Gold Dome: VF Corp Preps its New Colorado Office

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VF Corp. is coming in hot — the outdoor retailer parent company quickly made a deal to move into Bentall Kennedy’s 10-story building at 1551 Wewatta St., near Union Station.

A Denver election law attorney filed a complaint Monday alleging campaign finance violations by a group of nonprofits that are backing five unaffiliated legislative candidates in Colorado.

A specific definition for industrial hemp and a Colorado ballot initiative could mean our state as the country’s pot pioneer could get left out of the agricultural hemp business.

The gubernatorial candidates recently debated about their education plans: either a sweeping change for all students or a narrow focus on the neediest.

Sports gambling is on the way to Colorado; now the question is how the state can capitalize. Walker Stapleton thinks a sports betting tax could help state roads.

Prosecutors have asked the judge to seal the coroner’s autopsy reports in the case of the Frederick man accused of killing his pregnant wife and their two young daughters. The affidavit cites the interest surrounding the case and the importance of the autopsy records as evidence for the seal request.

Through legal and political battles over his eight years in office, Treasurer Walker Stapleton leaves a “complicated record” in his push for public pension reform.

Would you take public transportation for $5 a day? Google in Boulder is offering its employees money to leave their cars at home and keep the roads clear.

After several states moved to make it harder to protest oil and gas projects, Louisiana protestors of the Dakota Access Pipeline are the first to face felony charges for their actions.

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