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  1. Spelling Bee: Lakewood girl spells her way into finals, comes up shortRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Sylvie Lamontagne may have missed her last day of school, but the 12-year-old from Lakewood had a good excuse - she was one of just 10 finalists in the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday night. To get to the last round, Sylvie had to survive a field of 285 spellers from all 50 states and from countries such as Ghana, Jamaica and South Korea.

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  2. One Colorado speller advances to semifinals at national beeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    An impressive field of 283 young spellers was narrowed to 49 semifinalists Wednesday in the preliminary rounds of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Among the semifinalists is Sylvie Lamontagne, a 12-year-old seventh-grader at Creighton Middle School in Lakewood.

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  3. Lakewood grinding out small victories in daily graffiti fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Denver Post

    About five blocks east of city government offices, Lakewood community services youth coordinator Shane Littleton tackled what seems to be a never-ending task. Rolling up to a utility box in his city truck towing a power washer, he quickly dispatched a graffiti tag using an over-the-counter cleaner and cloth rag.

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  4. Arvada, Wheat Ridge both building bike lanes along KiplingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Denver Post

    Traveling will be a bit easier for cyclists navigating Kipling Street on both sides of Interstate 70 next year when they get some new bike routes. The two bike lanes are in separate cities and are different projects funded mostly by federal grants, city officials in Arvada and Wheat Ridge said.

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  5. Get Happy Mister has had more success than any other horse from ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Denver Post

    Get Happy Mister, with jockey Mike Ziegler, gallops to victory last summer in the $100,000 Arapahoe Park Classic. "Best horse I've ever rode," Ziegler says.

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  6. 87-year-old who killed assisted-living roommate found incompetentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Denver Post

    An activities bus sits in front of Atria Applewood assisted living facility, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Lakewood. An 87-year-old man who suffers from advanced Alzheimer's disease and was arrested for beating his 76-year-old roommate to death at their assisted living facility, was found incompetent on Thursday.

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  7. Daily Digest: Denver Sheriff Department culture shift required, and 9 other storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Denver Post

    March 17, 2015: Sergeant Randy Romero keeps up with the mood and problems that can occur as he talks with an inmate while lunch is winding down in pod 5-C at the Van Cise-Simonet Detention Center March 17, 2015 Denver, CO Your daily resource for late-breaking news, upcoming events, the Denver weather forecast , Denver traffic information , and the stories that will be talked about on Friday, May 22, 2015. Download our iPhone , iPad and Android apps for breaking news throughout the day.

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  8. Lakewood on task to boost access to healthy foodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Denver Post

    On a 4-mile stretch of Sheridan Boulevard that divides Denver from Lakewood, you can pick up burgers, burritos and beer. What you won't find for 31 blocks along this thoroughfare - between West 17th and West Arkansas avenues - is a large-format grocer with a full selection of fresh produce and other healthy foods.

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  9. Green Mountain back to Colorado 4A baseball championship after beating PonderosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Denver Post

    Green Mountain earned the right to play in the championship game with a 5-4 win over Ponderosa on Thursday in a winner's bracket game at Metro State's Regency Athletic Complex. The Rams, as the lone unbeaten team in the double-elimination tournament, are guaranteed a spot in Wednesday's championship.

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  10. Lakewood city pools add hours, options for summer swim seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Denver Post

    Lakewood residents will experience some new things at Morse Park and Glennon Heights swimming pools this summer, including family fun nights and the occasional appearance of an inflatable obstacle course. Family fun nights will happen about a half-dozen times at each pool through the summer, and include closing times extended until 8 p.m., along with pool games to allow families with parents working late to enjoy the facilities, said city recreation manager Peggy Boccard.

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  11. Private operators are bolstering oil and gas drilling in the Denver-Julesburg BasinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Denver Post

    The majority of Front Range oil and gas rigs are being run by small operators, according to an analysis by a Houston-based energy investment bank. The rig analysis by Tudor, Pickering Holt & Co.

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  12. Jeffco Schools won't host Hickenlooper's bill signing on testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Denver Post

    A couple of state lawmakers are expressing dismay that Jefferson County Public Schools has declined to host Gov. John Hickenlooper at a bill-signing ceremony this week at Lakewood High, saying the event could have served as a real-life civics lesson for students. Sen. Andy Kerr, D-Lakewood, said the jettisoned ceremony was particularly relevant to Jefferson County students because it would have involved the enactment of House Bill 1323 , a hotly debated test reduction measure.

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  13. Lakewood police ID man suspected of crashing into Colfax Marathon barrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Denver Post

    Police in Lakewood have identified a man suspected of crashing into a barrier for the Colfax Marathon before fleeing on Sunday morning and are asking for the public's help in finding him. Chad Melendez, 30, is wanted on suspicion of felony criminal mischief, reckless endangerment, felony eluding and obstruction of a peace officer, police say.

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  14. Heavy rain, snowmelt fill protective reservoir's levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Denver Post

    Six months after repairs were completed at Bear Creek Lake Park from the 2013 floods, the popular recreation area is again under water. Heavy rain and snowmelt put the reservoir at 40 feet above normal as of Friday afternoon, causing much of the park to close.

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  15. Colorado 5A girls track and field state meet results 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Denver Post

    Shayna Yon, right, Cherokee Trail, cruises to victory in the girls 5A 100 meter dash final at the Colorado State Track and Field Championships at Jeffco Stadium May 16, 2015.

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  16. Colorado 4A girls track and field state meet results 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Denver Post

    Lewis-Palmer's Nicole Montgomery reacts after crossing the finish line and seeing her time in the 4A girls 400 Meter Dash. The third day of the Colorado High School State Track and Field Championships take place at the Jefferson County Stadium in Lakewood on Friday, May 15, 2015.

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  17. Colorado 2A girls track and field state meet results 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Denver Post

    Caliche's Kayla Zink, left, and Marisa Edmondson from Paonia cross the finish line in the 2A girls 100 Meter Dash. The third day of the Colorado High School State Track and Field Championships take place at the Jefferson County Stadium in Lakewood on Saturday, May 16, 2015.

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  18. Colorado 3A boys track and field state meet results 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Denver Post

    Miguel Molas, James Irwin High, reacts while crossing the finish line to take first in the boys 3A 100 meter dash final at the Colorado State Track and Field Championships at Jeffco Stadium May 16, 2015. Molas beat out Chris Youngs, center, Lutheran, and Kent Harris, Lutheran.

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  19. Colorado 4A boys track and field state meet results 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Denver Post

    Noah McGhee, Littleton High, left, sprints toward the finish line to take first place from Surae Poole, Denver South, in the boys 4A 100 meter dash at the Colorado State Track and Field Championships at Jeffco Stadium May 16, 2015.

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  20. Colorado 2A boys track and field state meet results 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Denver Post

    StTrackDay3 347.JPG Tullef Rudlong, left, of Lyons, wins the 100-meters on Saturday. For more photos, go to www.bocopreps.com.

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