Our last trip to the Boulder Craiglist "Rants and Raves" page, back in October 2013, was plenty weird. But our most recent visit revealed strangeness on a truly impressive scale, with screeds aimed at targets like "Bicyclist Idiot," "The dick in the BMW" and plenty of other inspirations for posts th ... More >>
Bigger pic below. West High School has a new addition to its airplane hangar. (How many of you knew West even had an airplane hangar?) Yesterday, the U.S. Air Force Academy donated a jet engine to DPS's Aircraft Maintenance Program, which is offered through the Emily Griffith Technical Colleg ... More >>
Back in the wild, wild West, rustlers were shot for stealing your property. Here in the mild, mild West, they hire lawyers and lobbyists and ask you to help build their new corral. Because now it looks like Denver will not only lose the National Western Stock Show to Aurora, but may pay for t ... More >>
In March, United Express pilot Aaron Jason Cope was indicted for flying drunk. He's now been convicted of the charge, and court records on view below show how close he came to guiding a second plane while sozzled.
In late 2009, United pilot Erwin Washington was arrested for flying drunk -- and if this seemed like an isolated incident then, it doesn't now. That's because United Express' Aaron Cope has just been indicted for doing likewise a month after Washington.
Ken and Carol Marcoux's Prius (as seen in 9News coverage) has had better days.Be honest: If you'd just hit a car as you landed your plane, what's the first thing you'd do? Run, probably -- which is exactly what 67-year-old Joe Curtis did. According to Boulder County Sheriff's Office spokesm ... More >>
Mystery choppers over the Kirby ranch.A recent blog item featured several photos of the black helicopters of Yoder, which have been buzzing Shellie Kirby's ranch in the southeast corner of El Paso County for the past three years. Kirby has filed several complaints with Fort Carson, the Nation ... More >>
The Federal Aviation Administration has opened its database about birds and other animals struck by planes -- a hot topic following the January landing in the Hudson River of a US Airways flight that tangled with a flock of geese. And guess what? Our own Denver International Airport has the most rep ... More >>
The camera doesn't lie -- but every picture tells more than one story.
Community groups and broadcasters widen their battle over proposed tower construction.
How did bogus information about a Boulder crash wind up going national?
The society columnist for a neighborhood newspaper is the talk of the upper crust.
In the wake of last week's terrorist attack, local big-gun lovers were deadly serious about staging their Fun Shoot.
A UFO museum may blast off in Denver.
Garry Shandling spaces out in What Planet Are You From?
Happy Birthday, DIA!
Let them drink Guinness...
When a doctor makes a rare but horrible mistake, who should bear the scars?
As Denver booms, a local businessman dreams of a downtown mega-scraper.
How Washington lobbyists--and some politicians--cash in on Colorado's local governments.
Congressman Joel Hefley gets dragged into an Ethics Committee investigation.
What do you get when greenhouse gases inspire greenhouse guesses? A heated argument--but not much scientific agreement.
The go-go years of the 1980s resurface in a bid for the old Stapleton Airport.
OPPONENTS OF JEFFCO PASSENGER SERVICE ARE FLYING BLIND.
THE CITY'S CONTENTIOUS TOP LAWYER COURTS POLITICAL TROUBLE.SECRET AGENT DAN HE'S YOUR CITY ATTORNEY. BUT DAN MUSE SAYS YOU'RE NOT HIS CLIENT.
MEDIA COVERAGE OF DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IS CREATING ITS OWN TURBULENCE.
NOT WITHOUT "FACILITATORS," WHO ARE GETTING IN TOUCH WITH PLENTY OF TAXPAYER MONEY.
MAYOR WEBB POSTPONES PLANS FOR A DOWNTOWN HELICOPTER PAD.