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Officials urge strong bond between schools, business

Officials from three Metro North school districts all made the same point to Westminster businesses Aug. 29 — we’re trying to craft your future employees, but we need your help. “What our … more

Trial date set for accused Wal-Mart shooter

The trial of the accused Wal-Mart shooter Scott Ostrem is scheduled to begin in January, but District Judge Mark Warner left room for Ostrem’s defense to change his plea between now and then. … more

New projects equal job growth for Northern Metro

Amazon’s new fulfillment center and warehouse is only the start when it comes to jobs in the Metro North area. Local economic development officials say there are plenty of new jobs on paper coming … more

Defense for suspect in slaying of deputy gets more time

Dreion Dearing, the man accused of shooting an Adams County Sheriff’s Deputy, will wait another month to hear the charges against him. Judge Patrick T. Murphy agreed to postpone Dearing’s … more

School year starts for Riverdale Ridge

It’s going to take two years for Riverdale Ridge to transition into a full-blown high school, with a graduating class of its own, a senior prom and competitive athletics. But the building is ready … more

Tainted drinking water found in South Adams County

A chemical commonly used in firefighting foam and the manufacture of carpeting was found in untreated water in the Quebec and Interstate 270 area that supplies South Adams County Water and Sanitation … more

News in a Hurry

Westminster Telephone Town Hall set for Aug. 14 A chance for Westminster residents to talk to City Councilors over the telephone has been pushed back a month, to the evening of Aug. 14. Residents can … more

Video evidence strong in Ostrem case, judge rules

Video evidence shown to a judge from the November 2017 shooting at Thornton’s Wal-Mart was more than enough to hold accused shooter Scott Ostrem without bond for trail. District Judge Mark Warner bound … more

No coincidences for colorful, sweaty, crazy German bicycling from coast-to-coast

Tall, lanky and bald, dressed in a neon orange cycling outfit and bright purple glasses, Jörg Richter walked out of Adams County Fire Rescue Station 14 in flip-flops — and immediately started … more

Police memorial looks to past as it honors fallen

When it comes right down to it, police have always put their lives on the line, according to Adams County Sheriff Mike McIntosh. “There are usually between 130 and 200 names that are added to the … more

Ten new CASA volunteers sworn in to advocate for children

The Court Appointed Special Advocates, a group that works to pair children in Adams County Court system with adult advisors and advocates, added ten new community volunteers April 17. The new … more

E-470 board votes to eliminate vehicle registration fee

Colorado motorists who live in counties in which E-470 vehicle registration fees have been imposed no longer will be assessed those fees. The E-470 Board of Directors unanimously voted April 12 to … more

Data dumps delay Dearing trial

The volumes of digital video and photographic evidence have pushed the trial of a man accused of shooting an Adams County deputy back another ten weeks. Judge Patrick Murphy agreed April 11 to delay … more

Longer days, less cost: Schools ready for four-day week

Now that School District 27J has approved a new change in scheduling, moving the school week to four days instead of the regular five, district officials and teachers are getting ready for the new … more

Five Star Championships

Northglenn junior Melina Townsend, right, and Legacy freshman Alisa Minjarez, lead a group of hurdlers in a girls 100-meter intermediate event, at the March 21 Five Star Championships at District 12 … more
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