Adams 12 moves back to remote option
Adams 12 middle and high school students will stay home for the rest of the current semester, relying on remote learning to keep up with their classes. The Adams 12 Board of Education voiced their …
Westminster schedules water utility reviews

Westminster’s deep dive into the water utilities, water rates and how costs are figured out will kick off Oct. 8 with the first of a series of virtual meetings. “Our facilitator has proposed an …

Adams County open space projects to share $4.9 million

A series of 19 open space projects throughout Adams County — including one in Westminster and three in Thornton — will split $4.9 million in grants from a county program. Projects include new …

Thornton grant aims to replace water meters

A $1.6 million grant to upgrade water meters should give Thornton water customers better insight into how much water they actually use. “It makes everything more efficient and more customer …

Sports

Legacy takes nine-inning thriller over Mountain Range

If there is one word to sum up the Sept. 22 matchup against Mountain Range (6-8) and Legacy (9-3) softball, it would be wild. Tallying 10 runs apiece in the first three innings, the scoring may have …

News

Colorado lowers limit on gatherings to 10 people, down from 25 in many counties

Roughly a month after raising the limit for personal gatherings in some metro Denver counties to 25 people, Colorado has cut that number back down to 10 for the vast majority of counties in the …

Life

Molly Brown museum brings gothic horror to life

For my money, gothic horror — which blends elements of romance, emotion and terror together — is the most subtle and rewarding kind of scary story. Over the years, authors like Edgar Allen Poe, …

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Jefferson Parkway news

Soil sample shows potential plutonium hotspot in Jefferson Parkway path

When the Jefferson Parkway Public Highway Authority (JPPHA) and other groups launched a soil study this May, with the goal of testing the Rocky Flats area for excess nuclear waste that could be …

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Lightning comes out on top
The Legacy Lightning improved their record with a hard-fought battle against rival Horizon Oct. 16 in an empty the Adams 12 North … Read More
Lakewood junior Max Lange watches his drive on the par 4 No. 3 hole at West Woods Golf Club in Arvada on Sept. 14. Lange won his second straight Jeffco League tournament with a round of 67 before heading to the state-qualifying regional tournament this week.
Jeffco golfers wrap up league play at West Woods Golf Club
ARVADA — The final Jeffco League boys golf tournament of the season had a very different feel than normal Sept. 14 at West Woods … Read More
Legacy’s Leah Connor swings and misses during a game against Fossil Ridge Sept. 10 in Broomfield. The Lightning were trounced, 12-2. At left is Fossil Ridge catcher Kodi Alvord.
Steady Sabrecats doom Legacy on home field
The Fossil Ridge women were too much for their Legacy opponents Sept. 10, outdoing the Lightning in their home field with three steady … Read More
Hopes for fall Colorado high school football season thwarted
Amid pressure to allow more fall sports, the Colorado High School Activities Association board of directors met Sept. 8 to discuss an … Read More
Dakota Ridge Max Hart, right, hits his drive on No. 7 hole as Lakewood senior Ryan Liao looks on Monday, Aug. 17, at Raccoon Creek Golf Course in Littleton.
Lakewood senior Ryan Liao tames Raccoon Creek with round of 66
LITTLETON — Nothing like a short putt for eagle to really spark an impressive round on the golf course. Lakewood senior Ryan Liao … Read More
Voices

Letter to the Editor:" Not drinking the Uplands Kool-Aid

Not drinking the Uplands Kool-Aid Regarding Bill Christopher’s Oct. 8 piece (“What is `Uplands Community Collective’ and what can it do?”), I take issue with Handlin and Kornacki’s vision. …

Letter to the Editor: Mason a leader with integrity

Brian Mason a leader with intergrity I’ve known Brian for 30 years. What was true then, remains true today; Brian is committed to serving his community, works hard for causes he believes in and …

Letter to the Editor: Gardner unfathomable

Gardner unfathomable Cory Gardner said in May it would be “unfathomable” for the Senate to refuse to take action on coronavirus relief passed by the House. Now, Mitch McConnell says Senate …

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 …
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