Pro women cyclists race through Colorado Springs in the inaugural year of the Colorado Classic in August 2017. The third year of the Colorado Classic in August 2019 will feature only women racers. (Jason Blevins, The Colorado Sun)

“Colorado is in the right place to change the game”: Colorado Classic drops men, sets up women-only pro racing event for 2019

“I think this is a Billie Jean King kind of moment," said race organizer Ken Gart

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Gov. Polis prioritizes education in first budget request, but Democratic lawmakers are skeptical

Democratic budget writers worry the money for full-day kindergarten isn’t sustainable. And they want money for transportation

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U.S. Forest Service has built a wild horse pen that could allow it to sell the animals for slaughter

The U.S. Forest Service, however, denies claims by horse advocates it has made up its mind to sell the more than 250 horses for slaughter

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Pueblo is about to elect its first mayor in decades. Will this be the solution the city is looking for?

Nick Gradisar and Steve Nawrocki, both longtime fixtures in Pueblo politics, are running to be the city’s first mayor in roughly six decades