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Highlands Ranch Household Chemical Roundup on Aug. 16
The next Douglas County Household Chemical Roundup will be held in Highlands Ranch at Shea Stadium on Saturday, Aug. 16 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Shea Stadium is located at 3270 Redstone Park Circle, one block southeast of Santa Fe Drive and Town Center Drive.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Douglas County Fair hosts livestock, but other 4-H interests growing
Rachel Serrell said raising cattle for the first time for the Douglas County Fair and Rodeo has taught her about responsibility.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
I-25 in Douglas County to undergo 2 -year expansion, makeover project
Nearly a decade after the $1.67 billion Transportation Expansion Project - or T-REX - was completed along 19 miles of Interstate 25, an adjoining segment of the highway in northern Douglas County is finally ready for its makeover.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Colorado connections help search firms make the cut as finalists to...
The two executive search companies with the most Colorado connections made the cut as finalists to lead the Greeley-Evans School District 6 superintendent search.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Douglas County high schools opt out of federal lunch program
A student grabs a container of carrots during lunch at Cresthill Middle School in Highlands Ranch More than two years into the nationwide implementation of new health guidelines for school meals, high schools in Douglas County are dropping out of the program.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Can you ID these lottery ticket theft suspects?
Douglas County sheriff's investigators are trying identifity this man and woman, who they say are suspects in a string of lottery ticket thefts from metro Denver area stores.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Marijuana: Welfare cards being used at pot shop ATMs?
According to data compiled by the National Review , welfare recipients have used electronic benefit cards to withdraw cash at dispensaries at least 259 times since the sale of limited amounts of cannabis to adults 21 and up began in Colorado on January 1. In total, more than $23,600 of money meant to go toward food and housing from the Temporary ... (more)
Tue Jul 22, 2014
RTD advances $207M light rail plan for DougCo
Board members of the Regional Transportation District voted Tuesday to move forward with a $207 million extension of the existing Southeast Light Rail Line in Douglas County.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Former legislative aide tapped to run for Colorado House seat
A vacancy committee tapped Kim Ransom, a former legislative aide, to run as the Republican nominee for a Douglas County seat in the Colorado House.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
RTD board approves projects for Douglas County and Boulder/Longmont
The Regional Transportation District board of directors has approved two transit projects - a Southeast Rail Extension in Douglas County and a rapid transit bus route along Colorado 119 between Boulder and Longmont.
Those lines of red brake lights in front of you aren't misleading: Colorado is one of the fastest growing states in the country, and the metro region is a magnet for new homes, new inhabitants and jobs from Douglas County to Weld.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Douglas County Libraries selects general contractor for new libraries
Caleb Ramsey of Parker browses the selection of movie titles in the children's section of the Parker Library in 2009.
Enforcement of direct lane on I-25 in Douglas County to begin Thursday
Lone Tree police on Thursday will begin enforcing use of a new direct lane established on Interstate 25 by Colorado Department of Transportation crews earlier this week.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Drunk driver who killed soldier in Castle Rock given delayed sentence
A drunk driver convicted in the 2012 killing of an Afghanistan war veteran was sentenced Friday to six years in prison.
CDOT aims to ease gridlock with 'direct lane' pilot effort in Dougco
A brand-new approach to congestion relief is going live in Douglas County on Monday, with the Colorado Department of Transportation establishing a "direct lane" that it hopes will keep traffic moving more smoothly during rush hour.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Building that houses Gabriel's newest Douglas County historic landmark
The Manhart family moved out of Douglas County's newest historic landmark in Sedalia decades ago, but the building's current inhabitants say their spirits might still be around.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
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Prowers County Sheriff's Report July 8, 2014
July 8 8:09 a.m. - Senior Deputy Zordel assisted the Colorado Dept. of Corrections Parole officers and fugitive team with attempting to look for a fugitive in Lamar.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Jeffco Schools names Dougco schools exec as new chief academic officer
Jeffco Schools has once again turned to Douglas County to fill a top position in the district, announcing Tuesday that it has hired Syna Morgan as chief academic officer.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
4-Year-Old Boy Who Drowned Over The Weekend Identified
Authorities in Douglas County say the cause of death for a boy who was pulled from Chatfield Reservoir over the weekend was accidental drowning.
Douglas County's public arts program sparks economic development
Artist Lee Proctor installs his sculpture of dancing sandhill cranes in front of the Mainstreet Center in Parker.