Rachel Romer Carlson, CEO and co-founder of Guild Education, enjoys a visit from her six-month-old twin daughters, Magnolia, left, and Lily Grace at her downtown Denver office on November 30, 2018. (Kathryn Scott, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Guild Education’s twist on college is working for cashiers, sales clerks and others who abandoned the idea of a college degree

Led by co-founder Rachel Carlson, Guild Education's modern approach to educating workers is fueling Denver startup’s success story

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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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How to close the technology gender gap? A Colorado-launched effort starts with making sure stories don’t go untold

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.