Connie Walker of Fairplay skis near the new T-bar serving the recently-opened Tennessee Creek Basin at Ski Cooper. This was Walker’s second visit, and first time trying the new terrain. A visit to new ski terrain in Tennessee Creek Basin at Ski Cooper, Lake County, near Leadville, Colorado, on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020. (Steve Peterson, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Ski Cooper’s expanded expert terrain, financial vibrancy reveal model for nonprofit ski area management

Think of Ski Cooper as the craft-beer of Colorado's ski industry, said Dan Torsell, the area's general manager

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Littwin: As coronavirus surges, it’s time for Polis to move from encouraging masks to mandating them

This is an easy call. Dr. Fauci says we could reach 100,000 cases a day. It’s up to governors to prevent this disaster. Trump is too busy fighting phony culture wars to bother.