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Each Colorado coronavirus patient is spreading the disease to as many as 4 people, governor says

The coronavirus has sickened more than 1,700 people in Colorado and killed at least 33. More than 200 people are hospitalized.

At least 12 Colorado deaths — including in Denver — now linked to coronavirus

The new deaths include two people in Denver and one in Weld County

Coronavirus now linked to at least 9 deaths in Colorado

Recent tests showed a Gunnison County man in his 50s who died earlier this month also had contracted coronavirus.

Silverman: Be a positive lifeline during the coronavirus quarantine – we’re all in this together

Governor opts to ask — not mandate — that people stay home; requires some employers to limit in-person workforce by 50%

Gov. Jared Polis says "this situation grows more serious by the day"

Nicolais: Comparisons of the coronavirus to the flu should terrify us

Last week my neighbor passed away from the flu, and I worry that the care provided to him won’t be available for Coloradans infected with the coronavirus

Colorado governor asks landlords to forgo evictions, penalties for late rent; forms business-response panel

There are nearly 300 confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado. Four people have been killed by the disease.

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

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

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

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.

Carman: When the spit hits the fan, universal access to health care is critical

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'

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

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.

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.

Northern Colorado hospital worker tests positive for COVID-19, prompts possible self-quarantine for colleagues

Banner Health tells employees that a co-worker is among those with the coronavirus. A source says she works at hospitals in Greeley and Larimer County.

Should the Colorado legislature shut down because of coronavirus? The conversation is well underway.

The Colorado General Assembly’s leadership is seeking information on what it would mean for them to temporarily halt lawmaking as COVID-19 anxieties spread. One top lawmaker is already urging people to postpone Capitol tours.

“A test of our Colorado character”: High country will be hardest hit by coronavirus, governor warns

There were 33 confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado on Tuesday, at least 17 of which were rooted in the high country. In Aspen, nine people were diagnosed with the disease on Tuesday alone.

9 people connected to Australian coronavirus patient test positive for disease; 1 more test pending

“These visitors are currently in quarantine,” said Karen Koenemann, Pitkin County public health director

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