COVID-19

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Colorado processed 61,000 unemployment claims in four days with upgraded system

$2 trillion federal stimulus package, which provides unemployment benefits to gig workers for the first time, has Colorado employers wondering whether to keep going or lay off workers because of COVID-19.

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Colorado’s governor says he is using data to guide the state’s response to the coronavirus. But the numbers are incomplete.

Colorado researchers are building a model for when COVID-19 will peak in Colorado but say a lack of testing makes that harder

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Deaths linked to coronavirus in Colorado climb to at least 27

There are now confirmed cases of the virus in 42 of Colorado's 64 counties

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Colorado’s coronavirus stay-at-home order raised a lot of questions. Don’t call 911 to ask them.

Residents are wondering if they can pick up children from ex-spouses, teachers want to know if they can deliver homework to students, and some people are even asking if they still have to follow traffic laws.

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Metro counties drop stay-at-home orders for one issued by state of Colorado

Public health departments representing Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Jefferson and Douglas counties say the patchwork of decrees was confusing, and tell residents to stay at home until April 11.

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Colorado will begin testing health care workers, first responders for coronavirus

Health officials say Colorado likely has thousands of additional coronavirus cases that have not yet been reported.

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Here’s where the jobs are in Colorado as unemployment surges during coronavirus’ economic meltdown

Thousands of new jobs available in Colorado in the past week could help offset expenses for laid-off workers or move to a new career

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Colorado is now under a stay-at-home order. But what about those without homes?

With state efforts lagging, Springs Rescue Mission invests in “isolation” shelter to slow the spread of coronavirus, protect people experiencing homelessness -- a move that’s “definitely a test of our faith.”