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Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published

At 25 years old, Ouray’s ice festival continues to foster — and anchor — the winter sport’s rise

The event -- which began as a few rowdy locals climbing frozen leaks from an old water pipeline -- triples Ouray’s population of 1,000 residents and packs restaurants and hotels.

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

Denver officials won’t hand over information sought by Immigration and Customs Enforcement

ICE, the Homeland Security agency tasked with arresting and deporting people in the U.S. illegally, sent four administrative subpoenas earlier this week to Denver law enforcement

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Gov. Polis pardons Ingrid Encalada Latorre, who has spent years in sanctuary trying to avoid deportation

Polis also granted pardons to four other people and commuted the sentences of three people in his first use of his clemency powers since taking office a year ago

News Primary category in which blog post is published

A look at how immigration authorities make arrests amid reports of planned operations across U.S.

The Miami Herald reported that 10 cities are expected to be targeted in raids starting Sunday, including Denver

News Primary category in which blog post is published

Homeland Security watchdog slams conditions at ICE detention facilities, including one in Aurora

At the facility in Aurora, detainees were not allowed visits from friends or families, even though there was room for them to do so

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

2 legal marijuana workers in Denver were denied citizenship because of their jobs, underscoring a national question

Advocates have warned immigrants in Colorado and elsewhere of the damage that state-permitted marijuana use could do to their legal status