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  1. STEM School students walk out of planned vigil, frustrated by political talk  9News.com KUSA
  2. STEM School students burst into spontaneous protest during vigil at Highlands Ranch High School  The Denver Post
  3. ‘Not a statistic’: Students walk out of Colorado shooting vigil to condemn politics and press  The Washington Post
  4. 'We Are People, Not a Statement.' Students Walk Out of Vigil for Colorado School Shooting Victims  TIME
  5. Vigil for Colorado Shooting Victim Kendrick Castillo Breaks Out In Protest  Rolling Stone
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STEM School Highlands Ranch shooting suspects formally charged with dozens of felonies  The Denver Channel

Both suspects in the May 7 shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch will face 48 charges, including first-degree murder and attempted murder.



This is not Parkland: Douglas County, divided on guns but eager to prevent another school shooting, tries to find its voice  The Colorado Sun

This is not Parkland, where outspoken, politically engaged teenagers became national spokespeople for gun reform, elevated to celebrity status among peers ...



STEM School Highlands Ranch shooting: What we know  The Denver Post

On Tuesday, STEM School Highlands Ranch became the fourth Colorado school to fall victim to a shooting in the 20 years since the Columbine High School ...



STEM Students Want Change After The Colorado School Shooting, But First They Want To Mourn  BuzzFeed News

"We're not like other victims where we want to just immediately go out and start campaigning," a 17-year-old STEM student said.



Suspected STEM School shooters appeared in court Wednesday while classroom heroes were lauded by family and friends  The Denver Post

John Castillo stared through teary eyes across a Douglas County courtroom Wednesday at the teens suspected of killing his son when gunfire erupted inside of ...



Co. Students Walk Out Of School Shooting Vigil After It Turns Political  The Federalist

Colorado students walked out of an event billed as a vigil for Kendrick Castillo, an 18-year-old killed in a shooting at his school on Tuesday, when prominent ...



STEM School Shooter's Dad Was Criminal Illegal Alien, Deported Multiple Times  The Daily Wire

The father of the 16-year-old transgender student who allegedly shot up STEM School Highlands Ranch last week is a criminal illegal alien who has been ...



Lone Tree Youth Commission bringing attention to issue of mental health  The Denver Channel

This Thursday, the City of Lone Tree Youth Commission is hosting It's Not Nothing, an event bringing awareness to the impacts of mental health on youth.



BACKFIRE: Anti-Gun Group Faces Backlash For Politicizing Vigil For School Shooting  The Daily Wire

The radical gun control group Moms Demand Action, founded by far-left activist Shannon Watts, is facing mounting backlash on social media after the ...



Highlands Ranch High School football coach on leave after arrest for suspicion of Medicaid fraud  The Denver Post

John Trahan, the former owner of a Denver children's dental clinic who is accused of defrauding Medicaid for more than $400,000, has been placed on leave as ...



Sen. Cruz honors Santa Fe High School shooting victims in Congress  KPRC Click2Houston

Sen. Ted Cruz honored the Santa Fe High School shooting victims on the floor of the Senate this week and re-introduced two bills to make schools safer.



Ten Things to Do for $10 or Less This Weekend (Nine Free)  Westword

This weekend is full of good times connected with good causes, along with plenty of community. Park Hill will host its sixth annual arts festival, the farmers' ...



Highlands Ranch High football coach faces fraud charges  Highlands Ranch Herald

Highlands Ranch High School head football coach John Trahan has been placed on leave after Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser announced charges of ...



HRHS to Host Winter Percussion Events on Feb 16 and Mar 9  Highlands Ranch Herald

HRHS will host two Winter Percussion competitions. Feb 16 will be a Rocky Mountain Percussion Association competition. March 9 will be the Winter Guard ...



Highlands Ranch dance team honors law enforcement  FOX 31 Denver

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. -- As we approach the one year annivesary of the ambush on douglas county deputies., a local high school dance team found a ...



Local officials: Incidents do not indicate larger racial issue in Douglas County schools  Highlands Ranch Herald

Authorities from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and the Douglas County School District say two incidents — one involving a student fight and the other ...



Teens are more open about talking about mental health and suicide. But they say adults are slow to catch up.  The Denver Post

Even as multiple high school students in the Denver area have died by suicide in recent weeks, and many students can name friends or classmates who have ...



Mountain Vista High School student in Nazi jacket punched in the face by black student  The Denver Channel

It's been three months since a black Mountain High School student reportedly punched a white student wearing a Nazi jacket in the face, but the incident has ...



Highlands Ranch High grads 'strive for gold'  Highlands Ranch Herald

Student Megan Koch told classmates to always “strive for gold” and do their best in life. Jacqueline Jiang, valedictorian, encouraged classmates to “live a life that ...



These Colorado high schools produced the most Harvard, Princeton and MIT grads  Denver Business Journal

A new report examines the Colorado high schools that sent the most alums to the top-three-ranked universities on U.S. News & World Report's latest list: No.



Highlands Ranch HS football coach resigns after drug sweep operation at school parking lot  The Denver Channel

The head football coach at Highlands Ranch High School abruptly resigned from his position following a suspicious incident during a routine drug sweep of the ...



Metro district partners with local high school for Arbor Day  Highlands Ranch Herald

In 1988, Highlands Ranch became the first unincorporated community in the United States to be named a Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation. For the ...



My Name Is ... Amy Ensign  Highlands Ranch Herald

A Colorado native I was born in Englewood. My parents bought a house in Highlands Ranch in the 1980s. I've lived here since 1982 — a very long time.



Local student-athletes commit on Early Signing Day 2018  9News.com KUSA

For two Highlands Ranch athletes, the beginning of the 2018 Early Signing Day period brought a sense of relief. "It feels great," Austin Johnson said. "I'm glad ...



Douglas County School District bond measure tackles 'huge needs'  Highlands Ranch Herald

Inside a classroom at Douglas County High School in Castle Rock, the threadbare carpet is 25 years old — stained, worn and uneven in places. The handles of ...



Why Is Ed McCaffrey Coaching High School Football?  5280 | The Denver Magazine

Can an ex-Bronco repair the off-the-field reputation of Colorado's most dominant high school football team? By Spencer Campbell | 5280 September 2018.



U.S. Rep. Coffman nominates students to service academies  Highlands Ranch Herald

U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, R-Aurora, nominated 48 high school students from the 6th Congressional District for an appointment to the U.S. Air Force Academy, ...



'Let the drama unfold:' Video shows Highlands Ranch HS drug search before coach's resignation  The Denver Channel

Newly-released dashboard camera video shows a sheriff's deputy speculating about the reason Highlands Ranch High School's now-former football coach ...



New Douglas County superintendent 'inspires people to have commitment'  Highlands Ranch Herald

Thomas Tucker's grandparents, both sharecroppers in rural Arkansas, taught themselves how to read. Then they taught their children to read the Bible.



The healing power of nature  Highlands Ranch Herald

After graduating college, Travis Wild soon found that spending time in the mountains and on trails in Colorado gave him a place to reconnect with himself and ...



Cyberbullying can take lasting toll on teens  Highlands Ranch Herald

Camryn Cowdin was checking her Facebook page when she saw hateful posts from a person she considered a friend. Her name was never used, but she knew ...



Judge: Mission trip fundraiser at Douglas County school violated First Amendment  The Denver Channel

A district court judge has ruled that the Douglas County School District violated the First Amendment when one of the district's schools organized a fundraising ...



Series: Time to talk mental health | Highlandsranchherald.net  Highlands Ranch Herald

Toward the front of a crowded conference room at Legacy Village senior community in Castle Pines, 82-year-old Marilyn McQueary sat quietly through a ...



Douglas County School Board approves oversight committee  Castle Rock Newspress

Douglas County School District's newest committee is a melting pot of backgrounds. One person comes from local government, another from the business ...



Prep football rundown: Notable playoff performances in Class 5A second round, Class 4A first round  The Denver Post

The 2018 CHSAA football state playoffs continued on Friday night across the state. Here are notable individual and team showings in Class 5A's second round ...



Rebel boys hoops buckles to HRHS  Columbine Courier

HIGHLANDS RANCH — It was a battle until the very end, but the Columbine boys basketball team couldn't overcome the pressure. On Friday at Highlands ...



Two stages offer vastly different views  Highlands Ranch Herald

Spring has sprung and new stage productions abound in the metro area. • New this week: “The World Goes 'Round” at Littleton's Town Hall Arts Center is a ...



Four star QB planning visit for Spring Practice; has Duke ties  247Sports

Young Colorado quarterback says he has a lot of ties to Duke, but will it matter for his recruitment?



South Denver Cardiology offering an Intensive Cardiac Rehab program using the Pritikin ICR™  Lakewood Sentinel

South Denver Cardiology Associates, a Centura Clinic, is now offering an Intensive Cardiac Rehab program using the Pritikin ICR™ (Intensive Cardiac ...



Dru Connolly  Highlands Ranch Herald

About me I was born and raised in Highlands Ranch, Colorado. I graduated from Highlands Ranch High School in 1999. I have a 10-year-old son, VJ, who loves ...



South Suburban could gain partner for ice rink  Highlands Ranch Herald

The Highlands Ranch Metro District is contemplating whether it wants to pay $10 million to South Suburban Parks and Recreation for an ice rink in its new facility ...



"Bachelorette" favorite Chase McNary plans to open restaurant near Coors Field  The Denver Post

Chase McNary may have struck out on “The Bachelorette,” but the Highlands Ranch native is ready to hit a home run with a new restaurant/bar near Coors Field.



Woman who spurred metro Denver school shutdowns found dead  Golden Transcript

A Florida woman whose behavior spurred a massive shutdown of Denver-area schools died by suicide near Mount Evans in Clear Creek County, officials said ...



Could technology help solve Colorado’s rural teacher shortage problem?  The Denver Post

New technology may help bridge the gap between urban and rural schools and help ease Colorado statewide teacher shortage.



Elbertcountynews.net  Elbert County News

First responders descended on STEM School Highlands Ranch within moments of the initial 911 call, said South Metro Fire Rescue spokesman Eric Hurst, and ...



Hundreds left stranded by bomb cyclone in Douglas County  Castle Rock Newspress

Deputy Cocha Heyden worked from Douglas County's Emergency Operations Center from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. as a blizzard — a bomb cyclone — raged in Douglas ...



Woman killed after crashing through several Highlands Ranch yards, hitting home  FOX 31 Denver

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. -- A woman was killed after an early-morning crash in Highlands Ranch on Tuesday, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office said.



Overland boys basketball on fire after slow start; Highlands Ranch tabs new football coach  The Denver Post

The resurgence of the Blazers, who won back-to-back Class 5A state titles in 2015 and 2016, since the new year rolled around suggests that Fisher & Co. knew ...



Highlands Ranch football coach Mark Robinson resigned after moving player’s car off campus during K-9 sniff  The Denver Post

Highlands Ranch head football coach Mark Robinson resigned the day before his team's first game after he moved a player's car off campus during a canine ...



After long career, AD set for new chapter  Highlands Ranch Herald

Bruce Wright doesn't take anything for granted, so he is retiring following the current school year after 21 years as the Highlands Ranch High School athletic ...



National Signing Day 2019: Austin Johnson is a Buff  Ralphie Report

When Mel Tucker said that he wanted to recruit “massive” linemen in a conference call with the season ticket holders, there is some concern that current linemen ...



AAUW Scholarship for women in Douglas County  Castle Rock Newspress

Higher education AAUW scholarship for Douglas County women residents.



Denver metro area holds architectural gems  Centennial Citizen

As the tide of bland, boxy apartment complexes rolls through metro Denver amid its housing boom, sightseers looking for a respite need not roam far. Historic ...



South Denver Cardiology's Transitional Heart Failure Clinic focuses on keeping patients well  Elbert County News

Sponsored *content* The South Denver Cardiology Transitional Heart Failure Clinic, in Littleton, specializes in providing treatment and therapy to prevent patients ...



A performing arts academy in Highlands Ranch is transforming students lives  7NEWS Denver

With funding for the arts steadily dwindling in public schools, community theater programs are playing a bigger role in introducing children to music, drama and ...



Colorado's “Bachelorette” alum Chase McNary is putting his love life on TV…again  The Denver Post

It was hard enough for Highlands Ranch native Chase McNary, who describes himself as a private guy, to restart the search for love on TV again after being ...



In-state Colorado football recruits still committed to Buffs despite Mike MacIntyre’s firing and disastrous end to 2018  The Denver Post

Amid recent adversity and future uncertainty, Boulder still has the flatirons, historic Folsom Field, top-notch facilities and a reason for optimism within the program ...



Highlands Ranch (Colo.) coach resigns amidst suspicion of attempting to cover up student's drug possession  USA TODAY High School Sports

The football coach at a Denver-area school resigned following suspicious behavior during a drug sweep in the school's parking lot, leading some to speculate ...



Court says parent of Douglas County student can sue district  Highlands Ranch Herald

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled June 20 that a woman identified in court documents as Jane Zoe can sue the Douglas County School District for an ...



Polis signs overhaul of oil and gas rules  Englewood Herald

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis on April 16 signed into law a major overhaul of state oil and gas rules, turning the focus away from encouraging production and ...



The people factor in a people, process and technology solution  Centennial Citizen

It seems like this statement, “People, Process and Technology,” is the go-to response for many companies and organizations when asked about how they are ...



Marijuana jobs hinder some citizenship bids in Colorado  The Westminster Window

Colorado officials are warning legal immigrants that working in the state's marijuana industry could jeopardize their legal status, after two people said they were ...



Teachers, students baffled by campaign bullying  The Denver Channel

A mock caucus at Highlands Ranch H.S. mirrored political debates seen across the country, but no insults were allowed.



No. 6 Highlands Ranch football outslugs No. 9 Fountain-Fort Carson in Mount Lincoln action  The Denver Post

No. 6 Highlands Ranch outslugged No. 9 Fountain-Fort Carson in a back-and-forth battle in the Mount Lincoln conference, which very well could be the deepest ...



Douglas County schools raise big money for Make-A-Wish  Castle Rock Newspress

Once a year, students in Douglas County spend a week raising money for kids with life-threatening medical conditions. The school district never disappoints ...



Students Get Important Information About Sex Trafficking ‘Happening Everywhere’  CBS Local

By Andrea Flores. DENVER (CBS4) – Students from six Denver-area high schools are fighting back against sex trafficking. Hundreds of students rallied together ...



Traffic drives complaints, quest for solutions  Highlands Ranch Herald

Jackie Bradley moved to Highlands Ranch 25 years ago when there was little development south of Highlands Ranch Parkway and University Boulevard and ...



Car factory at heart of stage production  Wheat Ridge Transcript

The setting is the break room at a Detroit auto plant, with a high window that looks out onto the assembly line, a cavernous space beyond. There is a block of ...



Colorado playwright's work takes stage  Wheat Ridge Transcript

Two weathered facades with shutters are set side by side at the back of a busy New Orleans square — one is the (Ba)sin Street Social Club and the other, we ...



Ralston Valley boys lacrosse rewriting program's history books  Wheat Ridge Transcript

ARVADA — Ralston Valley's boys lacrosse program in no longer in its infant stages. The Mustangs are in their third season fielding a varsity program. Ralston ...



South metro Denver area braces for potential flight-path changes  Centennial Citizen

Disruptions to daily life and disturbances to the environment are among the consequences south metro-area mayors fear could land on their cities if a federal ...



Ralston Valley gets first win ever over Golden in boys lacrosse  Golden Transcript

ARVADA — The final save of the night for Ralston Valley sophomore goalie Calvin Doucette might have very well been the biggest save of his lacrosse career.



Former Mountain Vista principal dies: 'Steve was a great example of how to lead a building'  Highlands Ranch Herald

When Mountain Vista Principal Mike Weaver took over the leadership of the high school during the 2011-12 school year, he knew what would be expected of ...



My Name Is ... Kallie Leyba  Highlands Ranch Herald

About me I am a sixth-generation Colorado native. I grew up in Golden, where my family lived in the same home for my entire childhood, and I attended Jefferson ...



Sky Ridge Medical Center volunteer program empowers teens  Highlands Ranch Herald

Many teenagers spend their Friday nights hanging out with friends, watching videos, playing games or strolling the mall. Not Sky Ridge Medical Center student ...



'Keep looking up. Keep moving ahead' | Goldentranscript.net  Golden Transcript

A week after her daughter Lauren Townsend was killed at Columbine, Dawn Anna stood at a memorial event beside her husband, Bruce Beck. While the ...



Wheat Ridge pitching ace picks up fourth win on the hill  Lakewood Sentinel

WHEAT RIDGE — It's pretty clear every time senior pitcher Aaron Arcilise takes the hill for Wheat Ridge's baseball team he gives the Farmers a great chance of ...



'The chaos of all the different stuff you can find'  Wheat Ridge Transcript

Thousands upon thousands of trinkets and knickknacks, gizmos and gadgets filled the 10500 square-feet space of the Exhibit Hall at the Jefferson County ...



Enchantment grows at Chatfield Farms  Castle Rock Newspress

More than a century ago, in 1866, pioneer Frank Hildebrand purchased 160 acres of farmland along Deer Creek for $500 — in what is now south Jefferson ...



Providing the Jurassic experience  Wheat Ridge Transcript

There's something mystical about dinosaurs. It could be the sheer size of them, said Jeff Lamontagne, executive director of Friends of Dinosaur Ridge, ...



Thousands of Colorado teachers expected to march to the state Capitol on Thursday and Friday, seeking pension fix and higher pay  The Denver Post

The first wave hits Thursday, followed by a bigger one Friday. In all, thousands of teachers from mostly Front Range school districts are expected to march to the ...



Trump Said 'We Need' Global Warming to Deal With Record Cold Temperatures. Here's Why That Doesn't Make Sense  TIME

President Trump has been a longtime opponent of taking action on climate change, as evidenced by everything from his accusation that the phenomenon is a ...



Douglas County School District: Why are teachers leaving?  Highlands Ranch Herald

Niki Mitchell has watched a number of fellow teachers leave the Douglas County School District in recent years. Some have gone to other school districts. Others ...



'Oh my god, get me out of here'  Wheat Ridge Transcript

The remains of Cymone Reyna Duran were discovered around 1:30 a.m. on Nov. 5 by Pleasant View and Golden firefighters as they put out a small brush fire ...



Letter to the editor: Important climate details  Wheat Ridge Transcript

I'd like to respond to the Letter to the Editor from the March 28th issue regarding climate change. As a community member who has a master's degree in ...



'Wizard of Oz' premieres in Colorado Ballet shows  Wheat Ridge Transcript

As a forward to his original “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,” published in May 1900, L. Frank Baum wrote: “A time for a newer set of wonder tales ... without ...



Workers compare old wounds of the Cold War  Wheat Ridge Transcript

Former employees of the Rocky Flats Plant gathered together on April 10 in Denver, for the Building Trades Unions Breakfast. Put on by Nuclear Care Partners, ...



Letter to the editor: What's wrong with dog owners?  Wheat Ridge Transcript

It's that time of year again, nice weather, blooming flowers. Unfortunately, bags of dog poop are also blooming along walks and trails. What's wrong with dog ...



Mountain Vista High School murder plot: Affidavit details plans by suspect to shoot up school  The Denver Channel

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. -- A newly released affidavit shines new light on how two teens planned to shoot up their Highlands Ranch high school. An affidavit ...



Colorado Community Media wins big at annual press convention  Golden Transcript

Colorado Community Media received 50 awards in the annual state press competition, including the prestigious public *service* award for a year-long series on ...



TAVR – A less invasive treatment for Aortic Stenosis  Lakewood Sentinel

In one year, a person's aortic valve opens and closes more than 30 million times, as the heart beats 60 times per minute. Dr. Lee MacDonald of South Denver ...



Artifacts found near Golden are older than first thought  Golden Transcript

Magic Mountain, located near Jeffco Open Space's Apex Park, is a prime spot for people to visit. “And it has been for thousands of years,” said Mark Mitchell, ...



PHOTOS: French protests win government concessions  The Denver Post

French President Emmanuel Macron has promised a minimum wage increase and tax abatement in response to widespread protests across the country.



Here Are The Top High Schools In Colorado: 2018 US News Report  Patch.com

Here Are The Top High Schools In Colorado - Boulder, CO - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how CO ...



Getting Ahead: Eliminate High-Interest Debt or Do Home Improvements with a Cash Out Refinance  Golden Transcript

Eliminate High-Interest Debt or Do Home Improvements with a Cash Out Refinance Our debt had been growing over the years as we financed three weddings ...



Teen sentenced in plot against Mountain Vista High School  FOX31 Denver

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. -- A 17-year-old girl was sentenced to three years in a youth detention center on Wednesday after she pleaded guilty in a plot ...



Suicide Pact In Douglas County Brings More Attention To Topic  CBS Local

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4) – A local tragedy is bringing attention to a very difficult topic after an eighth-grader in Douglas County died as part of a ...



University of Richmond unveils 12-player recruiting class for 2019  Soccerwire.com

RICHMOND, Va. – The University of Richmond women's soccer head coach Marty Beall announced the addition of 12 freshmen for the 2019 season on ...



Elite 2019 QB Daniels among high profile weekend ASU visitors  247Sports

The Sun Devils have a huge list of visitors in town starting Friday.



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