Jake O'Connor checks out a ReActive Adaptations Hammerhead full-suspension bike he is designing and building in his Crested Butte shop. (Jason Blevins, The Colorado Sun)

“This thing is going to change everything”: Crested Butte bike builder, after his own injury, delivers adventure to chair-bound athletes

ReActive Adaptations -- hand-cycles that start at around $8,000 -- bring paraplegics and quadriplegics back to trails

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State lawmaker from southeast Colorado dies after long battle with cancer

Lewis, who was battling cancer for a third time, died at home on her ranch in Las Animas County