Klaus Obermeyer greets fans in the lobby of the Colorado Convention Center. Snowsports Industries America hosted a luncheon at the Outdoor Retailer Snow Show honoring Obermeyer, founder of Sport Obermeyer, at the Colorado Convention Center on January 29, 2019. (Kathryn Scott, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Aspen innovator Klaus Obermeyer, still skiing at age 99, celebrated at Outdoor Retailer Snow Show kickoff

“Problems in our lives are the teachers," Obermeyer said.

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Some Colorado colleges project optimistic student enrollment numbers. But experts remain wary.

Student enrollment in Colorado is critically important for schools because tuition revenue makes up the majority of college and university budgets

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“A big year” for Olathe sweet corn as pickers pluck first ears of the season

Grower John Harold estimates 35 million ears of corn will be harvested this season, most of it bound for King Soopers stores

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Smaller ski areas retain their workers with help of federal coronavirus stimulus money

Granby Ranch, Hesperus, Loveland, Monarch, Powderhorn, Purgatory, Ski Echo, Ski Sunlight, Silverton Mountain and Wolf Creek qualified for a cumulative $5 million to $13 million in PPP loans, enabling them to keep employees paid during the pandemic