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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Colorado asks U.S. Supreme Court to overturn decision allowing presidential electors to vote for whomever they want

The case, involving Colorado 2016 “faithless” presidential elector Micheal Baca, could change the way presidents are chosen in the U.S. and have a permanent effect on the nation’s Electoral College system

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17,774 Aurora voters got a ballot instructing them to choose one at-large City Council candidate. They are supposed to be picking two.

The Aurora city clerk says the Adams County Clerk and Recorder’s Office is working with state elections officials to find a solution