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Out of balance

An in-depth look into Hickenlooper’s oil and gas task force

By Elizabeth Miller

This year, hundreds of thousands of Coloradans signed petitions to create ballot initiatives that asked for more local control over the oil and gas development happening near their homes, schools and businesses as well as increased setbacks.

Music

Spooking the horses

Despite its forced relocation, Riot Fest endures

By Josh Gross

“Last year we were subjected to 20 hours of abuse by the extreme nonstop noise,” one resident told the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners as part of his objection to 2014’s Riot Fest. “If approved this year, it will mean more than 30 hours of the same.

Adventure

Mushroom hunter

Wild foraging is a growing pastime but it should be done carefully

By Cassie Moore

We are in a mixed pine and aspen forest at about 8,000 feet. We walk slowly, scanning the ground for signs of the golden fungus we intend to pile high in our wicker basket. We have seen everything we don’t want — russulas, puffballs and trash.

Cuisine

Park it right here

Food truck pod moves measurably closer toward becoming a reality

By Josh Gross

He pulled Grant aside on the trip and pitched him on starting a similar food park in Boulder. Grant, who had been working in app development for the last several years saw the potential and came on board, bringing his business partner, Justin Riley, on as well.

Boulder Weekly Beer Tour

Brewganic

Why 100 percent organic beer may actually be 95 percent organic

By Kristen Kuchar

For one, organic hops are a somewhat new presence in the organic beer scene. It wasn’t until January 2013 that the National Organic Standards Board required organic beer to have organic hops, since the product wasn’t readily available.

NEWS
News

Too close for comfort

Study finds that people living close to natural gas wells have more skin and respiratory complaints

By Caitlin Rockett

“Washington County is essentially the first location where the Marcellus Shale [formation] gas wells were initially dug and … fracked with the unconventional technology,” says Ilya Slizovskiy, a co-author of the paper and native Pennsylvanian. “The first wells were [drilled] in as early as 2005 or 2006.

 
 
BOULDERGANIC
Boulderganic

Vulture loo kout

Getting acquainted with critical, if a bit creepy, neighbors

By Tom Winter

In the big picture, vultures are everywhere. They are comprised of two groups, Old World vultures and New World vultures. You can watch them fly almost anyplace except the colds of the Antarctic and, surprisingly, Australia, a continent that would seem well-suited for the birds.

 
 
ENTERTAINMENT
Stage

A revolution at the pole

Boulder Theater to host the Colorado Pole Dancing Championship

By Nadia Mishkin

Reed isn’t exaggerating. Pole dancing became a fitness option about 10 years ago, and its combination of gymnastic-style strength exercises, grace and sheer spectacle made it take off in the fitness world just as fast as crazes like yoga, pilates and CrossFit.

 
 
ADVENTURE
Adventure

Mushroom hunter

Wild foraging is a growing pastime but it should be done carefully

By Cassie Moore

We are in a mixed pine and aspen forest at about 8,000 feet. We walk slowly, scanning the ground for signs of the golden fungus we intend to pile high in our wicker basket. We have seen everything we don’t want — russulas, puffballs and trash.

 
 
CUISINE
Cuisine

Park it right here

Food truck pod moves measurably closer toward becoming a reality

By Josh Gross

He pulled Grant aside on the trip and pitched him on starting a similar food park in Boulder. Grant, who had been working in app development for the last several years saw the potential and came on board, bringing his business partner, Justin Riley, on as well.

 
 
Opinion
Weed Between the Lines

Are you the next Colorado marijuana millionaire?

By Leland Rucker

One of those statistics we’ll probably never learn definitively is how many people have ideas running through their heads right now that they think will make big money in Colorado Kush. Perhaps you do.

 
 
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