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Health tech firm raises $33M

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An Aurora company working on launching a new method for prostate cancer screenings has raised a large chunk of cash to make new hires and push the product to market.

Berkeley deli and meat market preps for launch

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Preparations are heating up for an upcoming deli and homemade cured-meat market, where two former caterers are converting their meat-curing hobby into a business.

Breweries duke it out at GABF

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Dozens of Colorado breweries took on national competition at the annual Great American Beer Festival over the weekend, and many left the event with additions to their trophy cabinets.

DU school reaches new heights

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Construction crews last week topped out a new $23 million addition on DU’s campus with the installation of a blue tile spire.

RiNo project building retail startup hub

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An unanticipated 50,000-square-foot land deal is leading to a new flurry of development in RiNo, where a developer is creating a marketplace of new retailers with plenty of open space.