Chhabi Mahali, a a state coordinator of the youth wing of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, visits the Denver Elections Division office on Nov. 5, 2018, to see how the city verifies and counts voter ballots. (Tamara Chuang, The Colorado Sun)

International visitors go behind the scenes to see how Colorado got its reputation as one of the safest states to vote

Even on Colorado’s election eve, there’s room to show off the democratic process

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado Lottery doesn’t have to pay jackpot winner full prize — even if the others he shared it with cheated, court rules

Amir Massihzadeh is going to have to settle for the $568,990 he walked away with, the court found

Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published

10-year-old Glenwood Springs girl “overwhelmed” after climbing Yosemite’s El Capitan

Selah Schneiter of Glenwood Springs, Colorado, completed the 3,000-foot climb of the vertical rock formation with the help of her father

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

What will make you believe in global warming? How about a life-altering flood, study asks

The collective community experience in northern Colorado -- not personal property damage -- caused the most change in beliefs