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Election 2020 Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado’s surging early-vote turnout is a strong sign for Democrats

Unaffiliated voters are now the largest bloc, but Democrats are still outperforming the GOP. “Republicans should be feeling pretty bad,” an analyst said.

Technology Primary category in which blog post is published

Northwest Colorado gets a gigabit broadband boost from U.S. Department of Agriculture

Yampa Valley Electric Association awarded $6 million to build 209 miles of internet fiber to connect Moffat, Eagle and Grand counties. About 264 households and dozens of farms and businesses will benefit

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Appeals court stops coal company from building roads in roadless area near Paonia

The U.S. Court of Appeals sided with conservation groups that have battled for years to halt Mountain Coal’s expansion of the West Elk Mine into the Sunset Roadless Area

Election 2020 Primary category in which blog post is published

Your Colorado guide to last-minute voting in this year’s presidential election

There’s still time to drop off your mail-in ballot, vote in person and even register to vote

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado prisoner dies after having coronavirus-like symptoms

The inmate becomes the fourth to die in Colorado after falling ill with symptoms consistent with COVID-19

Election 2020 Primary category in which blog post is published

Landlord who threatened to change rent based on election outcome engaged in voter intimidation, Colorado AG says

Bernie Pagel, co-owner of a mobile park in Fort Morgan, distributed a notice to tenants saying their rent could double if Democrat Joe Biden wins the presidential election

Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published

E-bike rules for BLM, Forest Service trails both thrill and rile backcountry users

As federal land managers consider opening trails to electric bicycles, conversations about new opportunities for access to public lands mixes with concerns about impacts to wildlife and traditional non-motorized travelers.

Energy Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado regulators probe why the coal-fired Comanche 3 power plant has been out of service for months

Xcel Energy customers have been paying for the $1.3 billion plant since it opened in Pueblo 10 years ago and now are picking up the tab for costly repairs and electricity purchased to meet summer demand

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Abortion-ban measure is one of Colorado’s two most expensive ballot questions and the outcome is too close to call

The campaigns for and against Proposition 115 are focusing on “misinformation” and undecided voters in the final days before the election