Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper gives a final address just before governor-elect Jarod Polis is sworn in as the state's new leader. (Kathryn Scott, Special to The Colorado Sun)

John Hickenlooper officially announces bid for U.S. Senate, one week after abandoning presidential ambitions

Hickenlooper had repeatedly said he wasn't interested in running for U.S. Senate, but after his presidential ambitions were spoiled, his mind changed

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Colorado has the highest teen vaping rate in the country. Why hasn’t it seen more cases of lung illness?

The state Health Department has a team of epidemiologists hunting for answers -- and overlooked cases

Conservationists hope to tap Land and Water Conservation Fund to preserve land and water on Sweetwater

  Historic Sweetwater Lake and 488 acres of land around it has been in the sights of residential developers, but could be saved for public access