The Primero Bulldogs hosted a basketball tournament on Friday, Dec. 17, including the Hanover Hornets, Moffat Cowboys, and Manzanola Bobcats. Each school brought both their boys and girls teams to compete.
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WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- A seemingly endless wait in an emergency department can be taxing for many reasons, but new research suggests that long delays in being admitted to the hospital may even raise a patient's risk of death within the following 30 days.
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- For many people undergoing total hip or knee replacement, same-day surgery is a safe option, new research shows.
(The Center Square) – Voters have swung in favor of Congressional Republicans’ handling of key issues by a significant margin as the midterm elections draw closer, newly released polling shows.
(The Center Square) – U.S. Customs and Border Patrol Air and Marine Operations crews operating P-3 aircraft from Texas and Florida participated in multi-agency counter narcotics operations that led to the seizure of 4.7 tons (9,475 pounds) of cocaine worth $179.2 million in a two-month timeframe, according to CBP.
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Homelessness is difficult enough, but when it's compounded by serious mental health issues the result can be an inability to function at even the most basic level.
DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Opopop, the beloved popcorn brand best known for their Flavor Wrapped™ Popcorn Kernels, today announced their latest innovative product offering, Peel + Pour Popcorn Cups. An interactive combo of raw Opopop kernels, paired with a mouthwatering flavor core, Peel + Pour Popcorn Cups are easy to make quick batches in Opopop's reusable silicone microwave popping bowl. Opopop's Peel + Pour Popcorn Cups are now available for purchase online in four exclusive flavors: Salty Caramel, Like Buddahh, Vanilla Vanilla, and Lightly Salted.
DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- PointsBet, a global online sports betting operator and Approved Sportsbook Operator of the NFL, shared today that the company successfully broke ground in becoming the first U.S. sports betting provider to offer clients live, in-game betting opportunities with zero suspensions across the core markets of spread and moneyline as part of a test run during Saturday's NBC broadcast of the NFL Wildcard Playoff game between the Las Vegas Raiders and Cincinnati Bengals.
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (American Heart Association News) -- The way freelance photographer Donna Dymally sees it, snapping pictures imparts important life lessons.
BROOMFIELD, Colo., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- For all of the plant-based category's extraordinary momentum, there are still dairy-lovers out there that like the idea of plant-based beverages but are unwilling to give up the taste and texture of traditional dairy. In fact, in one survey, 53% of people said they wouldn't purchase plant-based products because of taste1.
DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Colorado Access board of directors has appointed Annie H. Lee, JD as the next president and chief executive officer of Colorado Access. Lee will start in her new role on February 14, 2022.
(The Center Square) – In the first few weeks of 2022, U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) agents in the El Paso Sector of New Mexico and West Texas arrested at least 34 known fugitives wanted on charges such as aggravated sexual assault of a child, second degree murder, sexual exploitation of a minor, kidnapping of a minor, and indecency with a child and lewd acts upon a child.
In the continuation of a longer-term trend stretching back over a decade, the number of births in the U.S. fell by 4% in 2020, pushing the birth rate to its lowest point on record. Experts attribute falling birth rates to the increase in the average age of mothers, as people have been marrying and having […]
DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Pie Insurance ("Pie"), a leading tech-enabled provider of workers' compensation insurance to small businesses, today announced the launch of its new Pay-as-you-go billing solution. New Pie policyholders can pay for their workers' comp insurance policy on their individual payroll cycle, avoiding the need for an initial deposit. With this convenient billing option, Pie works with customers and their payroll providers to ensure accurate premium payments throughout a policy term.
DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Ping Identity (NYSE: PING), the Intelligent Identity solution for the enterprise, today announced Built In has named it as a 2022 Best Place to Work in Denver and Austin. The Built In annual awards program includes companies of all sizes, from startups to the enterprise, and honors both remote-first employers as well as companies in the eight largest tech markets across the U.S.
DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Offen Petroleum LLC ("Offen"), announced today that it made significant enhancements to its leadership team. Aaron Hackerott has been promoted to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer, Sean Rutherford has joined Offen as the Executive Vice President of Supply, Pricing and Logistics, and Kaleb Hoffer has been promoted to Vice President of Fleet Operations.
DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- WellBiz Brands, Inc., the preeminent beauty and wellness platform, shared 2021 results from the record-breaking year the company experienced. With nearly $500M in systemwide sales, close to 900 locations and 250,000 members, 2021 marked a year of tremendous growth for the company. The WellBiz Brands portfolio features category leaders including Drybar®, Amazing Lash Studio®, Radiant Waxing™, Elements Massage®, and Fitness Together®.
CENTENNIAL, Colo., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tech career marketplace Dice (a DHI Group, Inc. brand (NYSE: DHX)) released its 2022 Tech Salary Report, showcasing salary increases for technologists nearly across the board, including the highest average salary ever recorded by The Dice Tech Salary Report ($104,566, up 6.9% year-over-year).
BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Enliven Therapeutics, Inc. ("Enliven" or the "Company"), a precision oncology company focused on the discovery and development of next-generation small molecule kinase inhibitors, today provided a corporate update on the close of an $85 million Series B financing, additions to the Board of Directors, and expansion of the Company's leadership team.
DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Near-record December home sales cemented 2021 as the busiest year for home buying in the 14-year history of the report, while also setting records for smallest inventory and highest average home prices. On an annual basis, 2021 finished with nearly 10% more home sales than the previous record year of 2020.
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- A rare and serious inflammatory condition called MIS-C can strike kids weeks after they've recovered from their COVID infection.
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The Biden administrations plans to announce Wednesday that it will send 400 million free nonsurgical N95 masks to community health centers and pharmacies across the country so more Americans can get the masks that are most protective against COVID-19.
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- If COVID-19 vaccines and medicines are shared equally worldwide, the pandemic could ease this year, a top World Health Organization official said Tuesday.
Kids with COVID-linked condition recover heart function. The rare but serious inflammatory condition called MIS-C can strike kids weeks after they've recovered from their COVID infection. But new data now shows that children tend to recover completely from any heart injury within three months of falling ill. Read more
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Breastfeeding moms can rest easier: New research finds no evidence their milk transmits the virus that causes COVID-19 to their babies.
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- No magic bullet exists for ending the U.S. opioid crisis, but there's hopeful news for one high-risk population: Providing addiction medication in jails reduces the odds of addicts being re-arrested after their release, new research shows.
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Even if you don't have side effects from your COVID-19 vaccine, it's likely still working to protect you, a reassuring new report shows.
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Big surprise bills for any colonoscopy done after a positive result from a stool-based screening test will be prevented under new federal rules, a group of U.S. medical organizations say.
DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Revelstoke Capital Partners ("Revelstoke"), a Denver-based private equity firm that helps build industry leading healthcare and related business services companies, is pleased to announce firm-wide promotions. Anthony Hayes has been promoted to Partner and has been named a member of the firm's investment committee. Will Oliver, Michael Constantinides, and Cy Barton-Dobenin have been promoted to Principal. Gabriel Gonzalez has been promoted to Vice President, and Ronan McIntosh has been promoted to Senior Associate.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Save the Storks announced today that award-winning singer, songwriter and author Matt Hammitt has joined their team, taking on the role of Mission Ambassador and Men's Outreach Promoter. Matt will oversee the organization's fatherhood program, as well as work on creative projects and mission-related efforts.
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NJOY project is developing top-quality platforms for adult content, creating long-term value and profitable returns for our content creators and investors.
DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- DaVita Integrated Kidney Care (DaVita IKC)—along with nearly 1,000 kidney doctors, transplant providers, hospice providers and advanced care practitioners—today announced the launch of 11 value-based care programs across the U.S., which are expected to reach an estimated 25,000 kidney patients. The goals of the programs are to help slow the progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and help more patients with kidney failure access kidney transplants and dialysis in their homes.
BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report from Guidehouse Insights reviews six key direct current (DC) market segments and includes market sizing of overall DC fast charging loads. It also examines various DC technologies and reviews market traction according to voltage level spending on a comparative basis.
Harrisburg, Pa. -- The Middletown Amtrak station may be one to several hours from Northcentral Pa., but once you're aboard, city destinations are a short ride away.
(The Center Square) – Colorado Democrats in the House and Senate on Tuesday passed resolutions calling on Congress to pass federal voting legislation.
(The Center Square) – Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., released a new report Tuesday detailing the effects inflation has had on families and businesses around the country and calling it a “hidden tax” on Americans.
(The Center Square) – Mesa County commissioners and the Colorado secretary of state are continuing their efforts to remove Mesa County Clerk and Recorder Tina Peters from her post as the county’s designated election official (DEO), according to new filings.
(The Center Square) – Newly released polling shows that America has undergone a major political shift in the past year amid economic challenges, the ongoing pandemic and a series of bills and mandates out of Washington, D.C.
FORT COLLINS, Colo., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- New Belgium Brewing and Imperfect Foods today announced the release of Citrus Rescue IPA – a fruited IPA brewed using oranges that may not be 'perfect' by society's narrow beauty standards due to little scars and blemishes but are just as adorable, healthy, and delicious.
TUESDAY, Jan. 18, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- It was slated to debut on Wednesday, but the federal government quietly launched its website for Americans to order free at-home COVID tests one day early.
TUESDAY, Jan. 18, 2022 (HealthDay Now) -- Advanced forms of hormone therapy are very effective at keeping prostate cancer in check, but they also can double a man's risk of falling into depression, researchers have found.
Get ready for the possibility of more impactful winter weather. That's the message for Americans living in parts of the eastern United States who just dealt with a major winter storm that dropped more than a foot of snow in some places.
(The Center Square) – A plan by Gov. Jared Polis to infuse Colorado's unemployment insurance fund with more than $600 million could generate nearly equal savings for businesses in the state, according to a new report.
WELLESLEY, Mass. and DENVER, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Life U.S. has reached an agreement with ThrivePass to help employers with vaccine and testing verification, including a dashboard for employers to holistically view the vaccination and exemption status of their employee population. The ThrivePass Vaccine Verification Solution is a turnkey solution that offers real-time reporting, automated tracking and ongoing employee communications in a HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act)-secured platform.
TUESDAY, Jan. 18, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- It's too soon to determine whether Omicron's rapid spread will turn a pandemic virus into an endemic disease, America's top infectious disease expert says.
TUESDAY, Jan. 18, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- If you vape and catch COVID-19, you may feel a whole lot worse than people who come down with the virus but don't use electronic cigarettes, researchers say.
BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Informa Markets' Natural Products Expo West, part of the New Hope Network family of brands, is committed to gathering the natural and organic community in person at the Anaheim Convention Center March 8-12, 2022, prioritizing a safe and comfortable experience for all participants. The show will be the first Expo West in Anaheim since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic and follows the successful Natural Products Expo East event held in Philadelphia September 22-25, 2021.
TUESDAY, Jan. 18, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- People who believe their bodies and minds will break down with age may be creating a self-fulfilling prophecy, a recent study suggests.
TUESDAY, Jan. 18, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- As a record number of American kids are being hospitalized with COVID-19, a new study helps clarify which ones are at the highest risk for serious complications.
AURORA, Colo., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of declaring a state of emergency for pediatric mental health in May 2021, Children's Hospital Colorado (Children's Colorado) continues to invest more resources to better support the children, youth and families in our region. To help oversee this monumental challenge, Children's Colorado has welcomed and appointed K. Ron-Li Liaw, MD, as our inaugural Mental Health-in-Chief.
On any given day of the week and in any season, the sky over Fishers Peak can be as different from the last lone as it can be. On this particular day, the cloud covering seemed to make an artistic statement all its own with vast waves and ripples. Local photographer Chip Shirley just happened to capture the magic and was kind enough to share it with the rest of us. Thank you, Chip.