http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Road work to close portion of state Highway 2 http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/road-work-close-portion-state-highway-2 <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/images_0.png" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="85" height="85" /><p> The ongoing widening of Colorado Highway 2 in Commerce City will include a road closure this week.</p> <p> SH 2 will close from Quebec Street to East 88th Avenue from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the rest of the week, weather permitting, to install piping.</p> <p> If the work isn&#39;t finished by the end of the week, it will lop over until next week.</p> <p> The detour is 88th Avenue to Rosemary Street and back to SH 2.</p> Firefighters rescue dog from storm drain http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/firefighters-rescue-dog-storm-drain <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/15972760_1860445780858422_885765770325333609_o.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="80" height="85" /><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 6px; color: rgb(29, 33, 41); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 19.32px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> <span style="line-height: 19.32px;">South Adams County firefighters pulled a dog to safety from a storm drain Jan. 10.</span></p> Wrestling: Gavin Deaguero captures title at A-West tournament http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/wrestling-gavin-deaguero-captures-title-west-tournament <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ac_132.jpg" alt="Adams City&#039;s Josh Deaguero puts Discovery Canyon&#039;s Matthew Chaudhary in a bit of a bind Jan. 14 during a first-round match at the Arvada West Invitational tournament. Deaguero won the match by pinfall and placed fourth at 132 pounds." title="Adams City&#039;s Josh Deaguero puts Discovery Canyon&#039;s Matthew Chaudhary in a bit of a bind Jan. 14 during a first-round match at the Arvada West Invitational tournament. Deaguero won the match by pinfall and placed fourth at 132 pounds." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> ARVADA &ndash; Adams City&#39;s Gavin Deaguero won the 152-pound championship at the Arvada West Invitational tournament Jan. 14.</p> <p> He pinned Pomona&#39;s Xavier Herrera in 3:14 of the title match.</p> <p> Elsewhere, the Eagles&#39; Nicholas Gonzales was third at 126 pounds. Jack Armijo wound up third at 160 pounds. Josh Deaguero was fourth at 132 pounds.</p> <p> ACHS was fourth in the team standings.</p> Team Wolfpack fights childhood obesity http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/team-wolfpack-%EF%AC%81ghts-childhood-obesity <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bb_wolfpackimg_5212.jpg" alt="American Ninja Warrior TV contestant Brian Arnold built obstacles in his house in Brighton to train for the show." title="American Ninja Warrior TV contestant Brian Arnold built obstacles in his house in Brighton to train for the show." align="left" hspace="6" width="86" height="85" /><p> <strong><span style="line-height: 20.4px;">By Andrea Tritschler</span></strong></p> <p> <strong>Special to Metrowest Newspapers</strong></p> <p> At some point in our lives, many of us have wanted to be ninjas, to be strong and stealthy, to be warriors.</p> <p> Colorado natives and American Ninja Warrior TV show contestants Brian Arnold, Noah Kaufman and Ian Dory want to make that a reality by making their way through challenging show obstacles and winning the $1 million prize.</p> Girls basketball: Legacy rolls to win over Adams City http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/girls-basketball-legacy-rolls-win-over-adams-city <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_achshups2_011017.jpg" alt="Anya Carlson of Legacy looks to take a shot against Adams City&#039;s Kayla Cochran Jan. 6 in Broomfield." title="Anya Carlson of Legacy looks to take a shot against Adams City&#039;s Kayla Cochran Jan. 6 in Broomfield." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>BROOMFIELD &ndash;</strong> Legacy High School beat Adams City 86-20 in a Jan. 6 non-league game on the Lightning floor.</p> <p> No stats were available for either team.</p> Man faces 20 years for truck stop shooting http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/man-faces-20-years-truck-stop-shooting <p> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">Byron Wayne Linton, 64 of Grand Junction, was sentenced to 20 years in prison for shooting a 24-year-old Denver man at the Sapp Brothers truck stop in Commerce City last year.&nbsp;</span></p> Adams City's Salaz steps down as girls basketball coach http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/adams-citys-salaz-steps-down-girls-basketball-coach <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_salaz1_012417.jpg" alt="Billy Salaz, shown during the Colorado High School Coaches Association all-state games in June, stepped down as Adams City girls basketball coach Jan. 10." title="Billy Salaz, shown during the Colorado High School Coaches Association all-state games in June, stepped down as Adams City girls basketball coach Jan. 10." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> Billy Salaz, the fourth-year girls basketball coach at Adams City High School, announced his intention to resign Jan. 10.</p> <p> He did so by text message. According to maxpreps.com, Faye Muller is the new coach. She joined the Eagles&#39; staff this season.</p> <p> Salaz missed a handful of games before the holiday break. The reason was not clear, and it&#39;s not known if that had something to do with Salaz&#39;s decision to step aside.&nbsp;</p> <p> Salaz&#39;s teams won 15 games in 3 1/2 seasons, including two this year.&nbsp;</p> Firefighters knock down house fire http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/firefighters-knock-down-house-fire <p> Firefighters from South Adams County made quick work of a residential fire Jan. 11.</p> <p> The fire was in the 7500 block of Monaco Street. It started shortly before 8:30 a.m.</p> <p> The people inside the home at the same made it out safely. At last word, crews were checking for an extension into the attic.</p> <p> The investigation was continuing. Check back for more details.</p>