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Thornton celebrates homecoming with big football win

Thornton’s Miles Poole ran for 137 yards and a touchdown as Thornton High School celebrated homecoming with a 40-18 over Littleton Sept. 10 at Adams 12 Stadium in … more

DA clears Thornton officers in April shooting

BRIGHTON -- The 17th Judicial District Attorney's Office will not file charges against Thornton police officers who were involved in an April shooting. Officers shot Raymond Quintana. "Based on … more

Thornton municipal judge passes away

Thornton's municipal judge, Charles Rose, passed away at the age of 68 on Monday, the city announced in a news release. Rose worked for the city for 33 years after starting as an associate judge in … more

Divide between north metro city council representation and population

The 2020 Census showed that North Denver Metro cities have become more diverse in the past decade, but representation on local city councils has not kept up. About 49% of residents in Brighton, … more

Northglenn claims I-25 Bowl Trophy

Northglenn defeated Thornton rivals in a decisive manner Aug. 27 at Adams 12 North Stadium, claiming the annual I-25 Bowl matchup 30-6. Scores and stats were not available for either team as of … more

27J changes mask policy after contentious board meeting

The 27J Schools board of education was one of the first school boards in Adams County’s districts to meet after county commissioners voted to opt out the Tri-County Health Department’s mask order … more

Thornton hires new city attorney

Tami Yellico will be Thornton’s next city attorney starting in October. Thornton City Council voted 7-2 to approve Yellico’s contract with the city at a meeting Aug. 24. The hiring follows the … more

Election 2021: Thornton City Council seats ballot set

Thornton's Ward 3 will see a different face on the City Council next year as Council veteran Sam Nizam steps down. Nizam is the only incumbent on the City Council not seeking another term. Instead, … more

Adams charts top population growth

Adams County and its municipalities were among the highest growing areas in Colorado, new 2020 Census data shows. Adams County added 77,969 new people between 2010 and 2020, a nearly 18% increase. It … more

Northglenn officers involved in shooting

One suspect allegedly involved in an earlier homicide was killed in a shootout with Northglenn Police and Thornton Police Aug. 17. On August 17, at approximately 11:30 a.m. officers of the Northglenn … more

Severe weather in August

The calendar said it was Aug. 19. Mother Nature didn't particularly notice. A round of severe weather rumbled through parts of Denver and its suburbs in the midafternoon. It prompted tornado … more

Thornton HS scoreboard Sept. 19

Softball Thornton needed three innings to beat Abraham Lincoln 17-0 in the season opener Aug. 17 in Thornton. Araya William led the Trojans' offense with four RBIs. She, Lilly Auten, Trinity … more

Thornton political sign debate resurfaces

An amendment to the city of Thornton’s sign code that has sparked a fierce debate among the city council about free speech passed on a 5-3 vote at a meeting on Aug. 10. Primarily, the code change … more

Home repair a crucial part of protecting affordable housing

Emergency home repair is another way to keep people in their homes. Keeping people housed is top-of-mind for many, given that a sweeping federal eviction moratorium just expired and a newer, narrower … more

Public safety's night to shine

Residents and police met up in parks throughout Northglenn, Thornton and Westminster Aug 3, part of National Night Out. The event brings gets police and firefighters throughout the country bring their equipment and themselves to local parks to celebrate National Night Out, an effort designed to get residents and first responders together to build community. more

CDBG money approved in Westminster and Thornton

This year, the cities of Westminster and Thornton will spend community development block grant funding on home repairs, parks and open space enhancements, and homelessness outreach. Westminster and … more

Masks optional for Adams 12 and 27J, but required for Westminster

Adams 12 Five Star Schools and 27J Schools will not require students to wear masks indoors this coming semester, but Westminster Public Schools will. All three districts will not require students … more

City councils have preliminary talks about new relief money

With new tranches of federal pandemic relief funding, the cities of Thornton and Northglenn are figuring out how they want to spend the money. Northglenn is receiving $9.7 million, and Thornton is … more

Thornton takes steps towards tackling metro district abuse

The city of Thornton regulates metropolitan districts very little, which developers have taken advantage of. So, the city is looking to close several loopholes, city staff explained at a city council … more

Despite progress, shopping center still has far to go

One of the Thornton Shopping Center’s derelict buildings has been demolished, but it still will be a while before the property can be redeveloped, Thornton City Council learned during a July 6 … more
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