Lee, one of Denver Zoo's former polar bears, is photographed on January 24, 2013. He was transferred to the Columbus Zoo in Ohio in November 2018. (Courtesy of Denver Zoo)

There’s a lot more to the departure of Denver Zoo’s polar bears than you’ve heard

Stressed-out grizzlies, antiquated habitats and an uncertain master plan all played a part

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Colorado Springs’ downtown creek has long been viewed as a blight. Then one man started catching trout in it.

Colorado Springs is one of only a few remaining Front Range cities without a creek or river being regularly used for recreation. “There’s so many opportunities," said Alan Peak.

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No more missed opportunities: Effort to document women’s tech contributions gets start in Colorado

Ruthe Farmer, of Lafayette, has gathered teachers, technologists and developers to build a virtual timeline of computer science

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Illegal voting conviction in small Colorado town that prompted call for federal investigation is overturned

Marie Rossmiller was convicted last year of voting in the wrong precinct of tiny Pitkin. In May, a judge ruled that the case had been improperly handled by a lower court.