Caucusing tonight, Colorado Republicans will conduct a largely symbolic preference-poll on who they’d like to see challenge President Obama this fall. Presumed front-runner Mitt Romney will watch the caucus results at an event tonight in downtown Denver. Newt Gingrich is on his way to Ohio.
Now is the time to start seeds indoors, to have them ready for planting outside this spring. And KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says boosting natural sunlight with technology can help make seedlings stronger.
Colorado’s job market continues to be very tight, and a study released last year by the nonprofit "Employment Policy institute" places the state’s teen unemployment rate at 26%. That means many kids are not finding work during the summer months. However, Boulder County has an outdoor public works program that is actively seeking teens looking for that summer job.
Colorado holds its Republican caucuses on Tuesday. Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum, and Ron Paul have all focused their attention here recently. The state will also be a key battleground in the general election contest.