Politics and Government

Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado was ready for California to join states with outdoor recreation offices, but its governor just vetoed it

11 other states have bet on dedicated offices using outdoor play to boost conservation, workforce training, public health and economic development.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

In his toughest political battle yet, U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman is trying to navigate his way to another re-election against growing headwinds

Mike Coffman is trying to keep the White House at arm’s length, while his Democratic opponent, Jason Crow, is attempting to paint the congressman and President Donald Trump as one and the same

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

As with birth control, Colorado makes anti-smoking drugs available at pharmacies — no doctor visit required

Pharmacists in the state can take a three-hour course to be able to prescribe pills, inhalers and nasal sprays — side effects and all

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado election officials dismiss complaint against Better Jobs Coalition super PAC

Secretary of State's office made a legal determination that ads informing public on initiative petition signatures were not covered by campaign finance law

Business Primary category in which blog post is published

As VF Corp. moves its HQ to downtown Denver, CEO vows to repay $27 million in tax incentives with donations

Outdoor juggernaut will set up homebase for 800 execs and brands including Smartwool and The North Face at 1551 Wewatta St., the former headquarters of Gates Corp. and DaVita.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

George Soros, Tom Steyer enter Colorado governor’s race to help Democrat Jared Polis

The outside money is being sent to Good Jobs Colorado, which is attacking Republican Walker Stapleton

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Recycling can be a hard sell in rural Colorado. That hasn’t discouraged a resourceful nonprofit effort in tiny Swink.

Clean Valley Recycling started small, but now serves three towns with curbside service and collects everything from books to building materials — all from an old sugar plant

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

$1 million a week is being spent on TV ads in Coffman-Crow race, analysis shows

An analysis of FCC filings also shows big money from Republicans in state Senate contests