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Firefighters impress need for planning, speed

A room fire can spread from a spark to fully engulfed in four minutes, according to North Metro Fire Prevention Chief Steve Gosselin. That’s why planning is key. Gosselin and other fire personnel joined fire survivors Oct. 14 at the Walmart …
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Undead hazard at Legacy Ridge

It was Caddyshack meets the Walking Dead Oct. 14 at Westminster’s Legacy Ridge Golf Course as teams of duffers squared off against each other in a best ball scramble and a few extra hazards in the form of zombies wandering the course. It’s the …
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    • Oil-gas groups sue over Thornton pipeline rules

      Two oil and gas drilling trade groups filed a suit Oct. 10 seeking to overturn strict pipeline rules that Thornton City Council adopted in August. The suit, filed in Adams County District Court by the Colorado Oil and Gas Association and the …

    • Mosque hosting Metro North candidates forum Oct. 21

      City Council candidates from four cities in the Metro North area are expected to be on hand Saturday, Oct. 21 for a candidates forum hosted by the Metropolitan North Islamic Center, Masjid Ikhlas.

    • Justice center tops Northglenn budget list

      Northglenn’s new $23 million Justice Center and planning for a new senior center will be among factors driving the city’s budget in 2018. Jason Loveland, Northglenn Director of Finance, said the proposed budget calls for $62.9 million in …

    • Adams County considers day care expansion

      In-home day cares in unincorporated Adams County could take on twice as many children next year. The Adams County Commission reviewed the proposal from the Community and Economic Development Department during a study session Oct. 3. Kristin …

    • My Name Is: Isabell Watson

      A family person I just graduated from Front Range Community College in Fort Collins. I received two associate’s degrees in science: one in forestry, wildlife and natural resources and one in wildlife technologies. I’m originally from …

  • Life

    • North Metro Milestones

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      Federal Heights Traci Renee Loger, of Federal Heights, graduated in spring 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in justice studies from Fort Hays State University. Northglenn Erika Hamacher, of Northglenn, graduated in spring 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in medical diagnostic imaging from Fort Hays State University. Sara Tontarski, of Northglenn, graduated in spring 2017 with an ACT and master’s degree in school psychology from Rochester Institute of Technology. Thornton Jacob Woodrow Abbas, of Thornton, graduated in spring 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Fort Hays State University. Adam Rusk, of Thornton, graduated in spring 2017 with a master’s degree in geosciences (remote sensing technology) from Fort Hays State University. Jorden Comstock, of Thornton, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship from Fort Hays State University. A 2016 Legacy High School graduate and a Metropolitan State University transfer student, Comstock is the son of Jeff and Denece Comstock, He is majoring in nursing. Roger Ross, of Thornton, recently was promoted to chief petty officer in the Navy. Ross is serving aboard Fleet Air Reconnaissance Squadron Four. This sailor is one of only 4,400 sailors who were advanced out of 22,000 eligible this year. Mawathage Vishwa Seneviratne, of Thornton, graduated in spring 2017 from the University of Akron with a master’s degree in electrical engineering, thesis. Westminster Haley Gottschalk, of Westminster, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in art from Fort Hays State University. A 2016 Legacy High School graduate, Gottschalk is the daughter of Troy and April Gottschalk. She is majoring in art. André Rodriguez has been hired as the teaching artist and Shakespeare programming coordinator for the education department at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. Rodriguez is a graduate of University of Northern Colorado, earning both a master’s degree and bachelor’s degree in theater education and acting. His previous experience includes serving as an instructor at his alma mater, Pomona High School, and as department chair and theater education instructor at Westminster High School. Wheat Ridge Kelly Louise Richards, of Wheat Ridge, was named to the summer 2017 president’s honor roll at Washington State University.

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    • Kids love simple and easy Halloween fun

      Thursday, October 12

    • Lannie Garrett brings two revues to venue in downtown Littleton

      Wednesday, October 11

    • My Name Is: Brian Lacertosa

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