Mountain and Denver suburb counties fared well, while southern Colorado counties such as Costilla and Huerfano did poorly.
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Similar programs have popped up around the country.
The move concerns medical marijuana advocates, who say it could prevent patients from vaping prescription cannabis in their apartments.
So-called "balance billing" or "surprise bills" often happens when a patient goes to an in-network facility but is treated by an out-of-network provider.
The Colorado Office of the Attorney General commissioned the research, which crisscrossed Mesa, El Paso, La Plata and Pueblo counties.
The analysis is based on 2016 data from the 15 states that reported the reasons given for using marijuana.
University of Colorado Anschutz scientists are using a driving simulator to find out how drugged driving affects people individually.
The Colorado End-of-Life Options Act was passed by voters in 2016. Most patients who took advantage of the law had terminal cancer or degenerative neurological disorders.
The Air Force Academy reported 21 assaults, and saw sexual harassment on the rise against male students.
However, as more young people use alcohol and marijuana, they're also regarding those two substances as less dangerous.
New research shows that bacteria found in soil from rural areas may help ease allergies and even psychiatric issues.
The Colorado Springs March For Life prominently featured the city's Catholic community.
Researchers are praising state efforts to combat the opioid epidemic, but they say more must be done to increase access to medication-assisted treatment, especially in rural areas.
Denver City Council passed a bill in November that opened the door to an injection site. Hancock's enthusiasm seemed to slow in a new interview.
The city attorney accused drug companies of “providing false and misleading information to doctors and patients about the safety of these drugs."