FRISCO — I wasn’t sure that I’d ever see this level of activism on climate change in my lifetime, but the message that global warming poses a clear and present danger — an existential threat — seems to be finally sinking in. Along with President Barack Obama’s direct language on climate in his inaugural address, the continued warnings from civic leaders, planners and scientists are adding up to an almost universal awareness that action is needed sooner rather than later.
Coach Gary Kubiak was grinning as he stood in the corner of the Broncos' locker room after a 17-15 victory at Chicago on Nov. 22. His message to the team was proud, assertive and loud - this is how we win.
Thousands of cyclists in this summer's The Denver Post's annual Ride the Rockies bicycle tour will traverse 403 lung-bursting miles over six days from Carbondale to Fort Collins, covering nearly 30,000 vertical feet over some of the state's most famed passes and scenic roadways.