Brennan Froehlke, left, and his mom Margaret Froehlke, right, look at a family calendar while they wait for the Super Bowl to begin Feb. 2, 2020. Brennan, who has Down syndrome and autism, has been on the waitlist for the state services through Medicaid for 12 years. (Moe Clark, The Colorado Sun)

Colorado vowed to end the waitlist for an adult disability program by 2020. Nearly 3,000 people are still waiting.

The Medicaid program provides 24/7 care for adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities. The average wait is currently eight years.

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$5.6 million grant awarded to help pay for work along Southwest Chief route

The grant will help pay for upgrading 12.4 miles of rail near Lamy, New Mexico and replacing thousands of ties south of Raton Pass and along another section of track

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“Bigger than a trail”: Grand Valley’s Palisade Plunge set to open after 10 years of planning, partnerships

The work of three federal land agencies, three municipalities, landowners and mountain bikers yields not just Colorado’s most anticipated trail, but a model for how communities can bring big ideas to fruition.

Littwin: Debate leaves us with just one question: Is Donald Trump a worse person than he is a president?

The presidential debate was the worst, most chaotic, least enlightening in modern history. Next up for debate: Will there be another one and, if so, why?