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  1. Best Bets: Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Denver Post

    Friday-Saturday: The Fourth of July is the ideal time to showcase both patriotic pride and the places we gather to celebrate it. This year, the sixth annual Independence Eve show returns to downtown's Civic Center park with live music from Funkiphino and patriotic songs by the 101st Army Concert Band from Colorado's Buckley Air Force Base - and, of course, a full fireworks display after sundown.

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  2. Adams County's controversial sales tax on rec pot starts WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Denver Post

    DECEMBER 30: Nicole Martinez trims marijuana plants at a 3D Cannabis Center in Denver. All recreational marijuana shops in Adams County will be required to collect a controversial 3 percent county sales tax starting Wednesday, following a judge's decision to not put a stop to the levy.

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  3. Denver council approves ballot measures for airport, National WesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Denver Post

    The Denver City Council on Monday approved two ballot measures for the Nov. 3 election that are tied to airport development and tax extensions to support the National Western Center project. The council was set to vote later in the evening on a controversial rezoning request for 18 acres of east Denver's former Buckley Annex military site, southwest of Quebec Street and East First Avenue.

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  4. Adams County deputies arrest several suspects following shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Denver Post

    Adams County sheriff's deputies have arrested several possible suspects after several shots were fired from a stolen vehicle and a chase ensued early Saturday. An Adams County deputy heard several gunshots at around 2:30 a.m. in the area of 88th Avenue and Colorado Boulevard, said Sgt.

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  5. Commerce City's top cop slammed in no-confidence voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Denver Post

    Commerce City's police chief was hit Tuesday by a vote of no-confidence from an overwhelming majority of the officers he oversees in this fast-growing city of 50,000. Sixty-seven officers voted in support of the measure, which states that the rank-and-file has "lost all faith, trust and confidence" in Troy Smith as chief.

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  6. Former Denver-area elementary school teacher charged with sex assault on 5 girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Denver Post

    Eleven counts of sexual assault on a child have been filed against Gilbert Joseph Trujillo , a former elementary school teacher at Dupont Elementary School in Adams County. A former Adams County elementary school teacher has been charged with 11 counts of sexual assault on a child after an investigation that began in November 2013.

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  7. State spends $12,000 on five treadmill work stations, upsets lawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Denver Post

    A lawmaker is upset that a state department ordered five treadmill work stations costing nearly $12,000, but the agency spokesman says the new equipment is partly in response to a "sitting is the new smoking" report. The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing received two responses when it went out for bid in May, spokesman Marc Williams said.

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  8. MLK Statue MysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Denver Post

    In this Aug. 28, 1963, black-and-white file photo Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. addresses marchers during his "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington. The artwork is a piece of history, a steel mask of Martin Luther King Jr. that graced Manual High School's halls for decades after the assassination of the civil rights leader.

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  9. MLK statue disappears from Manual, investigation leads to artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Denver Post

    The artwork is a piece of history, a steel mask of Martin Luther King Jr. that graced Manual High School's halls for decades after the assassination of the civil rights leader. When the bust disappeared from the bottom shelf of a display case early this year, no one noticed it was gone for months.

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  10. Commerce City's police chief faces no-confidence vote from forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Denver Post

    A police department long beset by internal division could hit another major road bump as officers in Commerce City decide whether to sign on to a no-confidence measure against their chief. The declaration, which began circulating late last week, states that officers on the force have "lost all faith, trust and confidence in the ability of Troy Smith to serve in the honorable office of the Chief of Police."

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  11. Editorial: Adams County pot tax is unfair to citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Denver Post

    Adams County plans to assess a 3 percent sales tax on all marijuana sales in the county, starting in July. The legal sale of marijuana has given government a nice windfall from sales tax revenue, but taxes should be charged fairly and reasonably - unlike what is set to happen in Adams County.

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  12. Commerce City Police offer new summer camps, more teen outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Denver Post

    Kaya Vigil-Keiper was bringing up the rear for her team as they crept through hallways of the Commerce City Recreation Center, pretending it was a building that was being occupied by a dangerous suspect. "Slow down, stay in formation," Kaya, 9, whispered to the three boys in her group who were leading the building search.

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  13. Commerce City man shot in his home; police investigatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Denver Post

    Officers were called about 6:15 p.m. to the house on the 6800 block of Jasmine Street where they found the 52-year-old man wounded. "The suspects were seen fleeing the scene in older white SUV," police said in a news release.

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  14. Commerce City gives OK to recreational marijuana businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Denver Post

    Those who want to run a recreational marijuana store can now apply to open a business in Commerce City after council lifted a ban that had been in place since 2013. And recreational as well as medical marijuana businesses now have more site options and a streamlined application process after City Council last week also approved updated zoning and licensing rules.

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  15. Freight train derails in Commerce City; no injuries or hazardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Denver Post

    A freight train derailment in Commerce City is causing motor vehicle traffic issues, but there was no report of injuries or hazardous material leaking. The derailment happened Tuesday afternoon near East 96th Avenue east of Interstate 76. A Union Pacific train derailment team and National Transportation Safety Board members will investigate the incident, said Julia Emko, a Commerce City spokeswoman.

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  16. Woman struck in chest in early morning Commerce City shooting; police arrest suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | Denver Post

    Commerce City police have arrested a man for investigation of attempted murder after numerous gunshots were sprayed into a home occupied by many people and struck a 19-year-old woman early Saturday morning. "One victim is in surgery at Denver General with a gun-shot wound to the chest," Deputy Chief Lowell Richardson of the Commerce City Police Department.

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  17. Barr Lake State Park to renovate nature center, add education spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Denver Post

    All the people taking root in Brighton has caused drastic expansion throughout the city. Schools are looking for more space , home and retail developments are sprawling over the city's edges, and now its parks and nature preserves are working to keep up.

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  18. Editorial: DIA bargain was obvious optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Denver Post

    Denver struck an agreement Wednesday with several Adams County neighbors to allow "Airport City" development on Denver International Airport's expansive property. It was just two years ago that Adams County wanted to dismantle the original deal for Denver International Airport, demanding Denver return land it had annexed for the airport in what appeared to be an intractable dispute over how airport land could be developed.

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  19. DIA growth deal: Denver would pay neighbors $10M, split tax proceedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Denver Post

    After nearly three years of sometimes contentious negotiations, Denver struck an agreement Wednesday with several Adams County neighbors to allow "Airport City" development on Denver International Airport's expansive property. The basic terms: Denver will pay Adams County and its communities $10 million upfront for the right to allow commercial development on up to 1,500 acres in a pilot program.

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  20. Deal allowing Denver to develop DIA land is "close," official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Denver Post

    A potential agreement allowing Denver to pursue commercial development on Denver International Airport property appears close after a flurry of behind-closed-doors briefings of City Council members in three cities this week. "We're close," Commerce City Mayor Sean Ford said.

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