She’s not skatebored

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Photo by Gretel Daugherty

Hayden Gordon, 6, applied the foot brake as she rides a skateboard down the sidewalk at West Lake Park. Hayden was on her way to the playground with her mom.

Fracking foes may turn to ballot

Two state high court rulings Monday rejecting Longmont’s ban on hydraulic fracturing in oil and gas development and Fort Collins’ five-year moratorium on the process provided clarity as to the limits of local control over the industry under state law.

  • Outdoors
    Roaring in spring

    The Roaring Fork River offers ample fishing opportunities in the spring season.

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    Holding court

    Scenes from the Middle Ages at the Renaissance Faire in Las Colonias Park.

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    Mile High Nationals

    Competitors laud event and course at the Grand Valley BMX competition.

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    Music of conviction

    Delta inmates have found a spiritual brotherhood in music through singing.

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    Week in Sports

    Cycling the 18 Rd Rumble, wet prep soccer action, Delta vs Palisade baseball.

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    Week’s Best Photos
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    Volunteers rebuild deck, grenade found in yard, phoenix comes to school.



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