Douglas County Newswire

Douglas County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Douglas County, CO.

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  1. Debate Over Plan To Allow Teachers To Carry Guns At SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... waiting for them to hatch. Debate Over Plan To Allow Teachers To Carry Guns At School It's an issue that has Douglas County parents divided: should teachers be allowed to carry handguns on school grounds? 2017 NBA Second Half Preview -- Western ...

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  2. Douglas County Crime Blotter: Air conditioning, HVAC systems stolen from Highlands Ranch homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    Into thin air. Construction crews working on a home in the 14000 block of Night Owl Lane, Douglas County , called police to report the structure's HVAC and air conditioning systems had been stolen sometime between Feb. 4 and Feb. 6. The home is under construction but has windows and doors and should have been secured when crews were not there.

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  3. Hardwood harmony: Unified Sports brings students, communities together in Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    ... in a game, but facilitate and assist as athletes with special needs lead the action. The program came to the Douglas County School District through a partnership with Special Olympics Colorado . At Legend, significant support needs teacher Shelly ...

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  4. Pro-Trump "Spirit of America" rally coming to DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Gazette

    ... Blanco. "The rallies will be positive, patriotic and uplifting." "As an involved conservative activist in Douglas County since the tea party wave, I am honored to help coordinate the Spirit of America rally in Denver for February 27. It is always ...

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  5. Highlands Ranch students use virtual dialogue with WWI kaiser to spark interest in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Denver Post

    Michal Bodzianowski, left, and classmate Zach Swaim, both sophomores at STEM School Academy in Douglas County, and fellow classmates, start the computer program to run their historical figure head of "kAIser" Wilhelm that speaks through Google when asked historical questions February 7, 2017. His eyes flare red when talking about his disdain for the British, and his jaw churns angrily as he voices the need for his beloved Germany to flex its muscles.

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  6. We must keep protesting - but we need a lot more actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Daily Kos

    ... is an ALEC -driven board that recently installed Elizabeth Fagen , the failed former superintendent of Douglas County, Colorado, at the helm. Most of the district's parents were against the appointment. Many parents and students rallied and ...

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  7. PHOTOS: 2017 Colorado high school state wrestling qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Denver Post

    ... February 17, 2017 at Pepsi Center. John Leyba, The Denver Post Cohl Schultz of Ponderosa and Micah Smith of Douglas County during their 5A 220 pound match Colorado high school state wrestling February 17, 2017 at Pepsi Center. A digital photo editor ...

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  8. Despite Killing Of Teachers With Guns Bill, School Board Votes To Support MeasureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | CBS Local

    ... a short stay in the city of lights. Thus a list of the five most famous and must see attractions is in order. DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) - Despite state lawmakers killing a bill dealing with guns at schools earlier this month, the Douglas County ...

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  9. The CU South Denver gift that keeps on giving in Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Denver Post

    Students from Flagstone Elementary check out the Globeology display at the University of Colorado South Denver location in Parker on February 9, 2017. The University of Colorado opened its South Denver location in fall 2014.

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  10. Douglas County Crime Blotter: A man busts a trespasser inside his carRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Denver Post

    Caught in the act. A man living in the 6000 block of Castlegate Drive West, Castle Rock , went to put something in his car just after midnight Jan. 30 when he noticed his driver's side door was already ajar.

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  11. Kroenke expands Colorado empire againRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Business Journal

    ... retail center for $11.13 million. The Kroenke Group purchased the Lone Tree Commons shopping center in Douglas County for $247.78 per square foot, the Colorado Real Estate Journal reports. The 44,898-square-foot strip center is located at 7600 ...

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  12. History shows a Jordan Cove approval needs pipeline buy-in firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    The pipeline that would supply a liquefied natural gas export terminal at Jordan Cove in Oregon is contentious, as these "Hike the Pipe" protesters demonstrated while walking through Douglas County in 2015. Federal regulators stalled during the pipeline's approval process the first time Jordan Cove came before their commission.

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  13. CBS4's Ed Greene to Emcee 13th Annual Zonta Trivia NightRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 11 | PR.com

    Excitement is building for the 13th Annual Trivia Night presented by Zonta Douglas County on April 8. Ed Greene, CBS4's weather and news anchor, will again be the emcee for the fundraiser. Zonta Douglas County hosts Trivia Night to raise funds for local and regional nonprofits and for a lucky student heading off to college.

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  14. Second Annual Collectible & Antiquarian Book Sale at Douglas County LibrariesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Denver Westword

    Douglas County Libraries is hosting its second annual Collectible & Antiquarian Book Sale February 11 and 12 at its Highlands Ranch - James H. LaRue branch, 9292 Ridgeline Blvd. The special sale takes place Saturday, February 11, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sunday, February 12, from 1-4 p.m. in the Shea meeting rooms on the first floor of the library. Book lovers will find "sweet deals" on a variety of items, including new and used antique books, first editions, volume sets, signed copies, collectible children's books, and other unique items, as well as CDs and DVDs.

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  15. FocusLegislative action includes fines for businesses, booze laws 128Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... alleviate the fiscal impact of state regulations on small businesses. The bill was introduced by District 45 (Douglas County) Rep. Patrick Neville, and sponsored in the Senate by his father, Tim Neville of District 16, which includes Boulder, ...

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  16. Card skimmers target Highlands Ranch gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | TheDenverChannel

    ... Ranch Parkway in Highlands Ranch a couple of months ago, but others since have not been so lucky. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office said they pulled a card skimmer out of a pump at that gas station and have five active cases related to that ...

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  17. Realtor Jennifer Brink Joins Jim Garcia and RE/MAX ProfessionalsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | World News Report

    ... "I consider myself to be a specialist in the areas of Parker, Castle Pines, Lone Tree, Castle Rock and all of Douglas County. I'm eager to help anyone relocating to any of these areas find the perfect home. I have lived in the area for many years, ...

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  18. Sentencing Wednesday for Brooke Higgins, teen who pleaded guilty in Mountain Vista murder plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Denver Post

    ... sealed. More details in the case are expected to be made public at the 1:30 p.m. sentencing hearing in Douglas County District Court in Castle Rock. Court documents unsealed last month show Higgins and her alleged accomplice - Sienna Johnson - ...

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  19. "Collaboration Campus" to bring host of educational opportunities to Castle Rock by 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Denver Post

    ... Parkway, northeast of Castle Rock Adventist Hospital. ACC will partner with Colorado State University, the Douglas County School District , Arapahoe/Douglas Works Workforce Center and other business and educational partners to create a place that ...

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  20. Douglas County Crime Blotter: Inappropriate Snapchat leads to death threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Denver Post

    Snapchat showdown . Police investigated reports of harassment after two high school boys in Castle Rock got into a text exchange Jan. 9 during which one threatened to kill the other.

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