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Update: July 29, 2:18 p.m.
Fort Collins mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile virus Tuesday, according to a press release.
The infected mosquitoes were found in the southeast part of Fort Collins. The vector index, a measure of infected mosquitoes, is 0.203 in the southeast area of Fort Collins known as zone 4... READ MORE
In about two weeks, I, Erick Plattner, will become a married man.
According to Census data, most Americans wed when they are between the ages of 27 and 28. At 22, I am a little ahead of my peers.
When people ask me why I am getting married, I always say... READ MORE
It’s all fun and games on a 21st birthday, until an officer is knocked to the ground and someone is in jail.
Late Tuesday evening at the Yeti Bar, located at Building 23 Old Town Square, Fort Collins Police Services responded to a disturbance. Rita Davis, Fort Collins police spokeswoman, told the Coloradoan that... READ MORE
New Fort Collins electronic cigarette restrictions are an effort to see the electronic alternative trend go up in smoke.
Starting this weekend, e-cigarettes... READ MORE
The same-sex marriage ban in Colorado was ruled unconstitutional Wednesday by Federal Judge Raymond Moore, but a temporary stay was issued on the ruling until an appeals court hearing in August.
The ruling arrived after the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver ruled against Utah’s same-sex marriage ban, but put the... READ MORE
The mountains were calling, and he had to go.
Steven Schwartz is a retired Colorado State University professor and recipient of many awards. His latest award was for his short story collection,... READ MORE
Colorado State University is ranked highly for graduation rates and affordability, according to the College Scorecard developed by the U.S. Department of Education.
“Our students are graduating at a higher rate, leaving CSU with less debt than the national average, and defaulting on their student loans at a much lower rate... READ MORE
It may save friends, family or loved ones. On a college campus, it might just stop a best friend from facing the scariest night of their life.
iWitness, a new app, provides protection with the touch of a button. Upon touching the screen, the app begins recording; another tap will... READ MORE
The National Association of Basketball Coaches announced its 2013-14 Honors Court, naming former Colorado State University guard Josh Morgan Monday. The list includes 895 student athletes spanning 335 colleges and universities.
The NABC Honors Court recognizes junior and senior men’s basketball... READ MORE
The Mountian West Conference named seniors Ty Sambrailo, Kivon Cartwright and Jared Roberts to the 2014 Preseason All-Mountain West Team Tuesday morning.
Sambrailo, a 6-foot-5, 315-pound offensive lineman, has earned seven preseason honors total. In 2013, Sambrailo graded out above 89 percent in every game and recorded 47 knockdown... READ MORE
Nearly 130 of the world’s best professional cyclists will ride through Colorado for a seven-day stage race in August, known as the USA Pro Challenge.
Colorado State University is partnering... READ MORE
When I graduated high school, my distant relatives and parents’ friends redundantly asked what I planned to study in college.
When I told them I was majoring in journalism, the unanimous response was: “Good for you.” The response to my minor has not been so favorable.
I declared my minor in... READ MORE
Oh, love. After observing others and their romantic endeavors, I’ve come to not care about love for right now. It’s ultimately made me happier in the present and more hopeful for the future.
In my teenage and early college years, I remember constantly comparing myself to my peers who were dating and... READ MORE
For years, canned beer has been widely characterized by cheap, macro-produced offerings – staples of house parties and fishing trips. A canning revolution has begun in the craft beer market recently, and I couldn’t be happier.
Before moving to Colorado and becoming a beer nerd, my favorite brew was Blue Moon.... READ MORE
Musicians, trendsters, hipsters, metal heads and everyone in-between crawled up from the cracks to South Broadway Avenue in Denver July 24 to 27. The Denver Post sponsored the annual Underground Music Showcase, featuring 400 acts in over 20 venues.... READ MORE
In spite of their oft-cited claims that “love is a construct” and “I’ll probably just die alone,” Colorado State University anthropology Professors Jack Delby and Kristina Marsten have recently unearthed what they are calling “The True Meaning of Love.” The duo first discovered... READ MORE