Roger Pielke, who directs CU’s Sports Governance Center, has published an analysis of the numbers and whether health risks and concussions are driving the trend.
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There is no legal requirement for proof of ID to purchase the drug, but 56 percent of Colorado pharmacies asked for it.
In Colorado, the number of seniors who hold medical marijuana cards has been slowly rising.
In his monthly conversation with Colorado Matters John Hickenlooper also spoke about immigration and the state's effort to land a new Amazon headquarters.
Colorado's insured rate remains steady in 2017 at 93 percent.
As they prepare for an international tournament, women discover an athletic fountain of youth at the ballpark.
In a record-breaking year, 912 people in Colorado died from overdoses in 2016. Of those, 300 died from an opioid overdose and heroin claimed another 228 lives.
Ortega has artwork in the Arvada Center exhibition "Art & Conflict," which is up Sept. 14 - Nov. 12.
Four years ago Alex Aleman, armed with only a few hula hoops, some orange cones and worn out kick balls, aimed to help poor kids in his community live an active, healthy lifestyle.
The two governors called for the immediate stabilization of health insurance markets, among other recommendations.
One in six kids don’t eat fruit every day, according to state health department data. The numbers are even worse for vegetables — almost one in three.
The Democrat and Republican are working on a bipartisan plan to stabilize health insurance markets and give more power to states.
State Agriculture Commissioner Don Brown wants to train counselors at the Colorado Crisis Center hotline to respond to farmers in emotional distress.