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Thursday, March 6,2014

El Comite de Longmont hosts 5th annual fundraising dinner

State representative and Mexican Consul to speak at grassroots organizations’ dinner

By Caitlin Rockett
This year’s fundraiser will feature music from a local marimba group, a raffle for a Hawaiian kukui nut necklace, and Mexican Consul General Carlos J. Bello Roch and Rep. Jonathan Singer (D-Longmont) as guest speakers
Thursday, March 6,2014

Regulars help save Pumphouse/Red Zone from liquor license loss

By Haley Gray
One of the main reasons Longmont’s Pumphouse Brewery and its sister establishment, The Red Zone, were able to survive nearly two months without a liquor license was the outpouring of support it received from faithful customers who continued dining there despite its dry status.
Thursday, March 6,2014

Expanding outreach

Colorado Friendship plans to serve more communities, provide more services to the needy

By Mallane Dressel
Colorado Friendship started 15 years ago as a National Emergency Response Team, but decided to expand its reach and start these additional programs to better serve the community through continual support.
Thursday, February 27,2014

Report: Fracking likely to exacerbate water shortages

Weld and Garfield counties face shortages

By Haley Gray
Both of these counties face extremely high stress in terms of water scarcity, and both have seen an intense concentration of the water-intensive hydraulic fracturing (fracking) process.
Thursday, February 27,2014

Access road to drill site near Union Reservoir sparks controversy

City officials say access road provides opportunity to monitor water quality and air emissions

By Caitlin Rockett
Despite open frustration from fracking opponents, some Longmont city officials say that granting a drilling company permission to build an access road to a well near Union Reservoir gives the city the ability to closely monitor water quality and air emissions.
Thursday, February 27,2014

ERACISM: A dark decade of KLAN activity aimed at local Latinos

By Jefferson Dodge and Joel Dyer
Clippings compiled as part of the Boulder County Latino History Project, led by retired University of Colorado history professor Marjorie McIntosh, paint a sordid picture of the KKK’s activities in Boulder County.
Thursday, February 20,2014

City: Valmont Butte cleanup is finally complete

The City of Boulder has officially declared that the cleanup of its contaminated Valmont Butte property is finished — and city officials are hoping the state health department agrees.

By Jefferson Dodge
The remediation of the 103-acre parcel, which the city purchased in 2001, began in early 2012 and was expected to be completed in December of that year at a cost of $5 million.
Thursday, February 20,2014

A home worth the fight

Longmont Housing Authority change keeps medical marijuana patient in her home

By Elizabeth Miller
A Longmont resident has finally learned that her use of medical marijuana to manage the residual pain of having become a quadriplegic in a car accident 11 years ago is not going to lead to the loss of the housing voucher that she depends on.
Thursday, February 20,2014

State Legislature offers tax relief for property destroyed by flooding

HB 14-1001 will keep Boulder County taxpayers from shelling out nearly $600,000 in taxes for unusable property

By Caitlin Rockett
With more than 1,500 flood destroyed homes across 17 counties in Colorado, Rep. Jonathan Singer (D-Longmont) says the state Legislature has made recovery a major priority.
Thursday, February 13,2014

Front Range groundwater likely contains hormone-disrupting chemicals due to oil and gas activity

By Caitlin Rockett
A recent study shows evidence of hormone-disrupting chemicals in water near hydraulic fracturing sites in western Colorado, bringing into question the safety of water in Boulder’s heavily drilled backyard of Weld County.
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