We chatted with Dr. Alex Marrero, who is set to begin his first year running Colorado’s largest school district, about the return of in-person learning, COVID-19 vaccine mandates, and assessing kids’ emotional well-being after a trying 18 months.
The Durango native became the first American to win a stage at the Tour de France in 10 years last month. Before he puts his climbing prowess on display again at La Vuelta in Spain, we asked his childhood coach how he learned to power up hills.
Coloradans have endured a lot in the past year and a half, and mental health professionals are worried about the long-term effects of that trauma. Here, we examine who’s been most affected, and how local experts are trying to help us cope.
The versatile infielder may not have made the 2021 MLB All-Star Game, but that doesn’t mean he hasn’t been one of the best players in baseball this season. 5280 asked him how he improved each aspect of his game over the past few months.
The new rules follow guidelines released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that say it is safe for fully vaccinated people to no longer wear masks in almost all indoor and outdoor settings.
The state originally planned to open vaccine distribution to all adults by mid-April. The decision to move the date up comes as Colorado is expected to receive increased inoculation supply and the number of coronavirus variants continues to grow.