Health insurance premiums are expected to stay stable next year for individuals buying coverage on the Colorado insurance exchange, continuing a cost-saving trend under a state-run program that covers the most expensive cases, Gov. Jared Polis said Tuesday.
Colorado lifted some fishing restrictions along a stretch of the Colorado River on Tuesday, but biologists warn that historically low water flows caused by a drought in the U.S. West, high water temperatures and wildfire sediment that all starve trout of oxygen could force future bans.
King Soopers announced on Friday that they are donating $1 million to the Colorado Healing Fund to support the needs of victims, families, survivors, and the community that was affected by the recent mass shooting at a Boulder King Soopers.
Governor Polis ordered flags on all public buildings to be lowered to half-staff until April 1 to honor Nucla Naturita Fire Protection District Chief Chester Riley, who passed away from a heart attack while on call on March 20.
The latest victims of a deadly avalanche season in the Rocky Mountain region include a snowmobiler who was buried by a snow slide in northern Colorado and another snowmobiler who died in an avalanche in western Wyoming.
Colorful Colorado. The state already has the most National Scenic Byways in the country, and it was announced on Thursday that two additional Colorado’s Scenic and Historic Byways have been added to the national list.