Seventeen-year-old Brianna Martinez looked outside her home district in order to take advantage of more challenging classes and extra activities.
Since he was a freshman lawmaker in 2013, Everett has been the lone no vote on bills dozens of times in the 65-member Colorado House.
Older people with disabilities, in long-term care, make up nearly 10 percent of the state’s overall Medicaid population, but they account for more than 40 percent of the costs.
Field Elementary was struggling, so officials decided to do something different. They gave the school extra money. It was called the "Field Initiative."
The more students living in poverty, the more it costs to educate them. But how well does the state’s funding system recognize this?
- Wildlife officials say two sows with twin cubs each have been foraging in the canyon along with other bears.Read more