State Sen. Kevin Priola, R-Henderson, on the floor of the state Senate on Feb. 18, 2020. The set up in the chambers will change when the legislative session resumes amid the pandemic. (Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun)

Colorado lawmakers won’t be required to wear masks at Capitol when legislative session resumes

After GOP objections, the legislature’s guidelines fall far short of expert recommendations and public health orders

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Colorado oil and gas regulators finalize new rules for the drilling industry — and themselves

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission changes include a requirement that most new drilling be set back at least 2,000 feet from homes and schools

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Cast your readers’ choice votes for Rocky Mountain Mystery Writers’ 6-word mystery contest

And while you're at it, submit your own beauties for The Colorado Sun's just-for-fun contest until Dec. 1

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Lauren Boebert may carry her Glock at U.S. Capitol

The Second Amendment politics of Lauren Boebert, who beat longtime U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton in the primary, became visible in Colorado when she confronted then presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke during a rally in Aurora.