An Air Force Academy football game in Colorado Springs. With the passage of Proposition DD, Coloradans would be able to bet on collegiate sports starting in May 2020. (Mark Byzewski, via Creative Commons)

Colorado voters narrowly approve sports betting, turning on new spigot for water project funding

The Associated Press projected on Wednesday afternoon that Proposition DD would pass. Voters in the Denver area pushed the ballot question into the “yes” column

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Author John Nizalewski follows the footsteps of one of his favorite authors in tales of the Southwest

In "Chronicles of the Forbidden," he displays the influence of regional icon Frank Waters in his essays on the deserts and mesas that "form a landscape that dwells on the edge of the transcendent"

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Torrential storm, vibrations of holy energy arise from forbidden objects and places

In this excerpt, author John Nizalowski weaves an intricate tapestry, rich with detail, of ancient tradition that still speaks