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  1. Lakewood police team up for DUI checkpoints FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Lakewood police and four other police agencies will conduct DUI-sobriety checkpoints in the city Aug. 26 as part of a statewide high-visibility campaign, according to an announcement. Known as Checkpoint Colorado, the campaign will set up a pair of late-night checkpoints in locations where a high number of DUI-related accidents and arrests have occurred.

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  2. Lakewood drunk driving checkpoint nets 7th time offenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Denver Post

    A DUI sweep by Lakewood police Saturday night netted a chronic offender whose record includes at least seven arrests for drinking and driving. Michael Wiley, 46, had a blood alcohol level about one-and-a-half times the legal limit when Lakewood police arrested him on suspicion of driving under the influence, Steve Davis, police spokesman said Tuesday.

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  3. Mile High RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Denver Post

    The best thing I can say about today is that clearly, you made it through Monday. How bad can the rest of the week be? We are packed to the gills with bad doctors, a vindicated homeless woman, Zika infections and more today, so let's just get right to it.

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  4. Brighton Housing Authority helps impoverished people start their own businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Denver Post

    Alejandro Quintan loads rock into a wheelbarrow as he landscapes the lawn of a home in Arvada, Colorado on August 11, 2016. The Brighton Housing Authority has a program called Biz Launch that it started in 2014 to provide entrepreneurs and business owners with the assistance, support, and resources to be successful and launch a business.

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  5. After three years as walk-on, Jakob Buys awarded a scholarship at Colorado StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Denver Post

    At Colorado State's team meeting Monday night, defensive tackle Jakob Buys heard an announcement that surprised him - and triggered raucous cheers from his teammates. After three previous seasons in the Rams program as a walk-on after leaving Arvada's Ralston Valley High School, Buys - a 6-foot-4, 285-pounder who will be a redshirt junior in 2016- will be on scholarship when CSU classes begin next week.

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  6. Fourth suspect arrested in stabbing of 78-year-old Arvada womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Denver Post

    The fourth and final suspect sought in the June home-invasion stabbing of a 78-year-old Arvada woman has been arrested. Arvada police say 54-year-old Daniel Hollingsworth was taken into custody Thursday with the help of the Denver Police Department.

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  7. New Apostolic Church in Arvada looks to expand community outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Denver Post

    Julianna Mitchell, 13, works her way across an obstacle course - a memory game in which participants choose different tiles to move from one end of the room to the other while avoiding certain tiles A' during Vacation Bible School at the New Apostolic Church on July 21, 2016, in Arvada, Colorado. The New Apostolic Church in Arvada has a new flagship location with the goal of expanding its reach and serve new organizations through youth and senior programs.

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  8. Ruby Tuesday to shut 95 restaurants as sales slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Denver Post

    Ruby Tuesday Inc. said it would shut about 13 percent of its restaurants as the chain grapples with falling traffic and declining revenue, trends it expects to persist. The Tennessee-based restaurant operator said it would close about 95 underperforming locations next month.

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  9. Photos of Arvada burglary suspects released by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Denver Post

    Officers were called Aug. 2 to a home in the 6600 block of Upham Street on a burglary, according to an Arvada Police Department media release. Burglars stole a laptop and several credit cards from the residence.

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  10. Colorado House Democrats promote new laws, programs aimed at economic developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Denver Post

    Colorado House Democrats are touting a number of the caucus' bills that take effect Wednesday that promote getting a job, doing a job while pregnant and buying a first home. In all, 155 Colorado laws take effect Wednesday, which is the 90th day after the end of the legislative session on May 11. Four bills from the House Democrats' 2016 jobs package, called Ready to Work 2.0, include Rep. Tracy Kraft-Tharp's House Bill 1288 .

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  11. Norah Jones and other Denver jazz best bets in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Denver Post

    For the next couple of weeks, the most exciting jazz being performed in Colorado won't take place in the smaller clubs, where the action usually is. The days to come will also feature appearances from performers with solid jazz backgrounds who have made names for themselves in the pop world.

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  12. Payouts to property owners in long-running Rocky Flats suit should start in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Denver Post

    The Candelas housing development under construction on the southern edge of the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge, pictured in this September 2015 file photo. For those who lived in the shadow of the former Rocky Flats nuclear plant - and for those who still do - compensation for loss of property value triggered by the noxious stew of chemicals and radioactive elements that were produced at the sprawling facility and dispersed downwind is moving from dream to reality.

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  13. Colorado mother struggles to bring her son's body home from SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | Denver Post

    Susan Shirley with a picture of her son, Levi Jonathan Shirley that died in Syria as a volunteer with an armed Kurdish group, the YPG to fight ISIS. Day after day, Susan Shirley sits at the round, wooden table in her Arvada kitchen, her blue eyes intensely scanning e-mails or Facebook messages on her laptop and then, eventually, wandering past the window into the yard where her son once played.

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  14. Jefferson County judge sentences man to life for Arvada murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Denver Post

    Billy Edward Scott, who was convicted in June of murdering an Arvada man, was sentenced to life in prison plus 60 years on Thursday by a Jefferson County court. Scott, 54, who was also convicted of three counts of burglary, menacing with a deadly weapon and four violent crime counts, was found to be a habitual criminal immediately before his sentencing hearing Wednesday, according to a news release Friday from the Jefferson County District Attorney's Office.

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  15. It's August; go out and get some culture, ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Denver Post

    August is the last, best hope to get the most out of Colorado's outdoor cultural offerings, and 2016 is a better year than most. There's plenty to choose from, in the Front Range and points west, and much of it is world-class.

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  16. First-degree murder charge filed against Arvada man accused of setting woman ablazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Denver Post

    Prosecutors have filed a first-degree murder charge against the Arvada man accused of pouring gasoline over his girlfriend and igniting her in front of her children at a Clear Creek County campsite. John Vasquez, 32, was initially accused of attempted murder in the case before Christina Archuleta died on July 20 of her injuries.

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  17. Two wanted women linked to Arvada crime spree now under arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Denver Post

    Nicki Lee Blea, 33, was arrested on July 22 by the Adams County Sheriff's Office. Danielle Sanchez, 35, was arrested on July 16, also by Adam's County Sheriff's Office.

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  18. 4 accused in stabbing of 78-year-old Arvada woman were after money, affidavit saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Denver Post

    The woman told Arvada police she opened the door for who she believed to be the paper boy when she was attacked The four people accused in the home-invasion stabbing last month of a 78-year-old Arvada woman were trying to steal cash they thought was hidden in her home, according to arrest documents. One member of the group, 41-year-old Delilah Albin, allegedly told investigators that they were after a box of currency in the elderly woman's bedroom.

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  19. Three people arrested on suspicion of stabbing a 78-year-old woman in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Denver Post

    Three suspects in the stabbing of a 78-year-old Arvada woman were arrested Friday, and a fourth was identified but is still at large. Ryan Kennedy, 24; Zacharie Creart-Duling, 26; Delilah Albin, 41, and Daniel Hollingsworth, 54, are all suspected to have been involved in the stabbing.

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  20. Colorado mother: Son killed while fighting ISIS in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Denver Post

    In this 2015 photo provided by Katy Shirley, Levi Shirley, left, and his sister Katy Shirley pose for a photo in Arvada in suburban Denver. Levi, who joined Kurdish forces in their fight against the Islamic State group was killed in combat in Syria, his mother said Thursday, July 21, 2016.

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