The High Plains Manor in Yuma is part of the Yuma Housing Authority and has 50 units to serve the elderly and people with disabilities with rents based on income. All the units are full. (Eric Lubbers, The Colorado Sun)

It’s not just Denver: Rural Colorado feeling housing crunch, with more residents spending half their income on a place to live

In Yuma, like many other small communities in the state, waiting lists are long as many struggle to find an affordable place to live

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DSCC officially throw their weight behind Hickenlooper in U.S. Senate race, irking primary rivals

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee endorsed Colorado’s former governor in a statement Saturday to The Colorado Sun

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Chris Jarnot, vice president of Vail Resorts’ mountain operations, steps down after 30 years

Jarnot announced Friday that he is leaving the company at the end of the year

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At Colorado College, where tuition runs $71,000, many new in-state students will pay just a fraction — or nothing at all

The Colorado Springs liberal arts school has launched the “Colorado Pledge,” an effort to attract more Colorado students and eliminate sticker shock that might prevent them from applying