Articles By Jesse Paul
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office says Deputy Jeff Hopkins had been with the agency since 2001. He was married.
The Colorado General Assembly recessed on March 14 because of COVID-19 and it’s not clear when state lawmakers will return
The new deaths -- up 11 from Tuesday -- include four fatalities in Adams County.
Colorado governor orders schools to stay closed until at least April 30, will address stay-at-home extension later
Gov. Jared Polis said he would wait to decide whether to extend his stay-at-home order, which was issued last week and is set to expire on April 11
The new deaths include two more each in El Paso and Weld counties, where fatalities have far outpaced other areas of the state.
Four of El Paso County’s 13 deaths are connected to the Colorado Springs Bridge Center, where potentially hundreds of at-risk people were exposed to COVID-19 in late February and early March. Two others are linked to a senior care center.
Colorado governor says spread of coronavirus is slowing, but says second person in their 40s has died
At least 53 people in Colorado have been killed by the coronavirus, which has infected more than 2,600 people and hospitalized more than 400
Democrats in the Colorado legislature jostle over whether they must return to the Capitol to continue their coronavirus pause
Senate Democrats hoped to avoid returning to the General Assembly because of the public safety threat. House Democrats felt they needed to be at the Capitol in person to avoid legal troubles.
The number of counties affected and number of people hospitalized by the virus have rapidly risen in recent days.