Lone Tree

Summoned by the call of the pipes

Mike West has been playing the bagpipes for more than six years, but still considers himself an amateur. “As fire department bagpipers go, I'm OK,” West said. “As bagpipers go, I'm definitely a novice.” West seasons the reed in his …
Douglas County Schools
Douglas County School District Superintendent Elizabeth Fagen's decision to leave Colorado to take the same position in Humble, Texas, a district of 39,000 students outside Houston, has sparked …
Transportation
A group of Highlands Ranch residents have filed a lawsuit to stop the planned expansion of C-470 between I-25 and Kipling Avenue, claiming that the Federal Highway Administration and the Colorado Department of Transportation used flawed traffic …
Arvada
One of six people in an adult foster home — where a recent fire killed a 4-year-old girl and 39-year-old disabled woman — was trapped inside her room, Arvada Fire dispatch transcripts show. The call to fire dispatch came in at 1:32 a.m.on May …
High School Sports view more
Valor took home its first baseball championship trophy by staging a storybook comeback to outscore Pueblo West 9-6 in the May 29 Class 4A state title game at All Star Park in Lakewood. "This was …