Remembering Vi June, Westminster mayor
Vi June, Westminster's first woman mayor, long-time political voice and newspaper columnist, died Saturday Aug. 15 surrounded by family. She was 88 years old. …
Northglenn wants more time to consider police reform

Reforming the city’s Police Department is not something Northglenn’s leaders want to rush into, they said during a special meeting Aug. 12. “It’s hard to move forward with something we …

Adams County, housing authority offer rent and mortgage help

Maiker Housing Partners and Adams County will offer grants to help Adams County pay their housing costs and avoid evictions. The grants use funding from the CARES Act contributed by the county and …

Adams County open space projects to share $4.9 million

A series of 19 open space projects throughout Adams County — including one in Westminster and three in Thornton — will split $4.9 million in grants from a county program. Projects include new …

News

Broncos crowd-size deal wasn't special treatment, state says

At a racetrack that became ground zero for the debate over Colorado's pandemic crowd-size limits, a gathering of at least hundreds amassed for a group photo at the end of a protest against what …

Life

Opening Denver’s virtual doors

Many of us have spent the majority of the last six months or so in our homes, which means at some point we’ve had to reckon with the design choices we’ve made. There’s a reason so many people …

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Sports

IN THE RUNNING

Runners from several Adams 12 high schools battled smoke from wildfires and competition from Front Range League powerhouses Boulder and Fossil Ridge, during Horizon High’s Hawk Hustle on Sept. 18. …

Voices

Letter to the Editor: Retire Gardner

Retire Gardner Ballots will soon to be mailed to Coloradans and voters need to think about the Colorado race for U.S. Senate. Cory Gardner has failed Colorado on pandemic relief. And failed …

The art of selective public information

What exactly is “the art of selective public information?” It’s a phrase that I have coined after observing the City of Westminster’s so-called “public information” operations. As you …
Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

Instagram and indiscretion are on the shame page

Instagram, Instagram, wherefore art thou, Instagram — and why? I guess it must be good for something. But not a day goes by that someone isn’t apologizing or being shamed, slammed or threatened …
Norton
Winning Words

Hope, encouragement open endless possibilities

Hope may not be a strategy, but then again it just might be, especially when we tie it to encouragement. Although I have personally limited the amount of time I spend reading or watching the news, …
Newell
Guest column

Our community is bigger than we think

I’ve lived in Littleton for almost 30 years and have had a wonderful life here — close enough to access the arts, facilities, and museums of Denver, but nice and separate from the downtown …
Editorial Cartoon

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