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Thursday, August 5,2010

Briefs | Humana drops Boulder hospital

Over the past 12 months of negotiation, Boulder Community Hospital failed to offer fair and reasonable rates comparable to that within the market, he said. Our research showed that Boulder Community Hospital charged Humana rates that are at least 23 percent higher than United HealthCare and Anthem health plans.
Thursday, July 29,2010

Buff Briefs | UCB halts study abroad in Mexico

CU sponsors study abroad programs in Mexico in Guadalajara, Guanajuato, Oaxaca and Monterrey. CUs International and National Voluntary Service Training, or INVST, a community studies program, also canceled a field experience in Mexico. INVST is a service-learning program at CU-Boulder.
Thursday, July 29,2010

Buechner: I didnít refuse to be interviewed

By Jefferson Dodge
But Buechner told Boulder Weekly that he never actually declined to be interviewed, he just told someone that heíd have to think about it before agreeing to be interviewed. ďIíve said that to a couple of presidencies, too,Ē says the former University of Colorado president, who has also served as Boulder mayor and state legislator.
Thursday, July 29,2010

Briefs | New fire training center opens

The center was constructed over the past year on 10 acres of city-owned land. The site includes a 15,800-square-foot classroom/administration building, a training tower and a burn building.
Thursday, July 22,2010

Briefs | ClimateSmart deadline nears

As part of the final 2010 funding cycle, applications for grants from the citys ClimateSmart Solar Grant Fund must be received by 5 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 16. For applications and more program information, visit the citys Solar Rebate and Grant Programs website at www.
Thursday, July 15,2010

Briefs | BoulDurango tour rolls out

On July 19, 10 brewercyclists from local breweries Avery Brewing Company and Oskar Blues, as well as Durango-based Ska Brewing, will depart on their bicycles from the Avery brewery in Boulder to kick off the Second Annual Tour of BoulDurango, a five-day, 470mile trek over six mountain passes from Boulder to Durango.
Thursday, July 8,2010

Briefs | Chamber opposes 'Big Bad 3'

These three measures are very extreme and harm the ability of our state and local governments to function in a normal way, says Chamber Board Chair Eric Long.
Thursday, July 1,2010

Buff Briefs | Andrews gets LEED gold

LEED standards are considered a U.S. benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings. The benefit of meeting LEED standards is the long-term savings for CU-Boulder in energy and water reduction, said Energy Conservation Officer Moe Tabrizi.
Thursday, July 1,2010

Briefs | Fireworks bad, safety good

Celebrants are encouraged instead to attend the annual professional fireworks show, Ralphies Independence Day Blast, on July 4 at Folsom Field. Gates open at 8 p.m., and the program begins at 8:30 p.m. Details can be found at
Thursday, June 24,2010

Briefs | Alfalfa's returns

The transaction is the culmination of a several-year negotiation between Whole Foods Market and the FTC that required Whole Foods Market to divest certain stores and other assets obtained in the 2007 merger with Wild Oats Markets. The purchase price and other details relating to this transaction have not been disclosed.