Good afternoon and welcome to Mountain Edition.
This week, Republicans decided who’s going to run against Democratic governor John Hickenlooper this fall. Bob Beauprez is a former Congressman and wants to put government red tape on ice.
Republicans also chose to keep Representative Scott Tipton as their candidate for the sprawling 3rd Congressional District and we’ll hear from his Democratic opponent, Abel Tapia.
Finally, to get a break from all the politics, we’ll take a tour of Aspen’s Smuggler Mountain and its profitable mining history.
That’s all coming up on Mountain Edition, right now.