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America's Dirtiest Secretnew

The oil and gas industry's contamination problems are so large, they have literally been deemed impossible to prevent or even clean up by both industry and government. As a result, an unimaginable tonnage of contamination is being placed into our environment every year.
Boulder Weekly  |  Joel Dyer and Jefferson Dodge  |  03-17-2014  |  Environment

Boulder County Floods: What's in the Water?new

A look at potential flood-related impacts on human health and the environment.
Boulder Weekly  |  Joel Dyer  |  09-26-2013  |  Environment

Peaks Behind the Screensnew

Eighth Reel Rock marks new heights for Boulder filmmakers who pioneered rock climbing films.
Boulder Weekly  |  Elizabeth Miller  |  09-17-2013  |  Movies

Tracking Down the Traffickednew

FBI task force may recover a record number of juvenile victims of sex trafficking this year.
Boulder Weekly  |  Elizabeth Miller  |  07-30-2013  |  Crime & Justice

Why Chuck Klosterman Can't Hate Rock Bands Anymorenew

There was a time when pop culture critic Chuck Klosterman relished the late-night argument about obscure musical minutiae, but at some point in his life those conversations stopped interesting him. Now, his interests lie elsewhere.
Boulder Weekly  |  David Accomazzo  |  07-18-2013  |  Author Profiles & Interviews

Love across the linesnew

The book 'Amor & Exile' charts stories of binational relationships through immigration reform and the end of the Defense of Marriage Act.
Boulder Weekly  |  Elizabeth Miller  |  07-15-2013  |  Immigration

NSA Surveillance Started Long Before 9/11 and the Patriot Actnew

Why was the NSA creating intrusive domestic spy programs in early 2001, months before the 9/11 attacks or the creation of the Patriot Act?
Boulder Weekly  |  Joel Dyer, David Accomazzo and Jefferson Dodge  |  06-21-2013  |  Civil Liberties

The Evolution of Dan Savagenew

How the wiseass gay theater kid at the video store became America's most trusted and outspoken sex advocate.
Boulder Weekly  |  David Accomazzo  |  06-14-2013  |  Culture

Been away for too longnew

Soundgarden returned from hiatus for right reasons—and the results are good.
Boulder Weekly  |  David Accomazzo  |  05-24-2013  |  Profiles & Interviews

The Battles After Warnew

One woman's struggle for a PTSD diagnosis and how a now-suspended veterans program helped her.
Boulder Weekly  |  Elizabeth Miller  |  05-24-2013  |  War

GMOs vs. Local Food Systemnew

Is Boulder County government depriving its economy of millions of dollars by making the wrong choice on open space lands?
Boulder Weekly  |  Joel Dyer and Jefferson Dodge  |  03-22-2013  |  Economy

'Because I Like Them'new

A Boulder woman's son inspired a book on boys who wear dresses and challenge gender norms.
Boulder Weekly  |  Stephanie Riesco  |  03-01-2013  |  Author Profiles & Interviews

Transparency Troublenew

City of Boulder officials are increasingly resistant to coughing up open records.
Boulder Weekly  |  Steve Weishampel and Jefferson Dodge  |  02-15-2013  |  Policy Issues

Not So Endless Lovenew

Museum of Broken Relationships displays artifacts from romance gone wrong.
Boulder Weekly  |  Elizabeth Miller  |  02-07-2013  |  Art

The New Era of Conspiracy Thinkingnew

Why people die when we talk about gun control.
Boulder Weekly  |  Joel Dyer  |  02-07-2013  |  Commentary

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