Rise & Shine: A mixed bag for Colorado schools on tax measures

IT’S TIGHT State Board of Education incumbent Republican Debora Scheffel was holding onto her seat by a slim margin over Democrat challenger Rebecca McClellan. Chalkbeat

It appears the Republicans are also keeping control of the state Senate, maintaining a split legislature. Denver Post

BOND, SCHOOL BONDS Voters across the metro region dealt school districts a mixed bag on tax increases. Here’s a rundown:

And tax measures in the Greeley and Thompson school districts appeared headed toward failure Tuesday while at least one of two tax measures in the Poudre district appeared likely to pass, according to early returns. Chalkbeat

And here is how other news organizations covered bond and mill questions: Denver Post, 9News, Boulder Daily Camera, Colorado Springs Gazette,

MISC. Missed something while you were focused on the Presidential race? Check out our Election Day blog here. Chalkbeat