Pallets of ballots fill a section of the U.S. Postal Service's Denver Processing and Distribution Center on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. The facility will process about 2.1 million election 2018 ballots over the next several days -- about two-thirds of all the ballots that will be mailed for this year's general election in Colorado. (Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun)

A lot more than you might realize goes into getting your Colorado mail-in ballot from A to Z

A look behind the scenes of Colorado’s system of mailing ballots to every voter in the state and what it means for the U.S. Postal Service

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Education Primary category in which blog post is published

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

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

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