Abby Weber, center, reviews procedural issues with Bent County Fair Board members Jen Ebright, left, and Tina Godfrey July 25, 2019 in Las Animas, Colo. Weber, a Colorado State University extension agent for Bent County, has a foundation in traditional 4-H fare and will soon be trained on how to counsel members of rural communities coping with opioid abuse. (Mike Sweeney, Special to The Colorado Sun)

How Colorado’s rural education network went from teaching home economics to fighting the opioid epidemic

Colorado State University is banking that its extension agents, trusted and well-known in their communities, can use their local star power to reach vulnerable families

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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