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Broncos crowd-size deal wasn't special treatment, state says

At a racetrack that became ground zero for the debate over Colorado's pandemic crowd-size limits, a gathering of at least hundreds amassed for a group photo at the end of a protest against what … more

Douglas County ranked second healthiest community in America

In a report based on 84 indicators, Douglas County has been ranked the second healthiest community in the United States by U.S. News and World Report.  Six other Colorado counties ranked in the top … more

Douglas County School Board names new interim superintendent finalist

The Douglas County School Board has now selected Executive Director of Schools Corey Wise as the sole finalist for interim superintendent. Wise will undergo 14 days of vetting as the district draws … more

COVID-19 cases, quarantines force Mountain Vista High School into virtual learning

Mountain View High School was transitioned to remote learning for two weeks after two new COVID-19 cases were confirmed at the school, forcing the quarantines of “many staff and students.” A … more

Letter to the editor: Keep Van Winkle in House

Keep Van Winkle in House Bipartisan leadership is more important than ever. As polarization grows, it’s crucial we have leaders who can stand in those gaps and represent our voices in a unifying … more

Letter to the editor: Wilson gives to community

Wilson gives to community This November we will vote for leaders at the most local levels all the way to our nation’s highest office. We hear a lot about races at the national level, but how many … more

Letter to the editor: Speak up for fisheries

Speak up for fisheries This fall, anglers, hunters and those who love Colorado’s wildlife have a chance to protect wildlife habitats from the negative impacts of oil and gas drilling. The Colorado … more

Letter to the editor: Thomas not right for Douglas

Thomas not right for Douglas I have recently been surprised by the blatant disregard for truth and honesty by our county commissioner Lora Thomas. In the past few months, I have watched as she made … more

Letter to the editor: Elect Kellner district attorney

Elect Kellner district attorney For months, the news has been about America’s cities burning and violent protesters destroying storefronts, trashing minority neighborhoods and businesses, and … more

Letter to the editor: Keep Thomas on the job

Keep Thomas on the job We should be proud that Douglas County was ranked the healthiest county in the country last year by U.S. News & World Report. Their rankings were based on 10 categories … more

Letter to the editor: Vote Teal for commissioner

Vote Teal for commissioner Experience matters when choosing our Douglas County commissioners. It’s crucial our commissioners have experience leading and collaborating within our community in order … more

Letter to the editor: Send Hickenlooper to Senate

Send Hickenlooper to Senate With the nation facing existential crises, Colorado needs the leadership of John Hickenlooper in the Senate. With only 4% of the world’s population, the US has … more

Letter to the editor: Note age differences with COVID

Note age differences with COVID As of Sept. 3, CBS Denver reports 37 schools had 39 reported COVID cases out of 19,000 students with zero hospitalizations and zero deaths. Aug. 22, CDC reports the … more

Opening Denver’s virtual doors

Many of us have spent the majority of the last six months or so in our homes, which means at some point we’ve had to reckon with the design choices we’ve made. There’s a reason so many people … more

Instagram and indiscretion are on the shame page

Instagram, Instagram, wherefore art thou, Instagram — and why? I guess it must be good for something. But not a day goes by that someone isn’t apologizing or being shamed, slammed or threatened … more

Hope, encouragement open endless possibilities

Hope may not be a strategy, but then again it just might be, especially when we tie it to encouragement. Although I have personally limited the amount of time I spend reading or watching the news, … more

Republican sheriff in Douglas County endorses Democratic commissioner candidate

Republican Sheriff Tony Spurlock has endorsed Democrat Lisa Neal-Graves in the race for Douglas County District 2 commissioner. In a Sept. 21 interview with Colorado Community Media, Spurlock … more

Lone Tree approves $1 million in budget cuts

Lone Tree City Council unanimously passed a resolution further adjusting the 2020 budget to align with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. “I'm hopeful for the future,” said Mayor Jackie … more

Curious sights around Denver metro area tell historic tales

With many Coloradans still avoiding large crowds with the continued risk of COVID-19, some may be taking a better look at what’s in their neighborhood — or even driving around with no particular … more

Arts center adjusts to world of restrictions

When the world closed down last spring, Littleton’s Town Hall Arts Center closed a production of “Barefoot in the Park” a week early and started on a different kind of journey. The board of … more
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