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Summer Travel Down 18%

Thought this would be the “summer without travel”? Think again: AAA forecasts Americans will take 700 million trips between July and September in its latest analysis of economic indicators and survey data. While that number is down nearly 15 percent from last year, marking the first decline in summer travel since 2009, the data indicate Americans are making travel plans – although they’re much different than in years past.  “When it comes to travel, two things are true: Folks want to get out and stretch their legs after months of “stay-at-home” orders,Read More


CBI Virtually Honors Colorado’s Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest Winners

On Tuesday, May 26, 2020, members of the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) virtually recognized three, 5th grade students for their winning entries as part of the National Missing Children’s Day poster contest. CBI Director John Camper and others presented the first-place award to 5th grade student Alicia Cardenas, from Cheraw Elementary in Cheraw Colorado, who won Colorado’s poster contest in recognition of National Missing Children’s Day on May 25. (Cheraw is located approximately 10 miles north of La Junta.)   “Although Alicia’s entry was not selected as the recipientRead More


State provides COVID-19 modeling data

The state released additional COVID-19 modeling data to the public.


10 new presumptive positive cases in Colorado

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) identified 10 new presumptive positive cases of COVID-19, based on overnight testing results


CDPHE to open first drive-up testing center at State Lab in Lowry

 The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment will open the state’s first community testing center for COVID-19 at the state lab tomorrow at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 11.  This will be a drive-up testing center at 8100 E. Lowry Blvd, Denver, CO 80230 for patients meeting the requirements listed below. This week, the center will be open 10 a.m. – 2 p.m Wednesday – Friday. CDPHE will post next week’s schedule on our website when it’s available.  In order to be tested at the state’s community testing center,Read More


Gov. Polis Provides Update on State’s Response to COVID-19

Polis declared a state of emergency in response to COVID-19 (coronavirus)


Colorado plans own testing network to detect COVID-19

Colorado is setting up a testing network to identify coronavirus cases


GOVERNOR’S AG FORUM WELCOME RECEPTION MAKES A MOVE TO THE COLORADO HISTORY CENTER FOR FIRST TIME IN 29 YEARS.

For the first time in 29 years, the welcome reception for the Governor’s Forum on Colorado Agriculture will not be at the Governor’s Mansion.


Statement on EPA’s Waters of the U.S. announcement

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that it is moving forward with removing protections for Colorado streams and wetlands.


State health department announces $1 million settlement with K.P. Kauffman Company

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and the U.S. Department of Justice announced Tuesday, January 21 that they reached a settlement with K.P. Kauffman Company, Inc. (KPK), an oil and gas firm headquartered in Denver.