41 Colorado counties had level-red coronavirus metrics on New Year’s Eve. They’re now under level-orange restrictions.
Eight counties had already moved to level orange and the remaining 33 were allowed to move up on Monday.
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Coronavirus is running so rampant in many counties -- including Denver, Adams and Jefferson -- they should already be locked down under metrics defining the state’s old dial system.
Hispanic, Black Coloradans have been disproportionately hospitalized because of coronavirus
White Coloradans, meanwhile, are proportionately underrepresented in case counts, hospitalizations and deaths.