In this Feb. 7, 2014 file photo, Matt Figi hugs his daughter Charlotte, then 7, inside a greenhouse west of Colorado Springs where the strain of medical marijuana known as Charlotte's Web was grown. The strain was named for the girl early in her treatment for Dravet syndrome, a crippling form of epilepsy. (AP Photo, Brennan Linsley, File)

Charlotte Figi, the Colorado girl who inspired the CBD movement, dies following illness suspected to be coronavirus

Figi, 13, was the namesake for Charlotte’s Web products. Her story changed the way the public perceives marijuana.

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Colorado governor vetoes bill that sought to reduce prescription opioid abuse

Gov. Jared Polis wrote in a letter that he vetoed House Bill 1085 because of the impact it would have on health insurance premiums

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Denver mayor backs temporary campsites, new tax for city’s unhoused population

Mayor Michael Hancock said he has directed city agencies to focus efforts on guiding people living in neighborhood encampments to motel rooms, safe outdoor spaces and shelters beginning this week

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Coronavirus has led to record crowds on Colorado’s public lands and plenty of “knucklehead” situations

Don't be that guy: Put out fires, know the rules, have backup plans and be prepared.