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DA won’t file charges in Adams County deputy-involved shooting

   Adams County District Attorney Brian Mason said he won’t file charges in connection with an officer-involved shooting in Adams County last … more

AdCo DA unveils large grant for domestic violence victims

BRIGHTON — Brighton and Thornton are the testing grounds for a new $2 million program to give tangible help to high-risk victims of domestic violence. The program, announced June 27 by 17th … more

House fire under investigation in Commerce City

  The investigation continued June 20 into an early morning house fire southwest of Interstate 76 and East 74th Avenue.   The fire began during the morning rush bour in the 7300 … more

Adams clerk speaks about secure elections

Adams County Clerk and Recorder Josh Zygielbaum will speak at 6:30 p.m. May 9 to the League of Women Voters about Secure Elections in Adams County. The meeting is at Community Reach Center, 11285 … more

Fentanyl bill passes first test as overdoses skyrocket in the North Metro area

A bill that raises penalties for possession and distribution of fentanyl passed Colorado’s Judiciary Committee on April 13.  After more than 11 hours of testimony on April 12, the bill … more

Lacrosse: Highlands Ranch gets past Prairie View

Highlands Ranch picked up its first win of the lacrosse season March 31, a 13-9 decision at Prairie View High School. No stats were available for the Falcons. Julian Orozco scored four times for … more

The butterflies migrate to the DAs office

The Roger Quist Middle School Art Club butterflies arrived with a beautiful art installation placed at the Adams County 17th Judicial District Attorney’s Office on March 16. “It’s just been a … more

What's in a sign? Street signs carry little-known history in metro Denver counties

If you’ve ever sat at a red light in rush-hour traffic in the Denver metro area, you may have started wondering what all the different logos and colors on street-name signs mean. more

Thornton housing development begins work

Maiker Housing Partners, the former Adams County Housing Authority, is underway on its project to build a new affordable housing development with 142 units. Maiker was joined by Adams County and … more

Foster Care Shortage in Adam County

A national effort to get orphans or other kids in trouble out of group homes and into foster care has local providers scrambling. Local foster parent recruiter Michelle Champagne said the Adams … more

Free masks, Covid tests available for north metro residents

Residents of Colorado were able get free KN95 and surgical grade masks at various community locations beginning Jan. 19, thanks to the Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency … more

Adams County seeks ‘I voted’ artwork

The Adams County Elections Department wants new, custom “I Voted” stickers for the upcoming 2022 elections and is seeking talented Adams County residents and students to design them. “For the … more

South Adams firefighter injured in hit-and-run crash

A firefighter from the South Adams County Fire District is in the hospital after an early morning crash. It happened shortly before 4 a.m. on Interstate 76 between 74th and 88th avenues. A tweet … more
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