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Edgewater closely following election for Wheat Ridge Fire district
For the first time since joining the Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District in 2013, Edgewater residents will have a chance May 6 to vote for the district's board of directors.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
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.
Man Convicted In Wheat Ridge Stabbing Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison
A man convicted in connection with a stabbing in Wheat Ridge last May has been sentenced to three years in prison.
Lakewood Police ID 5 more business break-ins
Wind Advisory issued April 16 at 10:04AM MDT expiring April 16 at 3:00PM MDT in effect for: Cheyenne, Kit Carson, Yuma Winter Weather Advisory issued April 16 at 9:56AM MDT expiring April 17 at 4:00AM MDT in effect for: Huerfano, Las Animas Winter Weather Advisory issued April 16 at 9:56AM MDT expiring April 17 at 4:00AM MDT in effect for: Alamosa, ... (more)
Tue Apr 15, 2014
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Man sentenced to prison in 2013 Wheat Ridge stabbing
James Calvin Bryant was sentenced to three years in prison Monday for stabbing John Ferrara, Jr., 41, in May 2013, according to the Jefferson County District Attorney's Office - he had pleaded guilty to the crime on Jan. 21. Shortly after midnight on May 30, 2013, Ferrara drove to a house in the 3700 block of Vance Street in Wheat Ridge to drop off ... (more)
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Wheat Ridge pledges $3 million toward retail resuscitation
Wheat Ridge City Council on Monday approved a redevelopment agreement with MVG Development to bring a Sprouts and senior residences to what has long been a blighted corner at West 38th Avenue and Kipling Street.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Chickenpox outbreak increases Friday to 9 reported cases
A charter school in Wheat Ridge reported on Friday its ninth case of chickenpox in an outbreak that began last weekend.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Work of Jefferson County art students displayed at Arvada Center
As part of Wheat Ridge High School's Memory Project, 18-year- old senior Shay Pendleton selected a picture of a smiling Cambodian girl at the beginning of the spring semester.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Fate of Clancy's Irish Pub in Wheat Ridge uncertain
Clancy's Irish Pub is a popular place in Wheat Ridge and is said to be the oldest Irish pub in the Denver metro area.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Skin irritations prompt evacuation of Lakewood school
APRIL 07: A student is dressed in a gown after being showered during an evacuation after students were exposed to hazardous skin irritants.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Easter events and egg hunts, 4/5/2014
Easter egg hunts, breakfasts, photos with the Easter Bunny and a host of other activities are available throughout the metro area.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Exempla using state grants to target new moms who smoke in Jefferson County
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Thu Apr 03, 2014
$1 million grant will help Wheat Ridge seniors tie into services
Senior Connections plans to use a $1 million grant to create social, cultural and recreational opportunities for Wheat Ridge seniors and give them better access to social workers to make sure they're applying for all the assistance for which they qualify.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Courthouse News Service
Family Says Phony Doctor Runs Clinic
The head of an adolescent and family psychiatric center in Colorado bought his diploma from an "unaccredited diploma mill" and is not a real doctor, a family claims in court.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Amid Pushback, Colorado Gun Control Measure Goes On Trial
It's a legal battle that is far from over. In 2013, Sheriff John Cooke, left, and other sheriffs in Colorado filed a federal civil lawsuit objecting to two gun control bills, saying they violate the Second Amendment.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Colorado's cities and counties prepare for the "Silver Tsunami"
Sandy Soderberg, 67, sporting an angel tattoo on the back of her neck, raises her arms during a tai chi class at the Wheat Ridge Town Center Apartments.
Denver-area Easter events and egg hunts, 3/29/2014
April 12: Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, 9-11 a.m. $4 adults, $3 children. Activities and photos with the Easter Bunny included.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
SB 125 could face bumpy ride in House
A measure that would place ride-sharing services like Lyft and UberX under light regulation could face a bumpy ride when it lands in the House this upcoming week.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Editorial: Let Denver residents sell food from their homes
A Denver woman checks lettuce in her garden in this 2012 file photo. The city is considering a change to zoning laws in order to allow residents to sell homegrown produce and other homemade food items out of their homes.
Jeffco school board critics must face some painful facts
One of my favorite quotes is from Peggy Noonan: "If you don't get the facts right, you'll never get the policy right."