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Thursday, October 16,2014

Mr. Bezos comes to Washington

By Jim Hightower
And now Mr. Amazon owns a newspaper that helps shape the debate on virtually every topic of public importance — including those that affect his grand ambitions. Bezos didn’t buy a newspaper. He bought power.
Thursday, October 16,2014

Amazon’s ruthless practices are crushing Main Street

The Amazon story, part 2: The tax-dodging predator

By Jim Hightower
Even by the anything-goes ethical code of the corporate jungle, Amazon.com’s alpha male, Jeff Bezos, is considered a ruthless predator by businesses that deal with him.
Monday, March 3,2014

Best of Boulder voting now live

Vote here for the Best of Boulder 2014

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Thursday, February 13,2014

BIFF schedule

The full lineup for this year's Boulder International Film Festival.
Thursday, February 6,2014

Eracism: Exploring the roots of Boulder County's Latino population

Part one: How — and why — the first Latino residents came to Boulder County

By Jefferson Dodge and Joel Dyer
To fully understand the history of how Latinos originally made their way to Boulder County, one must go back centuries, to the Spanish colonization of North America.
Thursday, January 30,2014

Twentieth Anniversary Edition: Boulder Weekly's complete coverage

By Boulder Weekly Staff
Complete coverage of Boulder Weekly's 20th anniversary.
Thursday, January 23,2014

Cracking the dome

International trade agreements threaten area fracking bans and moratoriums

By Joel Dyer
The point is that on the eastern, Weld County side of the road, drilling rigs, producing wells and production platforms, with their off-gassing tanks and burners, butt right up to the pavement. But they don’t cross over, for the most part. It’s as if some invisible barrier is keeping the oil and gas industry at bay.
Thursday, January 16,2014

Secrets in the paint

Tracing a Monet from a London bridge to the Colorado ghost town of Tolland

By Elizabeth Miller
Behind the broad strokes of a global shift in the art movement was a few key individuals — a shrewd gallery owner; a small, fiercely devoted Russian collector; a prince; a Colorado woman who would turn her husband’s fortune into a tourist destination that’s now a ghost town; a Denver school teacher; even the current director of the Denver Art Museum. And this is their story
Thursday, December 26,2013

People of the year runners up

Those still deserving recognition

Dan Eamon, Longmont’s emergency manager, was one of the first people mentioned when BW asked about the people who played a crucial role in that city's flood response.
Thursday, December 26,2013

Two teachers in Jamestown strive to keep their students together after schoolhouse closes

People of the Year

By Elizabeth Miller
The first day the Jamestown Elementary School teachers could get back to the two-room schoolhouse in Jamestown after the floods in September, there were still huge boulders alongside barely-there roads. The road to the schoolhouse was washed out entirely — in its place, a bare cliff.