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  • Tribes in 13 states share conservation grants

    Updated: Sun, Mar 29, 2015

    DENVER (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has awarded $4.2 million in grants to Native American tribes in 13 states for conservation projects. The grants will support 22 projects benefiting wildlife and habitat. Projects are in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida,...

  • Trail Blazers beat Nuggets, move closer to division title

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Trail Blazers are beginning to regain their health, and the results are showing as they inch closer to their first division title in six years. LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 11 rebounds, and Portland beat the Denver Nuggets 120-114 on Saturday...

  • Duchene, Iginla have 3 points each as Avs beat Sabres 5-3

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — Playoffs or not, the Colorado Avalanche are trying to finish the season strong. Matt Duchene had a goal and two assists, Jarome Iginla had three assists and the Avalanche kept their slim postseason hopes alive with a 5-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night....

  • Dynamo and Rapids play to scoreless draw

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    HOUSTON (AP) — Tyler Deric had three saves for his second shutout of the season, helping the Houston Dynamo preserve a scoreless draw with the Colorado Rapids on Saturday night. Deric had the play of the match in the 31st minute when he deflected Marcelo Sarvas' 8-yard shot over the...

  • Arrieta goes 4 shutout innings, homers as Cubs rout Rockies

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Jake Arrieta pitched four shutout innings and also homered, doubled and drove in four runs as the split-squad Chicago Cubs routed the Colorado Rockies 18-4 Saturday. Cubs rookie Kris Bryant had four hits, raising his spring average to .459. The Cubs scored seven...

  • Denver beats Boston College 5-2 in NCAA hockey

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Grant Arnold scored twice and Trevor Moore had a goal and an assist to help Denver beat Boston College 5-2 on Saturday in the East Regional semifinals of the NCAA hockey tournament. Denver (24-13-2) will play the Miami (Ohio)-Providence winner Sunday for a...

  • Shiffrin captures slalom title at US Alpine Championships

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine (AP) — Over the years, Mikaela Shiffrin has been patiently refining her technique, trying to get it just perfect. Her signature for autographs, that is. Her skiing is pretty letter perfect, too. Shiffrin added another title to her impressive collection,...

  • Colorado town microcosm of art urban development movement

    Updated: 19 hr ago

    LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A national movement that counts on painters, dancers and musicians to help revitalize downtowns is coming to this Colorado city as the first residents prepare to move into new low-income apartments built for artists and their families. It's the latest project by...

  • DIA turning off prominent lights for Earth Hour

    Updated: 23 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — Denver International Airport is turning off several prominent lights for Earth Hour, including the infamous statue titled "Mustang," a blue horse with blazing red fiery eyes at the entrance to the airport. This is the third year that DIA has participated in Earth Hour by...

  • Statue honoring Chavez to be unveiled in Denver park


    DENVER (AP) — A statue commissioned by a committee to recognize the ideals and the legacy of Cesar Chavez is being unveiled in a Denver park. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock and the Cesar Chavez Peace & Justice Committee of Denver are also planning a march to honor Chavez on Saturday....