Mark Miller guides artwork on paper through a rotary heat press where it will be transferred onto fabric as part of the face mask-making process at Phunkshun Wear in Denver, June 9, 2020. Phunkshun Wear donates a mask for every mask they sell. (Kevin Mohatt, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Jared Polis says Colorado’s mask mandate will continue into November

The directive is set to expire on Oct. 12. At a news conference on Friday, the governor said he will keep it going for at least another 30 days.

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Colorado authorities use DNA to identify body found in 1974

Park County Coroner David E. Kintz Jr. on Tuesday identified the man as 45-year-old Anthony John Armbrust III of San Diego

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U.S. Forest Service to temporarily close public lands in five Colorado counties because of fire conditions

The Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests will be off limits in Clear Creek, Jefferson, Gilpin, Boulder, and Larimer counties starting at midnight on Wednesday

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Colorado’s current coronavirus hospitalizations equivalent to 25% of intensive-care capacity as cases continue to spike

Colorado’s seven-day average of new coronavirus cases has eclipsed anything the state has seen since the start of the pandemic