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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. 
Brian Priestman, former Denver Symphony conductor, dies at 87  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:51:11 MDT
Brian Priestman, the maestro who led Denver's premier symphony orchestra for nine years, died April 18 at his home in Broze, France. 
4/20 Denver: Concerts, the Cannabis Cup, festivals, burlesque and more  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:48:39 MDT
What are you doing for 4/20?On this first 4/20 after legal recreational marijuana sales started, the cannabis world is coming to Colorado. 
Denver's 4/20 rally has huge security presence  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:33:06 MDT
Beefy, black-clad security officers, donning bullet-proof vests and perched on a scaffolding, peered across Civic Center park through military-style binoculars Saturday as crowds began to grow for the first day of Denver's 4/20 Rally. 
15 years later, Columbine shooting remembered  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:12:24 MDT
Sunday marks the 15th year since the shooting at Columbine High School in which 12 students and a teacher were killed. 
CU system resets health care with $63M personalized medicine division  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:05:39 MDT
Ellen Smith received a death sentence for her advanced lung cancer five years ago, but it was commuted by a revolution in human genetics, drug therapies and clinical approaches unfolding at the University of Colorado Hospital. 
Colorado sees sharp rise in competency exams for criminal defendants  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:58:31 MDT
Every year judges order hundreds of Colorado defendants to undergo exams to determine whether they are mentally competent to stand trial. 
Many faiths, cultures share egg tradition at Easter  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:28:31 MDT
Earlier this month, at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Denver, a team of women boiled 1,200 eggs and colored them red with dye imported from Greece. "It's just like we did it there," said Dena Kitsos, who grew up in Pikarni, a small village outside Athens. 
Louisville teen clears hurdles, heads to U.S. Naval Academy  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:21:34 MDT
Louisville's Susan Loo and Larry Donner admit they were not good empty-nesters. After Loo had several miscarriages, the couple looked into Chinese adoptions and they eventually picked up their 7-month-old daughter, Carly, from China. 
Denver gospel singer, radio host Walter Andrews dies at age 81  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:17:56 MDT
Madame Walter Andrews, the celebrated gospel singer and 30-year host of radio station KGNU's venerable Gospel Chime Hour, died March 24. 
Across Denver and suburbs, the hunt for eggs is on  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:08:22 MDT
Kids across the metro area wielded colorful baskets and adorable bowties on Saturday during friendly competitions for plastic eggs left by the Easter Bunny. 
Briefs  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:57:47 MDT
Three people were injured early Saturday morning when an apartment exploded and sparked a fire near Fort Collins. All three people were treated and transported to hospitals.