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A garage sale robbery that wasn’t

Trouble has followed Armando Valdez Gonzalez since the day he was jailed for a crime that didn’t occur.  In early June, Westminster police linked Gonzalez to an aggravated … more

Voelz survives Westminster recall election

Jon Voelz will keep his seat on Westminster City Council after unofficial results in Tuesday’s recall election show him with 62 percent of total votes. “I’m glad the common sense … more

Fire breaks out at old ACHS building

South Adams County fire officials are looking into the cause of a fire at the former Adams City High School building near East 69th Avenue and U.S. Highway 85. It started around 8 a.m. July … more

Long prison sentence for Thornton man after cocaine bust

A Thornton man drew a 28-year prison sentence June 29 after his guilty plea to distribution of a controlled substance. A press statement from the 17th Judicial District Attorney's Office said … more

STEM shooter found guilty of first-degree murder

After five hours of deliberation, the jury in the trial against Devon Erickson found that he is guilty of first- degree murder for his role in the attack on STEM School Highlands Ranch on May 7, … more

South Adams County FD: 'We come bearing bicycles'

  The South Adams County Fire Department stopped by Kearney Middle School in Commerce City with some 230 bikes and helmets for the sixth-graders; the gifts were free. The day ended with a … more

Esquibel thankful for the ‘flowers while I’m alive’

For Antonio Esquibel, the past few weeks have been filled with moments of recognition for his service to the community. Adams 12 Five Star Schools held a ceremony for him, and Rep. Ed Perlmutter … more

Commercial building fire remains under investigation

South Adams County fire officials are looking for the cause of a commercial structure fire. It started shortly after 7:30 a.m. May 11 and wasn't extinguished until noon. A Facebook post from the … more

Sidewalk. Sidewalk. Who's got the sidewalk?

A missing sidewalk caught the attention of Fort Lupton City Council during its May 5 meeting.Councilman Tommy ?Holton wondered what happened to the sidewalk on the east side of Fort Lupton High … more

Lightning strike sets tanker on fire

Brighton Fire Rescue officials said lightning appears to be the cause of a May 5 tanker fire near U.S. Highway 85 and Weld County Road 6. As of 2 p.m., the fire was still burning. It started … more

State 5A soccer: Boulder shuts out Adams City

Boulder advanced to the state 5A soccer quarterfinals by shutting out Adams City 3-0 in Commerce City April 22. Luke Kreidly scored two of the Panthers' goals. Arroll Taekla scored the other. … more

Tri-County board approves one-month extension to COVID dial

The Tri-County Health Department's board of health voted to extend a modified version of the state's dial framework for one month during an April 8 meeting, impacting Adams, Arapahoe and Douglas … more

North metro cities gain flexibility in new federal relief package

A few weeks after President Joe Biden signed into law the American Rescue Act, north metro cities are getting a clearer sense of how much COVID-19 relief funding they will receive from the federal … more

Jeffco Schools names superintendent finalist

Jefferson County Board of Education announced the selection of Tracy Dorland as its final candidate for superintendent of Jeffco Public Schools on March 25. Dorland has served as Deputy … more

Jeffco Schools names finalist for new Superintendent 

On March 25, the Jefferson County Board of Education announced the selection of Tracy Dorland as their final candidate for superintendent of Jeffco Public Schools. Dorland has served as Deputy … more

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, … more

Deputy OK after crash

An Adams County sheriff's deputy is OK after a crash on an area freeway Feb. 17. It happened shortly before 2:30 p.m. at I-270 and York Street.  Local media are reporting that the incident … more

A Tyrannosaur named Sue

For many people, the Tyrannosaurus rex is the dinosaur, and it’s easy to understand why. There’s no animal today that comes close to the sheer intimidation and raw power that this Cretaceous-era … more

Yak N Yeti opens International Market

The Yak N Yeti International Market, 6385 Wadsworth Blvd., previously the Sultan Middle Eastern Market, has gone through a transformation. “I came in one day and all expired food, that’s not good,” Bhattarai said. “I wanted to give people … more
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