The school district’s per pupil funding, at $7,500, is among the state’s lowest, ranked 171 of 178 districts. The average age of a school is 44 years.
The EPA is installing a barrier at the mine outside Silverton to prevent another spill like the one in 2015 that sent 3 million gallons of toxic water into rivers.
Colorado is hard up for teachers. Graduates from the state’s teacher prep programs are down by 24 percent.
DACA currently protects more than 17,000 Colorado minors from deportation.
Colorado needs teachers. Thousands of them. The crisis is most acute in rural Colorado, where turnover is high.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke announced the new strategy for the ground-dwelling bird that has suffered a dramatic population decline across its 11-state range.
Health care, not the environment, was top of mind for many attendees at the crowded public meeting
The world is about to hear more music from the six-story metal structure, starting with music by Grammy-winning vocal group Roomful of Teeth.
Park rangers have happened upon several instances of vandalism and graffiti.
Aspen set the 100 percent renewable goal in 2006 as part of its Canary Initiative, a climate action plan aimed at reducing the city’s carbon footprint 30 percent by 2020.