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The Colorado Senate chamber, seen in a budget debate in 2011. Members are hoping to put the past in the past and work together, but post-recall shake-ups and an election year could make that difficult.
When Colorado lawmakers return in January, the makeup of the state Senate will be different. Coming off a tumultuous off session with two first-ever recalls and a resignation can do that. The state’s Democrats now have a new Senate President and only a one-seat hold on the majority.
Traffic slows on I-25 approaching Alameda/Santa Fe in Denver, Colo.
The way the country gets from point A to point B is changing; it seems all across the country we’re driving less. Danny Katz with the CoPRIG foundation says it's because we’re moving from a car-centric idea of travel, to a more multimodal view. Think more walking, bikes, buses and other public transportation.
For wildlife biologists, there’s nothing like winter for getting out and counting big game from the air. For Parks and Wildlife Researcher Chuck Anderson it’s also the time of the year to check on the intersection of mule deer and natural gas exploration on the Western Slope.
A dispute between rooftop solar advocacy groups and Xcel energy over net metering continues to heat up. Nearly 30,000 signatures were delivered to Xcel ’s downtown Denver headquarters Wednesday asking the utility to withdraw a proposal seeking to change the net metering process.