Sara Fleming loves toast, the mountains, and journalism. She’s excited to cover news for Westword as a summer editorial intern. She has lived in Colorado all her life and studies history and philosophy at Colorado College, where she also edits the student-run magazine, Cipher.
4 days ago | Immigration
In May, Broomfield police arrested an undocumented immigrant named Mario Carlos Amaya Ortega and handed him over to ICE, which deported him to El Salvador. But immigration law experts say the original arrest was illegal.
10 days ago | Media
CU Boulder student Daniel Tuttle wanted to stop clicking on useless articles, so he created the Facebook group Stop Clickbait, which now enjoys 200,000 enthusiastic followers.
12 days ago | Immigration
Christina and Julia were both separated from their children at the border in late May.
15 days ago | Activism
One of the student groups involved in organizing Denver's March on the NRA pulled out due to violent threats organizers saw on social media. But the march and a counter-protest are still planned at the Capitol on Saturday.
16 days ago | Immigration
Since 11:30 a.m. today, August 2, Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials trying to enter or leave the parking lot in front of the agency's field office in Centennial have found themselves face to face with demonstrators who are blocking the...
17 days ago | News
The Colorado Department of Agriculture says that SeaQuest failed two inspections to obtain a PACFA license, ultimately leading to a cease and desist order and an ongoing investigation. Nationally, SeaQuest has been known for its poor record on ani...