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Mile Highlights: Assault weapons ban advances

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🚨 A bill banning assault-style weapons is moving forward in the state Legislature, though the Democratic-backed measure faces a potential challenge in the more moderate state Senate. (Colorado Sun)

β›” Jefferson County officials will block vehicle access to Lookout Mountain starting Nov. 11 to curtail partying and illegal activity. (Denver7)

βš–οΈ Douglas County is joining El Paso County in suing the state over its laws prohibiting local governments from working with federal immigration authorities, alleging they violate the state constitution. (Denver Post πŸ”‘)

🍲 Mexican restaurant La Alma Fonda in LoHi will stay open after its owners settled a lawsuit threatening its closure due to a previous noncompete agreement. (Westword)

🍺 Renegade Brewing in Denver's Santa Fe Arts District will close its doors May 3, but is evaluating options to reopen at a later date, Alayna reports.


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