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Jury in southwest Colorado convicts man of killing pro cyclist in crash

Cordell Schneider was found guilty Thursday of vehicular homicide and reckless driving for the March 4, 2020, crash near Marvel that killed 39-year-old Benjamin Sonntag

Crime and Courts

Amid violence and COVID, the memory of my grandfather stands as an inspiration

Colorado authors, thinkers and readers share their thoughts on living through historic times as the state fights the progress of coronavirus


Is your throat scratchy from Colorado’s wildfire smoke or coronavirus? Here’s how to tell.

The air quality in Denver was worse than in Beijing and Kolkata the past few days. Here is what health experts are saying about going outside.


Colorado Classic women’s pro cycling race is called off because of coronavirus concerns

Organizers pull the plug on the fourth running of the four-stage, all-women cycling race across the state as the state tightens restrictions to control recent surge in the pandemic.


A bike ride reminded me: Even amid a pandemic gratitude isn’t out of reach

Colorado authors, thinkers and readers share their thoughts on living through historic times as the state fights the progress of coronavirus

Write On, Colorado

The Colorado Classic has world-class cyclists, big parties and four days to prove it can survive

“It’s the part we can’t control.” After going all in to create the only Olympic-qualifying race for female cyclists in the Western Hemisphere, organizers are just waiting for the crowds.


As the women-only Colorado Classic kicks off, two star riders show how hard it is to survive in the pro peloton

The Colorado Classic, which begins Thursday, will feature 96 of the world’s top women cyclists -- including former CU teammates -- bent on establishing a sustainable model for pro racing in the U.S.


As Colorado biking fatalities rise, a Boulder cyclist’s loved ones seek justice after he was left for dead

Andrew Bernstein, 34, was struck by a vehicle in a hit-and-run in Boulder County on Saturday. More cyclists have been dying on Colorado’s roads in recent years, according to state data.


“We want to create that Billie Jean King moment”: Colorado Classic bringing women cyclists’ stories into the light

The Olympic-qualifying all-women event is looking to elevate its athletes in pursuit of equity


Women-only Colorado Classic picks up big sponsor, giving the race financial stability and long-term viability

Two-year deal with Colorado newcomer VF Corp puts 4-stage pro cycling race on firmer footing than USA Pro Challenge, its co-ed predecessor


“Colorado is in the right place to change the game”: Colorado Classic drops men, sets up women-only pro racing event for 2019

“I think this is a Billie Jean King kind of moment," said race organizer Ken Gart