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Maskless anti-mandate protesters at Boulder County Winter Market flout entry rules
A handful of people who had been demonstrating against coronavirus vaccine requirements outside of an event Saturday entered the indoor venue, violating its rules and Boulder County's indoor mask mandate. They were asked to leave by Boulder County sheriff's
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SVVSD enrollment rebounds after pandemic declines
St. Vrain Valley saw its enrollment bounce back more quickly than expected after last school year's pandemic losses, based on a report presented at Wednesday's school board
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Rotary Club of Mead’s art exhibit to raise money to help eradicate polio
An upstairs room at the Mercantile Exchange and Provisions — a Mead deli, butcher shop and cafe — is getting a transformation as an art
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CU Boulder’s Fiske Planetarium installs updated version of solar system on campus
The University of Colorado Boulder’s Fiske Planetarium, in collaboration with the Sommers-Bausch Observatory, has installed an updated version of the Colorado Scale Model Solar System with an associated cell phone app that allows users to hear sounds from
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Nikola Jokic’s overtime heroics saves Nuggets vs. Pelicans
The battle in the Bayou turned into the battle of the big men. And the NBA’s reigning MVP
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CU Boulder students start petition for broader alert system following University Hill call
University of Colorado Boulder students have started a petition asking the university to put out alerts for incidents that happen within two miles of campus after a shots fired call on University Hill on Monday
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Avalanche uses five-goal second period to cap road trip with 7-3 win at New York Rangers
The Avalanche did a second-period number on the mighty New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday
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Man struck by vehicle at Ken Pratt Boulevard and Sunset Street
Longmont police detoured traffic for westbound and southbound drivers at Ken Pratt Boulevard and Sunset Street after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle crash Wednesday
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Progressive Democrats pressure Pelosi to discipline Lauren Boebert
A group of progressive Democrats on Wednesday ratcheted up pressure on Speaker Nancy Pelosi to punish firebrand conservative Rep. Lauren Boebert of Colorado, whose recent comments likening a Muslim member of Congress to a bomb-carrying terrorist they decried
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Daily coronavirus data for Boulder County, reported Dec. 8, 2021
Boulder County Public Health on Wednesday reported 105 new COVID-19 cases, 71 daily hospitalizations and zero new
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Major ‘dark money’ nonprofit ordered to reveal its donors in Colorado
Unite for Colorado paid for signature gathering and digital advertisements related to several ballot initiatives last year. As is common with “dark money” nonprofits, it did not disclose where its funding came
U.S. Senate rejects Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate for private employers
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate passed a resolution Wednesday night to block President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate on private employers, with every Republican and two Democrats casting votes aimed at preventing that pending requirement. 
Bohemian Biergarten honored with inaugural Kevin Mahoney Responsible Retailer Award
Zdenek Srom and Angelie Timm at Boulder’s Bohemian Biergarten are the inaugural recipients of the Kevin Mahoney Responsible Retailer
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What Will Enter the Public Domain in 2022?
At the start of each year, on January 1st, a new crop of works enter the public domain. Find our highlights of what lies in store for 2022
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The Best Way to Hug Someone, According to Science
Researchers looked at the duration of a hug and hugging styles to decode what a “pleasurable” hug would be
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Living robots made from frog cells can replicate themselves in a dish
Swarms of tiny “xenobots” can self-replicate in the lab by pushing loose cells together – the first time this form of reproduction has been seen in multicellular
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Anthocyanins
As the chlorophyll wanes, now is the heyday of the xanthophylls, carotenoids and anthocyanins. These contain carbon rings and chains whose electrons become delocalized… their wavefunctions resonating at different frequencies, emitting photons of
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How to Save a Ski Town
All over the West, a housing crisis is causing workforce shortages, crippling local businesses, and threatening the culture and existence of mountain towns as we know them. But amid the doom and gloom, some people are fighting for
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My friendship circle over the years
memes i wish i could tag my cat in on
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Just an icefield – Boulder Weekly
The air was thirty-four degrees Fahrenheit, and wind swept across the mountains at thirty miles per hour. A thin layer of snow covered the landscape, fallen overnight, blanketing tussock grasses and boulders of granite and gneiss; willows and cushion plants
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Kuo: Apple AR Headset Coming in Late 2022 With Mac-Level Computing Power
Apple’s long-rumored augmented reality (AR) headset project is set to bear its first fruit late next year with the launch of the first device. Kuo: Apple’s AR headset – late 2022 – will operate independently w/o tethering to a Mac or
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Reality shifting: psychological features of an emergent online daydreaming culture
Reality shifting (RS) is a trendy mental activity that emerged abruptly following the flare-up of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 and seems to be practiced mainly by members of the post-millennial generation. RS, described as the experience of being able to
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US libraries report spike in organised attempts to ban books in schools
The American Library Association, which monitors ‘challenges’ to books, says social media have amplified protests to the highest number for
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Powered Paraglider flight over Boulder
Oh man I had a epic flight to visit the Flatirons with a friend. The air was perfect for a front range flight. Every time I do this flight, I always get
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