Colorado Division of Insurance

11:20am

Tue May 20, 2014
Health Insurance

Colorado’s Plan To Cut Ski-Town Health Premiums Gets Approval

Residents of rural and mountain resort towns may get some relief from high insurance premiums
Elise Thatcher Aspen Public Radio

The U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services has approved Colorado's plan to consolidate several rating areas to reduce health insurance premiums in rural and mountain communities.

Local officials in mountain resort areas west of Denver had been crying ‘foul’ over sky-high premiums, which were among the highest in the nation.

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3:53pm

Tue October 29, 2013
Environment

CSU Launches Center For WUI Wildfire Risk Management

Fires in High Park in Poudre Canyon about 15 miles from Ft. Collins, Colo.
Sgt. Jess Geffre Official Army National Guard photo

Colorado wildfires are becoming increasingly costly and destructive. Since 2002, wildfires have destroyed roughly 2,000 structures according to federal fire data. In response to this growing risk, Colorado State University is launching a new center focused on creating wildfire management solutions “for the next generation.”

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8:28am

Mon October 28, 2013
Health

What's Next For Colorado's Health Insurance Marketplace

Colorado Division of Insurance

The state’s online health insurance marketplace launched nearly one month ago on Oct. 1. Like other states, Colorado experienced glitches -- although its first days were arguably far smoother than for the troubled federal exchange

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