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Thornton, Colorado is located in Adams County. Zip codes in Thornton, CO include 80241, 80229, and 80233. The median home price in Thornton is $268,000 which is roughly $133/per square foot. More Thornton information.

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19 hrs ago | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Thornton PD: Vehicular homicide suspect in police custody

Police have identified the suspect in a vehicular homicide case that killed one late Thursday evening and taken him into custody.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Denver Post

Pedestrian killed in Thornton hit-and-run

Police are working to find the vehicle or vehicles that hit and killed a pedestrian on Race Street near East 96th Way in Thornton late Thursday night.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Death Notices, April 17, 2014

Survivors include one brother, Donald Eugene of Clifton; and two sisters, Mary Jean Parry of Phoenix and Sharon Louise Cave of Virginia Beach, Va.

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Denver Post

Bill to prohibit jail time for not paying court fines moves forward

A bill to stop municipal judges from jailing people who can't pay fines sailed through a Senate committee hearing Wednesday.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Death Notices, April 15, 2014

Survivors include his wife, Julie; two sons, Erik of Hillsboro, Ore., and Rodney of Eckert; one daughter, Karine Chosvig of Eckert; one brother, Jack of Clayton, N.M.; one sister, Janice Wright of Lynden, Wash.; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

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Brush News-Tribune

Spring storm shuts down stretches of I-70

Winterlike weather reared its ugly head again Sunday, shutting down stretches of Interstate 70 in the mountains and bringing fresh snow to the Front Range.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Denver Westword

Scott Gessler's emergency election rule shot down by Colorado Supreme Court

Secretary of State Scott Gessler overstepped his bounds when he issued an emergency rule on election night in November 2013 declaring that votes cast for ineligible candidates are invalid and shouldn't be counted, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled this week.

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Denver Post

GfK Poll: Tax filing not tough for most

With the tax filing deadline looming next week, a majority of Americans say completing a federal tax return is easy, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Business Journal

It's still a long way from 1970, but stay-at-home moms are making a big comeback

Luis Orosco and his mom Guadalupe Orosco shop for school supplies at a Wal-Mart in Thornton, Colo in this 2009 photo.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Brush News-Tribune

Teacher tenure standoff continues in Colorado

A dispute over new teacher tenure rules intensified Monday, when a bill to change the regulations was axed and both sides threw up their hands in frustration over the legislative effort to resolve their differences.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Broomfield Enterprise

Police, FBI seek suspect who robbed Broomfield bank on Sunday

Broomfield Police Department, the FBI Rocky Mountain Safe Streets Task Force and other law enforcement agencies are investigating four bank robberies in the area, including a robbery on Sunday at the Broomfield TCF Bank, 4400 West 144th Ave. The four robberies, all believed to be committed by the same person, took place Wednesday at a Northglenn ... (more)

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Gazette

RV explodes in Thornton parking lot; no injuries

Authorities are investigating after a recreational vehicle exploded in a grocery store parking lot in the Denver suburb of Thornton.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Fort Collins Coloradoan

Colorado close to ban on water-wasting plumbing

DENVER -- Inefficient faucets, toilets and showerheads moved closer to becoming illegal in Colorado Thursday when the state House gave preliminary approval to the proposal to phase out low-efficiency fixtures.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Denver Post

Public meeting in Thornton to discuss E-470 interchange at Quebec St.

Project planners with E-470 will hold an open house for residents in northeast Thornton to discuss the next year of construction on the nearby Quebec Street interchange.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

Denver Post

Police: Fight over illegal dumping led to shooting that injured two people in Thornton

Police believe a fight about illegal dumping led to a shooting that wounded two men and damaged two vehicles in Thornton Friday morning.

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CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Two taken to hospital after shooting in Thornton

Two shooting victims taken to area hospitals from Cedar Court and Eppinger Blvd. @ ThorntonPolice investigating.

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TheDenverChannel

2 hurt in shooting involving 2 cars

Raw video of the crime scene where Thornton police report two people were injured in a shooting involving two vehicles on Friday morning near Cedar Ct and Eppinger Blvd. The victims were taken to area hospitals from the area of Cedar Court and Eppinger Boulevard around 11 a.m. Friday.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Denver Post

In debate of Colorado budget, dozens of amendments to be weighed

With the economy recovering and more revenue projected in the state's general fund this year, lawmakers in the House on Thursday afternoon settled in for what will be a partisan tussle late into the night over how to spend billions of dollars in the state budget.

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Broomfield Enterprise

McHendry: Velasquez, Gonzales headlining fundraiser for Nehemiah's Restoration

For Nehemiah's Restoration, the big day is not far off. That day is April 11, and I have to share my excitement about the fundraiser and the organization it will help support - Nehemiah's Restoration.

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Denver Post

Adams County Crime Blotter: Stop the obscenities

The Crime Blotter Roundup is a collection of the most interesting police blotter reports from the weekly YourHub sections of The Denver Post.

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