Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper speaks to reporters on Aug. 22, 2019, the day he announced he was running for U.S. Senate. (Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun)

John Hickenlooper violated Colorado’s gift ban, state ethics commission rules

Of the six complaints against the former governor and current U.S. Senate candidate, two were deemed violations and four more were dismissed

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Colorado’s governor extends order requiring 30-day warning before an eviction

While the extended order doesn't outlaw evictions, it's aimed at giving tenants more time to secure enough money to prevent being removed from their homes.

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Colorado, like other states, trims health programs amid health crisis

Between the challenges of the pandemic, the social unrest and the economic crisis, mental health providers are warning that the need for behavioral health services is growing. Yet faced with budgetary shortfalls, Colorado is cutting spending.

Littwin: As schools prepare to reopen, anyone who isn’t nervous isn’t paying attention

In Denver, five-day, in-school plans were first being made when it looked as if the coronavirus were in hand. Now Gov. Polis is telling us cases are resurgent in Colorado, which is why systems have also built in alternatives.

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