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2014-08-14 08:20:52

Satellite Launch Highlights Colorado as a Leading Aerospace State DENVER, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor John Hickenlooper proclaimed today WorldView-3 Day in Colorado, in recognition of yesterday's launch of DigitalGlobe's WorldView-3 satellite, the first multi-payload, high-resolution commercial imaging satellite, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. WorldView-3 is the first commercial satellite to feature high-resolution shortwave infrared bands that allow accurate...

2014-05-21 12:25:31

DENVER, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Craftsy and Gov. John Hickenlooper invite Coloradans to celebrate Craftsy's success in bringing jobs to Colorado by signing up for a free online class on Wednesday, May 21, Colorado Craftsy Day. Craftsy, the online destination for makers to learn, create and share, is a fast-growing Denver-based technology company that has transformed traditional crafts and enthusiast hobbies by using cutting edge technology and proven teaching methods to help...

2014-05-19 16:20:32

WASHINGTON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The American Helicopter Services And Aerial Firefighting Association (AHSAFA) applauds the decision by the Colorado Legislature to continue contracting for aerial firefighting services from the private sector, instead of opting for State ownership and operation of all fire-combating aircraft--which was under consideration. The "Colorado Aerial Firefighting Fleet Acquisition" bill, known as SB 14-164, was signed into law by Governor...

2014-05-19 08:21:03

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tomorrow, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper will sign into law a bill that will help expand aerospace industry growth in Colorado. Gov. Hickenlooper will sign into law House Bill 1178 -- Sales & Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Property Used in Space Flight -- at the Colorado Space Coalition's exhibit on Tuesday, May 20 at the 30th Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, the premier gathering of the global space community. Given...

2014-02-28 23:01:34

AA Global imports comments on recent developments for the medical marijuana industry in Colorado. Denver, CO (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 On January 20th 2014 Colorado's new wave of legal marijuana businesses faced their first deadline to pay sales taxes the had collected during their first month of sales. With these payments, new budget numbers are estimating that these sales taxes exceed expectations by a large degree and may add more than $100 million a year to Colorado's tax...

2013-05-29 23:17:59

On June 15, 2013, 11:00am - 6:00pm, TEDxMileHigh will present TEDxMileHigh: Values + Instincts at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. Denver, CO (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 On June 15, 2013, 11:00am - 6:00pm, TEDxMileHigh will present TEDxMileHigh: Values + Instincts at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. The event will feature sixteen dynamic Colorado speakers and performers that will inspire and activate the Mile High community in the spirit of "Ideas Worth Spreading." Announced speakers include:...

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