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CBD unregulated, but vendors undaunted

The sign in front of his business is subtle, yet Todd Muck said it can scare people off who are wary of the three-letter abbreviation and its association to the newest extension of the cannabis …
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Pending Kaiser Permanente strike: 5 things to know

A few thousand Kaiser Permanente workers in Colorado may join tens of thousands nationwide in an October strike that a union says is a push for fair negotiation and wage increases that keep up with …
Rick Sierra, left, and Tim McCormack present the largest donation to date that Guys Who Give have raised, to RAD Advocates during their quarterly flash philanthropy meeting. From left to right: Rick Sierra, Kathleen Johnson, Amy Van Tine, Beth Cochran, Tim McCormack.

Flash philanthropy benefits local nonprofits

A group of 13 Adams County guys with good hearts have helped quite a few people in the past 12 months. Hungry children in Adams county, suicide prevention, helping refugee children in Colorado and …
Adams County Clerk and Recorder Josh Zygielbaum answers audience questions regarding the safety of local elections.

County ballots in safe hands, officials say

Adams County’s election officials are doing their best to safeguard November’s ballots, they told a League of Women Voters group Sept. 9. Adams County Clerk and Recorder Josh Zygielbaum and …
Westminster City Councilors took two nights and heard comments from more than 50 people before approving St. Mark’s Village, a housing development on six acres north of 97th Avenue and east of Federal Boulevard. In this image, courtesy of Google Maps, the Wishbone Restaurant is in the upper left corner along Federal. The six acre lot surrounds the restaurant.

Affordable housing project wins support

Giving new people a chance to live in Westminster ultimately outweighed zoning concerns over a new affordable housing development Sept. 10 as City Councilors approved the St. Mark Village …

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Jeffco Sheriff and partner organizations solve 38-year-old cold case

Thanks to advancements in technology in genealogical DNA matching, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office has solved a cold case that was nearly four decades old. At a press conference on Sept. 10, …
Education
Incoming sixth-graders depart a school bus at Century Middle School in Thornton on Aug. 14, the first day of classes for Adams 12 Five Star Schools.

Back to school

Students from across Adams County returned to classes Aug.15, from kindergarten through 12th grade. At Thornton’s Century Middle School, incoming 6th graders were greeted by 8th grade students …

Comcast awards scholarships to area students

Comcast awarded $75,000 in scholarships to 30 college-bound students across Colorado, including students from the metro Denver area, as part of the Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program. …

Pinnacol Foundation scholarships total $474,890

The Pinnacol Foundation recently awarded $474,890 in scholarships to 100 students across Colorado for the 2019-20 academic year. The foundation provides scholarships each year to students whose …

Gov. Polis visits Westminster kindergarten

Governor Jared Polis (D) visited Westminster's Cotton Creek Elementary Aug. 14 to mark the beginning of school and the start of the schools full-day kindergarten program. Polis toured the school …

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Reporter Stories: First Day of School at STEM, last day for our reporter

We talk with our Douglas County School District reporter Alex DeWind on her last day about covering the first day of school at Highlands Ranch's STEM School.
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Temple Grandin spoke at a Developmental Pathways roundtable on Sept. 9.

Temple Grandin urges workforce inclusion, trade skills

Local community leaders recently heard from renowned autism advocate Temple Grandin on employing people with disabilities and workplace inclusion. Developmental Pathways serves individuals with …

Pillar of Fire developers making the rounds

The views from the Pillar of Fire’s farmland are too good not to share, according to developer Chad Ellington, partner in Oread Capital. “We really want to open that up to the community and give …

Mental Health Colorado honors Vail Resorts

Vail Resorts will be honored with the Workplace Wellness award during Mental Health Colorado's 2019 Tribute Gala on Sept. 28, according to a news release. Each year, Mental Health Colorado honors a …

Oil and gas defenders, critics test Colorado's new law

Colorado has just begun rewriting its oil and gas rules under a new law that flips the state's priorities from producing energy to protecting the public, but industry defenders and critics are …

Cars still more efficient than newer SUVs

Yes, your sport utility vehicle has gotten smaller and more fuel efficient over the years. But even with those gains, SUVs still are behind cars when it comes to gas mileage. The reason: SUVs are …
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