Bluebird Backcountry co-founder Jeff Woodward believes record snowfall is creating an increase in the number of people wanting to get into backcountry skiing, “the snow is good and people want to ski it. We want participants to have a good, easy, and welcoming first experience." This is where he believes Bluebird Backcountry fits in. (Nina Riggio, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Bluebird Backcountry hopes to tap the uphill skiing movement for a new resort model

The backcountry resort business plan aims to “revolutionize the culture of skiing here in Colorado by giving people more options"

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Most money spent in the child welfare system comes after kids are in foster care. What if that’s backwards?

A multi-county, privately funded project aims to flip the system to prevent kids from needing services in the first place.

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“You would think it’s the opposite”: The average age of fatal avalanche victims is on the rise

The "terror management" theory suggests some older people take more risks as they confront mortality

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The 2020 battle to control Colorado’s state Senate is shaping up to be a big money election

Four super PACs tied to Democrats and Republicans in the state legislature and 2020 ballot committees reported millions in donations in the latest reports