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RTD advances $207M light rail plan for DougCo
Board members of the Regional Transportation District voted Tuesday to move forward with a $207 million extension of the existing Southeast Light Rail Line in Douglas County.
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Former legislative aide tapped to run for Colorado House seat
A vacancy committee tapped Kim Ransom, a former legislative aide, to run as the Republican nominee for a Douglas County seat in the Colorado House.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
RTD board approves projects for Douglas County and Boulder/Longmont
The Regional Transportation District board of directors has approved two transit projects - a Southeast Rail Extension in Douglas County and a rapid transit bus route along Colorado 119 between Boulder and Longmont.
Those lines of red brake lights in front of you aren't misleading: Colorado is one of the fastest growing states in the country, and the metro region is a magnet for new homes, new inhabitants and jobs from Douglas County to Weld.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Douglas County Libraries selects general contractor for new libraries
Caleb Ramsey of Parker browses the selection of movie titles in the children's section of the Parker Library in 2009.
Enforcement of direct lane on I-25 in Douglas County to begin Thursday
Lone Tree police on Thursday will begin enforcing use of a new direct lane established on Interstate 25 by Colorado Department of Transportation crews earlier this week.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Drunk driver who killed soldier in Castle Rock given delayed sentence
A drunk driver convicted in the 2012 killing of an Afghanistan war veteran was sentenced Friday to six years in prison.
CDOT aims to ease gridlock with 'direct lane' pilot effort in Dougco
A brand-new approach to congestion relief is going live in Douglas County on Monday, with the Colorado Department of Transportation establishing a "direct lane" that it hopes will keep traffic moving more smoothly during rush hour.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Building that houses Gabriel's newest Douglas County historic landmark
The Manhart family moved out of Douglas County's newest historic landmark in Sedalia decades ago, but the building's current inhabitants say their spirits might still be around.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Lamar Daily News
Prowers County Sheriff's Report July 8, 2014
July 8 8:09 a.m. - Senior Deputy Zordel assisted the Colorado Dept. of Corrections Parole officers and fugitive team with attempting to look for a fugitive in Lamar.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Jeffco Schools names Dougco schools exec as new chief academic officer
Jeffco Schools has once again turned to Douglas County to fill a top position in the district, announcing Tuesday that it has hired Syna Morgan as chief academic officer.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
4-Year-Old Boy Who Drowned Over The Weekend Identified
Authorities in Douglas County say the cause of death for a boy who was pulled from Chatfield Reservoir over the weekend was accidental drowning.
Douglas County's public arts program sparks economic development
Artist Lee Proctor installs his sculpture of dancing sandhill cranes in front of the Mainstreet Center in Parker.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Child pulled from Chatfield Reservoir in critical condition
A child was pulled out of Chatfield Reservoir on Saturday evening and rushed to a hospital in critical condition, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.
Single-car rollover kills one near Castle Rock
Emergency workers responded to a single-car rollover Saturday evening just southeast of Castle Rock that killed one person and badly injured another occupant of the vehicle.
Few punishments for those who fail to report abuse
Investigators would have found numerous inappropriate photos of a 13-year-old girl posted on the walls of her math teacher's office, but administrators at her Douglas County school never called them.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
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Crews make quick work of small Douglas County wildfire
West Metro Fire along with crews from South Metro Fire hustled to the scenes to douse the flames before they grew into bigger problems.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Colorado Republicans put on a united front
Republican gubernatorial nominee Bob Beauprez on Tuesday named Douglas County Commissioner Jill Repella as his running mate and the team set out the next day along with his three former primary foes on a "unity tour" of the Front Range.
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Wed Jul 02, 2014
Highlands Ranch 4th Of July Fireworks Get Green Light
More moisture this year means more Fourth of July fireworks in Colorado, including a display in Douglas County, where tinderbox conditions the last two Julys forced cancellations.