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West Metro Fire refers measure to the November ballot

Pam Bales knows firsthand how crucial it is for emergency response teams to reach their destination as quickly as possible. Four years ago, her son fell off a three-story balcony. He landed on his … more

Jeffco Public Schools seeking community support

At a special meeting of the Board of Education on 8.23.18, the Board took actions for the ballot in November. I’d like to take a moment to explain how Jeffco would use resources from a statewide … more

Why I’m voting against Amendment 73 and the Jeffco Mill Levy

Jeffco has had a student achievement problem for 30 years. On the 2018 CMAS, 61 percent of Jeffco seventh graders did not meet the state math standard. When they were in sixth grade, 59 percent … more

Libraries provide resources to support elections

Jefferson County residents can stay informed as they gear up to vote in the 2018 general election with campaign literature tables set up at each of the Jefferson County Public Library branches. … more

$567 million bond would improve security, buildings, programs

A key part of the $1.3 billion that Jeffco Public Schools says it needs to bring outdated district buildings up to structural and educational standards and to address continuing population growth … more

Jeffco BOE votes on official ballot language

The Jefferson County Board of Education voted unanimously Sept. 6 on the ballot language for the bond and mill levy override voters will weigh in on during the November elected. Last month the board … more

Signatures being checked for statewide school funding measure

Coloradans looking to bolster education funding throughout the state may be one step closer to their goal, as the Great Schools, Thriving Communities campaign turned in more than 170,000 signatures … more

Jefferson County has a good health checkup

Lower teen birth rates, lower sexually-transmitted infections, access to parks and recreation; safe food; healthy eating and breastfeeding, and access to healthcare as areas of strength within … more

Jefferson County Primary 2018 results

Democrat Monica Duran won the primary contest for House District 24, winning 54.2 percent of the vote against Kris Teegardin as of 9:04 p.m. on Primary Election Night. The other Democratic … more

Jefferson County Primaries 2018

Mail ballots for all registered Jefferson County voters have been sent out, and should have been received in the mail the week of June 11-16. Fill out and send in ONE BALLOT of the party of your … more

Kerry Tipper, Democratic candidate for HD28

Why are you seeking this office? This is an opportunity to serve my community, bring people together, and strive daily to improve lives. I grew up in Lakewood and am committed to connecting with … more

Shakti , Democratic candidate for HD28

Why are you seeking this office? I will increase the use of locally made renewable energy so that we have clean air.  I will prioritize public education so that kids without money can achieve their … more

Kris Teegardin, Democratic candidate for House District 24

Why are you seeking this office? I am seeking office to protect and promote the common good. It is vital that each individual, neighborhood, and community is well represented at the Capitol. We are … more

Monica Duran, Democratic candidate for House District 24

Why are you seeking this office? I believe in a Colorado that works for everyone. Colorado’s economy is growing — but many are being left behind. Whether it’s seniors trying to afford their … more

Dana Hutcheson, Democratic candidate for County Coroner

Why are you seeking this office? I am running because the Coroner’s office could better serve the people of Jefferson County. The Coroner must make better information available so that public … more

Annette Cannon, Democratic candidate for Jefferson County Coroner

Why are you seeking this office? I have lived in Jeffco for over 38 years and want to serve the county, community and the individuals who call it their home too.  I understand the importance of … more

Ron Sandstrom, Republican candidate for County Assessor

Why are you seeking this office? I am seeking re-election to the office of County Assessor to continue representing Jefferson County property owners to provide the valuation of their property in a … more

Brian Cassidy, Republican candidate for county assessor

Jefferson County has seen property values skyrocket in the recent few years, with some business property values up by more than 300%. I am running for Assessor because Jefferson County needs someone … more

Primary 2018: Q&As with candidates for attorney general of Colorado

Both Republicans and Democrats have a choice to make on this year's primary ballot regarding which candidate they would like to see on the general ballot this November. MORE: To see candidates for … more

Primary 2018: Q&As with candidates for treasurer of Colorado

Both Republicans and Democrats have a choice to make on this year's primary ballot regarding which candidate they would like to see on the general ballot this November. Below are links to … more
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