Timeline: Top Colorado stories of 2023

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From left to right: Lauren Boebert, U.S. representative for Colorado’s 3rd congressional district. Sheneen McClain, the mother of Elijah McClain. Former U.S. President Donald Trump.

When the end of the year arrives, it can be hard to recall what all has transpired since the ball last dropped. So, we’ve made a timeline of events that highlight the year’s major happenings – as well as stories that captured your attention – throughout 2023.

Scroll forth to remember a year's worth of Colorado news, and catch up on the stories you might have missed.

Daniel J. Schneider contributed to this timeline.