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Controversial new state holiday shines spotlight on Mother Cabrini

Since 1938, visitors have flocked to the mountains just west of Golden to learn about and pay tribute to Frances Xavier Cabrini, the Catholic saint who established 67 schools, hospitals and …
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Judge allowing Bandimere to continue operating for now, but COVID-19-related restraining order to remain in place
After a full day of testimony, a Jeffco judge did not rule Wednesday on whether she will grant a preliminary injunction that would limit events at Bandimere Speedway unless the county is provided a …

Golden Giddyup race canceled after JCOS asks for changes to event

A popular annual Golden event will not continue, and its organizers say its not COVID-19 that’s behind the cancellation. Instead, the organizers of the popular fall Golden Giddyup mountain bike …

Don Seyfer kept Wheat Ridge running

Don Seyfer took pride in his community. He founded Seyfer Automotive in 1961, and build the business up, first in Mountain View and later in Wheat Ridge, into an institution of quality and …

Pet owners adopting, keeping animals during COVID-19

May 26 marked the first day that the Denver Animal Shelter reopened its animal adoptions after more than two months of suspending the process during the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. That day, …

Wheat Ridge will be able to enjoy chalk art at city businesses this summer

Chalk this one up to the COVID-19 pandemic. Chalk art has become a mainstay of Wheat Ridge's annual RidgeFest. But with the status of large social gatherings up in the air and city residents in need …

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Dumont man arrested for cold case homicides

A Dumont man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering two women in 1982. Alan Lee Phillips, 70, was arrested during a Feb. 24 traffic stop in Clear Creek County, and is being held at the Park …

Life

A very 2021 spring season at the Arvada Center

As the first-year anniversary of the COVID-19 shutdowns across the metro area nears, theaters continue to lead the way when it comes to connecting and entertaining audiences in innovative new ways. …

Sports

Skyview gets partial break in basketball reclassification

Skyview High School got a 50-50 split of appeals to its classifications for boys and girls basketball for the two-year cycle that begins in 2022. The Colorado High School Activities …

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A lifelong attraction to the hard stuff

A man walks into a bar with a large chunk of concrete and says to the bartender, “Give me a drink. And one for the road.” I like concrete. I’ve always liked concrete. Concrete is everywhere. …

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