Construction

5:00am

Thu February 27, 2014
Business

Big Changes In Store For Foothills Mall, Fort Collins

Over the last decade, the city has struggled to revitalize the 1970s Foothills Mall.
Grace Hood KUNC

4:03pm

Fri February 7, 2014
Olympics

Boulder Nonprofit Sounds Alarm On Sochi’s Environmental Woes

A Sochi road during construction of the 2014 Olympic venue.
Environmental Watch on North Caucasus

As the world focuses its attention on the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Boulder-based Global Greengrants is raising environmental and civil liberties concerns about the event.

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5:00am

Thu December 19, 2013
Business Report

New Development Will Accelerate Small Community's Growth

Illustration of Superior Town Center project, slated to begin in Feb. 2014
Town of Superior www.superiorcolorado.gov

4:56am

Wed December 11, 2013
Education

Parents Worry Schools Overlook Girls Who Aren't College-Bound

Originally published on Wed December 11, 2013 8:10 am

Kyrah Whatley, 17, is confident she can become a mason after finishing high school. But around the U.S., many parents think schools are not adequately preparing girls for the workforce.
Claudio Sanchez NPR

Kyrah Whatley, 17, is a bright student with pretty good grades. But the thought of spending two to four more years in a college classroom is depressing, she says.

Masonry, on the other hand, intrigues her. "I'm a kinesthetic learner. ... I learn with my hands," she says.

That's why Kyrah is thinking of joining the Navy as a certified mason right after she graduates from Buchtel High School in Akron, Ohio.

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5:00am

Thu December 5, 2013
Business Report

Building Boom Continues At University Of Colorado

Bradley Gordon Creative Commons/Flickr

Construction cranes on campus have been a familiar sight for Colorado universities in recent years – and the trend is continuing, with a wave of new projects underway at the University of Colorado in Boulder.

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