Crash closes part of US Highway 85
Brighton police were investigating a serious crash that closed the northbound lanes of U.S. Highway 85 at 136th Avenue. A tweet from Brighton police said one person was in the hospital with what …
Saying goodbye to a teacher, a friend, a colleague, a family man
The crowd in attendance at Prairie View High School's football field Oct. 8 remembered a man who had an infectious smile, a wicked sense of humor and one who was a father to the fatherless. And a …
Football (slides) -- Adams City turns back Mountain Range
Adams City High School scored two touchdowns in the first 5 1/2 minutes against Mountain Range Oct. 7 and went on to a 45-6 home-field win. No stats were available for either team. Mountain Range …
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Commerce City Council Election Guide 2021
Candidate profiles for the City Council's 2021 election in Commerce City.

Badges and Bouncy houses

Commerce City's police and firefighters brought their equipment and skills to neighborhood parks across the area Aug. 3 for National Night Out, part of an effort to encourage residents and police to …

Search continues for missing woman

Commerce City police are trying to find a 44-year-old woman who’s been missing since Dec. 22. Laura Kay Lindquist, 44, stands 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighs 160 pounds and has blonde hair and blue …

More than 149,000 Adams County residents received at least one vaccine dose and more on the way with new site

About 14.3 percent of Adams County’s population is fully vaccinated. More than 94,000 people have received one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, 54,000-plus have received both doses, according …

Littleton police arrest 2nd suspect in connection with officer shooting

Littleton police have arrested the second person they believe to have been involved with the man who shot and injured Littleton officer David Snook according to a City of Littleton press release Wednesday. 

League classification moves forward

Prairie View High School’s boys and girls basketball teams are going to play in the state’s newest classification starting in 2022. The Colorado High School Activities …

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Brighton council tabs Martinez as acting city manager

Brighton City Council appointed Michael Martinez as acting city manager during a special meeting Oct. 12. Jane Bais DiSessa resigned Oct. 11. Originally, Marv Falconburg was tabbed for the job. He …
Katherine Bemis as a co-publisher of the Littleton Independent, was one of the first charter members of the Colorado Press Women in the 1940s.

Colorado Community Media honored for women of past women of excellence

With a long history of producing community journalism, several newspapers that are now part of Colorado Community Media have been led by strong women since they started being published. As part of …
Former Brighton city manager Jane Bais DiSessa

Brighton needs new city manager

Brighton City Manager Jane Bais DiSessa resigned Oct. 11. She'd been on the job for almost 13 months and, according to a city statement, completed the terms of her contract. No reason was given. …
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A sign outside the Denver Art Museum's Martin Building bears the names of the donors whose $25 million contribution initiated the building's renovation.

VIDEO, PHOTOS: Denver Art Museum opens reimagined Martin Building

The Denver Art Museum has reopened the Martin Building, formerly called the Ponti or North Building, after renovation initiated by a $25 million lead gift by Lanny and Sharon Martin. A celebration on …
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The Arvada Center goes to the dogs

Most of us had more than a little help getting through the bleakest parts of the COVID-19 pandemic and for many that help came in the form of our canine friends. They’re not called man’s best …

Late autumn can still delight anglers and aspen-watchers

There are so many pluses awaiting the outdoors person during the fall Colorado landscape change of scene. None, however, equals the mystic, constant color change occurring among the striking aspen …
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