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  1. Douglas County crime blotter: Police find possible bomb materials in ParkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Denver Post

    Card clone con. Lone Tree Police investigated a report of credit card fraud that happened on July 4. A woman said she believed her card number had been compromised.

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  2. Gag order requested in case of missing Littleton womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Denver Post

    An Arapahoe County magistrate has issued a provisional order that could close the door on information going public about a 2016 sex assault case involving a man whose girlfriend has disappeared. Jeffrey Beier, 42, the boyfriend of Charlene Roxanne Voight, who hasn't been seen since at least July 8, faces a felony charge for allegedly sexually assaulting another woman.

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  3. New Lone Tree Library prepares to open for business in busy part of townRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Denver Post

    The new Lone Tree Library will welcome patrons for the first time Saturday after more than a year of construction, but visitors shouldn't be surprised if they see some heavy machinery and workers in hard hats in the area anyway. The shimmering 25,000-square-foot center, on a new street at 10055 Library Way, is just one piece of Lone Tree's rapidly developing RidgeGate area.

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  4. Denver will restart long-dormant Confluence Park project, at "significantly" higher costRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Denver Post

    Denver's long-stalled eyesore of a project on the banks of the South Platte River at Confluence Park is going to get a jump-start soon, the city says. The contractor halted work after digging on the Platte's west bank in the spring of 2015 resulted in the discovery of coal tar buried at the river's edge.

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  5. Aurora struggles to find an identity beyond the grit of East ColfaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Denver Post

    Maxwell Wilson, 5, left, along with other kids, cools off in the fountain at the Town Square of the Southlands Lifestyle Center outdoor mall last week. Jonathan Kyte and his young family moved out of central Denver two years ago in search of better schools and more-affordable housing.

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  6. Rocky Allen, accused of stealing fentanyl, intends to plead guilty, court filing statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Denver Post

    Rocky Allen, 28, was indicted by a federal grand jury in Denver on charges of tampering with a consumer product and obtaining a controlled substance by deceit, according to the Department of Justice. Rocky Allen, a former surgical technician whose federal indictment on drug theft charges prompted a multi-state health scare, intends to plead guilty, a court filing on Wednesday states.

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  7. Douglas County crime blotter: Teenagers follow, harass woman at home improvement storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Denver Post

    Creepy kids in Lowe's. A woman was shopping at Lowe's, 1360 New Beale St., Castle Rock, on June 10 when she noticed three teenage boys following her around the store.

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  8. Woman in critical condition following near drowning at Chatfield ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Denver Post

    A woman who is in critical condition after a near drowning at Chatfield Reservoir on Friday has been identified as a doctor and mother of three from Parker. Hope Cassel, 45, was with her three sons, ages, 14, 13 and 11, and an 11-year-old friend of the boys, on paddle boards off the swim beach at Chatfield Reservoir at about 1 p.m. "when a storm came up," according to a news release from the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.

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  9. Douglas County Crime Blotter: "IRS" asks for iTunes gift cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Denver Post

    Grifters and music lovers? A woman who lives in the 4100 block of Dawson Road, Douglas County, on May 31 received a call from two men claiming to be with the IRS and demanding she pay $4,870 in taxes they claimed she owed. They threatened to put her jail if she did not pay.

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  10. Henry Award 2016 nominees announced by Colorado Theatre GuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Denver Post

    Director Bryce Alexander helps Rachel Van Scoy with her wardrobe backstage before rehearsal starts. The Phamaly Theatre Company's dress Rehearsal of Cabaret on Monday, July 13, 2015.

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  11. Bonfils Blood Center puts donor-tech recruiting into high gear with first job fair since 2001Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Denver Post

    Bradley Gord, right, of Bonfils Blood Center, draws blood on Laura von Rosenberg, June 15, 2016. Bonfils Blood Center is hosting a job fair 4-7 p.m. Monday to fill "nearly two dozen full-time phlebotomist positions."

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  12. Douglas County Crime Blotter: Fire extinguishers stolen, dischargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Denver Post

    An Aurora Police officer puts up crime scene tape at the scene of a shooting at an apartment building near the intersection of Dearborn St. and Tennessee Ave in Aurora Thursday afternoon. Two people were shot and killed earlier and two were sent to the hospital in critical condition with gunshot wounds.

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  13. Mountain lion sighted in Parker parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Denver Post

    Parker Police responded to a call of a mountain lion in the area of Parker Road and Mainstreet on June 8. It was seen in the Hobby Lobby parking lot in this photo taken by one of their sergeants. Police received a call on a report of the big cat, and a sergeant with the Parker Police Department snapped a photo.

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  14. Douglas County Crime Blotter: Dozer dashed, owner lashedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Denver Post

    Dozer dashed, owner lashed. Police issued a warning to a dog owner living in the 8900 block of Porcupine Point, Douglas County, after his dog was found in the backyard of a neighboring property on May 5. The dog, a tan-and-white American bulldog named Dozer, was said to have approached the owner of the neighboring property and his dog in an aggressive way after wandering off his owner's land.

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  15. Business Q&A: Fox Airsoft, ParkerRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | Denver Post

    Noah Tully stares down the sight of a VSR 10 sniper rifle on May 25 at Fox Airsoft in Parker after repairing it. Fox Airsoft offers Airsoft guns, protective gear and repair.

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  16. Mourners visit Fort Logan to hear speeches, leave messages on headstonesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Denver Post

    Felicity Bohn, 11, visits the grave of Marine Lance Cpl. Gregory P. Rund during Memorial Day at Fort Logan National Cemetery.

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  17. Industrial rush: Parker's flexible commercial spaces a hot commodityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Denver Post

    Anyone who has driven Hess Road through south Parker knows that local residential development is booming, as it is across Douglas County and the greater metro area. A growing population and strong small business economy in Parker is leading to a need for a different kind of development in the town, according to real estate professionals: more room for small businesses, particularly in light industrial spaces.

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  18. Douglas County Commissioners shut down rural rezoning effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Denver Post

    The Douglas County Commissioners have ruled that a local developer cannot divide a swath of agricultural property on the Elbert County border into 56 lots for new homes. The 257-acre parcel at issue in Tuesday's Board of County Commissioner's hearing is near the intersection of Hilltop and South Delbert roads, stretching east to Elbert County.

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  19. Plans for recreation uses at Parker's Rueter-Hess Reservoir unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Denver Post

    Eventually, Rueter-Hess Reservoir could welcome recreational activities ranging from hiking, camping, and fishing to archery, open water swimming and even personal boat use. Taking into account barriers such as staffing, invasive mollusks, and - biggest of all - funding, some of those uses could arrive at the Parker-area reservoir later than others.

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  20. Former Parker doctor, pharmacists charged in patient overdose deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Denver Post

    Dr. John Alan Littleford, a 70-year-old osteopath, was charged in federal court with conspiring to distribute excessive quantities of narcotic medicines for at least 2 years. Littleford formerly owned the Pain & Injury Clinic in Parker.

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