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4-year-old dies in house fire in Morgan County Sunday night  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 22:20:18 MDT
A 4-year-old child died in a house fire northeast of Brush in Morgan County on Sunday night. 
Denver 4/20 rally draws mellow crowd; police issue dozens of citations  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 20:57:53 MDT
As the sun rose at Red Rocks Amphitheater on Sunday, David Garcia — high on the holy spirit as well as just plain high — contemplated the unusual convergence of prayer and pot in Colorado this year. 
Cannabis Cup draws thousands to Denver 4/20 weed fair  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 20:52:33 MDT
In the vast outdoor weed fair that is part of the High Times Cannabis Cup, Cat Jordan of Colorado Springs walks among the stalls, cradling her new water pipe. 
Scenes from Denver's 4/20 celebrations  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 20:29:46 MDT
A capacity crowd huddled under blankets, wearing coats, gloves and hats for sunrise Easter service at Red Rocks Amphitheater early Sunday. 
Leftover Salmon, Method Man and Redman headline Denver 4/20 show  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:18:35 MDT
Organizers estimate about 5,000-6,000 people came through the gates of a mini-festival outside of Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom that had 26th to 28th streets closed on Welton Street. 
Oscar Meyer recalls 96,000 pounds of cheese dogs  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:22:25 MDT
The cheese in your Oscar Meyer Classic Cheesedog could contain milk, but you wouldn't know it from the labeling, which has prompted a recall of 96,000 pounds of franks, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said Sunday. 
More tainted meat found in Gunbarrel park where dogs were poisoned  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:19:40 MDT
Two more poison-laced meatballs were found in a park in Boulder County on Sunday, as authorities continue the search for the culprit who has harmed at least three pets. 
"Scrounge": Recycling junk into art at Denver's Republic Plaza  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:43:44 MDT
More than paint, clay or thread, and way more than any structured material like bronze or stone, the found object is the artistic medium of the millennium. 
Two prisoners escape from Englewood prison camp  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:25:15 MDT
Authorities are looking for two inmates who walked away from a minimum security prison camp in Englewood Saturday night. 
Colorado sees sharp rise in competency exams for criminal defendants  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:39:21 MDT
Every year judges order hundreds of Colorado defendants to undergo exams to determine whether they are mentally competent to stand trial. 
Louisville girl, adopted from China as a baby, headed to U.S. Naval Academy  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 09:13:43 MDT
Louisville's Susan Loo and Larry Donner admit they were not good empty-nesters. In 1996, the two had been married for 14 years, raised a son, Brian, who was then 24 and living in Keystone, and itched to have another little one running around their home. 
Canada Goose parkas warm many including a supermodel  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 01:10:06 MDT
Canada Goose president and CEO Dani Reiss is a pretty serious chap — until the cover of Sports Illustrated's swimsuit edition is mentioned. 
Pro Cycling Challenge pacing to turn a profit. In year five.  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 01:00:43 MDT
When 135 of the world's top cyclists pedal across the state in August in the fourth year of the wildly popular race, Rick Schaden hopes to lose only $2 million on the race that costs $10 million to $11 million to host. 
Marijuana tourism booms in Colorado, though officials remain skeptical  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:59:51 MDT
Marla Cooley isn't exactly being discreet when she advertises the marijuana friendliness of her vacation rental home near Lyons. 
Civic Center Moves offers free outdoor workouts in downtown Denver  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:13:34 MDT
One might not consider Civic Center park when looking for places to exercise this summer, but the Civic Center Conservancy is attempting to change that.