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Denver Post
Oil's price swoon is drilling hard into Colorado schools, communitiesKERSEY — Gavin Amen is getting squeezed twice by cratering oil prices. The 17-
Oil's price swoon is drilling hard into Colorado schools, communities
Denver Post / Posted 8 days ago
KERSEY — Gavin Amen is getting squeezed twice by cratering oil prices. The 17-year-old junior at Platte Valley High School in Kersey is in the family business, Amen Oilfield Service, which has keenly felt the sharp decline in the price of a barrel... Read more
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Denver Post
Castle Rock's star to shine Broncos blue, orange in runup to Super BowlCastle Rock is getting its Broncos spirit on in a bright and noticeable way. St
Castle Rock's star to shine Broncos blue, orange in runup to Super Bowl
Denver Post / Posted 11 days ago
Castle Rock is getting its Broncos spirit on in a bright and noticeable way. Starting this week, the iconic star atop the town rock will blaze orange and blue nightly during the runup to Super Bowl 50 on Feb. 7. Castle Rock firefighters, who... Read more
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Denver Post
Adams County mulls 10-month ban on new oil and gas activityBRIGHTON — Adams County leaders debated a 10-month ban on new oil and gas activ
Adams County mulls 10-month ban on new oil and gas activity
Denver Post / Posted 11 days ago
BRIGHTON — Adams County leaders debated a 10-month ban on new oil and gas activity in urban parts of the county during a heavily attended public meeting Tuesday night. No decision had been made regarding a moratorium as of press time, but the makeup... Read more
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Denver Post
Closures to affect northbound I-25, Lincoln Ave in Lone Tree this weekAll northbound lanes of Interstate 25 will close in Lone Tree overnight Wednesd
Closures to affect northbound I-25, Lincoln Ave in Lone Tree this week
Denver Post / Posted 19 days ago
All northbound lanes of Interstate 25 will close in Lone Tree overnight Wednesday and Thursday so that an overhead sign bridge can be installed. The closures will begin at 11 p.m. Wednesday and conclude at 5:30 a.m. Thursday. Work in the area will... Read more
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Denver Post
Telephone town hall Tuesday night on Lakewood immigrant child facilityColorado residents can participate in a telephone town hall Tuesday evening and
Telephone town hall Tuesday night on Lakewood immigrant child facility
Denver Post / Posted 19 days ago
Colorado residents can participate in a telephone town hall Tuesday evening and ask questions about a temporary shelter being planned on Denver Federal Center property in Lakewood for unaccompanied immigrant children who have entered the United... Read more
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Denver Post
Douglas County school district leaders accuse teachers union of vulgar tweetA vulgar tweet about a Douglas County School District teacher posted under the
Douglas County school district leaders accuse teachers union of vulgar tweet
Denver Post / Posted 20 days ago
A vulgar tweet about a Douglas County School District teacher posted under the teachers union's Twitter account prompted two school board members on Monday to demand that the organization's national leadership take action against its local... Read more
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Denver Post
Wheat Ridge could be next in fire agency consolidation in ColoradoThe push toward ever larger fire protection districts in Colorado could get a b
Wheat Ridge could be next in fire agency consolidation in Colorado
Denver Post / Posted 21 days ago
The push toward ever larger fire protection districts in Colorado could get a boost this year if a plan to merge Wheat Ridge's nearly century-old firefighting force with the West Metro Fire Protection District goes forward. The consolidation of... Read more
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Denver Post
State's appeals court: Jeffco teacher sick leave records not protectedThe Colorado Court of Appeals on Thursday concluded that Jefferson County teach
State's appeals court: Jeffco teacher sick leave records not protected
Denver Post / Posted 24 days ago
The Colorado Court of Appeals on Thursday concluded that Jefferson County teachers' sick-leave records don't qualify as personnel files and are subject to examination under the state's open records act. The ruling affirms a lower court ruling and... Read more
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Denver Post
Westminster gives final OK to $4.1 million package for Promenade projectCity leaders this week gave final approval to a $4.1 million incentive package
Westminster gives final OK to $4.1 million package for Promenade project
Denver Post / Posted 25 days ago
City leaders this week gave final approval to a $4.1 million incentive package to developer Legacy Partners Residential LLC for a proposed 300-unit apartment complex at The Westminster Promenade. The Monday vote on Westminster City Council in favor... Read more
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Denver Post
Nearly 30 disciplinary orders issued to Denver deputies in 2015Failing to make the required number of jailhouse rounds, not tracking inmates c
Nearly 30 disciplinary orders issued to Denver deputies in 2015
Denver Post / Posted 26 days ago
Failing to make the required number of jailhouse rounds, not tracking inmates closely enough during transport and writing incomplete reports are cited as punishable offenses in a recent release of displinary letters issued to Denver sheriff's... Read more
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Denver Post
Lakewood seeking more details on shelter for migrant childrenLeaders and residents in Lakewood want more details on how federal officials ar
Lakewood seeking more details on shelter for migrant children
Denver Post / Posted 26 days ago
Leaders and residents in Lakewood want more details on how federal officials are going to operate a 1,000-bed shelter at the Denver Federal Center for unaccompanied youth entering the United States illegally from Central America. At the city... Read more
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Denver Post
Colorado's condo problem: Local construction-defects laws complicate statewide reform effortAs state lawmakers take another crack at reforming the state's construction-def
Colorado's condo problem: Local construction-defects laws complicate statewide reform effort
Denver Post / Posted 26 days ago
As state lawmakers take another crack at reforming the state's construction-defects law this legislative session, they will be doing so in a shifting legal environment that promises to remain in flux in the absence of state action. A dozen... Read more
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Denver Post
Climate for construction-defects reform in Colorado much changedAs state lawmakers take another crack at reforming the state's construction-def
Climate for construction-defects reform in Colorado much changed
Denver Post / Posted 27 days ago
As state lawmakers take another crack at reforming the state's construction-defects law this legislative session, they will be doing so in a shifting legal environment that promises to remain in flux in the absence of state action. A dozen... Read more
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Denver Post
Feds scuttle unique land-for-lab deal in LakewoodA proposed land deal between Lakewood and the federal government that held out
Feds scuttle unique land-for-lab deal in Lakewood
Denver Post / Posted a month ago
A proposed land deal between Lakewood and the federal government that held out the tantalizing hope of being home to a transit-centered development on 59 acres along the W light rail line has fizzled out. In a letter sent to Lakewood City Manager... Read more

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