Insight

On Butting In

Dear reader, If I have learned anything about Kiowa County, it’s that the phrase “You’re not from around here” isn’t a compliment.  I’d been warned last spring by then-Eads-based journalist

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John Ferrugia joins COLab’s team!

Dear reader,  I am thrilled to announce that John Ferrugia has joined the COLab staff to help us strengthen news throughout Colorado.  John has won more professional honors than any other investigative

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Latinx Voices: The Past as Prologue

The story of the relationship between local journalism and Colorado’s Latinx community is complicated, contentious and ever-changing. It is a story that includes a media history of generalization, demonization and of

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Colorado’s Quietest Police Killing

Dear reader,  The people of Kiowa County woke Wednesday morning to an edition of their local newspaper unlike any other.  The cover story, “Three Bullets to the Back,” is a deep investigative

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