Over one million dollars in cash sits in plastic bags on the hood of Mesa County Deputy Sheriff Mike Miller after being intercepted and seized by Miller. (Photo courtesy Mesa County Sheriff's Department)(Photo courtesy Mesa County Sheriff's Department)

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What do Jeffco schools use to teach reading? District leaders don’t know, and neither does the public.

District leaders told Chalkbeat that each school has the autonomy to select its own reading curriculum, but officials don’t track what schools have chosen.

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In Colorado, where climate change is front and center, John Hickenlooper is favored to unseat Cory Gardner

The GOP incumbent is linked to Trump, while the moderate, pro-fracking former governor is called “Frackenlooper” by progressives.

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

PCR? Antigen? Antibody? Your guide to the different kinds of coronavirus tests and how accurate they are

As new varieties of rapid COVID-19 tests hit the market, knowing which test tells you what is becoming even more important