Colorado College's campus in Colorado Springs on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. According to the Bell Policy Center, student loan debt in Colorado is nearly $25 billion, outpacing all other debt besides mortgages. (Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun)

Nearly half of all young adults in Colorado owe money on a student loan, study examining state’s $26 billion ledger shows

More than 700,000 Coloradans, from all corners of the state, are paying off student loans. And more than 20,000 rural student loan borrowers are severely delinquent, study finds.

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Opponents of Colorado’s new oil and gas regulation law won’t try to repeal it — at least not this year

Opponents had planned to ask voters in November 2019 to repeal and replace the law, but last week the Colorado secretary of state's office rejected four versions of their proposed ballot initiative

Voters, for the first time, could get final say in the war over wolves in Colorado

Western Slope is keystone to connect wolf population from the Arctic to Mexico, advocates say, but ranchers, hunters expected to fight back

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Colorado jails can’t hold people accused of low-level crimes in lieu of bail anymore. And that means current inmates could be released.

At least one Colorado county jail believes they have inmates who could have to be released under the new law