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Homeless advocates debate best actions

After one of the coldest weekends in Colorado in a while, Adams County, city councilors and residents are pausing to assess the merits of various resources for people without shelter. The county’s … more

Deputy OK after crash

An Adams County sheriff's deputy is OK after a crash on an area freeway Feb. 17. It happened shortly before 2:30 p.m. at I-270 and York Street.  Local media are reporting that the incident … more

A Tyrannosaur named Sue

For many people, the Tyrannosaurus rex is the dinosaur, and it’s easy to understand why. There’s no animal today that comes close to the sheer intimidation and raw power that this Cretaceous-era … more

Hopes high for second semester amid north metro schools

School districts in Adams County are returning for their second semester with new optimism and plans. Westminster Public Schools and Brighton’s 27J Schools returned to hybrid learning Jan. 11 and … more

Tri-County Health learns from Adams County curfew

An Adams County-specific public health order that had instituted a curfew expired prematurely on Jan. 4 after Gov. Jared Polis’ decision to loosen COVID-19 restrictions. Adams was one of three … more

Shooting at Westminster’s IMT Hyland Hills injures two

An early New Year’s Day shooting at Westminster’s IMT Hyland Hills apartment complex left two people injured. Westminster police arrived on scene after the shooting occurred when … more

Area hospitals not full, but fear another surge

Hospitals in the wider Adams County region are running out of space, with officials expecting a post-Thanksgiving surge. About 80 percent of the county’s ICU capacity is full, according to most … more

Adams County rolls out a new restaurant rules

Adams County rolled out a new restaurant stability program to help businesses deal with indoor dining capacity restrictions. According to a press statement, the program offers a one-time, $10,000 … more

Colorado’s space race taking off

Colorado has made its giant leap toward the future of passenger space travel to Europe within an hour by 2028. The Colorado Air and Spaceport, Director Dave Ruppel signed an agreement with Shuji … more

Casting their ballots

A trio of voters cast ballots for the 2020 General Election Oct. 30 at the Adams County Voter Service and Polling Center at Thornton’s Trail Winds Recreation Center. For results of the Nov. 3 … more

Letter to the Editor: Commissioners urge YES on 1A & 1B

Commissioners urge YES on 1A & 1B Adams County is a great place to live, work and recreate and in 30 years, it will be the third-largest county in Colorado — with more people than Denver. We … more

Tri-County membership an issue for Adams County

Adams County commissioners took aim at their Douglas County counterparts Oct. 6, saying they were not willing to consider a 2021 budget for Tri-County Health until Douglas County had decided whether … more

Program provides therapy within schools

Community Reach Center in Adams County is extending services to meet the needs of students in area school districts through the school-based therapy program. The program provides counseling … more

New center to provide historical resource

For the first time, Westminster historical documents will have a home for safe keeping. The Westminster Historical Society, with the help of Adams County School District 50, is creating the … more
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