Water pipeline’s fate set to wait
The fate of Thornton’s water pipeline from a Cache La Poudre reservoir will wait an another few days for a decision from Larimer County Commissioners. Commissioners tabled testimony and a final …
Tainted drinking water found in South Adams County
A chemical commonly used in firefighting foam and the manufacture of carpeting was found in untreated water in the Quebec and Interstate 270 area that supplies South Adams County Water and Sanitation …
Effort seeks to ease frustration from money woes
Money is one of the key stressors in good economies or bad, so local Premier Members Credit Union is doing what it can to relieve some of the frustration. Andrea Balazs, corporate responsibility and …
News

Playing and moving with drums helps relieve stress in kids, boosts mood

Young children are drawn to drumming sounds and love to move with the beats found in every culture. Just observe young children at powwows, band concerts, weddings, and parades. They are jumping and …

Life

A quick and quirky look at little-known bits of history is a lot of fun

What’s done is done. You can’t go back and erase the past, as much as you might try. You can alter its affects, make excuses for it, or pretend it never happened, but what’s done is done. And …

Sports

Sunday workouts help football players fine-tune talents

The midday sun was hot as some parents and even a couple players during a water break found shade under the bleachers at the Lutheran High School football field in Parker. It’s still the off-season …

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Take a focused approach to information overload

Thanks again for the tremendous support from the community. I really do love receiving your emails, thoughts and questions, so please keep them coming. One of the more common emails I receive lately …
Quiet Desperation

Being tailgated — there’s something stupid behind it

The first recorded incident of following at an unsafe distance occurred about an hour after the invention of the automobile. Understandably, that wouldn’t have been possible, but it probably …

Denver ranked fourth by geeks for Amazon HQ2

Many people have been following the largest economic development seduction (or perhaps incentive) game that has taken on a life of its own. Amazon announced numerous months ago that it was on the …

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 …
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