Rural Colorado has an acute teacher shortage, and this first-time “rural immersion” program is intended to help fill that gap.
The Colorado Preservation organization is lending resources to sites threatened by weather, abandonment or development.
National correspondent Kirk Siegler visited Grand Junction and Mesa County as part of his reporting on mental health in rural America.
When you drive into Ouray County, a sign reads “Welcome to Ouray County: A Right to Farm County.” But what do these laws ensure farmers?
CDOT wants your ideas on how to limit dangers on rural roads.
“If our tax increase doesn’t pass, we’re probably going to have to look at a four-day week” for county services, one commissioner says.
The economy is expected to continue growing slowly in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states, but ongoing trade disputes remain a concern.
“What I saw at Saguache was absolutely horrific. I’ve never seen anything like it in my entire career,” said Boulder DA Michael Dougherty.
Gov. John Hickenlooper backs a tax hike for transportation, water and high-speed internet projects.
Colorado ranks 44th in the nation for per capita Medicaid spending, in a report by the Kaiser Family Foundation.