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7:40am

Mon October 10, 2011
Health

Military Lags on Promising Treatment for Brain-injured Soldiers

Army veteran Margaux Vair, with her husband, Brian Vair, in background.
Robert D. Tonsing Colorado Public News

Two years after assuring Congress it would immediately begin researching a promising treatment for soldiers with traumatic brain injuries, the military is just getting started.

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6:00am

Mon October 10, 2011
Commentary

In Memory of Wangari Maathai

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The recent passing of Nobel Prize winner and Kenyan-born environmentalist Wangari Maathai has KUNC commentator Pius Kamau reflecting on a life spent merging environmental activism with women’ s rights.

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6:00am

Mon October 10, 2011
Local

Columbus Day Closures

Many state offices are closed today in observance of Columbus Day—including state driver’s license offices. But there is still a way for many Colorado drivers to handle routine renewal requests.

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5:19pm

Sat October 8, 2011
Occupy Denver

Occupy Denver Marches in the Rain

Jim Hill KUNC

Dismal weather and cold temperatures didn't slow the planned protest & march Saturday for Occupy Denver. The protestors gathered in Civic Center Park along Broadway until Noon, then marched across Lincoln to the west side steps of the Capitol building.

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1:55pm

Fri October 7, 2011
Skiing

Colorado Ski Resort Marking Earliest Ever Opening

A snowstorm that brought up to three feet of snow in parts of the southern Colorado mountains has prompted the earliest opening ever for a Colorado ski resort there.

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