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Speakers claim backlash over Uplands review
At Westminster City Council’s Dec. 15 meeting about Uplands, three speakers testified about harassment coming from the Save the Farm group.  Bryan Head, a founding board member of Westminster’s …

Westminster stalwart Bob Briggs dies

Former state legislator, Adams County Commissioner and Westminster Mayor Pro Tem Bob Briggs died unexpectedly of a heart attack Dec. 2 at his daughter's home in Erie. He was 83, just weeks short of …

Sports
             Prairie View boys basketball coach Damien Romero loved the ThunderHawks’ early season …
Scott Sanders loves all things baseball. It extended to a stint as manager of the Fort Lupton High School softball team in 2020; in the fall season, it was the closest thing to …
The city of Brighton's aquatics department responded to the increasing number of COVID cases and resulting staffing issues with a new aquatics hotline .. 303-655-2251.   The city said it …
            Bryan Applewhite can add a new sticker to his well-traveled …
News

King Soopers strike ends after union reaches tentative deal with grocer

The United Food and Commercial Workers Local 7 said Jan. 21 that it has reached a tentative three-year labor agreement with King Soopers, ending a strike that began more than a week earlier.

Life

Finding acceptance in ‘Sordid Lives’

There’s unlucky timing, and then there’s starting a theater company not long before a global pandemic. Such is the case with the Wheat Ridge Theatre Company. But the company and its founder Maru …

Sports
Though Adams City's Jace Long is on the bottom end of this exchange with Poudre's Banks Norby, Long was able to earn a tough, 4-2 decision in the 132-pound match Jan. 12 in Commerce City. The Eagles, the No. 3 team in the state, downed the Impalas, the No. 7 team in the state, by a score of 60-15.
SLIDES: Top-10 wrestling match goes to Adams City
Adams City downed Poudre 60-15 in a dual meet among two, top-10 wrestling programs Jan. 12 in Commerce City. ACHS picked up on-mat … Read More
A Special Olympics Colorado athlete competes during the 2020 State Winter Games at Copper Mountain.
Special Olympics Colorado needs volunteer ski coaches
An organization that provides sports training and athletic competition for people with intellectual disabilities needs volunteer … Read More
Calvin Johnson of Adams City chose Red Feather College, northwest of Reno, Nevada, for his next educational and athletic stop.
Football: Adams City's Johnson makes college choice
Feather River College is a two-year school in Quincy, Calif., about 80 miles northwest of Reno, Nevada. Its enrollment is about … Read More
Odell Barry cheers on kids during a City of Northglenn youth football program in 1986. The former Denver Bronco punt return specialist and former Northglenn mayor died Jan. 2, 2022.
Former Northglenn mayor Odell Barry dies
Former Northglenn Mayor Odell Barry died on Jan. 2 at the age of 80 due to congestive heart disease.  Odell served Northglenn in a … Read More
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Michael Norton

We can’t stop until we start

You don’t have to be great to start, but you do have to start to be great.” — Joe Saba. Here we go, the first week of the year begins and we are back at it, whatever “it” may be for each of …
Michael Norton

Some say it’s the best week of the year

Here we are in one of those years where Christmas and the New Year are bookending a full week. And it seems like whenever this happens, many treat it as just another work week, while others take full …
Brandon Davis

Answers are available on Medicare

Have you ever had a question concerning Medicare, but not sure about who to turn to for the answers? Tired of all the advertisements from various plans ALWAYS trying to sell you something? Need some …
Coming Attractions

The Power of Horses lives at History Colorado

One of the first things a visitor to Denver sees as they leave the airport is the infamous Blue Mustang sculpture. Football fans cheer for the Denver Broncos and plenty of students go to schools …
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