TJ Sanford, head setter at EVO Rock + Fitness in Louisville, prepares his holds as he plots a route for The Monkey House in Carbondale on Aug. 15, 2019. (Nina Riggio, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Climbing gyms used to only offer dead-end jobs. Now, they’re a foothold for a route through the industry.

As the rock gym industry has grown -- there were 507 in the U.S. last year -- and become more sophisticated, so has work keeping climbing routes fresh

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Lorena Garcia casts herself as the true progressive in U.S. Senate race. But first she needs to make the ballot.

The underdog candidate considers Andrew Romanoff and John Hickenlooper the status quo as she seeks to upset the Democratic primary

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.

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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