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News in Jefferson County, Colorado
Jeffco group wants larger commission
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:08:52 -0700
Jefferson County sprawls across 773 square miles of mountains, cities, ranch land and suburbs and has more than half a million people within its borders.
Georgia sex offender held in Jefferson County on child-sex charges
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:59:35 -0700
A convicted sex offender from Georgia has been arrested after allegedly coming to Colorado to have sex with a teenager. James Lee Pierce, 52, was arrested Thursday in Jefferson County, according to prosecutors.
Volume turned up on Red Rocks ruckus as Jeffco enters the fray
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:40:22 -0700
A brewing dispute over claims of window-rattling sound levels during certain shows at Red Rocks Amphitheatre has now drawn Jefferson County into the controversy, just as the iconic venue kicks off its summer concert season.
Georgia Man Arrested In Colorado For Alleged Internet Luring Of Child
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:03:30 -0700
A man from Georgia is behind bars in Jefferson County and facing charges of attempted sexual assault on a child.
Georgia child molester caught in Colorado sting
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:28:34 -0700
A Georgia sex offender travels to Colorado to have sex with an underage girl, but is arrested in a sex sting instead.
Chili Peppers Cause Hot Mess on School Playground
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:52:58 -0700
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colorado (CNN)- Police cars and fire trucks surrounded Jefferson County Open School in Colorado Monday, as hazmat crews decontaminated students outside — spraying them down, fully clothed, in cordoned-off sections under a blue tent. Students coming in after …
Ga. sex offender caught in Colo. during undercover sex sting
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:14:11 -0700
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — A Georgia man was arrested during a sex sting operation after authorities said he traveled across...
Headhunter firm contacts Pasco superintendent again
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:55:32 -0700
For the second time in six months, the Iowa-based search firm Ray and Associates has reached out to Pasco schools superintendent Kurt Browning, asking him to consider a superintendency elsewhere.
U.S. News & World report ranks top high schools in Colorado
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:24:07 -0700
U.S. News & World Report ranked all of the nation's high schools for 2014, using facets including student/teacher ratio, test scores and how well the schools prepare students for college.
Ga. sex offender caught in Colo. during sex sting
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:15:08 -0700
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — A Georgia man was arrested during a sex sting operation after he traveled across county with the intentions to meet an underage female for sex. Officers arrested 52-year-old convicted sex offender James Lee Pierce, of Rome, Ga., during an undercover operation on April 17. Pierce made contact with who he believed […]