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Ernest LuningErnest LuningApril 14, 20175min373

Colorado Democrats are conducting a mail-ballot vote this month to decide whether to conclude an unfinished election for a statewide vice chair position by awarding posts to the top three finalists. The post of 2nd vice chair has gone unfilled since last month’s party reorganization meeting when none of the candidates won a majority of the vote after multiple rounds of balloting.


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Mike McKibbinMike McKibbinDecember 13, 201617min360

Avoiding the use of force by Denver sheriff's deputies, recognizing and knowing how to treat mental problems among people deputies contact, and handling a growing jail inmate population are among issues Sheriff Patrick Firman highlighted in an end-of-year letter to Denver City Council. Dated Monday, Dec. 12, the letter also noted the hiring of 200 new deputies this year, an administrative restructuring and newly required training, among other areas.