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COVID-19 found in two metro-area child care centers

Two Colorado child care facilities, both in suburban metro Denver, have recorded COVID-19 outbreaks, according to state data. The two facilities are the first child care locations that the state has … more

State honors Centennial foster family

About five years ago, preacher Mark Gomez delivered a sermon about brokenness in communities. He and his wife felt passionately that families with strained relationships should be put back together. … more

Jefferson County, cities receive million in CARES Act funding

On April 30, Jefferson County has granted $101.7 million in relief funds to cover expenses related to COVID-19 and its recovery. The funds were made available to cities and states through the … more

Bagpipers inspire hope through song

Alone in a field at the edge of the Cottonwood subdivision in Parker, firefighter Dave Carrigan stood tall and stiff as he played his bagpipes. The sun started to set April 22 at about 7:46 p.m. As … more

Jefferson County receives millions for COVID needs from feds

On April 27, Jefferson County was granted $101.7 million in federal relief funds to cover expenses related to the Coronavirus. Jefferson County applied for the funds that are available from the … more

Q&A’s with this year’s Arvada Fire Board candidates

Three board members will be elected to the Arvada Fire Protection District (AFPD) Board of Directors May 5. A total of 11 candidates are vying for the three seats. The district provides emergency … more

COVID-19 pandemic's impact on 40 West Arts District

Since bringing the Landt Creative Space art studio to the 40 West Arts District in Lakewood nearly two years ago, Tabetha Landt has spent the first Friday of every single month at her studio. The 40 … more

Three seats open in Arvada Fire elections this May

On May 5, Arvada will elect representatives to three of the five seats on the Arvada Fire Protection District Board of Directors. One elected director will serve a two-year term, through May 2022, … more

Arvada Center invites artists to share quarantine creations

As a working artist, Collin Parson — the Arvada Center’s exhibition manager and curator — understands the need to create during such a tumultuous time. But with exhibitions canceled all over … more

Caring for a loved one at home with COVID-19

Learning that a family member or roommate has symptoms or even a positive test result for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) can feel concerning. Centura wants to help ease any discomfort for those … more

COVID-19 testing not widely available to younger, healthy Coloradans

Nearly a month into the spread of COVID-19 through Colorado, testing for the illness is prioritized for health-care workers, hospitalized patients, and a long list of other vulnerable groups. At the … more

Polis announces statewide donation-based COVID-19 relief fund

Relief for laid-off workers. Keeping medical supplies at the ready. Support for homeless shelter staff. These are among the targets of a new COVID-19 relief fund announced by Gov. Jared Polis on … more

Ralston Valley grabs first playoff win since 2017

ARVADA — Ralston Valley’s boys basketball team had the sweet taste of a playoff victory Feb. 29. “I think for almost all of us this is our first playoff win,” Ralston Valley senior Walker … more

State-run health care option bad for Colorado

Providing workers in Jefferson County – and throughout Colorado – access to high-quality, comprehensive health care coverage is a top priority for employers. Yet this system, which provides … more

Jazz Age musical jam packed with song and dance

When a die-hard theater fan plays his favorite cast album, the characters come to life in a musical farce. “The Drowsy Chaperone,” on stage from March 20 to April 5 at the Lakewood Cultural … more

Jeffco students tackling youth issues at national conference

A group of 14 Jefferson County high school students — all interns with the county’s public health department — got to meet with the nation’s leaders, and conduct research on youth drug use as … more

DJFF highlights personal, universal storytelling

Over more than 2,000 years, Jewish storytelling has come to tell the stories of people from all over the world, and in all walks of life. And this diversity of voices is vibrantly reflected in the … more

No. 1 Pomona wrestling powering toward another state title run

ARVADA — Believe it or not … Pomona wrestling team might very well be deeper than its 2019 squad that cruised last year to the program’s sixth Class 5A state team title since 2000. Despite … more

Second suspect arrested for Dec. 14 carjacking

A suspect in a December carjacking incident in Arvada, was arrested Jan. 8 after previously fleeing from police, according to an Arvada Police Department (APD) media release. The robbery occurred the … more

Search continues for suspect in Arvada carjacking, firing incident

Arvada police continue searching for a 30-year-old male suspect who allegedly fired at officers Dec. 14. The man is suspected of stealing a pickup truck near W. 68th Avenue and Gray Street. He was … more
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