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Jakob Rodgers

Nonprofit and health reporter

Jakob Rodgers joined The Gazette in April 2010, affording him the chance to work for his hometown newspaper. He spent time on the crime and military beats before reporting on the public safety net -- a wide-ranging beat encompassing social services, public health and nonprofit organizations.

Overdose Drug-Easing Access
FILE- In this Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, file photograph, a small bottle of the opiate overdose treatment drug, naloxone, also known by its brand name Narcan, is displayed at the South Jersey AIDS Alliance in Atlantic City, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)
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MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
A state inspection found violations at Memorial Hospital. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
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An inmate stood inside his cell talking to another inmate in an ajacent cell inside the Denver County Jail on Smith Road. Karl Gehring, The Denver Post
Violet Clarke leads a chant in protest of Donald J. Trump outside the Gallogly Events Center at UCCS on Friday, July 29, 2016. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette
The empty field beyond the Venetucci Ranch sign will remain empty as the decision has been made not to plant a pumpkin crop this year...by Kevin Kreck
The empty field beyond the Venetucci Ranch sign will remain empty as the decision has been made not to plant a pumpkin crop this year...by Kevin Kreck