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Colorado Reservoirs Down 25 Percent as Drought Persists

Oct 15, 2020
Jerd Smith, Fresh Water News

Colorado’s reservoirs are a quarter lower than they were last year at this time, as hot, dry, summerlike conditions continue into the fall. And as Sarah Kuta with Fresh Water News reports, a La Niña winter could split the state, with the northern mountains getting most of the snow.

To Combat COVID, Fort Lewis College Embraces Navajo Principle of Kinship

Oct 11, 2020
Chalkbeat

Colleges around the nation are struggling to reopen safely. Fort Lewis College in Durango has turned to Navajo students in its public health program to develop a plan that resonates with cultural values around mutual responsibility.

Got Voting Questions? We've Got Answers!

Sep 15, 2020

Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 3, but registered voters in Colorado will receive mail-in ballots after Oct. 9. With national concern about the veracity of mail-in ballots, Colorado has become a focal point. Colorado began statewide vote by mail in 2013, although some counties used it before that.