U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet speaks to voters at jajaBelles bakery in Nashua, New Hampshire, on April 6, 2019. Bennet is exploring a 2020 presidential bid despite a recent prostate cancer diagnosis. (John Frank, The Colorado Sun)

Michael Bennet’s cancer diagnosis underscores importance of health care in New Hampshire campaign visit

The Colorado senator is pushing ahead on a 2020 presidential bid but acknowledges his health issue is slowing his expected launch

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Wildlife roam where U.S. once made nuclear and chemical arms, like at Colorado’s Rocky Mountain Arsenal and Rocky Flats

An astonishing array of animals and habitats flourished on six obsolete weapons complexes — mostly for nuclear or chemical arms — because the sites banned the public and other intrusions for decades

Energy Primary category in which blog post is published

Fearing Tri-State could duck clean-energy goals, Colorado utilities commission files unprecedented protest

For the first time in at least 25 years, state regulators move to stop a migration, saying the interstate power provider has too much unfinished business here

Opinion: Funding for public lands remains in jeopardy

Congress needs to include full, permanent, mandatory funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund