Year in Review: Ten stories we talked about in 2019
Standley Lake Boating Ban If there was a question of whether Standley Lake was a drinking water source or a recreation facility, it was firmly settled by Westminster city staff when they banned …

Making things key to state’s economic growth

People will continue to be a major factor for Adams County’s economic growth a trio of manufacturers said Dec. 4. “How do we find good people — people that are willing to show up, that are …

Business

Meet the team behind Roaring 2020 celebration

If you rang in the start of 2020 in Westminster with flappers, Jazz and the Charleston, there’s a good chance you’ve seen BCE Productions at work. Meg Denbow, communications director for the …

Pillar of Fire meeting now set for Jan. 14

A hearing on proposed changes to Westminster’s Comprehensive Plan will go to the city’s Planning Commission Jan. 14. Commissioners are scheduled to hear about developer Oread Capital’s plan to …

News

Probe can’t confirm sightings of drones

An official investigation into reports of large drones flying in groups over the Western U.S. plains in the hours after sunset has confirmed nothing illegal or out of the ordinary, a finding of …

Life

‘You Lost Me’ finds audience in Denver

Examining historical documents is like reading a ghost story. When playwright and director Bonnie Metzgar came across a list of about 166 Irish people saved by 17-year-old Ann Harvey from a wreck off …

Sports

Broomfield steals victory from Lady Hawks in conference opener

Jan. 10 in their conference opener, Horizon ladies basketball brought everything they had to walk out of the gymnasium with a win. However, late magic from Broomfield and junior interior presence …

Voices

Editorial cartoon for January 16

Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

First is probably special, but the heck with that

I will never be recognized as the first to do anything. I wasn’t the first in my family to graduate from high school or college, or become a schoolteacher, or nothing. Unless you stretch it. I was …
Norton
Winning Words

The speed of the game is in our hands

A few years ago, we all talked about the easy button. It was a meme before there was anything even known as a meme. There was an icon with a big red button that we all recognized without hesitation, …

Editorial cartoon for Jan. 9

Church offers plan to let Westminster rest in peace

There is good news emanating from the Westminster Presbyterian Church. For some, it will fulfill a quest which has gone unheeded for many years. For others, it may be of interest while the remainder …
Editorial Cartoon

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