October 6, 20171min308

Pueblo area residents will have a rare opportunity to speak out at a local hearing next Thursday on Black Hills Energy's request for a rate adjustment to their monthly electricity bills. Harris Adams, senior hearing judge for the Colorado Public Utilities Commission, will conduct the hearing from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday in the 4-H auditorium at the Colorado State Fairgrounds.

October 5, 20171min425

The Colorado Legislature met in a special session this week in which nothing much was accomplished. On the plus side, though, legislators did avoid setting a terrible precedent that could have had led to difficult ethical questions in the future.

October 3, 20171min285

The Air Force Academy won't tolerate racism on campus, Superintendent Jay Silveria said in stern, no-nonsense message to thousands of cadets last week. Lt. Gen. Silveria reacted quickly and appropriately after someone wrote racial slurs on message boards outside the dorm rooms of five black students enrolled in the academy's preparatory school.