Crew member Ron Sisil has a work station outside while working for Georgeson Style, a design build and interior design service that is in the final weeks of work on a home in Denver's Central Park neighborhood on Aug. 28, 2020. (Kathryn Scott, Special to The Colorado Sun)

With nowhere to go, Coloradans are spending big on home improvements

While some worry about paying their rent, others are finding money to make the most of the house they have

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Unemployed and nearly homeless, jobless Coloradans whose benefits are on hold are crying for help

The state labor department just OK’d 6,000 cases on hold, leaving another 7,800 still waiting. Those stuck in an overwhelmed unemployment system struggle with basic survival.

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Retailers are seeing spike in backcountry gear sales. That has avalanche educators, search teams worried.

As ski resorts announce plans to manage crowds, avalanche equipment sales are soaring, leaving search and rescue teams and land managers bracing for record crowds exploring snowy mountains.

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Cory Gardner has voted to confirm 98% of Trump’s judicial nominees as decision on Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat looms

The Republican U.S. senator from Colorado has said “no” to just four of President Donald Trump’s 214 federal judge nominations