A large block of aluminum cans at Alpine's Altogether Recycling — the state's largest recycling facility — on July 20, 2018 in Denver. (Kathryn Scott, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Recycling in Colorado is tedious, cost-prohibitive, voluntary — and evolving

As China — the destination for most of Colorado's recycling — gets stricter about what it takes in, Colorado's patchwork of recycling providers is adjusting in big ways and small

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The number of babies born with syphilis is accelerating in Colorado and nationwide

A record-setting 36,000 cases of STDs were reported in Colorado last year

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Pledge to limit tenure as speaker wins over Nancy Pelosi critics, including Colorado’s Ed Perlmutter

Ed Perlmutter says "after numerous conversations with Nancy Pelosi" he is backing her leadership and confident she is the right person for the job

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Cabin, RV and glamping resort promises to transform Granby as development wave rolls through Grand County

A luxury development that failed during the recession is being replaced with workforce housing plus “everyman” amenities to bolster Grand County’s vacation lineup