http://www.insidedenver.com/drmn/local/article/0,1299,DRMN_15_2293282,00.html A budget crisis in Denver is endangering the police department's helicopter unit, the Rocky Mountain News reports. "We're looking for ways to scale back big-ticket items we can live without for a while, until this budget situation turns around," Police Chief Gerry Whitman said. "Operating the helicopter costs almost a half-million dollars a year. It's like maintaining a really big lawn mower." Not surprisingly, those who fly . . .
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