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News in Jefferson County, Colorado

Evidence Technician Looking For Ancestors After Finding Civil War Era Items
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:23:14 -0700

An evidence lab technician with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is trying to track down a family whose ancestors' belongings were found amongst recovered stolen items.

Annual Routt County Democrats fundraiser potluck Saturday
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:55:06 -0700

Colorado Speaker of the House Dickey Lee Hullinghorst will be the keynote speaker at the Routt County Democrats annual potluck dinner Saturday. The Jefferson Jackson Potluck Dinner Fundraiser begins at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the Steamboat Springs Community Center, 1605 Lincoln Ave. What: Routt County Democrats potluck fundraiser When: 5:30 p.m. Saturday Where: Steamboat Springs Community Center ...

CSP seeks witnesses to fatal crash on I-70
Mon, 23 Mar 2015 13:23:36 -0700

The Colorado State Patrol is seeking witnesses to a fatal single-vehicle crash that on Interstate 70 in Jefferson County.

Jefferson County is battling sex trafficking, one child at a time
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 12:15:04 -0700

About 60 Jefferson County children — most of them girls — are either being sold for sex or at high risk of becoming sex-trafficking victims, the county district attorney's office says.

Rifle lands aerial firefighting center
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:37:48 -0700

The Rifle-Garfield County Airport has been selected as the site for a major aerial firefighting research center, the Colorado Department of Public Safety’s Division of Fire Prevention and Control recently announced.Seen as a needed economic boost as the natural gas industry contracts in the region, the new Center of Excellence for Advanced Technology Aerial Firefighting is envisioned as a way to ...

Jeffco jury convicts man who traveled from Georgia for sex with girl
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 21:27:26 -0700

A Jefferson County jury on Wednesday convicted a Georgia man of traveling to Colorado to meet a teen girl he lured over the Internet for sex, arriving in the Denver area only to find the girl

Colorado State Patrol seeking witnesses in fatal I-70 rollover in Jeffco
Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:38:44 -0700

A 59-year-old Littleton man was killed in a one-vehicle, rollover crash on Interstate 70 in Jefferson County early Monday.

Police bust dozens of distracted drivers
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:10:02 -0700

Signs reading "Get your head out of your apps" popped up on several Colorado highways Friday.

Residents Glad Something Is Being Done About Dangerous Highway 285
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 06:11:30 -0700

The Colorado Department of Transportation has a new solution to a dangerous stretch of Highway 285, the site of many crashes including two this past weekend.

Colorado school-based vaccine records provide incomplete picture
Mon, 09 Mar 2015 09:03:27 -0700

When Emily Adams started scouting preschools for her 2-year-old, her checklist went beyond a school's location, reputation and instruction. Something else weighed on the mind of the Jefferson County mother of two: vaccination statistics.