Tri-County Health issues COVID-19 school mask order for kids 2 through 11
In a much-anticipated decision, the local public health agency for Adams, Arapahoe and Douglas counties decided it will require masks for all children aged 2 to 11 years old.

Westminster water rates debate concludes

A debate that kicked off nine months ago about Westminster's water rates for 2022 ended unceremoniously Aug. 10 when the City Council could not reach a consensus about new rates. Three council …

Westminster’s Hatz heads to Japan for Paralympics

Beatriz Hatz has a full summer ahead of her.  The Westminster resident continues to train in the 100-meter dash, the 200-meters and the long jump because it’s part of her routine.  There’s also …

News

Castle Rock teen gets within 25 feet of $1M

In a record-breaking season, Castle Rock teen Kaden Lebsack came up just short of earning the $1 million grand prize as he was the last one standing in the 13th season of “American Ninja …

Life

Vail Film Festival ready for a bigger, bolder 2021

Doing something for the first time is always a fraught process, but you often come away with all kinds of beneficial lessons that can make it smoother next time. Such is the case for the Vail Film …

Sports
Skyview HS scoreboard Sept. 18
Soccer Westminster downed Skyview 3-1 in Westminster Sept. 14. No stats were available. Softball Weld Central beat Skyview … Read More
During the Colorado chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame awards dinner Sept. 11, Fort Lupton alum Dean Abeyta received a special merit award for his contributions to the wrestling community.
National Wrestling Hall of Fame salutes FLHS wrestling alum
Tonight Mr. Dean Abeyta a Fort Lupton Wrestling Alumni was honored at the National Wrestling Hall of Fame awards dinner with a Special … Read More
Veteran wrestling coach and Lester Arnold High School Principal Tom Deaguero was inducted into the Colorado chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame.
National Wrestling Hall of Fame adds Tom Deaguero
Tom Deaguero is one of the latest members of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame . His induction ceremony was over the … Read More
Beatriz Hatz
Westminster’s Hatz returns from Paralympics with three top-10 finishes
Beatriz Hatz finished the busy part of her summer in a foreign land.  The Westminster resident was among the athletes who … Read More
Northglenn defensive lineman Giovani Cardona (55) tries to corral Thornton's Gabriel Millan-Guevara Aug. 27 during first quarter action of the rivalry game at Five Star Stadium North in Westminster.
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 … Read More
Brighton5- Brighton's running back Max Cisneros collides with Prairie View's Johnny Velasquez Jr. during Friday's 34-6 victory over Prairie View.
Brighton claims football rivalry 
BRIGHTON – Chris Flynn’s coaching career at Brighton got off to an electrifying start Aug. … Read More
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Winning Words

Opinion: Adding experience to life’s greatest teachers

This column is dedicated to all the wonderful and committed teachers in our communities. Before the pandemic began, they already had my deepest respect. So, a big shout-out to each teacher in my life …
Linda Newell

Opinion: Can we really prevent suicide? Maybe

It’s no secret that Colorado has one of the highest suicide rates in the nation. But what remains elusive is why and what we can do about it to truly make a significant difference. As the former …
A crowd gathers at the twin memorial fountains at the World Trade Center site in Lower Manhattan, New York, as twin blue beacons pierce the night sky on Sept. 11, 2017.

Something to remember on 9/11 anniversary

One beautiful fall morning, we all realized how trivial all of our high dudgeon really was.
Financial Strategies

Opinion: Rounding third base as fourth quarter nears

The fourth quarter of the year begins soon. Investors are still on the edge of their seats concerned about potential tax law changes and any Federal Reserve policy that might spook the financial …
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