Ten-year-old Shepsira Turner, left, works on an iPad-based school lesson with her mother Deronn Turner, right, at home in Denver on April 15, 2020. The coronavirus-mandated closure of school means Deronn has taken over special education duties for Shepsira, who has Down syndrome, as well as the educations of her older children (ages 15, 18 and 20) who are also now learning from home. (Andy Colwell, Special to The Colorado Sun)

As Colorado kids with disabilities study remotely, some are lacking critical support services

Students with special needs are continuing coursework online. But for some needing other services, like occupational therapy, they’ve been out of luck.

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U.S. Supreme Court upholds Colorado’s right to remove “faithless electors” in consequential ruling

The “faithless electors” decision threatened to have major consequences in the upcoming election by reshaping the Electoral College

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Trains could return to Colorado’s Tennessee Pass, rumble through Leadville under pair of proposals

A billionaire-backed agricultural outfit in southeast Colorado and a fledgling oil railroad project in Utah want to run trains on Union Pacific’s long dormant tracks between Cañon City and Dotsero.