Great Outdoors Colorado Executive Director Chris Castilian enjoys biking on Fishers Peak, a 19,200-acre property near Trinidad that is Colorado's newest state park. GOCO pledged $7.5 million toward the purchase of the property. A new strategic plan for GOCO would enable the fund to participate in large, regional projects like the creation of a new state park. (Nina Riggio, Special to The Colorado Sun)

GOCO’s transition to new grant distribution strategy creates avenue for Colorado coronavirus relief

The lottery-funded trust hopes to streamline its grantmaking process to allow larger-scale projects and equitable distribution of funds

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U.S. Supreme Court upholds Colorado’s right to remove “faithless electors” in consequential ruling

The “faithless electors” decision threatened to have major consequences in the upcoming election by reshaping the Electoral College

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Trains could return to Colorado’s Tennessee Pass, rumble through Leadville under pair of proposals

A billionaire-backed agricultural outfit in southeast Colorado and a fledgling oil railroad project in Utah want to run trains on Union Pacific’s long dormant tracks between Cañon City and Dotsero.