, Jeffco, and Cherry Creek are among those grappling with how to serve more schools with higher percentages of students living in poverty

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97-year-old Colorado Springs man, one of the last surviving USS Arizona crew members, dies

Stratton was one of the survivors of the Dec. 7, 1941, Japanese aerial attack on the U.S. Navy base at Pearl Harbor on Oahu, Hawaii. More than 1,100 crew members died on the battleship.