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It's time to talk: Don't we all know someone who is struggling with some form of mental illness or mental health challenge? Colorado Community Media has launched a series of articles and forums, entitled “Time to Talk,” on the state of mental health, specifically in Douglas County, but applying to all of us, ...
The Colorado Supreme Court has ordered a controversial school voucher program case to be dismissed, according to a news release from the Douglas County School District. The decision was made Jan. 25, roughly six weeks after the Douglas County School Board voted to rescind the program.

On Jan. 24, Douglas County Deputy Zack Parrish's patrol vehicle went back into service for the first time since the Dec. 31 shooting that took his life. The vehicle is different — small but powerful details have been added to forever remember the fallen deputy. Parrish, 29, was responding to a domestic ...
The suspect in the fatal shooting of Adams County Deputy Heath Gumm has been identified by authorities as Dreion Martise Dearing. Dearing, 22, is facing charges of first-degree murder of a police officer, assault and burglary. He was being held in the Adams County jail without bond. Authorities had not ...
Douglas County Sheriff's Deputy Jeff Pelle, one of the four officers injured in the New Year's Eve shooting that killed Deputy Zackari Parrish, got a special shout out from a movie star. In a video, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson offered words of encouragement as Pelle works toward recovery. “I wanted to wish ...
Are we seeing a harbinger of the future? From Telluride to the Eastern Plains, communities across Colorado are experiencing an unusually dry winter, the likes of which have not been seen since 2002. Statewide, we have now seen about three-quarters of the snowfall we typically see this far into the ...

Had a hat trick and an assist for the hockey team in an 11-0 win over Air Academy on Jan. 16. India Cole, Castle View. The junior scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in a 53-41 girls basketball victory over Mountain Vista on Jan. 16. Luke Lonneman, Valor Christian. The senior right wing finished ...
... • Football coach Dustin Pfeiffer has resigned and the search for a new football coach has commenced. In three seasons, Pfeiffer compiled a 6-24-0 record. • A few Sabercats basketball players are among the leaders in Continental League statistics after the games on Jan. 20. Dillon O'Connor is the boys ...
I'm originally from Michigan but have lived in Castle Rock for nearly 11 years! I'm a mother to four amazing kids and wife to my best friend, Dan. I'm incredibly passionate about the outdoors, open spaces, wildlife, trail running and photography. My work. I am owner of Hernandez Photography and founder of ...
Helios, a ferruginous hawk, was given to the nonprofit Nature's Educators and now works as a breed “ambassador,” Executive Director Devin Jaffe said. Courtesy photo. Devin Jaffe, director of the nonprofit Nature's Educators, holds an American kestrel named Ajax. The bird was left blind in one eye ...
America has not overhauled its tax code system since 1986. Changing the tax code is challenging due to the complex impacts it can have on both our personal finances and businesses. While tax reform is not easy, the House last month took on this challenge and passed H.R. 1, the “Tax Cuts and Jobs ...
It is usually at this time of the year, or maybe even sooner, that we hear someone we know say something like, “I am so glad this year is coming to an end.” Or, “I can't wait for the year to be over so I can start fresh again next year.” I actually overheard someone say that on last New Year's Eve they had a ...
... pitching, playing prowess. Valor Christian's Ali Kilponen is the Colorado Community Media South Metro Pitcher of the Year. Photo by Paul DiSalvo. Douglas County's Abbey Montoya is the Colorado Community Media South Metro Player of the Year. Courtesy photo. Posted Sunday, December 3, 2017 5:16 pm. Jim Benton
Mountain Vista's Jenna Fitzsimmons is the Colorado Community Media Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year. Photo by Tom Munds. Valor Christian's Cole Sprout is the Colorado Community Media Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year. Photo by Tom Munds. Posted Thursday, November 30, 2017 1:40 ...
Brianna Mendoza, left, takes a break from serving at The Office Co. to eat lunch with her cousin, Kaycee Daniels. Posted Monday, December 4, 2017 5:49 pm. Julie A. Taylor Special to Colorado Community Media. Mike Hernandez endured a year and a half of negotiations, employees asking about their fate and no way to ...
(Tommy Johnson's character in the film “Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?” is an allusion to that contract.) What would you ask for in exchange for your soul? Fame, fancy cars, and big cigars? To be forever young? A significant weight loss? Or maybe six figures and a national spotlight for four years? Would you ...
Yes, polls mean little, since a lot will change during the season. Polls are speculative, especially the preseason ones, and teams still have to prove themselves during games. Teams seldom win by reputation alone. Still, polls are interesting and popular. CHSAANow.com released its preseason basketball ...

If residents have noticed flashing yellow arrows on Castle Rock traffic signals, they'll soon see many more throughout the community. The arrows already exist at several intersections but the town announced in November it will be installing them at 19 more intersections, with work lasting through January.
The Town of Castle Rock has several documents mapping out its plans for the future. There are transportation plans, water resource plans, and now, a newly updated comprehensive master plan. The comprehensive master plan is the guiding document outlining the town's vision for the future as it grows ...
CASTLE ROCK, Colo. — You are invited to two open houses hosted by the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) that will focus on the I-25 South corridor, specifically the 18-mile stretch between Castle Rock and Monument known as “The Gap.” The upcoming meeting will provide attendees with ...
Despite all the shoppers big box stores see on Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving wasn't all that special for Angelo Coiro, owner of ...
Among the thousands of toys given out each year by the Arapahoe Santa Claus Shop, stuffed toys are very popular with the younger children.
Colorado photographer John Fielder will appear at the Castle Pines Dec. 1 event, to introduce his new “A Colorado Winter,” and sell and sign ...
Citing the bowing out of state Attorney General Cynthia Coffman from the race to keep her seat, Republican George Brauchler announced his ...
Former Lone Tree Mayor Jim Gunning announced he is seeking the Republican nomination for Colorado's 4th Congressional District seat, in a ...
Scuba divers from Greenwood Village's One World Dive and Travel meet some of the ocean's denizens. Courtesy of One World Dive and ...
"commUNITY" candidates, from left, Kevin Leung, Anthony Graziano, Chris Schor and Krista Holtzmann, celebrate their victory in the Douglas ...
Volleyball is a sport that I never connected with, probably because of my introduction decades ago in elementary school. Half of the physical ...
Unofficial election results show the majority of Castle Rock voters who cast ballots in the Nov. 7 election favor changing the city's charter and ...
He had 12 carries for 156 yards and two touchdowns as the junior helped the football team post a 37-18 win over Aurora Central on Nov. 4.
Regulars and newcomers come to The Rock Church in Castle Rock every Wednesday to share a chef-prepared meal. Photo courtesy of The ...
Douglas County School District Interim Superintendent Erin Kane reads to elementary school students at HalloWilcox, the first trick-or-treat ...
The Colorado Low-Income Energy Assistance Program can help Douglas County residents pay for winter heating costs. Help is available ...
The senior midfielder scored the winning goal in the soccer team's 1-0 win over Ponderosa on Oct. 17. Cole Sprout, Valor Christian.
Review: A London native, Jessie Ware's music sounds best when its dark out, and “Glasshouse” might just be her most expansive album yet.
“I think what would calm all the politicians is if they would just go for a 30-minute run every day,” explained Chamberlin. “They would just relax, ...
I don't remember when I fell in love with dinosaurs, but by the time “Jurassic Park” came out in 1993, I was 8 years old and already completely ...
Head trainer Piper Reasoner examines a student at Legend High School after he sustained a head injury at basketball practice. Reasoner says ...
Employees at Arvada's Odyssey Beerwerks work on canning beer on an autumn morning. The brewery won its first Great American Beer ...
Douglas County residents who need assistance with the voting process or have questions about the coordinated election can seek help at one ...
The Colorado Supreme Court visits Mountain Vista High School on Oct. 16 as part of Courts in the Community, an educational program created ...
The Braun family poses in their dining room. From left to right: Brittany, Caleb, Janie, David and Masy. Julie A. Taylor. The Dyer House is the ...
Molly McTaggart teaches her fifth-grade class at Cherrelyn Elementary in Englewood. Teachers in Englewood Schools are trained in Mental ...
On the state championship level alone, the Eagles have won 23 championships with 14 runner-up finishes. “At Valor we're always looking at ...
The sophomore was the individual champion by 24 seconds in the Class 4A Jefferson County cross country meet on Oct. 12 with a time of ...
The Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors announced Sept. 28 that it is officially opposing the Nov. 7 ballot measure calling ...
Campaign finance reports made public by the Colorado Secretary of State's Office on Oct. 17 show that the eight candidates for Douglas ...
Jubilee Banjo holds a special place in the heart of his owner, Frances Carbonnel, and consistently ranks almost the best horses in Western ...
Oskar Bech-Truemen, an 11-year-old from Rocky Heights Middle School, rolls dough while Maddy Klein, left, and Jordan Kolbjay, both from ...
Community members are showing support for Douglas County School Board candidates by painting their cars with one of two images. The car ...


 

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