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Jeffco students would spend more time in class under proposed budget
Students in Jefferson County would spent six to eight more hours in the classroom next year under the superintendent's budget proposal.
Sun May 19, 2013
Valor Christian golfer Victoria Glenn commits to CU Buffs
University of Colorado women's golf coach Anne Kelly announced that Valor Christian's Victoria Glenn will continue her education and play golf at CU.
Sat May 18, 2013
Ruff's bid for second discus title falls short
JOSHUA POLSONfirstname.lastname@example.org Eaton's Keri Ruff gets ready to throw discuss on Friday during the Track and Field Championships at Jefferson County Stadium in Lakewood.
Colorado conservative group believed to be targeted by IRS spent $1 million last year
The Citizen Awareness Project is chaired by Charlie Smith. He applied for 501 4 status last year, which means he was applying to be a social welfare, tax-exempt organization.
Colorado Political News
Here Come The Sheriffs
UPDATE: A photo forwarded to us from today's press conference announcing the lawsuit against Colorado's new gun safety bills, Dave Kopel of the Independence Institute on the right: See the man in the black shirt on the left? That's Clint Webster , a 2010 GOP candidate for House District 24.
Fri May 17, 2013
Jones' personal best claims third
FOR THE TRIBUNE/Kevin Jelden Eaton's David Jones pole vaults 13 feet 3 inches Thursday during the Track and Field Championships at Jefferson County Stadium in Lakewood.
Buckingham arrested in Colorado
Edward T. Buckingham, a former CNMI attorney general who has been declared a fugitive, was arrested in Colorado, according to Office of the Public Auditor legal counsel George L. Hasselback yesterday.
Thu May 16, 2013
Colorado educators get questions, concerns about Jefferson County...
The Colorado Department of Education is holding a study session on Thursday to address questions about a pilot program being implemented in Jefferson County Schools that has some parents concerned.
Wed May 15, 2013
Jefferson County woman suspected of fatally stabbing her husband
Sandra Lee Schreiber, 69, is suspected in the death of her husband, Michael P. Schreiber, 79, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.
Mon May 13, 2013
Two people stabbed in Jefferson County
A man and a woman were stabbed in Jefferson County on Monday morning in what officials are calling a case of domestic violence.
Fri May 10, 2013
Denver housing market recovers but sellers remain scarce
Scott and Mitt-Ellen Haase would like to sell their Applewood home, but they want to buy a larger one in Jefferson County before they list it, even though the strategy carries some risk.
Colorado wildfires: Crews prepare for worst, expect average season
The good news: This year is unlikely to produce a fire season along the Front Range as severe as in 2012, when blazes such as the Lower North Fork fire left three dead and destroyed 23 homes.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Telluride Watch
Providing a Hand Up, Not a Handout'
Gerald and Linda Zschoche worked on the floor structure of a new Habitat for Humanity located at 111 Bluegrass Court in Montrose on Thursday, May 2. For the past seven years the couple has enjoyed traveling around the state and beyond volunteering for weeks at a time to help build homes for families in need.
GAO: Delays cost taxpayers $1.5 billion in VA hospital construction
Construction delays at Aurora's new Veterans Administration hospital cost the federal government almost $500 million more than budgeted, the General Accountability Office says in a report issued this week.
Wed May 08, 2013
Teens, others targeted by major ID theft ring
First Judicial District Attorney Peter Weir announced 10 arrests in a major identity theft ring in the metro area Wednesday.
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Jeffco grand jury returns 156-count indictment of ID theft ring
A Jefferson County grand jury returned a 156-count indictment naming five women and eight men in an ID theft ring accused of stealing at least $26,000. District Attorney Pete Weir said that the ring operated in Jefferson County and the Denver metro area between April, 2012 and January, 2013.
Tue May 07, 2013
The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is proud to once again be a part of the Crime Stoppers annual Shred-a-Thon. On Saturday, May 18, from 7 a.m. to noon, Shred-it, Inc.
Colorado 3rd-grade reading scores remain stagnant, test results show
Preliminary results from the state's standardized test show stagnant reading performance for Colorado third graders, a trend that state officials say must be changed.