Mountains of the Collegiate Peaks in Colorado's Sawatch Range appear remain cloaked in a deep winter coat of white on Monday, June 10, 2019. Colorado's winter snowpack remains largely unmelted due to a late, cool spring, causing alarm for the potential of flooding in many mountain towns. According to SNOTEL measurements on nearby Fremont Pass, which is about 3,000 feet lower in elevation, there remains about 53 inches of snow holding the equivalent of 23 inches of water. (Dean Krakel, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Colorado’s rivers are starting to swell — but there are still feet of snow left to melt in the high country

Snowpack levels in some of the state’s river basins remain at about 50% of their peak. A man was killed rafting the Eagle River last week.

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Coalition of states, including Colorado, sue over rules governing 3D-printed guns

Proponents have argued there is a constitutional right to publish the material, but critics counter that making the blueprints readily accessible online could lead to an increase in gun violence

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Denver DA won’t prosecute 33 climate protesters arrested before Gov. Polis’ State of the State speech

Denver District Attorney Beth McCann's office says the Democrat met with the Colorado State Patrol and with the Denver Police Department in making her decision. The protesters were calling for action to fight climate change.

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Colorado hospitals — under increased scrutiny — raised prices and saw more profit, new report says

The report from the Polis administration shows per-patient profits at Colorado hospitals reached their highest level in at least a decade in 2018