Parents and children gathered in front of Colorado’s state capitol on March 9, 2020 to pay tribute to “vaccine-injured children.” The vigil was organized by the Colorado Health Choice Alliance –– an anti vaccination advocacy group. The gathering was also in opposition of Senate Bill 163, which would require parents who choose not to vaccinate their children to get a medical provider to sign off on it. (Moe Clark, The Colorado Sun.)

Colorado Democrats hand opponents of vaccine bill opportunity to repeal measure at ballot box

Opponents of Senate Bill 163, should it pass as expected, would have until September 12 to collect more than 124,000 signatures to block the legislation from going into effect and force a vote in 2022 on whether to repeal the measure

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Aurora will offer its 4,000 teachers two coronavirus tests a month come fall. Will other school districts follow?

A tool developed with help from Harvard and MIT epidemiologists aims to help Aurora Public Schools staff better access coronavirus tests and track symptoms and cases

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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