Whitney Mielke lifts with a few friends at The Phoenix Gym in Denver in 2019. (Joshua Polson, Special to The Colorado Sun)

How exercise is helping extreme athletes and others in Colorado battle addiction

"It's a community that welcomes you with open arms"

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Colorado’s governor thinks it’s stupid to not wear a mask. So why isn’t he requiring you to do it?

As a growing number of states and Colorado counties and cities require mask-wearing, Gov. Jared Polis has declined to issue a statewide mandate requiring Coloradans to don a face covering in public.

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Federal coronavirus loans helped Colorado’s rural hospitals stay afloat

Many of Colorado’s rural hospitals are the community’s top employer and the only provider for hundreds of miles

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Inmate, staff member test positive for coronavirus at Buena Vista prison

Three Colorado prison inmates have died from the coronavirus so far