Helix TCS, Inc. Announces Record Revenues for 2017

Helix TCS, Inc. Announces Record Revenues for 2017 April 02, 2018 09:00 ET | Source: Helix TCS, Inc. GREENWOOD VILLAGE, CO , April 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Helix TCS, Inc. (OTCQB: HLIX), the leading provider of integrated operating environment solutions for the legal cannabis industry, announced its 2017 financial results today. For the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, Helix generated revenues of $4,029,800, representing 90% growth over 2016 revenues of $2,121,600. Gross profit increased from $286,444 in 2016 to $1,152,776 in 2017, representing an increase in gross margin from 13.5% to 28.6%, respectively. “In 2017, our second full year of operations, Helix continued to deliver on our strategic… Read More

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Colorado student: ‘I can’t vote you back in if I’m dead’

Two Colorado students explain why they chose to spend their spring break at the ‘March for Our Lives.’ About Velshi & Ruhle Hosted by Ali Velshi and Stephanie Ruhle, “Velshi & Ruhle” covers the intersection of business, politics, and the economy. The program focuses on big ideas, innovation, industry disruptors, and what it all means for American workers, consumers, and community influencers. See More Check out more stuff on Yahoo View Source Article

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Northern Colorado, Michigan hope for another celebration

Michigan and Northern Colorado rightfully had wild celebrations after making the NCAA women’s basketball tournament. Now, both will see which team gets the right to celebrate an NCAA Tournament victory. The Wolverines and Bears both achieved their primary objective this season and believe they’re playing with house money when they meet in a first-round NCAA Tournament game on Friday in Waco, Texas. Reaching the NCAA Tournament is a historic occasion for Northern Colorado, which will be making its first-ever trip to the tournament. The Bears enter 26-6 and have won nine straight games, the latest a 91-69 victory over Idaho in the Big Sky tournament final last Saturday. “I am… Read More

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Shohei Ohtani brought a six-man rotation to the Angels. Would it work for the Colorado Rockies?

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jon Gray. TEMPE, Ariz — Fans flocked to Diablo Stadium through the first few weeks of spring training looking for a glimpse of the major leagues’ newest international star. Even if they found his face only on souvenir shop trinkets, Shohei Otani already is leaving his mark on the game. In his first season with the Angels, Ohtani, a trumpeted Japanese star and a phenomenon of pitching and hitting, will lead an experimental six-man pitching rotation, an idea that incubated in baseball for years but never was adopted in full. As a thought exercise, the idea of a six-man staff could alleviate issues that long plagued… Read More

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Colorado congressman booed as people demand action on guns

A protester waves a sign as U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, R-Colorado, talks during a town hall meeting with constituents in a high school assembly hall Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, in Greenwood Village, Colo. Coffman was peppered with questions about gun control in the wake of the mass shooting at a school in south Florida last week. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. — Grumbling and jeers met the request for a moment of silence for the 17 people killed last week in the Florida school shooting. “Let’s do something for them!” one man yelled at the beginning of Republican Rep. Mike Coffman’s town hall Tuesday night. Another participant cried out,… Read More

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Mirai Nagasu was once a Colorado Avalanche Ice Girl

Mirai Nagasu celebrates after competing in the Figure Skating Team Event. (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images) Mirai Nagasu, who soared into Olympic history when she landed a clean triple axel jump that was crucial to Team USA winning a bronze medal in the Olympic team figure skating event here on Monday, has used her skating skills to entertain people—and to clean the ice at hockey games. Nagasu, a native of Arcadia who trains in Colorado Springs, worked for the NHL’s Colorado Avalanche as an Ice Girl during the 2015-16 hockey season. Her duties included representing the team at community and charity functions, and scraping snow off the ice during breaks in the… Read More

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StarTek to close Colorado Springs call center, lay off 261

Greenwood Village call center operator StarTek Inc. will close its Colorado Springs call center and lay off all 261 employees on March 31, the company told the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment. StarTek is closing the center at 4455 Arrowswest Drive, near Garden of the Gods Road, "in response to the changing needs of some of our clients," spokeswoman Michelle Tripp said Friday in an email. "This was a very difficult decision to make and is no way a reflection on our employees or the highly valued work they perform." The closing comes just 15 months after StarTek announced plans to hire 350 permanent, full-time employees and 70 temporary… Read More

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Cool Planet Announces Issuance of U.S. Composition of Matter Patent for Enhanced Biochar

"This patent validates and protects our technology and ensures that Cool Planet will remain a leader in carbon-based soil health products for years to come," said Jim Loar, Cool Planet’s CEO. "We have made significant investments in R&D to commercialize a biochar-based product that provides growers and producers with a reliable and consistent product to improve soil health and increase crop yields. We’re proud and thankful that our hard-work has been recognized and that our Enhanced Biochar is now patented and protected." The composition of matter patent protects key physical and chemical properties of Enhanced Biochar which have been identified as critical for effective and beneficial biochar performance. The proprietary… Read More

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‘Let Me Talk to You.’ Slain Colorado Deputy Died Trying to Help His Killer

Parrish was killed by a man with a history of mental health problems, police say (HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo.) — A Colorado sheriff’s deputy killed by a man with a history of mental health problems tried to help the gunman before being shot, his boss said Friday at a funeral that drew law enforcement officers from around the state and elsewhere. “Up until the moment he died, he was pleading with the man, ‘Let me talk to you, let me help you’ and then the killer killed him,” Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock said of Deputy Zackari Parrish, 29, relaying what he heard on audio from body camera footage of the… Read More

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