Homes in a neighborhood in Dacono, on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. The small community north of Denver was devastated by the suicide of 13-year-old Von Mercado. Teens in the town said video and a photo of the boy's death were shared via Snapchat, leading police on a months' long search to track them down. The tragedy resulted in a new state law. (Chris Schneider, Special to The Colorado Sun)

A Snapchat video of a 13-year-old boy’s suicide roiled a Colorado town — and left police chasing social media ghosts

Multiple middle-schoolers in the small community of Dacono reported watching a video of Von Mercado's death — that then vanished from their phones — frustrating officials and leading to a new state law.

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

Opinion: Why NARAL Pro-Choice Colorado became Cobalt

NARAL Pro-Choice Colorado is making a change to double-down on the state’s history of pioneering abortion rights.

Opinion
News Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado’s largest abortion rights group splits from national organization to refocus on state-level battles

NARAL Pro-Choice Colorado says it wants to solidify the state as a stronghold for abortion rights amidst challenges to Roe v. Wade and restrictions elsewhere

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Impeachment trial brings angst for 4 Senate presidential hopefuls, including Michael Bennet

Bennet said he'll campaign whenever possible on Sundays, when the Senate isn't in session. Otherwise, he's trying to take the interruption in stride.