DENVER — Monday, Nov. 30, 2015 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced his appointments of Shay Whitaker and Peter Michaelson to serve as district court judges in the 18th Judicial District (Arapahoe, Douglas, Elbert and Lincoln counties). The vacancies were created by the retirements of the Honorable Angela Arkin and the Honorable Timothy Fasing.
DENVER — Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will deliver remarks today at the 17th Annual Spiritual Run and Remembrance event commemorating the 151st anniversary of the Sand Creek Massacre. He will also announce initiatives to help foster healing and write a new chapter in Colorado’s history.
DENVER — Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today ordered flags be lowered to half-staff immediately on all public buildings statewide as a mark of respect for the victims of the shootings in Colorado Springs yesterday. Flags should remain lowered until further notice.
DENVER — Friday, Nov. 27, 2015 — Gov. John Hickenlooper issued the following statement as fatalities in the Colorado Springs shooting have been determined:
DENVER — Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Colorado Water Resources and Power Development Authority and the State Innovation Model Advisory Board.
DENVER — Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015 — In observance of Thanksgiving, many state offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26.
State driver’s license offices, the Department of Public Health and Environment’s vital records office and executive branch departments will be among the facilities closed Thursday.
DENVER — Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 — Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) and the Colorado Outdoor Recreation Industry Office are teaming up to offer access to all 42 Colorado state parks with ‘Fresh Air Friday,’ to encourage one-and-all to enjoy the outdoors on Friday, Nov. 27, 2015.
DENVER — Friday, Nov. 20, 2015 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today ordered flags be lowered to half-staff on Monday, Nov. 23, on all public buildings statewide in memory of Colorado State Trooper Jaimie Jursevics. Flags should be lowered from sunrise to sunset.