Broomfield County Newswire

Broomfield County Newswire

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  1. Hundreds turn out for Broomfield's annual Easter activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... About five dozen dogs, some dressed in bonnets and tutus, sniffed out dog treats hidden inside eggs at the Broomfield County Commons Dog Park. The event, hosted this year by the Broomfield High School Future Business Leaders of America, included ...

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  2. Let's plant pansiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... gardener, call 303-464-5554 or email your question to: [email protected] . Like us on Facebook - Broomfield County Master Gardeners.

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  3. Kelly Phillips-Henry: Mental Health Partners here to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Daily Camera

    ... by recent media coverage. We are here to help. Mental Health Partners has been serving all Boulder and Broomfield County communities for more than 50 years. As the nonprofit community mental health center and substance use treatment provider, we are ...

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  4. Broomfield ranks as second-healthiest county in ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 1 | Daily Camera

    ... of parks and trails to programs orchestrated to promote healthy living. For the second year in a row, Broomfield County has ranked second in the state for healthy counties in a survey that examines health factors such as exercise, obesity and ...

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  5. Welcome back, oil and gas - we're happy to compromiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | Denver Post

    The Denver Post's Aldo Svaldi reported great news for Colorado's economy last Sunday: the oil and gas industry is firing up its drilling rigs again and planning to invest more than $4 billion in Colorado this year . That will not only mean more jobs with the seven public companies that disclosed their plans to ramp up operations, it will mean sub-contractors will be flush with business, an uptick in state revenue and an increased supply of domestic products at the very moment foreign actors work to reduce supply and drive oil prices back up.

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  6. Correction: Energy Industry storyRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 30 | NewsOK.com

    In a story March 26 about oil and gas drilling in Colorado, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Extraction Oil and Gas of Denver has built a strategy around buying up holdings near populated areas. Though the company has acquired such holdings, spokesman Brian Cain says the company has no such strategy and in fact, most of its holdings are in rural areas.

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  7. Area youth find a mentor in Zach Kreeger and Young LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 27 | Broomfield Enterprise

    Zach Kreeger started a Young Life group for Broomfield and Adams counties that positively impacts hundreds of area youth. This award honors the memory of former mayor and community leader Walt Spader.

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  8. John Kloeckner quietly reaches out to give a hand upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 27 | Broomfield Enterprise

    John Kloeckner is this year's winner in the Community Service category for the 17th annual Heart of Broomfield awards. This award recognizes a community volunteer who has gone above and beyond the call of duty.

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  9. 'Forced pooling' in ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Daily Camera

    Vista Ridge homes are seen near Encana's "Pratt" fracking site, at right, near the intersection of Primrose Lane and Crestview Drive in Erie in this file photo. Residents in Erie's Old Town are facing down a fracking order that harkens back to the early days of the oil boom, a controversial pooling born out of statutes used to force through horizontal drilling.

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  10. Plague detected near Broomfield's Great Western Reservoir open spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... to humans when an infected flea bites a human. As this is the first plague activity found this season in Broomfield County, public health officials want to remind residents to protect themselves and their pets against plague. "Plague is commonly ...

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  11. Serious crash on Colo. 7 in Broomfield results in charges for two driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... Parkway and Huron Street because of what police called a "serious accident" involving a Jeep and a van. Broomfield County Road 7 also was shut down north to West 169th Street. A 17-year-old girl was driving a Jeep south on County Road 7 when the ...

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  12. Serious accident in Broomfield closes Colo. 7 near SheridanRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2017 | LongmontFYI

    ... Sheridan and Huron because of what police are calling a "serious accident" involving a Jeep and a van. Broomfield County Road 7 is also shut down north to West 169th Street. Police also tweeted that North Metro Fire officials transported two people ...

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  13. Elevations Credit Union opening new downtown Boulder branchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Daily Camera

    Elevations Credit Union this summer will open a branch on the first floor of the Wencel building at 13th and Walnut streets - just off the Pearl Street Mall, where the City Council in February imposed a four-month moratorium on new financial institutions. The local credit union will join Twitter's Boulder offices at 1301 Walnut St., across from the parking lot of the Pearl Street Wells Fargo.

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  14. Butterfly behavior is complicated; plan gardens accordinglyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... gardener, call 303-464-5554 or email your question to: [email protected] . Like us on Facebook - Broomfield County Master Gardeners.

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  15. Foothills United Way awards $160K in impact grantsRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2017 | LongmontFYI

    Foothills United Way, based in Lafayette but serving all of Boulder and Broomfield counties, has awarded $160,000 in impact initiative grants to three collaboratives.

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  16. Plant Select helps find the right mix for high plains, mountain gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... gardener, call 303-464-5554 or email your question to: [email protected] . Like us on Facebook - Broomfield County Master Gardeners.

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  17. Justin Berger: Apples and hand grenades in BroomfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | Daily Camera

    The recent Broomfield County Oil and Gas Forum was another indication of the broken system by which the state of Colorado regulates oil and gas production. The state wants to earn revenue and support a local drilling company.

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  18. Broomfield's tension, differing opinions aired out at oil, gas town hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Daily Camera

    ... and gas operators, their community's health and safety concerns and how each has fared. Sheryl Fernandez, Broomfield County GOP Chairman, moderated the event and collected written questions from the audience. No questions asked aloud were permitted. ...

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  19. Desire to connect with nature is intrinsicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Broomfield Enterprise

    Biophilia is described as a "love of all living things." This bench at Broomfield County Commons provides an opportunity for area residents to take advantage of feelings of well-being offered by sitting quietly with nature.

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  20. Buffaloes' Mike MacIntyre says he followed protocol with former assistant Joe TumpkinRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2017 | ABC News

    Colorado coach Mike MacIntyre said Friday that he followed protocol after the ex-girlfriend of former assistant Joe Tumpkin told him that Tumpkin had physically abused her. In a prepared statement , MacIntyre said that after repeatedly checking that Tumpkin's ex-girlfriend was in a safe place, he told the woman in a separate conversation that he was obligated to report her claims to athletic director Rick George.

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