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Colorado Board of Education debates what to teach fourth-graders about guns

Could Colorado’s standards for health lessons for its fourth-graders be biased against guns? That’s what some members of the Colorado State Board of Education believe, and although their concerns didn’t prevail at a board meeting Wednesday, it all made for a provocative discussion. Joyce Rankin, a Republican from Carbondale, got the conversation started by criticizingContinue Reading “Colorado Board of Education debates what to teach fourth-graders about guns”

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Report: Rapid population growth spurring Denver’s overvalued housing market

Editor’s Note: ‘Our Colorado’ stories help natives and newcomers navigate the challenges related to our rapidly growing state, including real estate and development, homelessness, transportation and more. To comment on this or other 360 stories, email us at OurCO@TheDenverChannel.com. See more ‘Our Colorado’ stories here. DENVER — Despite the overwhelming amount of construction popping upContinue Reading “Report: Rapid population growth spurring Denver’s overvalued housing market”

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Rockies Insider: Dodgers arrive in Denver with an askew rotation, and surging Colorado must be out for blood

(Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images) Nolan Arenado #28 of the Colorado Rockies watches his RBI double during the fourth inning against the San Francisco Giants at Coors Field on May 29, 2018 in Denver, Colorado. The Rockies host the Dodgers for a three-game set starting Friday night. New month, new mindset. With the calendar turnedContinue Reading “Rockies Insider: Dodgers arrive in Denver with an askew rotation, and surging Colorado must be out for blood”