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Death-penalty ills

The NAACP State Conference applauds Gov. John Hickenlooper for telling the world he now opposes use of the Colorado death penalty. The governor's journey is a kind of template for the way abolitionists hope more in our state will come to feel about the death penalty and its egregious ills.

Gov. Hickenlooper courageously set out to educate himself. He reviewed reports, documenting the staggering cost alone: 10 to 15 times more than pursuing life without the possibility of parole. And he talked to surviving family members of murder victims to get their take on justice. He was told that forgiveness is critical to the journey, but it takes time. Executions, he heard, deny victims' family members the time they need.

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Marian House Soup Kitchen

Is in urgent need of ground beef. The kitchen is experiencing an ongoing shortage of beef, which is a staple of the 600 meals it serves daily. Any donation is welcome, though 5- or 10-pound tubes are preferred for storage and convenience. Donations can be dropped off at the house (on the west side of the building at the dock) between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m., Mondays through Saturdays.
Marian House, 14 W. Bijou St.

Wild places suffer from sameness

The National Park Service wants to connect with a changing America

PETA keeps pressure on training

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is still leaning on the Department of Defense to end the practice known as "live tissue training."

The problem with transparency

Proposition 104 aims to put teachers' unions in the spotlight


Area dentists join the call for removing mercury from mouths, our environment



In a unique new collaboration, Ludlow, 1914 recreates the deadly labor struggle
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