David Parker gets tested for COVID-19 at the MIRA bus in El Jebel on Thursday, April 16, 2020.(Kelsey Brunner, The Aspen Times)

Here’s how Colorado competes with the world to secure coronavirus tests and supplies

Late-night phone calls and leveraged international relationships have been necessary to secure equipment the state needs. “There’s incredible competition,” said Sarah Tuneberg, who runs the state’s innovation response team.

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Telluride Film Festival canceled due to coronavirus

Organizers said Tuesday that the festival's 47th edition, scheduled for Labor Day weekend, was scuttled entirely due to the pandemic

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Trump administration rescinds rule requiring foreign students to attend in-person classes or leave U.S.

Colorado and 16 other states on Monday sued to block the rule from going into effect

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Some Colorado colleges project optimistic student enrollment numbers. But experts remain wary.

Student enrollment in Colorado is critically important for schools because tuition revenue makes up the majority of college and university budgets