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Nicolais: Re-jiggering redistricting in Colorado

As elections roll around again, political junkies across the state will again bemoan gerrymandered districts. Districts that run miles along a highway, weave through districts, or look like a salamander when drawn out, elicit the most ire from political activists. My personal favorite in Colorado is state Senate District 16 which incorporates southwest Denver County, slips […]

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Take a stand for Colorado’s public lands

Several weeks ago, Colorado hosted its first Summer Outdoor Retailer trade show. The event and its companion Winter Outdoor Retailer show, also held in Denver this year, bring an impressive gathering of business owners and outdoor-recreation enthusiasts — the likes of which infused the economy of Salt Lake City, which hosted the shows the previous […]

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A welcome letter from our editor

Welcome, Colorado. Or, perhaps, it’s great to see you again! The Colorado Sun launches today, and we’re thrilled to begin sharing the excellent local journalism that we’ve been creating since we announced our plans back in June. We’ve had a very busy summer building The Colorado Sun, a digital news publication that is already shaking […]