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  • LETTERS: Get regional park back on track; adults and marijuana

    Get regional park back on track Re: Andy Meng letter to the editor (Oct. 29). If Initiative 1A passes, one half of the money slated for Black Forest's parks recovery would be used for the "Pineries Open Space." The other half has been designated for the Black Forest Regional Park, which has been in need of funds for a long time. As we watched...

  • Third-party candidates likely won't win, but they can make difference in gubernatorial election

    His campaign slogan - The Most Interesting Politician in the World - explains it all. Mike Dunafon, the mayor of Glendale who is running as an independent candidate in the heated two-way governor's race between Gov. John Hickenlooper and Bob Beauprez, is backed by rappers Wyclef Jean and Snoop Dogg. His get-out-the-vote events are focused on...

  • Denver police, feds conduct large-scale raids on marijuana sites

    Denver police and federal agents on Tuesday morning raided multiple marijuana growing operations across Denver. At one site, a Denver police officer was seen in a blue hazmat suit entering a building on North Bryant Street. The officer's suit reeked of marijuana. He told The Denver Post that he and other police were executing a search...

  • LETTERS: Some election season laughs; background checks

    Some election season laughs Talk about how times change! My colleagues and I are getting good laughs from listening to our students comment about the upcoming elections. No, they aren't for or against any particular candidate, but they have plenty to say about the campaigns. My favorite came from a 14 year-old who said, "Why can't they grow...

  • Different sides have different views in snuffing out of Manitou Springs marijuana rally

    Organizers of a rally in Manitou Springs that was intended to educate the public about the benefits of marijuana use are complaining that the city's police department snuffed out their event Saturday. Police, however, say they only told a handful of vendors who were part of the event that they had to discontinue food sales because they lacked...

  • Hundreds of marijuana shop ATMs shut down

    Hundreds of ATMs in medical marijuana dispensaries - the lifeblood of businesses otherwise forced to work in cash - were shut down Wednesday, just days after similar machines were unplugged from recreational shops. The machines in Colorado and Washington were connected to a network served by MetaBank in South Dakota, which in January warned...

  • LETTERS: Positive feedback on the airport; remember sequestration

    Positive feedback on the airport I had a lovely morning at our Colorado Springs Airport. I recently joined the "COS Premier Lounge" and as I drove to the airport I eagerly anticipated my new travel experience. I pulled right up to the valet parking area, grabbed my luggage, locked my car, and walked the 100 yards into the terminal to deposit...

  • Night of drinking, drug use ends in teen's 'accidental' death

    An 18-year-old Colorado Springs man who was shot and killed Saturday night had been drinking, smoking pot and playing with a gun with friends when it went off and fatally injured him, according to an arrest affidavit. Nickolas Vera was with two friends, including the suspect, 19-year-old Estevan Meehan, on Saturday night in a detached garage...

  • A sampling of editorials from around New York

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Plattsburgh Press-Republican on the politics of major issues confronting Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Oct. 19 Gov. Andrew Cuomo is apparently taking heat for having failed — or having been unable, depending on how you look at it — to take definitive action on some difficult issues before Election Day. According to a story by...

  • Use of marijuana expands across all the age groups

    With expansion of marijuana into the medical and now recreational arena, marijuana use has become more prevalent across all age groups. Recent data shows treatment for marijuana dependency in the state of Colorado for those 12-19 years old comprises more than 35 percent of age groups while for alcohol is less than 3 percent for all age groups...

  • Colorado proposes edible marijuana ban, then retreats

    DENVER — Colorado health authorities suggested banning many edible forms of marijuana, including brownies, cookies and most candies. Then the officials quickly backtracked after the suggestion went public. Health officials said Monday that they made the recommendation in response to a bill ordering edible pot products to be marked, colored or...

Interactive map: Colorado's licensed retail marijuana stores

Fri, Dec 27, 2013 - 2:26 PM 0

See the list of the locations that have received licenses for recreational marijuana sales.

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