1275 and 1271 Sherman Street, one block south of the state Capitol in Denver, photographed on July 21, 2019. The buildings and an adjacent parking lot are owned by the state government and are part of a proposed affordable housing development. (Eric Lubbers, The Colorado Sun)

Colorado needs affordable housing. The state owns land. Can this combination work?

Gov. Jared Polis is urging the State Land Board to address housing shortage for teachers, part of a campaign promise he made

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Colorado and Denver join 25 others to sue EPA for relaxing clean-car rule

The EPA’s final rule also could impact Colorado’s zero-emissions mandate

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Safety and stoke: A-Basin’s coronavirus reopening provides glimpse of what next ski season may look like

The snow was soft, the sun was shining and the lift lines were short. Besides mask-wearing and social distancing, it felt like a normal day of late spring skiing.

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Democrats approve rule to allow lawmakers to avoid Colorado Capitol, cast votes remotely during coronavirus

Republicans oppose the change in rules and argued lawmakers should show up, regardless of the risk