The 10 candidates, including Colorado's John Hickenlooper and Michael Bennet, from the second of two Democratic presidential primary debates in Miami and hosted by NBC News. (Provided by NBC News)

How Colorado’s Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper fared in the Democratic presidential debate

Hickenlooper repeatedly pointed to his work as governor while Bennet went on the offensive against Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden

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Thousands of teachers applied to Colorado’s new educator loan forgiveness program. But only 100 spots are available.

The Colorado Department of Higher Education is granting loan forgiveness of up to $5,000 each year for five years. Will that draw more people into rural classrooms and help the state overcome its teacher shortage?

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Rural Colorado sees more broadband options coming online. But getting up to speed is taking longer than anticipated in some areas.

The expansion goes nicely with the state’s goal to get rural Colorado up to speed -- to 92% by June from 87% today