Thank you to the loyal readers and supporters of The Colorado Independent (2013-2020). The Indy has merged with the new nonprofit Colorado News Collaborative (COLab) on a new mission to strengthen local news in Colorado. We hope you will join us!
Mara Abbott is a freelance writer whose work has been published in the Wall Street Journal, espnW and the Boulder Daily Camera. A former Olympic cyclist, she now works at Cure Organic Farm and writes about agriculture and other local issues in her home state of Colorado.