Todd Tee Tramp manages to keep his grip on the back of a steer as he holds on for six seconds in the steer riding event during the Rocky Mountain Regional Rodeo at Jefferson County Fairgrounds July 5-7, 2019, in Golden. The Colorado Gay Rodeo Association presented its 37th annual Rocky Mountain Regional Rodeo on Saturday and Sunday. Six seconds, not eight, is required in amateur rodeo. (Seth McConnell, Special to The Colorado Sun)

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Ski Cooper’s expanded expert terrain, financial vibrancy reveals model for nonprofit ski area management

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The Witches of Manitou Springs: History, hysteria and wand-waving Wiccans behind a stubborn urban myth

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Electric-vehicle makers want to sell directly to Coloradans. Dealers say that’s a “solution in search of a problem.”

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