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Recently Governor Hickenlooper announced that Trinidad has been added to the list of communities participating in the Main Street Program With the addition of Trinidad, there are now 13 communities across Colorado participating in the program.
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Colorado is the eighth-healthiest state in America, according to United Health Foundation , and moved up one spot in the group's annual rankings.
A caregiver picks out a marijuana bud for a patient at a marijuana dispensary in Denver.
Strong winds and blowing snow may have contributed to reported crashes on Interstate 25 north of Fort Collins Tuesday afternoon.
Oil and gas companies spent thousands on a losing campaign against those measures, and they're still fighting on the airwaves.
Reggie Bicha, Executive Director for the Colorado Department of Human Services during an interview with the Denver Post at his office in Denver, July 17, 2012.
After a decade of dominance, Colorado Democrats have reason for concern. Recent recall efforts appear to be contributing to a shift in voter attitudes against Democrats and in favor of Republicans.
Colorado auditors say a state vocational program for people with disabilities paid $315,000 during 19 years for one individual and $203,000 during 32 years for another - neither of whom reached their employment goals.
Ted Nugent released a fundraising email for Colorado Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Tancredo that read in part, "Anybody that wants to disarm me can drop dead -- that's why I'm supporting Tom Tancredo."
Dr. Dallas Williams says he tried to explain there is no standard for pain and he was not allowed to present his evidence in court.
The state health department says 52 cases had been reported across Colorado from Oct. 5 to Nov. 30, slightly higher than the same time last year.
A 49-year-old poker champion from England who pleaded guilty to killing his wife and dumping her body in western Colorado in 1997 is asking to be transferred to England to serve the remainder of his prison sentence after completing Colorado's application process.
Colorado Gives Day features a 24-hour period in which all Coloradans are encouraged to donate online to support their favorite causes.
The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment has received a $4.6 million National Emergency Grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to launch a Flood Recovery Jobs Program.
The decision by the head of the Colorado health exchange to withdraw her request for a compensation increase was a wise one.
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