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John Hickenlooper drops out of 2020 presidential race

August 15, 2019

DENVER — Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday ended his longshot bid for the Democratic presidential nomination and said he may instead challenge one of the most vulnerable Senate Republicans in 2020. In a video message, Hickenlooper...




New Aspen City Council members are sworn in

June 10, 2019

Within seconds of taking the Aspen mayor’s seat after a brief swearing-in ceremony Monday evening, Torre asked everyone in council chambers to share in taking a collective deep breath. “Now, let’s go,” he said to...



Colorado moves presidential primaries to Super Tuesday

April 30, 2019

DENVER — Colorado is moving up its 2020 presidential primaries from June to Super Tuesday in March, hoping to lure major party contenders to the purple state. Gov. Jared Polis made the announcement Tuesday, adding...



Torre is Aspen’s newest mayor

April 2, 2019

Longtime resident Torre will be the new mayor of Aspen after winning the runoff election Tuesday night against his opponent, Ann Mullins, by 343 votes. It was a 56 to 44 percent margin, with voter...



Aspen mayoral candidates enter final day of campaign

April 1, 2019

The two candidates running for Aspen’s mayoral seat are in full stumping mode as the runoff election will be decided Tuesday night. Candidates Torre and Ann Mullins have been trying to differentiate themselves ever since...