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Independence Day celebrations get under way

Stars and Stripes in Adams County Adams County’s annual Stars and Stripes event kicks off at 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 3 at the Riverdale Regional Park, 9755 Henderson Road, Brighton. This year’s … more

Commuters fill the bike paths

Bike to Work Day 2019 drew about 35,000 participants this year, according to local event estimates. People came out in droves to support the cause of encouraging alternative forms of … more

Thornton baseball riding momentum

Prior to 2019 for Thornton High School, the baseball program hadn’t had a winning season since 2004. However, things are changing for the Trojans under third-year manager Jeremy Miller. Going 11-10 … more

Thornton teacher selected for White House institute

A teacher at Century Middle School in Thornton was selected to attend the White House Historical Association’s exclusive White House History Teacher Institute. Michelle Pearson will spend a week in … more

Amazon hiring for Thornton, Aurora openings

National online retailer Amazon is looking to fill 2,000 positions at company warehouses in Thornton and Aurora this summer. Employees will work in Amazon’s customer fulfillment and delivery … more

County dedicates Pelican Ponds Open Space

It was a long path from an old sand and gravel pit alongside Thornton’s Riverdale Road to a clean open space, Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser said. “A project like this just does not just … more

Weld planners favor portion of Thornton pipeline

Thornton’s proposed drinking water pipeline cleared one hurdle last week, getting a positive recommendation for a portion planned to pass through Weld County. The Weld County Planning Commission … more

Thornton police offer crime prevention tips at business seminar

Thornton businesses and residents can get some tips on protecting themselves when the Thornton Police Department addresses the Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission June 26. “We offered this … more

Thornton High School Graduation 2019

Seniors, teachers and family members gathered at the Coors Event Center on the University of Colorado Campus May 15 for graduation and commencment ceremonies for the Class of 2019. In all, 303 … more

Thornton baseball clinches first winning season in 15 years

Traveling for their final road game of the season May 6 against conference foe, Hinkley (8-15, 4-6 in conference), Thornton baseball (11-9, 5-4 in conference) achieved a goal that hasn’t been met … more

ThorntonFest moves to June 8

Thornton will reschedule its annual one-day spring celebration to June 8, surrendering the weekend before Memorial Day spot it held for 22 years thanks to two years of lousy weather. “We’re … more

An opening at the top

For Heidi Williams, running for another term in the Thornton’s mayor’s chair simply isn’t an option. She reached the limit of terms when she won her second term back in 2015. Even so, Williams … more

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Amazon opens its doors to Thornton STEM students

Their Amazon tour guides told the kids from Thornton’s STEM Launch School they could ask anything they wanted — and so, they did. Who built the robots that populate the 800,000 square foot … more

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Reducing pollution on small and large scales Reducing pollution on small and large scales We are a class of 10 students at the New America School in Thornton in Zoraida Martinez's leadership program. … more

Riverdale Ridge baseball hangs on in thriller against Thornton

In what began as an 8-0 lead for Riverdale Ridge (2-3) against Thornton (1-4), the Trojans didn’t lay down on the road. After scoring five runs in the third to cut the lead to three, the fun was … more

News in a Hurry

Paint Recycling Event in Thornton Coloradoans who have unwanted paint and especially residents and businesses of Thornton and surrounding communities are invited to come to Thornton’s … more

Rangeview ladies soccer speeds past Thornton

Hoping to clinch their first win of the young season, Thornton’s ladies soccer (0-2) couldn’t contain the acceleration and athleticism of the Lady Raiders’ (2-1) front line on the road in the … more

Familiarity tour

Thornton Mayor Heidi Williams is plenty proud of her community, but she didn’t mind showing some of the places that could use some help to U.S. Congressman Jason Crow. Williams led Crow, the … more

Teen gets life sentence in Campbell murder

The teenager who admitted to killing 10-year-old Kiaya Campbell in June 2017 will go to prison for a minimum of 40 years, according to sentencing in Adams County District Court March 11. Aidan Demmie … more
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