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  1. Erie poised to approve $6.4M land deal along I-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | LongmontFYI

    ... 36 has since shifted to U.S. 287 and I-25, and abutting cities have acted accordingly. In the past several years, Thornton and Westminster have installed massive shopping centers along I-25 access points, and Erie has long been conscious of its ...

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  2. Man who killed 3 in Colorado Walmart gets life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Gazette

    ... Walmart was sentenced Friday to life in prison. He did not speak at the sentencing. Ostrem walked into a Walmart in Thornton Nov. 1, 2017, opened fire and left without saying anything, witnesses said. (Oct 19) This image made from video shows Scott ...

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  3. Erie poised to approve $6.4M land deal along I-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Camera

    ... 36 has since shifted to U.S. 287 and I-25, and abutting cities have acted accordingly. In the past several years, Thornton and Westminster have installed massive shopping centers along I-25 access points, and Erie has long been conscious of its ...

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  4. Scott Ostrem sentenced to life in prison for murdering three in 2017 Thornton Walmart shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Denver Post

    Scott Ostrem sits with the defense counsel during his sentencing trial at Adams County Court house, on Oct. 19, 2018. The man who shot and killed three people inside a Thornton Walmart last year received the maximum sentence possible under a plea arrangement reached with prosecutors in the case: three life sentences.

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  5. Man accused of torturing, killing cats sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | TheDenverChannel

    ... domestic violence and two prior arrests for aggravated cruelty to animals. Both of the latter arrests were from Thornton in Adams County. When investigators talked with him before his first Thornton arrest, which occurred in February 2016, he ...

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  6. Justice Department Awards More Than $600,000 to Support Victims of Mass ViolenceRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | Criminal Justice Online

    ... them heal. The other mass violence incident occurred on Nov. 1, 2017, when a man entered a Walmart Supercenter in Thornton, Colo., and shot and killed three people and terrorized 179 customers and 63 employees. Colorado's 17th Judicial District ...

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  7. 6 (Tied). Thornton, CORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Though Thorton's binge drinking, smoking, and obesity rates were very close to the national average, Thornton's demographic factors were consistent with the trends identified in this study.

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  8. 5. Salem, ORRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Like Thornton, CO, in 2015, Salem's binge drinking, obesity, and smoking rates were very close to the national average.

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  9. Anti-fracking activists sue Thornton, claiming breach of free speech...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Daily Camera

    Two anti-fracking activists including a candidate for a Boulder County commissioner seat sued the city of Thornton and Mayor Pro Tem Jan Kulmann on Tuesday claiming she has violated their free speech rights by deleting their comments from an official Facebook page. Commissioner candidate Cliff Willmeng, co-founder of anti-fracking group East Boulder County United, and Marine Corps reservist Eddie Asher filed the lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Denver claiming that Kulmann deletes their posts on her "official" Facebook page.

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  10. Mile High Haunts: Haunted Field of Screams Is Tops for TerrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Denver Westword

    I'd already tried to experience Haunted Field of Screams twice before the weather finally cooperated on my third trip to Thornton, but this haunt was definitely worth the wait. The place is massive, but as it transitions to a thirty-acre scream park, it's also massively muddy on the trails and in the parking lot when rain starts to fall.

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  11. BYU women's basketball team will be young and inexperienced in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... sure she's ready for conference." Chase, 5-9, will likely lead the team in scoring, considering the junior from Thornton, Colo., averaged 13.5 points last year. No other returner averaged more than 5.6 ppg. "I think we have a team expectation of ...

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  12. Colorado lawmakers can't agree on how to handle harassment complaints at CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Denver Post

    State Rep. Steve Lebsock of Thornton listens during debate on March 2 over whether to expel him from the Colorado legislature after five women accused him of sexual misconduct. Lebsock was ousted in a 52-9 vote.

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  13. Mike Alvarado Announces 'I'm Back' After Destroying JourneymanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Boxing Scene

    ... two rounds on the Terence Crawford-Jose Benavidez Jr. undercard at CHI Health Center. The 38-year-old Alvarado, of Thornton, Colorado, dropped Cannon twice with right hands in the second round. The second knockdown left Cannon under a bottom rope ...

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  14. FedEx, JCPenney seek to fill hundreds of seasonal positions in ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Denver Post

    ... in Colorado to help fill and deliver holiday orders at the online retail giant's fulfillment centers in Aurora and Thornton and at delivery facilities around the metro area.

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  15. Walmart Killer Scott Ostrem Pleads Guilty to "Avoid the Death Penalty"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Denver Westword

    On November 1, 2017, Scott Ostrem opened fire in a Thornton Walmart, killing three people and endangering dozens more. Now he's pleaded guilty to five counts in connection with the crime for reasons the head prosecutor in the case connects to capital punishment.

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  16. Man pleads guilty to 3 counts of murder in Walmart shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Nov. 6, 2017, file photo, Scott Ostrem enters a courtroom in Brighton, Colo. Ostrem pleaded guilty Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, to three counts of first-degree murder in the Nov. 1, 2017, deaths of Pamela Marques, 52, and Victor Vasquez, 26, both of Denver, and Carlos Moreno, 66, of Thornton.

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  17. Platil, Bergholtz lead UAF cross country at Emerald City OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... the team held strong." Platil finished 12th and earned the Nanooks 11 points with a time of 27:15. The junior and Thornton, Colorado, native was the third Great Northwest Athletic Conference runner to finish, posting an average mile time of 5:28. ...

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  18. Sayonara, Sweet Leaf: MED Punishment Includes Heavy Fines and Loss of LicensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | Denver Westword

    ... to attempt to sell three different licenses - obtained for retail dispensaries in Aurora, Federal Heights and Thornton - with the MED signing off on any final deal. Any entity that buys the licenses cannot make any references to the Sweet Leaf ...

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  19. Burger bargains abound and more Denver-area deals starting Oct. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Denver Post

    ... your kitchen for true savings. All six Colorado locations are participating - Aurora, Denver, Englewood, Lakewood, Thornton and Westminster. hamburgerstand.com For bargain hunters, it's never too early to plan for the holidays. From Oct. 12 to 21, ...

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  20. 7 of Denver's best haunted houses to get you in the Halloween spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Denver Post

    ... field - Condemned, Zombie Paintball Massacre, Dead Man's Maze and Carnevil - but it also sits dangerously close to Thornton's said-to-be-haunted Riverdale Road. One ticket will lead you to be hunted by the violently psychotic (uh, no thanks), send ...

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