Visitors from Italy and Massachusetts get their photo snapped at the "Welcome to Colorful Colorado" on U.S. 285 at the border with New Mexico in summer of 2018. The nearest Colorado Welcome Center is 35 miles north, in Alamosa.(Dana Coffield, The Colorado Sun)

“Welcome to Colorful Colorado,” but please take your selfie — safely — with one of these replica signs

A million travelers stop at welcome centers each year and too many of them risk life and limb getting photos taken near the iconic signs at the border

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Want cheaper electricity? Xcel Energy wants to help — if you’re willing to do your laundry at 2 a.m.

Xcel is asking the Colorado Public Utilities Commission to put all of its residential customers in Colorado on time-of-use rates to blunt the demand for electricity on summer afternoons and early evenings.

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Colorado lawmakers failed to pass a bill to improve immunization rates in 2019. What’s new this year?

Hundreds of people, many of them opposed to vaccines, filled the Capitol hallways Wednesday to testify on a bill that makes it harder to get an exemption