Crested Butte Mountain Resort owners Tim and Diane Mueller walk with their children, Ethan and Erica Mueller at Mt. Crested Butte on July 30, 2018. The family has sold the resort they owned for more than 13 years to Vail Resorts, ending an ambitious tenure in Colorado's resort industry. (Nathan Bilow, Special to The Colorado Sun)

From “This is not Vail” to Vail Resorts ownership: Crested Butte owners bid farewell after 20-year rollercoaster ride with Colorado

“It just didn’t happen the way everyone hoped.”

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Colorado issues, like fracking and marijuana, divide the Democratic candidates for president

A Colorado Sun survey shows all but two candidates support federal marijuana legalization, while others lack clear plans on Western issues

Voter guide: Where the Democratic presidential candidates stand on Colorado issues

Ahead of the state’s presidential primary on Super Tuesday, the Democratic candidates talk health care, marijuana, education, public land and beer

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Colorado’s housing crisis has gotten so bad that small towns are now building people homes

Rural school districts are leading the charge with projects designed to keep teachers in their communities. Resort towns, meanwhile, are struggling to increase their housing stock without ruining their character.