The Colorado Capitol, photographed on Monday, April 22, 2019. (Jesse Paul The Colorado Sun)

Colorado Democrats started this session with a long list of unfinished business. Here’s what they checked off.

Bills on health care, environmental regulations and social issues that died last year on party-line votes have found success at the state Capitol in 2019

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Shootings and shock value: Hoodies, video use similar tactics — including invoking Columbine massacre

Both used shock value to make a point about gun violence — and both are dealing with different levels of reaction, some positive and, in the case of the fashion show, a lot of it negative

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Telluride’s Original Thinkers blends stories with art, music, movies, performances

“We hope people come out of this festival with not just clarity for what’s going on, but some fuel or juice to deal with everything and say ‘I can get out there make a positive impact,’” says organizer.