Colorado Supreme Court boots Rep. Lamborn off primary ballot

Colorado’s state Supreme Court ruled Monday that GOP Rep. Doug Lamborn cannot appear on the primary ballot in his district due to a problem with his ballot petitions. The court ruled that a petition gatherer working for Lamborn’s campaign did not live in the state at the time, rendering the signatures he gathered invalid and moving Lamborn below the threshold for ballot access. “Therefore, the supreme court holds that the…

Possibly armed man barricades himself inside Greenwood Village hotel room

GREENWOOD VILLIAGE, Colo. — A possibly armed man with felony warrants barricaded himself inside a hotel room on Tuesday, the Greenwood Village Police Department said. Police said the incident started at 8:45 a.m. at the Extended Stay Hotel on East Costilla Avenue. The name of the suspect has not been released. It started after police ran a license plate near South Yosemite Street and East Arapahoe Road. The vehicle came…

The Ten Best Colorado Craft-Beer Events in April

Monday, April 2, through Saturday, April 7 Colorado Craft Beer Week Multiple locations The sixth annual Colorado Craft Beer Week kicked off Saturday, March 31, with Collaboration Fest, but it continues through April 7 with a variety of themed events each day of the week. On Monday, the theme is education, so several breweries are hosting sensory analysis classes and other events. For instance, Intrepid Sojourner hosts a class called…

Cool Planet Completes 100th Independent Trial of Cool Terra®

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., March 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Cool Planet announced the successful completion of its 100th quantifiable, independent trial of Cool Terra, the company’s flagship soil health product. The trial was conducted by the University of Florida on bell peppers, and it marks the 100th time the company has conducted a randomized yield improvement test of Cool Terra on specific crops with an independent university or researcher. Cool…

We drove a $43,500 Chevy Colorado ZR2 and a $38,000 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport to see which pickup we liked better — here’s the verdict

Both the Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport and the Chevy Colorado ZR2 are aimed at people who want to go off-road in their pickups.We sampled these midsize off-road warriors back-to-back.The Chevy Colorado ZR2 is a nicer truck. The Toyota TRD Sport is very capable, though less refined. Chevy is credited with single-handedly reviving the compact-pickup-truck segment in the US, but the truth is that Toyota has long ruled it with its…

Jonny Greenwood shifts gears from contemporary to ‘sincerely romantic’ for ‘Phantom Thread’ score

The first piece of music in Paul Thomas Anderson’s "Phantom Thread" is a bed of icy notes, full of friction. Ah, yes, you think — this is a Jonny Greenwood score. But then a lush, romantic piece for piano and strings flows in like a river of champagne, introducing the glamorous house of couture designer Reynolds Woodcock, and all preconceived ideas about Greenwood fly out the window. "It was daunting,…

Dutch Bros Donates $10K To Colorado Food Pantries

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — Oregon-based Dutch Bros’ will donate more than $300,000 to support local food banks and partner organizations working to end food insecurity in seven states thanks to all the customers who participated in the coffee company’s Dutch Luv Day event Feb. 14. Held annually on Valentine’s Day, Dutch Luv Day sees the Dutch Bros company donate $1 from every drink sold at participating Dutch Bros coffee stands….

Colorado couple sells everything for sailboat adventure, it sinks on day 2

MADEIRA BEACH, Fla. — A couple who abandoned their workaday lives to buy a sailboat for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure instead lost almost everything when it sank on day two of their journey off Florida. News outlets report that Tanner Broadwell, Nikki Walsh and their pet pug escaped injury when the 28-foot boat hit something and capsized Wednesday in the Gulf of Mexico near Madeira Beach. But the couple says just…

Colorado’s FoodMaven is turning ‘lost’ food into a winning strategy – Denver Business Journal

Just seven months after expanding into its second market within its home state of Colorado, FoodMaven — a produce and packaged-foods re-seller — is gaining significant national attention. It’s raised nearly $9 million in funding, brought some of the biggest names in the food system into its inner circle, and been invited to keynote a national agriculture forum later this month. The Colorado Springs-based company, which first moved into Denver…

Arizona and Colorado face off in possible testy rematch

A look at things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK: Colorado at No. 11 Arizona, Thursday. This one could get testy. The Buffaloes pulled off an upset in the team’s last meeting, knocking off Arizona 80-77 in Boulder on Jan. 6. That would already give the Wildcats incentive to get a little payback, but comments made by Colorado coach Tad Boyle might have them…