Lake Powell, with its dramatic "bath-tub ring" early in 2018. The lake is filling, thanks to a bounty of snow in Colorado, but climate researchers say the fix is only temporary.(Jed Selby, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Opinion: Western states buy time with a 7-year Colorado River drought plan, but face a hotter, drier future

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Fort Collins police defend investigation in fatal shooting case, despite errors noted by prosecutors

Evidence problems stopped Finnegan Daly's family from securing a tougher sentence in the Colorado State University student's death

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Nearly 600 uncounted 2019 ballots have been found in a western Colorado county

The missing ballots would not have changed the results of any of the 2019 elections, Mesa County Clerk and Recorder Tina Peters said