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Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

A Telluride couple is paying for their entire county’s coronavirus tests. They hope the results will stop the disease everywhere.

The idea is that the data collected in the testing can be used far beyond the box canyon that holds Telluride and broader San Miguel County

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado announces third, fourth coronavirus deaths

The victims were a man in his 60s from El Paso County and an older person with preexisting conditions from Crowley County

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado hospitals are postponing elective surgeries, reusing masks in preparation for a coronavirus surge

Hospitals and urgent care centers are already seeing numbers rise as more people who aren’t infected but are worried about COVID-19 come to get examined

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

U.S. moves nearer to coronavirus shutdown as Colorado health officials recommend groups of 50 or more don’t gather

Because large events can fuel the spread of the disease, the CDC said gatherings of 50 people or more should be canceled or postponed throughout the country for the next eight weeks.

Nicolais: Colorado and the nation face the coronavirus paradox

As COVID-19 spreads, it is important to remember not to panic and take the precautions that will 'flatten the curve'

Opinion
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Colorado governor orders all ski resorts to close for at least a week in extraordinary move

The order marks the most significant use of Polis’ powers since he declared a state of emergency on Tuesday

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

A Crested Butte woman came home from Hawaii with sniffles. Then she found out it was coronavirus.

Lisa Merck, a nurse practitioner, was sick for weeks before she was finally tested for COVID-19. “It didn’t even cross my mind,” she told The Colorado Sun of having the life-threatening disease.

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Colorado announces its first death from the coronavirus

The person who died was a woman in her 80s with underlying health conditions. She lived independently in El Paso County.