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Air France will launch a Denver-Paris flight in July

The new route is a sign that Denver will be able to continue expanding its international connections despite a global slump in air travel during the pandemic


SunLit Interview: Bravery set Michael Chowdry apart, says his wife and biographer

Linda Chowdry describes a man unafraid to take chances in his life -- from leaving Pakistan, to starting a business, to creating success from failure


Grocery store workers. The son of refugees. A soon-to-be grandfather: These are the 10 people killed in the Boulder King Soopers shooting

When a gunman opened fire in a King Soopers in Boulder on Monday, 10 lives were cut short

Crime and Courts

Weekend snowstorm, at 27.1 inches, was Denver’s 4th largest dating back 140 years

The weekend snowstorm closed roads, shut down Denver International Airport for two days, and kept schools, businesses and governments closed on Monday


The Colorado Sun is growing, with more openings in our newsroom coming soon

The Sun announces the addition of two new reporters and will soon add more positions in a major expansion


2 Pueblo County sheriff’s deputies shot while trying to confront man making threats

Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk Taylor said both wounded deputies are expected to fully recover.

Crime and Courts

The 25 most-read Colorado Sun stories of 2020

Articles about coronavirus dominated the list, but Sun investigations and stories about the outdoor industry also were highly viewed


Colorado Sun selected as a Report for America newsroom partner in 2021

The Sun joins more than 200 newsrooms that have hosted journalists placed by the national service program to report on under-covered issues and communities


Food swaps, a brother who can’t taste and more stories of a coronavirus Thanksgiving in Colorado

Coloradans share their plans to celebrate, or endure, Thanksgiving 2020


Cast your readers’ choice votes for Rocky Mountain Mystery Writers’ 6-word mystery contest

And while you're at it, submit your own beauties for The Colorado Sun's just-for-fun contest until Dec. 1


Police arrest man wanted after remains of three people are discovered in San Luis Valley

Adre "Psycho" Baroz was discovered at a motel in Gallup, New Mexico. He was taken into custody by federal agents and is facing first-degree murder charges.

Crime and Courts

Colorado coronavirus updates: News from across the state

To help you stay updated as the situation evolves, The Colorado Sun has launched this live blog with updates on closures, restrictions, and other COVID-19 developments.


PHOTOS: Coloradans react to Joe Biden winning the presidency

Election 2020

How the 11 statewide ballot measures fared in Colorado. In short, it’s a split verdict.

Fiscal conservatives grabbed a couple wins in the 2020 election, but the Democratic tide helped carry liberal-leaning measures to the finish line

Election 2020

Colorado election 2020: Dispatches from the polls, analysis and more

Colorado voters are deciding on the presidential race, a major U.S. Senate contest and 11 statewide ballot measures. The results start pouring in at 7 p.m. when polls close.

Election 2020

We’ve mapped out the 22 homes that were destroyed or damaged by the Cal-Wood fire

The fire torched nearly 9,000 acres and forced thousands to flee their homes


On-duty Commerce City police officer, civilian killed in three-vehicle crash

Commerce City police Officer Curt Holland and Francesca Dominguez died in the crash


Denver prosecutors will charge Matthew Dolloff with second-degree murder in protest shooting

The 30-year-old, who was working as a private, contracted security guard for television station 9News, faces between 16 and 48 years in prison if convicted

Crime and Courts

Can you tell a story in six words? Enter your mystery in this test of wordsmithing and imagination

Win cash in The Rocky Mountain Mystery Writers of America contest for your (very) brief tales. The Colorado Sun also offers a free contest just for fun -- and some Sun swag.


Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87, Colorado leaders react

Democrat Michael Bennet said Ginsburg's replacement should not be chosen before the November election. Republican Cory Gardner's office did not respond to a request for comment.

Politics and Government
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