Colorado just banned ‘free speech zones’ on campus

Maybe you went to a candidate rally on a Colorado university campus this campaign season and spotted a sign with an arrow directing you to a designated “free speech area.” As of next fall semester, on Colorado’s public university campuses, those areas roping off the First Amendment will be no more.

Editorial: Colorado colleges are modern free-speech refuges

Students throughout the country who want a free and liberal education should look to the public universities of Colorado, thanks to the Colorado Legislature, Republican Sen. Tim Neville and Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper.

Bzdek: Real news requires truth and adhering to journalistic principles

Real news. That’s the antidote to fake news. It’s as simple as that. As the internet and social media send more and more data your way, some of it fake, some of it biased, some of it confusingly half true and half false, we all have more need for identifiable sources dedicated to verifying information and putting it in context. And your hometown newspaper is still the best place to find those reliable sources, to find real news.

Emails reveal illegal meetings

The Historic Preservation Board (HPB) has been holding illegal meetings via email throughout the last two months.