Articles By Kevin Simpson
Cities, counties and housing authorities in Colorado are buying mobile home parks to spare them from market-rate redevelopment
Pulling together on “Parked” / Snapchat message revives CSU death investigation / 400 lbs. of dirt & 5 lbs. of glitter / And much, much more
Your guided tour through Colorado news, compiled by your friends at The Sun.
“There was a convergence.” Politics, a housing crisis and activism produced a long-awaited sign of hope for mobile-home owners.
Parked: Mobile homes are Colorado’s affordable housing crutch. But they’re disappearing as land becomes more precious
Mobile homes provide the bulk of unsubsidized, affordable housing in Colorado but their numbers are shrinking and ownership is moving from mom-and-pop to corporate
Takeaways from The Sun’s series examining the rising number of districts in the state that have dropped a fifth day of school
The real-life Slenderman stabbings sparked a visceral reaction -- so he stopped reading news accounts to focus on his story of a similar young victim's life as an adult woman
In mostly rural Colorado, the four-day school week has taken hold. But what do communities do with “Fifth Day”?
Districts, nonprofits and even individual families have gotten creative with ways to keep students engaged. Could that spark innovative solutions to other issues?
In a shifting climate for research, Colorado State hosts a museum teeming with bugs — and that’s a good thing
At more than 3.5 million specimens and growing, the collection dates back to the 19th century, and attracts researchers on everything from butterflies to climate change
In contentious times, CU prof William Wei brings new perspective to the revamped role of Colorado’s state historian
Though he specializes in Chinese and Asian American history, a background in immigration finds him taking an outspoken turn in the History Colorado position