A tent outside the Gunnison Valley Hospital has been erected for future use in the event of a COVID-19 emergency. The tent will be used to house victims of the virus. Gunnison County is one of the hardest hit areas in the state in proportion to the population. (Dean Krakel, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Millions of older Americans live in counties with no ICU beds as coronavirus spread intensifies

There are ICU beds in only 19 of Colorado's 64 counties, according to the Kaiser Health News analysis

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More than 46,000 doses of coronavirus vaccine will soon head to Colorado. Here’s what happens next.

The federal government is controlling distribution of the vaccines and is allocating them to states based on population size. That means Colorado, with 1.69% of the nation’s population, will get 1.69% of the available supply.

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What happened when the only ER doctor in a rural Colorado town caught coronavirus

With Kurt Papenfus sick, the hospital in Cheyenne Wells scrambled to find a replacement

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John Hickenlooper spent $41 million to win Colorado’s U.S. Senate race, far surpassing Cory Gardner

In the 3rd Congressional District, Lauren Boebert defeated her Democratic opponent despite being outspent 2 to 1, new records show