Breckenridge on Friday opened its historic Main Street as an open-air pedestrian plaza, routing cars around the town. Breckenridge is among several Colorado communities opening roads and parking lots to pedestrians as a way to expand space for businesses and restaurants. (Provided by the Breckenridge Tourism Office.)

Colorado offers $4.1 million to cities that use pavement for people, not cars, as part of coronavirus recovery

The new “Can Do Colorado” initiative offers grants for communities that expand dining, shopping and pedestrian access into common areas, including streets and parking lots

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Mesa County Clerk recall effort comes up short. But more rounds are ahead in the fight over how the election office is run.

Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters will remain in office as claims of election violations wind through review along with an independent auditor’s report.

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Federal court rules not all Colorado drug convictions can lead to deportation, prevent green card approval

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeal sided with an immigrant from the Bahamas who has been in the country for decades. His attorneys hope the case will help hundreds of others remain in the U.S.

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Aurora police apologize after girls handcuffed in stolen car mixup

Jennifer Wurtz, who shot a video of the encounter, said on camera that the police drew guns as they initially approached the car