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Lafayette, Colorado is located in Boulder County. Zip codes in Lafayette, CO include 80026. The median home price in Lafayette is $377,000 which is roughly $179/per square foot. More Lafayette information.

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3 hrs ago | Denver Post

Longmont man, 20, dies after 2-car crash on Mineral Road

A Longmont man died today after he was involved in a two-car crash on Mineral Road in Boulder County that also injured a 19-year-old female.

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10 hrs ago | LongmontFYI

Boulder County mayors take ALS ice bucket challenge

Longmont Mayor Dennis Coombs reacts to a bucket of icy water poured on him by Boulder County Commissioner Deb Gardner Wednesday in Lafayette.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Denver Post

Judge tosses out Lafayette's voter-approved fracking ban

A Boulder District Court judge on Wednesday issued a ruling tossing out the charter amendment passed by Lafayette voters in November banning fracking in that city.

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Colorado Daily

Safety, 'negligent behavior' spur changes at Lafayette disc golf course

Paul Carter plays disc golf at Wankea Park in Lafayette on Wednesday. The city last week scaled back the park's disc golf course following complaints from neighbors and what officials said was "negligent behavior" by players.

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Denver Post

Boulder District judge tosses Lafayette's fracking ban

Lafayette voters in November approved Ballot Measure 300, which bans all "oil and gas extraction and related activities" within the east Boulder County city's boundaries.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Daily Camera

Mayors answer Lafayette peer's call, are set to get all wet for good cause

Doug Berg, father of Lafayette Mayor Christine Berg, reads with his 16-month-old granddaughter, Sunniva.

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Daily Camera

New West Nile virus cases reported by Boulder, Weld health officials

Health officials have recommended that residents practice the "Four D's" in order to reduce the risk of being bitten and infected by Culex mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus: Drain any standing water that can provide breeding places for mosquito.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Daily Camera

Erie lands on another 'safest cities' list

Lauren Brooks, right, opens wide for a bite of biscuit and jam during the 2012 Erie Biscuit Day celebration as her brother, Christian, prepares his own biscuits.

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Daily Camera

Lafayette proposes allowing backyard bees - with restrictions

The Lafayette Planning Commission on Thursday will review a proposal that would allow a limited number of hives on residential properties that measure at least a quarter-acre in size.

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Daily Camera

Lafayette proposes allowing backyard bees - with restrictions

The Lafayette Planning Commission on Thursday will review a proposal that would allow a limited number of hives on residential properties that measure at least a quarter-acre in size.

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Daily Camera

Erie lands on another 'safest cities' list

Lauren Brooks, right, opens wide for a bite of biscuit and jam during the 2012 Erie Biscuit Day celebration as her brother, Christian, prepares his own biscuits.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Denver Post

Blind Boulder County coffee roaster focuses on flavor

Since he began roasting coffee in 2001, Leary has learned to detect the subtle changes in the beans by smell alone.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

OpEdNews

Colorado Town Sues State, Gov. Hickenlooper and COGA to Protect Right to Ban Fracking

Many Colorado citizens want the right to decide for themselves whether drilling sites like this one should be allowed in their communities.

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Daily Camera

Lafayette youth to host LafayEPIC Festival on Saturday

Local art, fashion, music, poetry and food are set to be showcased Saturday in the first annual LafayEPIC Festival, produced by teen interns at Lafayette's Project YES youth organization.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Daily Camera

New LED board promotes Old Town Lafayette to U.S. 287 motorists

A new sign on the southeast corner of U.S. 287 and Baseline Road informs passersby of activities and events in Old Town Lafayette.

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Quality

Meadowlark Acqires BNS's Commercial Products Group

Meadowlark Optics has acquired the Commercial Products Group of Boulder Nonlinear Systems .

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Daily Camera

Lafayette voters face 4 new taxes on Nov. ballot

Lucas Weiss, 6, dives into the water from the diving board Tuesday at the LaMont Does pool in Lafayette.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Freshnews

Meadowlark Optics acquires Commercial Products Business Unit from Boulder Nonlinear Systems

Meadowlark Optics is pleased to announce that on July 13, 2014, Meadowlark acquired the Commercial Products Group of Boulder Nonlinear Systems .

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Daily Camera

12 things to do today, Aug. 18, in Boulder County

Nomad Theater hosts "Magician Reinvented" with Adam Trent. Trent, star of the upcoming Broadway show "The Illusionists," is one of the most innovative magicians in world.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

LongmontFYI

'Spirit of the peach' roars to life for Lafayette's annual extravaganza

It speaks volumes that on the day of his hometown's peach festival, Palisade orchard owner Robert Shaw was 250 miles away, peddling more than 30,000 of his plumpest gems in Lafayette, the state's preeminent hub of peach appreciation.

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