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Coming from the Manhattan District Attorney's office, Michael Dougherty says he's learned to in do justice in "every case, without fear or favor."

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WASHINGTON — Vice President Mike Pence plans to maintain an aggressive campaign schedule this week despite an apparent outbreak of the coronavirus among his senior aides, the White House says.

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"As spiritual leaders overseeing 427 churches in Colorado, we are critical of the recent federal court ruling regarding public health, which allows faith communities to not adhere to state public health mandates regarding crowd size and mask wearing," read their letter to Gov. Jared Polis.

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The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment announced the Colorado Exposure Notification service Thursday morning, which will alert anyone who enables the app to be notified if they've been near someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.

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Douglas County residents could be eligible for assistance with food, medication, gas, burials, housing costs if provided an eviction notice, utility bills if provided a shutoff notice and motel costs if experiencing homelessness.

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WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reported some progress in advance of a Tuesday deadline for reaching a pre-election deal with President Donald Trump on a new coronavirus relief package, but the same core problems bedeviling the effort remain in place despite optimistic talk from the …

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Seven months into the coronavirus pandemic, religious organizations have been in the forefront of clashes over government-ordered restrictions on large gatherings aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19 that they claim violate constitutional rights and discriminate against them.

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Effective immediately, face coverings will be required in all outdoor settings with few exceptions, including being outside alone or with a household member. Organized athletic programming will also be exempt. The second order will cut the number of unrelated people allowed to gather together in half, from 10 to 5, in both public and private gatherings, non-organized athletic events and workplace settings, such as meetings.

 

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For the second straight week, state health officials listed a Colorado university as the source of a sizable coronavirus outbreak, and for the second straight week, the school says there is no such outbreak. But state health officials said there was community transmission within the college and that reporting only on separate, smaller outbreaks didn't capture that spread.

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Gov. Jared Polis received his flu shot Wednesday on the lawn of the governor's mansion, urging the public to get vaccinated during a "critical juncture" before the flu season further complicates Colorado's resurgent coronavirus threat.

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The recommendations specifically include the promotion of lift ticket purchases online or by phone and the requirement to wear masks on lifts and gondolas, with gondola windows kept open even in inclement weather. However, in extreme weather or in the event of injury or emergency, ski areas are allowed to prioritize needs for shelter and safety ahead of the pandemic guidance.

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The timing and extent of the nation's and Colorado's economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic will depend on how quickly the virus spreads in the coming months, a Federal Reserve Bank economist said Tuesday.

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Even though public health experts acknowledge that outside activities with social distance are a relatively safe environment from COVID-19, Colorado Parks and Wildlife has nonetheless released a list of recommendations for hunters this season.

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The governor did make one change from previous mask orders. The order allows the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, in conjunction with local public health departments, to grant waivers  for "certain indoor activities that take place for a limited time period if such activities cannot practically or safely be performed while wearing a mask."

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“Burnout amongst health care workers, especially in the ICU pre-pandemic was at epidemic proportions already,” Anuj Mehta, a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health, told Colorado Public Radio. “And it's only worse now. It's going to be a reckoning that we all have to face.”