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Paul Lopez

Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales (credit: CBS)

Some Residents Favor Naming New Library After Controversial Hispanic Leader

Some people are questioning the idea of naming a new West Denver library branch after the late Hispanic leader Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales.

05/08/2013

The Cannibis Station in Denver (credit: CBS)

Denver Council Vote Moves Ban On Outdoor Ads For Medical Pot Forward

The Denver ordinance passed Monday night seeks to curb the city’s vibrant and competitive marijuana industry. Council members said the city needs to crack down on the advertising.

08/14/2012

An image of Diamond Demmer after getting hit with shrapnel (credit: CBS)

Denver City Council OKs $40,000 Payout To Police Shooting Victim

Denver City Council on Monday approved a payout to the victim of a police shooting that also cost the police officer his job.

05/22/2012

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Denver Task Force Works To Eliminate ‘Food Deserts’

A Denver task force is trying to make sure everyone has access to healthy food.

12/06/2011

Paul Lopez (credit: CBS)

Councilman Favors Lessened Police Presence At Occupy Site

At least one member of the Denver City Council says the money being spent on law enforcement to oversee the Occupy Denver protests could be used in other parts of the city.

11/29/2011

Chief Robert White (credit: CBS)

Denver City Council Unanimously Approves New Police Chief

Denver’s new police chief is a shoe-in. On Tuesday, in an unprecedented act the city council approved the hire unanimously, without debate.

11/08/2011

GOP Sets Sights On Colorado Latino Vote

President Barack Obama’s declining popularity has inspired Republicans as they court potential Latino votes in Colorado, a swing state where joblessness disproportionately hurts the fastest-growing demographic.

10/01/2011

The Denver impound lot (credit: CBS)

City Council Votes To Repeal Impound Law

Right now if a person is pulled over by Denver police and they don’t have their driver’s license, their car could be impounded. But some members of the city council are talking about changing the impound law.

06/20/2011