Lime Gulch fire erupts in south Jeffco
By Michael Roberts
Latest light rail attack caught on camera
MMJ registry numbers drop
By William Breathes
How many cities have banned recreational pot?
By Wax Jones
71-count indictment over MMJ fraud
Faces of meth behind car theft ring?
Black Fire forest victims identified
Recognize these five light rail robbers?
Is Denver the king of cheap cocktails?
Pot link to Boston Marathon bombing?
It's about damn time this year ended. But before it does, we're taking a look back at your favorite stories of 2009. Here, the ten most popular Westword cover stories of the year.
10. Life in Antarctica is cold -- but bloggers there can still get burned, October 8
9. Cops bust a Weeds-like drug ring, find 24 thousand pot plants, June 25
8. Clemency for these six prisoners could save millions and serve justice -- so why won't Governor Ritter try it?, October 22
7. Hep C victims speak out about getting stuck by Kristen Parker and Rose Medical Center, September 17
6. Medical marijuana has become a growth industry in Colorado, February 5