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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.
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Thursday, February 13,2014

BIFF: God Loves Uganda

Documentary explores roots of Ugandan backlash against homosexuality

By Jefferson Dodge
The documentary outlines evangelical outreach efforts by the Kansas City-based International House of Prayer that are quickly exposed for their true ulterior motive: to stamp out homosexuality in this African country.
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Thursday, February 13,2014

BIFF: Alive Inside

By Jefferson Dodge
This moving documentary focuses on individuals in nursing homes who have Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, and confirms what many of us already knew: The healing, soothing power of music has been underestimated.
Thursday, January 2,2014

Flooding, fracking among legislative priorities for county’s lawmakers

By Jefferson Dodge
Sen. Matt Jones (D-Louisville) says he and Rep. Mike Foote (D-Lafayette) plan to revive — and strengthen — a bill that didn’t survive last year’s session that would have increased daily fines assessed to oil and gas companies for spills and other regulatory violations.
Thursday, December 12,2013

Boulder and brownies

Marijuana edibles market expected to explode in 2014

By Jefferson Dodge
After Jan. 1, when your average Joe on the street won’t need a doctor’s prescription and a red card to buy marijuana, the popularity of edibles is expected to skyrocket, and the state is on the verge of issuing new regulations designed to make sure that all products are properly tested, handled and packaged.
Thursday, November 14,2013

Two CU articles on Pollock mysteriously disappear

By Jefferson Dodge
Two 2001 news stories outlining a tenure controversy surrounding CU’s newly named Professor of the Year appear to have been blocked from a former campus newspaper’s search engine.
Thursday, November 14,2013

CU’s professor of the year traveled a rocky academic road

By Jefferson Dodge
A University of Colorado faculty member who got one of the nation’s top teaching honors this week was nearly turned down when he came up for tenure a dozen years ago.
Thursday, November 7,2013

Environmentalists: Air quality rules softened at behest of oil/gas industry

By Jefferson Dodge
Anti-fracking activists are claiming that state officials have watered down a new set of proposed air quality regulations in response to pressure from the oil and gas industry.
Thursday, November 7,2013

Pro-fracking commenter admits getting paid by industry

By Jefferson Dodge
In yet another apparent example of big money infiltrating local elections, an individual who has reportedly become a frequent defender of “fracking” at recent Boulder City Council meetings has acknowledged that he is on the payroll of the Colorado Oil and Gas Association (COGA).
Thursday, October 10,2013

Two more vying for Levy’s House seat

By Jefferson Dodge
Two more individuals have thrown their hats into the ring to succeed House Rep. Claire Levy.
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