Steve Carell as Michael Scott as Prison Mike on a sequined pillow case, as seen in a gutter in Denver's Capitol Hill neighborhood on Nov. 6, 2019. (Eric Lubbers, The Colorado Sun)

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After 12-day reopening, Arapahoe Basin Ski Area to close on Sunday due to lack of snow

A-Basin Chief Operating Officer Alan Henceroth said the mountain will close Sunday less than two weeks after reopening May 27

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Republicans stopped Colorado’s vaccine bill last year with delay tactics. Will it work again?

GOP lawmakers in the Colorado House launched an effort Friday to protest, and potentially even prevent, the measure’s passage. Democrats are signaling they will hold fast on a rule designed to boost vaccination rates.

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Vail Resorts lost $140 million after coronavirus forced its ski areas to close. That’s actually better than expected.

North America’s largest resort operator reported earnings on Thursday showing a smaller-than-projected loss after slashing budgets and spending in April.