More than 60,000 people at expected at the Great American Beer Festival, which takes place Oct. 3-5 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. (Kate Blackman, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Known for its whimsy, the craft beer world is newly focused on the basics: making good beer

In a more competitive beer market, quality is becoming the differentiator for consumers and a point of emphasis for the industry

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Health Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado had to release a health report. So it paid muralists to do it with paint.

A climate change tableau — the first of eight murals on health — is up in Fraser as the state tries to bring some color to sometimes stuffy reports.

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People are effectively training bears to get into trouble, and Colorado wildlife officials are sick of it

From a new way of tracking incidents to more-assertive forms of hazing, frustrated CPW officers are trying to change bears’ behavior because humans are reluctant to change theirs

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Dark money and big donors fuel the ballot battle over Proposition CC in Colorado

The 2019 election attracts millions in money from nonprofits, whose donors remain hidden despite a new state disclosure law