Tom Sullivan listens as former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a Democratic candidate for president in 2020, unveils his campaign's gun control platform in Aurora on Dec. 5, 2019. He delivered remarks within about 200 yards of the Aurora theater where a gunman killed 12 and injured dozens more in 2012. (Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun)

Coming to a TV near you: $163 million in political ads for the top 2020 Colorado races

The advertising started early in Colorado with more than $7.2 million spent in the final six months of 2019

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Colorado coronavirus deaths hit 48 as disease spreads to at least 47 counties

The number of counties affected and number of people hospitalized by the virus have rapidly risen in recent days.

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Call to the wild: Great outdoors an escape in coronavirus times

Typically open — although national parks are increasingly limiting access and more shelter-at-home orders are being issued — the great outdoors provides a natural way to social distance