For 54, maybe 55 years, skiers have gathered every July on a perennial snowfield above the Fraser Valley for a ski race, making it the longest running, open-to-all race in Colorado. (Jason Blevins, The Colorado Sun)

A secret freeski race on a remote Colorado snowfield in July? Tell us more — if you can.

Dedicated ski bums have for 54 years, maybe 55, gathered for a secret freeski race on a high-altitude patch of snow. They say it's a miracle change in the Fraser Valley hasn't taken it away.

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In crowded 2020 Democratic field, a clear top tier emerges. Colorado’s candidates are not in it.

Even with six months to go in the campaign, strict debate standards and cash flow issues are separating the candidates

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More than a third of Colorado high school graduates need extra help to do college work

Students of color, students from low-income families, and women are all more likely to be assessed as needing developmental education

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BLM will move 27 jobs from Washington to Grand Junction, 54 more to Lakewood as part of HQ relocation

While the job number for Grand Junction might not be eye-popping, the people who are slated to move there are top-level brass