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Colorado Community Media has selected Michael de Yoanna as its new editor-in-chief.

Colorado Community Media taps de Yoanna as new editor-in-chief

Colorado Community Media announced today that it has named Michael de Yoanna as its new editor-in-chief.  
Frank Acosta

Acosta, Brighton police commander, dies

Former Brighton Police Department Cmdr. Frank Acosta passed away of natural causes, the city announced Sept. 23. Acosta joined the police department in February 2000. Before that, he was a state …

Classes continue at Fort Lupton High School despite circulated threats

The Weld Re-8 School District became the latest in a series of school districts to face rumored threats to school safety.   In a district website post Sept. 23, Weld Re-8 Superintendent …
Mayor Sam McCloskey stands in front of one of the steam engines he works on.

Silver Plume mayor keeps Georgetown Loop on the rails

Silver Plume Mayor Sam McCloskey’s past, present and future is on the rails at the Georgetown Loop Railroad. McCloskey’s great great grandfather worked on the Georgetown Railroad in …

The Colorado Department of Human Services is changing its name to reflect its renewed focus on evidence-based and trauma-informed person-first care.  

State introduces the new Office of Civil and Forensic Mental Health

The Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS) announced that the Office of Civil and Forensic Mental Health (OCFMH) is the new name for the former Office of Behavioral Health (OBH).
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Adams City High School

Adams City HS gets all-clear for regular day Sept. 22

Adams City High School students returned to class Sept. 22 after an unsubstantiated threat closed the building the day before. A combined investigation between Adams  District 14 officials …
Adams 14 Superintendent Karla Loria

State board of education restores accreditation to Adams 14 School District

The state board of education had some good news for the Adams 14 School District Sept. 14. It restored the district's accreditation during the board's meeting in Colorado Springs. The vote was …

Daniels Scholarship Program applications open

Colorado high-school seniors can apply to become a 2023 Daniels Scholar and receive up to $100,000 towards their college degree. The program provides a chance for students to attend the college of …

  Pediatric dentistry practices celebrate grand opening

Businesses that provide pediatric dentistry in Adams County are going to celebrate their joint grand opening at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 22, at Adams County’s first community resource hub, 7190 Colorado …

As schools across the Denver metro area return to class, districts are paying close attention to student enrollment and staffing issues.

A tale of two trends: School districts grapple with teacher shortage, student enrollment

As several school districts around the immediate Denver area have lost large numbers of students during the coronavirus pandemic, some districts — including ones in rural places and the outskirts of the Denver metro area — are seeing a different trend.
Business
Homes sit in a neighborhood in Littleton, part of the notably expensive Denver metro area.

Colorado home prices see short-term drop; unclear how long downslide will last

Home prices in the metro area and statewide have shown some early signs that they may be breaking the pandemic-era trend of steep increases.
Soaring home prices in metro Denver are now growing at slower rates.

Colorado supply of homes rises, prices still climb — just more slowly

From June 2021 to June this year, the number of active listings for single-family homes in the Denver metro area jumped up by about 52%. Statewide, the number saw about a 43% uptick. But despite the larger pool of options, home prices continue to climb.
Ed Dickens is the engineer that operates Big Boy. Crowds came to see the massive train at Union Station.

PHOTO GALLERY: Big Boy comes roaring back

Having Big Boy 4014, Union Pacific's massive 1940s-era steam train engine, blast through Fort Lupton and Bright is becoming an annual experience. This is the third year straight the rail company …
Marty Anklam, owner of Chef's Corner, opened the specialty grocery store at 406 Sixth St. in Georgetown earlier this spring. The store offers a variety of high-quality meats, cheeses, honeys, and other locally made products.

BizBeat: Georgetown's new shop feels like 'permanent farmers market'

This summer, Clear Creek residents won’t have to go to a farmers market to find locally sourced foods and products.

Leon Carranza, the kitchen manager for Lawson Adventure Park & Resort, stands with the new food truck April 21 at the resort. The company launched its new food truck on April 15 in El Rancho.

BizBeat: New food truck serving Jeffco, Clear Creek

Whether Leon Carranza is driving to his customers, or his customers are driving to him, he hopes to offer plenty of mouth-watering morsels that are worth the commute.
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