COVID-19 IN COLORADO
The latest from the coronavirus outbreak in Colorado:
- MAP: Known cases in Colorado.
- PHOTOS: A look at how different parts of Colorado are dealing with the pandemic.
- TESTING: Because of limited resources, the state is no longer recommending that people with COVID-19 symptoms necessarily seek testing.
- WRITE ON, COLORADO: Tell us your coronavirus stories.
- STORY: If it gets bad, Colorado doctors have a plan for who gets lifesaving coronavirus treatment — and who doesn’t
The Colorado Sun is tracking cases of the new coronavirus in Colorado in an effort to ensure citizens know when the virus, known formally as COVID-19, has reached their communities.
The first two cases in the state were announced on Thursday, March 5, 2020. Health officials are testing dozens of people in order to track and try to slow the spread of the virus.
Gov. Jared Polis declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, in an effort to best respond to the situation.
There are at least 1,738 people who have tested positive for the virus in Colorado or are considered positive cases because they have symptoms of COVID-19 and are a close contact of someone who has the disease.
At least 33 of them have died.
The Sun will update this map when new information from public health officials is released, typically at 4 p.m. each day.
Last updated on March 27, 2020 at 5:21 p.m.
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Coronavirus cases in the U.S., globally
Below you will find maps and charts showing the number of coronavirus cases across the U.S. and world.
Updated at 4:26 p.m. on Thursday, March 19, 2020: This story has been updated to correct inaccurate information provided to The Colorado Sun from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
Updated at 8:50 a.m. on Sunday, March 22, 2020: This story has been updated to correct inaccurate information provided to The Colorado Sun from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
Updated at 4:17 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25, 2020: This story has been updated to correct inaccurate information provided to The Colorado Sun from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
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