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Jeffco moved to Level Blue as COVID-19 case numbers case numbers continue to drop

Continued decreases in the three metrics used to measure the severity of the COVID-19 pandemic have allowed Jeffco to move down to the second least restrictive level on the COVID-19 dial, Jefferson … more

Jeffco Schools declares a remote-only day for Thursday, Feb. 25

Jeffco Public Schools will conduct an all-remote learning day on Thursday, February 25 due to weather and road conditions. School buildings and other district buildings are closed. For students in … more

Jeffco website aims to become bilingual boon

Jennifer Anton, Strategic Initiatives Coordinator for Jeffco Public Health, is excited about a new project. So excited that she “talks a mile a minute” when speaking about it, she said.  … more

The Bond and Capital Improvement projects: a deep dive

When the Jeffco Public Schools district requested a $567 million bond in 2018, voters said yes, by a slim margin. Over the next few weeks, the newspaper will take a closer look at the 2018 Bond and … more

Green Mountain boys hoops upsets No. 4 Golden in 4A Jeffco action

GOLDEN — Fourth-quarter magic seems to be the winning formula for Green Mountain’s boys basketball team so far this season. After an opening season loss to Chatfield, the Rams stormed back … more

Where to get a free COVID-19 test in Jeffco

Golden - Jeffco Fairgrounds 15200 W. 6th Ave Frontage Rd., Golden, CO 80401 Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 12-8 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, from 8 … more

Jeffco Schools bond projects progressing

On Jan. 7, 2021, the Jeffco Board of Education held their first meeting of the new year. Up first on the agenda was a fourth quarter 2020 update on the 2018 Bond and Capital Improvement Projects … more

Adelante Jeffco changing names

Adelante Jeffco, a network of Spanish speaking families and local agencies, announced last week that the network will begin operating under a new name and will be known as Conectando, effective … more

Sheriff’s Office decision to extend sentences impacts 200 inmates

After spending more than 400 days and $30,000 completing a work release sentence for a DUI, Chalmers Bradbury was eagerly counting the days till Dec. 9, when that sentence was set to end. But when … more

Jeffco’s most vulnerable begin receiving Covid vaccine

With U.S. coronavirus deaths topping 68,000 for the month of December, Jeffco’s long-term care providers and the residents they take care of, deemed to be at the highest risk of mortality in the … more

Man arrested for damaging door, car at Sheriff's Office

Jeffco Sheriff's deputies arrested a man on Jan 1. after he damaged a door and patrol car and threw items that could be combined to create an explosion. According to a Sheriff's Office press release, … more

Jeffco prep sports 2020 year in review

Though the COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc on the sports schedule in 2020 — in particular — the high school sports calendar, there were still some memorable moments. From Pomona winning another … more

Jeffco sees slowing of growth of COVID-19 cases as possible holiday surges loom

After steadily increasing for most of the past two months, Jeffco’s two-week COVID-­19 case counts began trending down some at the start of December and have since remained lower than the peak … more

Pumper Car provides an outlet and an incentive for ASD students at Arvada elementary school

Dalton Minor enjoys riding the Pumper Car, and “fast,” as he will tell you. The Fitzmorris Elementary School student is quite adept at showing how it works, pushing his hands out as if he is … more

Jeffco school board appoints Rick Rush to vacant seat

Rick Rush was appointed to fill the open seat on the Jeffco Board of Education by active board members in a meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 8. He was sworn in by Judge Jeffrey Pilkington during a … more

Colorado Gives Day a chance to strengthen community

The best day of the year for charitable giving in Colorado is Dec. 8, and there are many community groups throughout Jefferson County that could benefit. Colorado Gives Day, a one-day online event, … more

Mental health services still available despite return to remote learning

The return to remote learning in the Jeffco Public School District comes with hurdles for some families that go beyond math, science and reading — for students with mental health challenges, all … more

As pressure mounts around state, Jeffco hospitals have not reached capacity

As the continuing surge in COVID-19 cases is pushing hospitals across the state to their capacity, officials from Jefferson County’s two major hospitals say they are also dealing with an increase … more

Signing day for Jeffco student athletes

Wednesday, Nov. 11 was an official signing day for high school athletes to formalize their letters of intent to play sports at the college level. The following is a district-provided list of the … more

New outbreak in Jeffco jail as 57 inmates, 13 staff positive

On Nov. 19, the Jefferson County jail announced that 57 inmates and 13 staff members had recently tested positive for COVID-19. A press release from the Jeffco Sheriff’s Office states that a few … more
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