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Hurricane Maria may be U.S. preview of climate-fueled migration

Hurricane Maria may be U.S. preview of climate-fueled migration

Hurricane Maria’s devastation of Puerto Rico may offer a preview for Americans of one of the most jarring potential consequences of global warming: the movement of large numbers of people pushed out of their homes by the effects of climate change.

Hurricane Maria may be U.S. preview of climate-fueled migration

Hurricane Maria may be U.S. preview of climate-fueled migration

Hurricane Maria’s devastation of Puerto Rico may offer a preview for Americans of one of the most jarring potential consequences of global warming: the movement of large numbers of people pushed out of their homes by the effects of climate change.

Affordable housing project in Basalt will house teachers, workers in Pitkin County

Affordable housing project in Basalt will house teachers, workers in Pitkin County

More affordable housing is in the works in the western Colorado town of Basalt, including units that would go to teachers.

$22.2 million gets you a mansion near Longmont with polo grounds that double as a runway

$22.2 million gets you a mansion near Longmont with polo grounds that double as a runway

The Ashlawn Estate brings Southern plantation-style architecture to the Front Range, and it’s for sale, listed at $22.2 million.

$22.2 million gets you a mansion near Longmont with polo grounds that double as a runway

$22.2 million gets you a mansion near Longmont with polo grounds that double as a runway

The Ashlawn Estate brings Southern plantation-style architecture to the Front Range, and it’s for sale, listed at $22.2 million.

Butterfly Pavilion is moving to Broomfield — pending final City Council approval

Butterfly Pavilion is moving to Broomfield — pending final City Council approval

Rosie the Tarantula will soon have a new home. The Butterfly Pavilion’s famous spider, as well as its 5,000 other animals, will be moving to Broomfield come 2021 and opening a more than $30 million facility with double the space pending final approval from city council.

Las Vegas, Detroit elbow ahead of Denver on home price index

Las Vegas, Detroit elbow ahead of Denver on home price index

Denver home price gains, which ran third or fourth hottest since the start of last year, now rank sixth, adding to the signs that point to a slowing housing marketing.

Retired professor gives Colorado land sale inheritance to Utah tribe

Retired professor gives Colorado land sale inheritance to Utah tribe

A retired California professor gave $250,000 to a northeastern Utah tribe to compensate for her great-grandparents profiting off land near Craig, Colo., that once belonged to the tribe.

Retired professor gives Colorado land sale inheritance to Utah tribe

Retired professor gives Colorado land sale inheritance to Utah tribe

A retired California professor gave $250,000 to a northeastern Utah tribe to compensate for her great-grandparents profiting off land near Craig, Colo., that once belonged to the tribe.

City Council approves new historic district in northwest Denver after hearing unexpected backlash

City Council approves new historic district in northwest Denver after hearing unexpected backlash

A divided Denver City Council approved the creation of a new historic district early Tuesday after hearing a swell of controversy that gave some members pause.