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Melody Brooke Safkin speaks with Colorado Matters. She teaches digital illustration at Colorado Mesa University and is currently the Artist in Residence at the Mesa County Library.
A respected Colorado teen joins the army and becomes an elite Ranger. But in his final hours before shipping to Iraq, he didn't hug his family or girlfriend. He robbed a bank.
"You can go to a country club and get food, why not come to a hospital and get good food?" asks chef Robert Reynolds of Penrose Hospital in Colorado Springs.
In his monthly conversation with Colorado Matters John Hickenlooper also spoke about immigration and the state's effort to land a new Amazon headquarters.
It's been tough lately for lawmakers in Washington to come to a political consensus on much of anything. We put the challenge to a politically divided group of seven Colorado citizens.
Colorado could soon see hyper fast travel along the Front Range. CDOT is studying the issue.
The GOP's governing central committee will vote Saturday whether to cancel its primary next June and limit selection of candidates to members of the party.
Journalist Jon Billman has covered all kinds of missing-in-the-wilderness stories, including Tennessee college student Joseph Lloyd Keller who vanished in Colorado in 2015.
Democratic Party Chair Morgan Carroll on the impact of the state's new open primary, a crowded gubernatorial field and the need to break free of the old party structure.