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Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

“It feels like my back is up against a wall”: Why a handful of Colorado lawmakers are afraid to come to the Capitol

The Colorado legislature began allowing remote voting and participation this week after a partisan fight over whether to allow the practice.

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

“At risk of dying alone”: Strict hospital no-visitors policies halting some families’ goodbyes

A Colorado mom hospitalized for 21 days died Tuesday without seeing her husband or two children, despite the family’s repeated requests for an exception to a policy barring visitors during the coronavirus crisis

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

Man told to wear mask shoots Waffle House cook in Aurora, police say

Police in Aurora arrested Kelvin Watson, 27, on Monday on a charge of attempted first-degree murder

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

Most of Denver area to remain under stay-at-home order as governor eases statewide restrictions

The extended orders mean that about half of Colorado’s 6 million residents will remain under some kind of stay-at-home directive. Douglas County, the lone exception, will follow the state’s safer-at-home guidance.

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

Coronavirus stole their last months of high school in Colorado, and a long list of traditions

From prom to graduation to just hanging out with friends, Colorado seniors are missing out on some final moments. But they say this isn’t the worst thing that’s happened to the class of 2020.

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado researchers are racing to find an antiviral drug that could save people with the new coronavirus

A team at the CU pharmacy school is testing modified versions of two HIV drugs in the hopes of finding a treatment that works for the virus.