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Boulder weather not expected to lighten up until the weekend


A flash flood warning is in effect for Boulder until 12:45 a.m. Thursday morning, according to the National Weather Service. The National Weather Service notification warns of flooding creeks, streams, ditches, streets and intersections. “Up to two inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is already occurring in the Erie, Lafayette and Niwot areas. Flash flooding is expected to …

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Freshman year offers a bright beginning for many new students

The fall 2012 incoming freshmen gather in the Coors Events Center prior to Global Jam. Students were given a different color shirt based off what dorm they lived in: Williams Village in gray, Kittredge and the engineering quad in Black, and the dorms around Farrand Field and Sewall in Gold. (CU Independent/Amy Leder)

CU welcomed 5,600 first-year students to campus last week, and the new experience of college is proving to be equally exciting and difficult for many. Alyssa Davies, an 18-year-old freshman political science major, said her decision to leave her home in England for life at CU has been a positive one so far. “I kind of thought I’d be upset …

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Elk rut begins in Estes Park

This story is courtesy of Newsteam, posted on 27 October 2011. I set out to film a natural sound package at Rocky Mountain National Park. A natural sound package is a news piece that tells a story through sound and video with no reporter narration. It took me about six hours to get about 90 seconds of video that I thought was worthy. There …

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Boulder High School descends into darkness

This story is courtesy of Newsteam, posted on 27 October 2011. Get ready for a dark descent as Boulder Valley High School is opening the doors Oct. 27 for their 7th annual fundraising event, the Boulder Valley High School’s Haunted House. Every year is a different theme. Artistic Director Alex Rideout says they decided that this year’s theme, a haunted …

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