Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate in Colorado raise their hands along with members of the audience in response to a question asking if President Donald Trump has committed impeachable offenses during a forum held at Centennial Middle School in Montrose on Oct. 20, 2019. (William Woody, Special to the Colorado Sun)

John Hickenlooper hesitated when asked if Trump committed impeachable offenses. His U.S. Senate rivals pounced.

The Democrat’s answer, caught on camera, shows how both parties are struggling to answer impeachment questions

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Idaho Springs voters will decide whether to recall Mayor Michael Hillman after signatures are verified

Recall backers collected about twice the number of signatures required. The recall election will be held in February, March or April

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

BLM, citing public ire, demands intensive review of test bores before mine above Glenwood Springs can expand

Colorado River communities and U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton want close scrutiny of plan to grow a limestone quarry that many worry could disrupt Glenwood Springs' tourism economy and harm its beloved hot springs