A stretcher stands by as firefighters and paramedics work during a training scenario involving extraction from a vehicle in Sterling on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. After a private ambulance company shut down, the Sterling Fire Department began providing emergency medical services to a 2,000-square-mile area of northeast Colorado (Austin Humphreys, Special to The Colorado Sun)

In rural Colorado, emergency medical services struggle to keep money-losing ambulances rolling

High costs, low rates and scarce job applicants are forcing ambulance services to consolidate, take on new tasks and outsource

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BLM demands intensive review of test bores needed before mine above Glenwood can expand, cites public ire

Colorado River communities and U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton want close scrutiny of plan to grow limestone quarry that they worry could disrupt Glenwood Springs' tourism economy and harm beloved hot springs.

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Comcast raising local TV fees 57% in January; Altitude Sports missing from 2020 lineup

Pay TV providers also are being forced to be transparent with “hidden fees” that can add up to $450 a year to customer bills.