A Snapchat video of a 13-year-old boy’s suicide roiled a Colorado town — and left police chasing social media ghosts
Multiple middle-schoolers in the small community of Dacono reported watching a video of Von Mercado's death — that then vanished from their phones — frustrating officials and leading to a new state law.
Coloradans keep rejecting statewide tax questions to fund transportation. Democrats are now eyeing a regional approach.By Jesse Paul Transportation Primary category in which blog post is published
U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton pushed back on Colorado Democrats’ CORE Act. Now he has his own public lands bill.By Jesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado’s consumer protection laws are getting much tougher — and that could help with the state’s opioid lawsuitBy Jesse Paul Business Primary category in which blog post is published
WATCH: The Colorado Sun’s post-legislative session forum Monday with Gov. Jared Polis and top state lawmakersBy The Colorado Sun Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
ICEholes beware: Colorado is considering parking fines for blocking electric-vehicle charging stationsBy Tamara Chuang Transportation Primary category in which blog post is published
Split among Democrats on two major issues comes as Colorado’s legislative session heads into final sprint
The paid parental and family leave bill, as well as a measure to abolish Colorado’s death penalty, have been delayed by internal party concerns
Colorado’s prisons offer free tampons to female inmates. The state’s jails might soon be required to as well.
House Bill 1224 arose out of an effort two years ago in the Colorado legislature. “There are jails that do not understand this,” said Denver Sheriff Department Chief Elias Diggins.
Senate Bill 42 faced fierce pushback from Republicans at the Colorado Capitol