Pueblo County commissioner Terry Hart, a Democrat, said his county has been one of the hardest hit by the state's opioid crisis.
Republican Sen. Don Coram and Democratic Rep. Adrienne Benavidez join Colorado Matters to discuss what state lawmakers are trying to do to address the problem.
There are plenty of reasons why Pueblo’s jail is so overcrowded. Solutions are harder to come by.
Advocates and local government leaders say they’ll keep a close eye on any announcements out of Washington, D.C. that may offer clues about the future of Colorado’s marijuana industry.
- This is the eighth suspected illegal marijuana grow discovered in the county since March 30. All involve people who recently moved to the state.Read more