Fort Lupton teacher honored after 31 years in the school district

For 31 years, Angeles Navarro taught many generations of students in the Weld Re-8 School District from elementary to high school.  Navarro migrated from Guanajuato, Mexico to Fort Lupton and …

SLIDES: History comes alive at Fort Lupton's South Platte Historic Park

The time to recreate and re-enact history was May 7 at the 16th annual Fort Lupton Heritage Fair at the South Platte Valley Historical Park. The event was a historical timeline with re-enactor camps …

It's the water: Fort Lupton festival highlights how much it matters

Amphibians are nature's indicators and are disappearing faster than any species on the face of the earth. The students learned this at the Children's Water Festivals on May 4th at the Fort Lupton …

Ballet Folklorico at Fort Lupton library

Weld Re-8 school district students performed Ballet Folklorico at the Fort Lupton Library on April 29. The students were from elementary, middle school, and high school. The Ballet Folklorico …
Fort Lupton council suspends last marijuana license hearing
                Centaurus Farms, the last of the four potential marijuana business licensees in Fort Lupton, will have to …
Fort Lupton council approves summer watering restrictions
                Fort Lupton City Council unanimously authorized watering restrictions that begin June …
Fort Lupton football program may be on the chopping block

The Weld Re-8 board of education pointed its budget eyes toward the Fort Lupton High School athletic program during a May 12 workshop. The area of specific interest was the Bluedevils' football …

Dr. Colleen Simpson will become Front Range Community College's first Black president

Dr. Colleen Simpson will take the reins of Front Range Community College as their next president after current president Andy Dorsey retires on Aug. 1.  According to a news release from …

Soccer: Golden goal sends Bluedevils to second round of state playoffs

DENVER -- Fort Lupton's Santiago Gonzalez was a busy young man Oct. 27. He and his teammates played 86-plus minutes of scoreless soccer in the opening round of the state 3A soccer playoffs at …

3 consejos para mantener la salud del cerebro

(Family Features) Muchas personas temen desarrollar la enfermedad de Alzheimer, en especial aquellas con antecedentes familiares de esta afección. Sin embargo, hay medidas que las personas pueden tomar para ayudar a conservar y promover la salud del cerebro.

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Adams 14 loses state accreditation, must partner for reorganization

DENVER -- The Adams 14 School District will reorganine, thanks to a pair of actions from the state board of education May 10. The board removed the district's accreditation and ordered it to …

Fort Lupton council OKs pay rate changes for public works employees

       Fort Lupton City Council agreed May 3 to pay almost $17,000 for increasing on-call pay, adding pay differentials for credentials and money to cover the higher …
The outside of a PPRM health center in Colorado.

Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains: 'You couldn’t create a more terrifying scenario'

Vicki Cowart saw this coming. The chief executive officer of Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains has been working to get her organization ready for what she calls “our terrible forecast” — the leaked Supreme Court decision indicating that Roe v Wade will be overturned.
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Birds of a feather flock to DMNS

There are plenty of beautiful and important environmental sites that people are aware of - think locations like the Everglades in Florida. But then there are places that might be even more important …
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See it first at SeriesFest season 8

What can’t television do? The answer to that question used to be obvious. These days? Not so much. Modern shows can have just as high production value as blockbusters, entice the same A-list talent …

17th annual Lit Fest returns with in-person and virtual events

The 17th annual Lit Fest takes place June 10-19 this year, offering both virtual and in-person events. Lit Fest is an annual event put on Lighthouse Writers Workshop that celebrates the literary …
A performance by Oromo Dance Colorado is one of the highlights of the International Rescue Committee’s Welcome Home fundraiser event, which takes place on June 1 at City Park in Denver.

Fundraiser will highlight women’s We Can Do It! program

The International Rescue Committee is hosting its Welcome Home fundraiser from 6-9 p.m. June 1 at the pavilion at City Park, 2001 Steele St., in Denver. IRC is a not-for-profit that is …
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