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EMAC golf: Brighton's Leydon, team take top spot

WESTMINSTER -- Brighton High School's golf team picked up a pair of wins at the second Eastern Metro Athletic Conference major (all-school) tournament Sept. 14 at Hyland Hills Golf Course. BHS' … more

Brighton remembers 9/11 and the victims

Brighton's first responders gathered in the parking lot of City Hall Sept. 11 in a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks in New York. 'You might not get home'Brighton Fire … more

The Big Boy is Back: Union Pacific massive 1941 steam locomotive on tour

Union Pacific's No. 4014 the Big Boy came roaring, blasting its steam trumpet and smoke blowing out of its stack on its annual tour through Brighton and Fort Lupton on August 7. Brighton and Fort … more

Divide between north metro city council representation and population

The 2020 Census showed that North Denver Metro cities have become more diverse in the past decade, but representation on local city councils has not kept up. About 49% of residents in Brighton, … more

27J changes mask policy after contentious board meeting

The 27J Schools board of education was one of the first school boards in Adams County’s districts to meet after county commissioners voted to opt out the Tri-County Health Department’s mask order … more

Brighton opts for pot tax ballot issue

Brighton City Council was expected to take up the question of placing a marijuana sales tax question on the November election ballot. Council’s discussion was set for Aug. 31, after press time. If … more

Brighton names five finalists for fire chief

Candidates for Brighton’s top job in the fire department all agreed that it’s important to have a connection to the community. How they plan to build that connection is where they differed. The … more

Two die in Brighton crash

Brighton police say two people died after an Aug. 28 crash east of town. It happened shortly before 9 a.m. on the eastbound side of Interstate 76 at 144th Avenue. A tweet from the department … more

Brighton council to talk marijuana sales tax

Brighton City Council is expected to take up the question of placing a marijuana sales tax question on the November election ballot. Council's discussion is set to start at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. … more

Adams charts top population growth

Adams County and its municipalities were among the highest growing areas in Colorado, new 2020 Census data shows. Adams County added 77,969 new people between 2010 and 2020, a nearly 18% increase. It … more

Boys golf: Frederick takes fifth at own tournament

FORT LUPTON -- Frederick High School's boys golf team tied for fifth at the Frederick Classic at Coyote Creek Aug. 23. FHS finished two shots behind Longmont High School. Silver Creek High School … more

Severe weather in August

The calendar said it was Aug. 19. Mother Nature didn't particularly notice. A round of severe weather rumbled through parts of Denver and its suburbs in the midafternoon. It prompted tornado … more

Golf: Prairie View's Bond captures stroke play title

AURORA -- Prairie View's Kyle Leadon was the overall medalist at the first of two major (all-school) golf tournaments Aug. 18 at Aurora Hills Golf Course. Bond, a sophomore, fired an even par … more

Brighton HS scoreboard Sept. 24

Boys golf FORT LUPTON --  Brighton High School rode the effort of junior Kyle Leydon to a 17-stroke victory over Prairie View at the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference north area tournament … more

Tri-State to lower rates, United Power still dissatisfied

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved a rate reduction or wholesale power that Tri-State Generation and Transmission sells member cooperatives. The Westminster-based energy company will … more

Masks optional for Adams 12 and 27J, but required for Westminster

Adams 12 Five Star Schools and 27J Schools will not require students to wear masks indoors this coming semester, but Westminster Public Schools will. All three districts will not require students … more

Brighton police, sheriff investigating 'suspicious' death

FIRESTONE -- Brighton police and Weld County sheriff's deputies are investigating what they are calling a "suspicious death." The body of 33-year-old Ryan Coburn was discovered June 29 near Weld … more

Brighton considers ‘creative’ alternatives for water treatment

Brighton’s water treatment plant is getting older and it’s only able to treat so much water, but the city can’t afford to replace the plant right now. Yet, the plant’s limits are already … more

Water revives debate about city authority in Brighton

After a year’s break, Brighton City Council once again debated city staff’s jurisdiction over water issues when Mayor Pro Tem Matt Johnston led a charge to limit the city manager’s authority … more

North Metro survives pandemic in strong shape

Despite the pandemic, Westminster, Thornton, Northglenn and Brighton all increased their net financial position by the end of 2020. Year-end financial reports show that all four cities performed … more
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