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Long Weekend Of 4/20 Pot Celebrations Continues In Colorado

Marijuana tourists in town are already celebrating Monday’s unofficial stoner holiday of 4/20.



University Of Colorado Keeps Its Fossil Fuel Investments

Wind and solar power advocates failed to persuade the University of Colorado’s governing Board of Regents Thursday to divest from coal, oil and gas.



CU Scientists Seek Source Of Giant Methane Mass Over Southwest

Scientists from the University of Colorado and other institutions are working to pinpoint the source of a giant mass of methane hanging over the southwestern U.S., which a study found to be the country’s largest concentration of the greenhouse gas.


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University Of Colorado Selects Dean For New Media College

The University of Colorado has announced the founding dean for its new College of Media, Communication and Information on the Boulder campus.



Boulder Resident Loans City Buffalo Statue For Display On Pearl Street Mall

A Boulder resident has purchased a bronze buffalo statue he is loaning to the city to display on the Pearl Street Mall for a year.


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Facebook App Developed At CU Lets Users Get Their DNA Analyzed

Researchers at the University of Colorado in Boulder have developed a Facebook app to recruit people for a massive study on genetics based out of the University of Michigan.


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CU Campus To Remain Open On 4/20 After Being Closed Last 3 Years

For the first time in three years the University of Colorado campus will be open on April 20, the unofficial marijuana holiday.


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Report Says Beetles Don’t Make Forests More Likely To Burn

Mountain pine beetles have left vast tracts of dead, dry trees in the West, raising fears that they’re more vulnerable to wildfire outbreaks, but a new study found no evidence that bug-infested forests are more likely to burn than healthy ones.


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Rockies Catcher Nick Hundley Has Coaching In His Blood

If there’s a dramatic improvement in Colorado Rockies pitching this season it’s because they have an extra coach behind the plate in new arrival Nick Hundley.


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Former CU Ski Club Coach Accused Of Putting Club Funds In Private Account

The Boulder Sheriff’s Office is investigating Palmer Hoyt for allegedly taking thousands of dollars in club funds and putting them into a private bank account.