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 …
Goats return to Anythink
Community members can meet the friendly goats of Caramel Apple Farm this June at local Anythink Libraries branches. A summer tradition, the goats provide an opportunity for visitors to learn …

Reporter Stories: Growth Caps and other July fireworks

Join Community Editor Joseph Rios to discuss Lakewood's growth cap vote and Independence Day events across the Denver Metro area.


‘Living history’ locomotive returns home after 12 years

Rail fans from across the country are excited that an iconic Rio Grande Southern locomotive will soon be in operation again. “It’s an important piece of railroad history, and to actually be able …

Thornton manager Jeremy Miller (left), Mike Miller (middle) and Drew Rosailes are honored with the Colorado High School Big School Field of the Year by the Colorado Dugout Club.
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 … Read More
In the opening round of the 5A state playoffs against Arapahoe, Northglenn sophomore Emily Hoy and freshman Penelope Perea pursue the ball May 7.
Not yet satisfied: Lady Norse looking to next year
In her ninth year as the women’s soccer coach at her alma-mater, Northglenn, Kristina Churchill led her team to their first … Read More
Pat Bowlen's statue, which rests outside of Broncos Stadium at Mile High. Residents laid flowers below his statue after his death.
'He meant so much to this community'
On Jan. 25, 1998, Littleton residents Sandy and David Alexander were sitting at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego as they witnessed the … Read More
Jim Benton
College baseball opening doors for Colorado athletes
It’s been slow — like an off-speed changeup — for people to realize, but big-time college baseball is no longer a long shot for … Read More
Holy Family sophomore Connor Cooney takes a swing in the 4A Final Four at UCHealth Stadium against Pueblo West May 31.
Holy Family baseball left everything on the field in run to Final 4
The 2019 season for Holy Family baseball and manager Marc Cowell didn’t start as planned. Going 4-4 through the first quarter of the … Read More
Jim Benton
Seeing how it all adds up for area schools
Yes, it seems like the fall 2018-19 Colorado High School Sports Association sports season started just a couple weeks ago, but the … Read More

Editorial cartoon for June 27

Not ready: Sales taxes on internet purchases ill-timed

It seems that our State Legislature jumped the gun this past legislative session with implementation of imposing and collecting sales and use taxes on destination-based internet purchases of goods. …
Winning Words

Courage and conviction when faced with conflict

There is no avoiding it, there will come a time when we will all face some type of conflict in our lives. We can could find ourselves in a conflict over opinions, we may have disagreements at work or …
Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

Concentrated innuendo brings about maximum effectiveness

Six words may not seem like a lot, but think of the evocations of “I love you. Or do I?” You have a story, complete with conflict. Entries in the six-word story contest came from California, …
Editorial Cartoon

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