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  • Silverton in the late 1800s. Photo Rio Grande Archives.
    A Wild West Town

    Silverton residents were snowbound for 73 days. Residents were down to their last few cups of flour. See what happened on page 2 of the August issue.

    • August 1, 2015
  • WillRogers
    Remembering Will Rogers

        “My little jokes don’t do any harm. But every time Congress makes a joke, it’s a law. And every time they make a law, it’s a joke.”...

    • August 1, 2015
  • HealthWeb
    Health Insurance

    Are the state and federal websites really helping people get the insurance they need? And can they get insurance they can afford? See page 9 of the August issue.

    • August 1, 2015
  • HighHealthCare
    High Drug Costs

    More states are stepping up to cushion the financial pain for patients who need medicines that can cost up to hundreds of thousands of dollars a year. Find out...

    • August 1, 2015
  • DevilBottle
    The Devil Is in That Bottle

    It was the last “dry” town in Colorado. See this story of an unusual pioneer town, page 2 of the July issue.

    • July 4, 2015
  • PriceyDrugs
    High Drug Costs

    Specialty drugs to treat cancer and some other life-threatening diseases are so expensive many patients cannot afford them—$1,000 or more per pill. Page 6 of the July issue.

    • July 4, 2015
  • MountainJim
    Rocky Mountain Jim

      The gunshot should have killed him immediately but didn’t. Years later, Isabella claimed his ghost appeared before her. See page 7 of the July issue.

    • July 3, 2015
  • DigitalDoc
    The New Doctoring

    How good—and safe—is the new digital medicine where doctors and hospitals rely heavily on computerized systems for diagnosis and treatment of patients? Page 11 in the July issue.

    • July 3, 2015
  • Anna Dickinson, the first woman to climb Colorado's highest
mountain. Library of Congress.
    Colorado Climbers

      These are the first men and women to climb Colorado’s highest mountains. Some risked their lives. See page 2 in the June issue.

    • June 2, 2015
  • pioneerwoman2
    A Frontier Woman

      She lived with only a memory of her  daughter whose life had been cut short by a hard, unyielding frontier. Page 4 of the June issue.

    • June 2, 2015