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Northglenn Police ready to settle in as Justice Center opens

The days of Northglenn Police Chief Jim May playing MacGyver with the police station are over. The 14,000 square feet of space in City Hall’s basement is outdated and overcrowded for Northglenn’s …
Last-minute confusion clears: Rocky Flats will open Saturday
In early August, a federal judge decided not to block trail construction at Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge, despite local citizens' and organizations' claims that it is environmentally unsafe. …
Suicide prevention — ‘None of us can do this alone’

Juan Escobedo prods his students for an answer. It is still early in the morning, and the students, ranging in age from college-age to seniors, clutch steaming cups of coffee as they rack their …

Fast start lifts Heritage over Thornton

The Heritage Eagle’s fast start so far this season didn’t slow down Sept. 14 at Five Star Stadium as it took two offensive plays to seize control and run away with a 40-6 win over the Thornton …

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We Fight to the Finish!

County Assessor candidates go on the attack

Opponents in the race to be Adams County’s assessor took swipes at each other to close out a mannerly candidates meet-and-greet in Northglenn Sept. 14. Republican Patsy Melonakis, the Republican …

A weekend of discovery at Grandoozy
For as long as I can remember, Denver and the surrounding suburbs have been an occasional festival home. Which meant if a young music fan on a budget like myself wanted the festival experience, they …

Horizon handles Mountain Range

Mountain Range’s volleball team was match for Horizon as the Hawks defeated the Mustangs 3-0 at their home gym Sept. 13. Horizon won in straight sets, 25-11, 25-15 and 25-15. After the Sept. 13 …

News

$567 million bond would improve security, buildings, programs

A key part of the $1.3 billion that Jeffco Public Schools says it needs to bring outdated district buildings up to structural and educational standards and to address continuing population growth …

Life

Fall is here and getting festive

The only obvious indication that fall is around the corner is Starbucks bringing back its popular pumpkin latte. The heat has still been scorching throughout much of the state, and the cool, crisp …

Sports

Clutch defensive scores help Mountain Range prevail over Rangeview

Rangeview High School had hoped that a brisk, comfortable Thursday night at their District Stadium would lead to their first win of the season on their Homecoming Night. But despite outgaining …

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Westy utility rates likely to jump in 2019 and 2020

Last week, the Westminster City Council took a key step toward increasing water and sewer rates for both 2019 and 2020. Staff provided a thorough presentation on the needs and rationale to raise the …
Quiet Desperation

Day-by-day for 20 years adds up to just one day

Unless they have taken it all down, there are still some reminders at my alma mater that I passed through there 20 years ago. I donated three or four paintings, maybe more. I can’t remember. I was …
Winning Words

It’s a small world with great big opportunities

As the internet and easily accessible travel options continue to make us feel like the world is getting smaller all the time, we have to remember that famous quote by Steven Wright, “It may be a …

Marijuana education helps prevent trouble

As your kids return to their school routine, they’re one year older and will face new challenges just as they do every year. And if you haven’t had the conversation about marijuana with them, why …
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