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Pot Money Could Go Toward Teacher Shortage

Tax revenue from recreational marijuana may go to help curb Colorado’s teacher shortage.  A budget proposal from Governor John Hickenlooper earmarks ten- Continue reading

High School Volleyball Referees Needed

Like a lot of other states in the country, there aren’t enough sports officials in Colorado to cover all the High School games. Due to the shortage, schedules for next season have had to be altered to ensure officials would be available for all games. To address the shortage, the officials’ organization for Colorado High Schools, has developed classes for those interested in becoming a sports official. A class for Continue reading

CPW Could Increase Fees By 50%

A bill, which is currently working its way through the Colorado State Legislature, looks to establish a stable and sustainable funding source for Colorado Parks and Wildlife. As an agency, CPW gets very little money from the states general fund, with the majority of their funding coming from revenues generated from hunting, fishing and other park Continue reading