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Yuma County
Yuma County

Rural Colorado firefighter killed battling wildfire driven by high winds

Larry Wyant, a volunteer firefighter with the Joes Fire Department, died Tuesday in southern Yuma County


How southern Colorado is working to bridge the digital divide in schools

One in 20 Colorado students live in a home without internet access. Most of those houses have elementary school age kids and are in rural or low-income areas.


The view from a hospital on Colorado’s Eastern Plains as it works to avoid being overrun by coronavirus

“If we start getting a whole bunch of illness within our staff,” said Dr. Lindsey Paulson, who has worked in Wray for a decade, “I think then we’re sort of sunk.”