The Esquire Theater in Denver advertises open jobs in this December 2017 file photo. (Eric Lubbers, The Colorado Sun)

Wages are up. Taxpayer refunds are back. 5 takeaways from Colorado’s fall revenue forecast.

Things are going well enough in Colorado's economy that forecasters are starting to predict risk of slowdowns and even recession by 2020

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Denver schools could soon have too few students — meaning consolidation might be coming. Here’s why.

By 2022, Denver Public Schools predicts there could be as many as 19 schools with fewer than 215 students, which would cost the district $3.4 million in subsidies

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Colorado wildlife officials have already put down 12 bears this year. Can a new Denver Zoo exhibit help reverse the trend?

Denver Zoo’s Harmony Hill aims to teach visitors how to keep bears -- and themselves -- safe