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  1. How Do Former Opioid Addicts Safely Get Pain Relief After Surgery?

    Max Baker got treatment for his opioid dependency and kicked the habit. He'd been clean for more than a year when a car accident and subsequent surgery returned him to addiction's spiral.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  2. Home Opener: After Six Losing Seasons, Hope Still Springs Eternal For Rockies Fans

    With a young crop of talented returning players and a bolstered pitching staff, the team may be giving its fans cause for optimism.
    CPR News · Story
  3. 7 Songs For FoCoMX 2017: A Colorado Music Sampler From CPR's OpenAir

    Download and stream songs from Colorado acts like Slow Caves, The Velveteers and Stella Luce -- all of whom will perform at FoCoMX in Fort Collins this month.
    CPR's OpenAir · Blog Post
  4. Colorado Coal Country Sees Economic Salvation In Solar, Organic Farming

    To see the worst of the coal slump in Colorado, look no further than the state’s North Fork Valley. Since 2013, two out of three mines have closed.
    CPR News · Story
  5. A Year After The Gold King Spill, US Still Grapples With Abandoned Mines

    One government report estimates 33,000 hard rock abandoned mines are causing environmental problems across the West.
    CPR News · Story
  6. 2008 Thanksgiving

    Colorado Public Radio · Page
  7. Riot Fest Will Not Return To Denver This Year

    After four years in Colorado, festival organizers say a fifth event is "simply not possible."
    CPR's OpenAir · Entry
  8. Wells Fargo CEO To Forfeit Tens Of Millions In Stock Awards Amid Scandal

    Wells Fargo says John Stumpf and the former retail-banking head will forfeit stock awards worth about $60 million combined, after employees opened unauthorized customer accounts to meet company goals.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  9. Guilty Verdict In Etan Patz Case, Nearly 40 Years After Boy's Disappearance

    After leaving home to wait for the school bus in Manhattan more than 30 years ago, Etan Patz was never again seen by his family. His body has never been found.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  10. A 'Forgotten' Murder: Four Years Later, Denver Family Still Wants Answers

    Colorado's head of prisons was murdered four years ago when he opened the door to someone dressed as a pizza delivery man. The killer stole the uniform from a man he'd gunned down earlier -- Nathan Leon, a father of three from Commerce City. Today, Leon's family is still seeking answers about the case, like if it was part of a larger conspiracy. Then, Teddy Roosevelt and the exceptional band of Westerners known as "The Rough Riders," who helped win the Spanish-American war. And, history, hiking, and beer blend in a guidebook that's up for a Colorado Book Award. It includes a hike to a waterfall near Great Sand Dunes National Park.
    CPR News · Story