U.S. Rep. Jared Polis, a Democrat, is pictured right, walking and talking with businessman Gary Arnold in September. They met after Polis spoke to a local pipefitters union. (John Frank, The Colorado Sun)

Jared Polis nears $20M mark in governor’s race self-funding; oil and gas spending on initiatives tops $34M

Also: Democratic candidates continue to outpace their Republican opponents in key state Senate contests

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Austin Eubanks, Columbine school shooting survivor who became advocate for fighting addiction, found dead

Austin Eubanks was shot in the hand and knee in the Columbine attack that killed 12 classmates and a teacher