Articles By The Colorado Sun

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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.

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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.

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25 homes destroyed by Cameron Peak fire west of Fort Collins

Officials believe the fire, which is the fifth largest recorded in Colorado, was human-caused

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Pine Gulch fire becomes largest in Colorado history as firefighters near full containment

The Pine Gulch fire has not destroyed any homes or caused any injuries, but firefighters have been battling it for about a month

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I-70 reopens through Glenwood Canyon after two week closure; fires continue to burn across Colorado

The reopening of I-70 is big news to Western Slope communities that were hurting because of the closed route

Energy Primary category in which blog post is published

2nd lawsuit challenging Colorado’s tough new oil and gas air pollution rules is tossed

Judge Martin Egelhoff cited the July 29 dismissal of Weld County’s lawsuit in his decision, finding that Garfield County also could not claim damages arising from a rule that applies to the entire oil and gas industry

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So you need to get to Colorado’s Western Slope? Here are your options.

The Colorado Department of Transportation is encouraging people to stay away from western Colorado for the near future

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Colorado’s mask mandate extended into mid September

The mandate, requiring Coloradans to wear a mask when in indoor public spaces, was set to expire this weekend

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5 found dead after fire in northeast Denver; police say they found evidence of arson

The Denver Police Department says it will "be providing full logistical and investigative support in this matter."