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This smooth operator met an unfortunate end — but the author made out OK

“Smooth talking lothario found tongue tied.” With that crisp and evocative turn of phrase, Sue Hinkin captured overall  top honors in the The Rocky Mountain Mystery Writers of America chapter’s 6-word mystery contest Thursday night. Winners of the RMMWA contest receive cash, gift cards and publication in Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine, The Colorado Sun and […]

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Cast your readers’ choice votes for Rocky Mountain Mystery Writers’ 6-word mystery contest

The finalists have been selected and the jury is out. But while the membership of the Rocky Mountain Mystery Writers of America mulls the best selections from its 6-word mystery contest, Colorado Sun readers can help select the “Readers’ Choice” winners. We’ll announce all the winners on Dec. 11: the official RMMWA contest, the Sun […]

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Fund roads by going local? / Rose Medical Center’s trailblazing history / Colorado’s public option unknowns / Colorado news reading list / Much more

Time is flying now that we only get about 10 hours of sunshine a day. It’s already the Monday before the Monday before Thanksgiving, and we all know how time basically turns into a slip-and-slide once we cross that holiday threshold. We’ve got some fun events planned between now and the end of the year, […]

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Get a Sun membership for yourself (or as a gift) and you’ll be entered in a drawing for 2 passes to Aspen

Good morning, readers! We’re smack in the middle of two important seasons: holiday and ski. So to celebrate both, we’re going to have a little drawing. Starting right now through noon on Sunday, Dec. 23, every new membership (including gift memberships) to The Colorado Sun will be eligible to win two passes to Aspen Snowmass’ […]