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Officials say mental health clinic is failing Colorado mountain towns, where suicide rates are above average

Two counties are breaking from their mental health provider, Mind Springs Health. Others are taking notes.

Health

Colorado’s mental health safety net is “failing.” Will planned reforms fix or further the problems?

Colorado, the state with the nation’s highest rate of adult mental illness and lowest access to care, has been giving community mental health centers non-compete contracts and a privileged rate status for nearly 60 years, without meaningful oversight

Health

A test of Colorado mail finds delivery is timely — most of the time

Rhetoric from Washington, D.C., has people worried about the U.S. Postal Service's ability to deliver mail-in ballots. An unscientific assessment of delivery times in Colorado shows the system works pretty well.

Politics and Government