This 2017 file photograph shows the entrance to the GEO Group's immigrant detention facility in Aurora. The facility, recently criticized for viral outbreaks, is primarily housing asylum seekers flown in from the border with Mexico. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Immigration detention center in Aurora opens to media amid criticism of mumps, chicken pox quarantines

The latest round of disease came from detainees who sought asylum at the Mexican border and were flown to Colorado, say ICE agents

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It’s been legal to drop off newborns in Colorado since 2000, so why aren’t suspicious infant deaths declining?

From 2001-18, 64 infants have been handed over at fire stations and hospitals under the Safe Haven Law. Advocates say a new generation of teens doesn’t know the law exists

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Telluride isn’t immune to Colorado’s high country housing problem. But it’s finding a solution in diversification

In Telluride, a constricted canyon of about 2,600 residents, housing programs have focused on options, meaning everything from dorm-style rentals and tiny homes to stand-alone single-family homes and four-bedroom apartments