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Monday, Jan. 20, 2013
An investigation into why blacks and Latinos in Colorado are falling further behind their white counterparts
 
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A new I-News report finds that Coloradans have lower real incomes, a higher percent are living in poverty and fewer own their own homes than the year before the recession began in 2007.

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Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 › 1:20pm
More from the I-news investigation on last year's fatal listeria outbreak
 

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Friday, July 13, 2012 › 4:34pm
Almost every week across Colorado, a child is diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, a disease strongly linked to obesity. What's particularly scary about this trend?

 

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Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012 › 12:26pm
In an ongoing investigation, our news partners report on marijuana's impact on the teen brain and the troubling long-term consequences.

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Monday, Feb. 13, 2012 › 1:28pm
In the latest from an ongoing joint investigation, a special report on medical marijuana and K-12 schools highlights two cities and their different approaches to the issue.

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Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012 › 10:58am
An ongoing joint investigation by Education News Colorado, Solutions and the I-News Network found a 44 percent jump in all drug-related incidents at K-12 schools statewide ...

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Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011 › 4:09pm
Coloradans who felt their paychecks weren’t going as far this past decade were right. Find out more.

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Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011 › 1:46pm
In a 10-month investigation, the I-News Network and Education News Colorado found online K-12 schools get millions in state tax dollars while their students fall further behind.

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Monday, Sept. 26, 2011 › 1:38pm
Coloradans lost more ground financially last year, in the midst of the economic downturn.

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Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011 › 12:42pm
A new I-News report shows that more Colorado public school children are meeting state education standards for reading than they were 15 years ago, but fewer are excelling at the subject.

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Tuesday, July 5, 2011 › 12:22pm
The latest Census information released last Wednesday night includes household, age and homeownership information by race and ethnicity from the 2010 Census count.

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Thursday, May 19, 2011 › 1:03pm
I-News breaks down the latest batch of 2010 Census information that shows some impacts of the economic downturn on Colorado and outlines an aging population.

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Monday, Feb. 28, 2011 › 1:16pm
A new I-News report finds that Colorado’s air traffic controllers reported more serious safety concerns last year than they had in the previous five years combined. Find out more.

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Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011 › 3:15pm
Colorado became more diverse and older during the last decade, according to 2010 Census data released Wednesday.

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Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011 › 1:03pm
Sidebar: The number of near mid-air collisions in Colorado since 2000 may be as much as three times higher than the Federal Aviation Administration has publicly reported.

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Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011 › 12:45pm
Main Story: The number of safety concerns reported by air traffic controllers in Colorado soared in 2010, an analysis of NASA records shows. In addition, the number of ...

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Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011 › 1:48pm

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Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010 › 4:23pm
An I-News analysis of new census data released this week shows that the ranks of the poor swelled in neighborhoods throughout Colorado during the last half of the decade ...

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Monday, Nov. 29, 2010 › 9:48am
In this final report in an I-News investigation, making sure discarded electronics don’t wind up causing harm requires asking the right questions.

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Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010 › 12:30pm
Regulators and watchdogs were unaware of sometimes risky practice.

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Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010 › 12:30pm
Unwanted electronics end up overseas, in landfills, and in risky home recycling operations.

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Monday, Nov. 22, 2010 › 11:41am
As the holiday season approaches, a host of tempting new electronic gadgets awaits. But what actually happens to Colorado’s old electronics may surprise you.

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Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010 › 1:40pm
A new report shows that Colorado is one of the top four states in the nation attracting outside money for its Congressional races.

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Monday, Aug. 2, 2010 › 5:30pm
A new I-News report looks at a loophole in Colorado's medical marijuana rules that means thousands of pounds of surplus marijuana are left to feed the black market here and ...

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Saturday, July 31, 2010 › 1:01pm
I-News and Rocky Mountain PBS go behind the scenes of Colorado's medical marijuana industry, where thousands of pounds of medical marijuana are slipping through legal cracks ...

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Monday, March 8, 2010 › 1:44pm
Rocky Mountain PBS and I-News are forging new frontiers in journalism. Tell us what you think about the partnership. 

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Tuesday, March 2, 2010 › 12:46pm
Find additional resources and information about sexual assault on college campuses.

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Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010 › 2:35pm
Officials at the University of Colorado know about a pattern of alleged date-rape drug use at a fraternity in Boulder, but say the law prevents them from naming the fraternity ...

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Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010 › 11:08am
RMPBS and I-News, the Rocky Mountain Investigative News Network, release a groundbreaking report on sexual assault on college campuses.