Thornton mulls spreading out water rate increase
A planned six percent rate hike for Thornton water customers may get spread out over two years, according to a plan being considered by city councilors. The council has heard a proposal to increase …
Thornton checking up on marijuana licensees
Renewal requirements for Thornton’s marijuana-selling establishments could get stiffer under a plan City Councilors are reviewing. Councilors are considering requiring marijuana licensees to submit …
News

Small companies hit hard by import, export tariffs

Time and effort have gone down the drain for Steve Gould, who is scrambling to find new customers for his gin, whiskey and other spirits since the United States has taken a tough stance on trade …

Life

‘The Rock’ towers over action tropes in ‘Skyscraper’

I like to imagine what King Kong, as a popcorn-chomping moviegoer, might make of “Skyscraper,” the latest summer actioner staring Dwayne Johnson. Would he, watching a goliath ascend the exterior …

Sports

Tebow tabbed for school's ring of honor

Former Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow will soon receive a major honor. Tebow, a two-time national champion and 2007 Heisman Trophy winner, will be inducted into the University of Florida …

Voices

Campaigns point toward November

The primary election is behind us. You can check it off your To Do list. Colorado’s record-setting turnout last month was encouraging to see and reflected the first-time unaffiliated voter …
Winning Words

Do your part to create the best news of the day

One of my very favorite ways to stay in touch with people during the peak busy season is a quick text. Just a little nudge or reminder that I am thinking of them right at that moment. Depending on …
Quiet Desperation

Human-dog relationship status: ‘It’s uncomplicated’

Why does your dog lick your face? You say, “My dog doesn’t lick my face.” Do me a favor, and just play along. Your dog licks your face because it tastes like a ham on rye. How can your face …

Editorial Cartoon for July 5, 2018

It's time for clean car standards

It’s time for clean car standards It is not shocking news that in the recent years, the transportation sector has surpassed the energy sector as the number one emitter of carbon pollution in the …
Editorial Cartoon

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