rural Colorado

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

In rural Colorado, emergency medical services struggle to keep money-losing ambulances rolling

High costs, low rates and scarce job applicants are forcing ambulance services to consolidate, take on new tasks and outsource

Business Primary category in which blog post is published

From cleaning toilets to Congress, Betsy Markey is now leading Colorado’s renewed focus on small business

“I would like us to really focus on the small to medium-sized businesses that are already here,” says the former U.S. Rep. who was lured to northern Colorado by the lifestyle and is now head of the state's economic development office.

Coloradans Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado farmers can’t get their food to the table. One startup wants to lend hands.

Lack of labor, broken contracts with suppliers are why some farmers leave the majority of what they grow in the field, contributing greenhouse gases to the atmosphere

Business Primary category in which blog post is published

What is 10G internet? The next generation of cable tech, developed right here in Colorado

10G has nothing to do with 5G internet that mobile companies are launching. The two G's don't even stand for the same thing. Confused?

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Record number of special districts seeking voter relief from Gallagher stranglehold

Hefty ballots landed in mountain-town mailboxes last week with community leaders asking for an array of property and sales tax increases to support fire districts, affordable housing, airline programs and community mental health

Growth Primary category in which blog post is published

Big questions about voting rights — and short-term rentals — splinter tiny Colorado town of Pitkin

Colorado's deputy secretary of state has called for a federal investigation of Voting Rights Act violations after Gunnison County's DA prosecuted eight people for improperly voting in town's first trustee election in a decade.