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News in Jefferson County, Colorado

Jefferson County is battling sex trafficking, one child at a time
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:20:27 -0800

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.

Denver apologizes for late notice on snow day
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:41:26 -0800

DENVER— Students in Denver, Jefferson County and Pueblo got a day off from school Thursday from the latest round of snow to hit Colorado but not everyone was happy about it.

Georgia superintendent wins national award over Hillsborough's Elia
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 05:29:35 -0800

Superintendents of the Year 1988 Gene R. Carter, Norfolk Public Schools, Va. 1989 James A. Wilsford, Orangeburg School District, S.C. 1990 Donald R. Draayer, Minnetonka Public Schools, Minn.

Fallen Sheriff’s Deputy Honored With Naming Of Highway
Tue, 17 Feb 2015 21:30:31 -0800

A portion of a state highway in Jefferson County is being named after a sheriff's deputy who was killed in a motorcycle crash last year.

AP-CO--Colorado News Coverage Advisory, CO
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:42:14 -0800

Good morning. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Colorado. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to Colleen Slevin at 303-825-0123 or apdenver@ap.org. Colleen Slevin is on the desk, followed by Thomas Peipert. A reminder this information is ...

Jefferson County man sentenced for child pornography
Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:07:56 -0800

BEAUMONT, Texas -- A 53-year-old Port Arthur, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.   John "Johnny" Anthony Sassine pleaded guilty on Nov. ...

Sex offender convicted after traveling to Jeffco
Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:30:32 -0800

A convicted child molester from Georgia is convicted of traveling to Jefferson County to have sex with a child.

Woman charged for crash that killed Sgt. Renfro
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 08:51:04 -0800

A 22-year-old faces charges for allegedly causing a crash that killed an off-duty Jefferson County Sheriff’s Sergeant.

Daily Digest: 103-year-old snow record broken, and 9 other stories
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:53:55 -0800

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Firing up
Wed, 11 Feb 2015 00:10:51 -0800

Six regions, including Springs, apply for research hub by Pam Zubeck Colorado Springs has competition for the Center of Excellence for Advanced Technology Aerial Firefighting, with proposals having also come from Centennial, Clear Creek County, Fort Collins-Loveland Airport, City of Rifle/Garfield County, and the Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport/Jefferson County. The center, part of the state ...