Last week, 15,603 people applied for regular unemployment benefits, down from 17,825 the week before, while 6,635 self-employed and gig workers applied for filed claims for federal Pandemic Unemployment Assistance in Colorado, the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment said Thursday. Last week's regular unemployment benefits payout was up from $88.8 million the week before. … [Read more...] about Unemployment applications drop in Colorado as payout grows
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The recently graduated senior posted a 24-4 record in the fall with a 0.59 earned-run average and struck out 339 batters in 167 innings of work. She also added 11 home runs and 30 runs batted in while hitting .455 on the year, helping the Indians advance to the quarterfinals of the Class 5A state softball tournament. … [Read more...] about Loveland’s Laurin Krings named Gatorade Colorado softball player of the year
On Tuesday, there was an increase of 19 deaths of people who had the virus and 16 additional fatalities tied directly to COVID-19 over Monday’s tallies, though there’s a lag in reporting deaths to the state health department — particularly death-certificate data. There are 367 people hospitalized as of Tuesday afternoon, according to state data, the fewest since March 30. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus in Colorado, May 27: A look at the latest updates on COVID-19
The newspaper, citing an affidavit, reported that police discovered the alleged operation Tuesday after acting on a tip – and once they tracked down the 49-year-old, he claimed his brand of the drug was a “healthy meth substance.” … [Read more...] about Colorado suspect claimed he was making ‘healthy meth substance’ with acai berries, report says