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Colorado State Patrol seeking assistance locating hit and run vehicle

ADAMS COUNTY – Investigators with the Colorado State Patrol are asking the public for anyone who may be a witness or have information related to an injury hit and run crash on March 22, 2019.   At approximately 8:35 P.M near 7540 Pecos, a 43 year old man was struck while crossing the roadway.  The only information investigators have is the male party was hit by a red 4 door sedan.  The male pedestrian was transported to the hospital with serious bodily injuries. The vehicle was last seen northbound on Pecos atRead More

First ‘Experience Tourism Naturally’ event at CSU March 27

Colorado State University will host the first Experience Tourism Naturally event on March 27 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will be held on the west lawn of the Lory Student Center. It is free and open to the public. This student-centric event seeks to connect people who have a passion for outdoor recreation and the tourism industry. Organizers also said the event will celebrate nature-based recreation at CSU and across the state. A complete list of sponsors, event information, and activities can be found online. Free snacks, activities,Read More

House Finance Committee Approves Bird-Titone Bill to Boost Affordable Housing

(Mar. 21) – The House Finance committee approved Rep. Shannon Bird and Rep. Brianna Titone’s bill today to boost the supply of affordable housing in the state by expanding the Affordable Housing Tax Credit, which helps leverage private funding for affordable housing projects across the state. “We’ve seen that this is a proven and effective method to helping people access affordable housing and grow the middle class,” said Rep. Bird, D-Westminster. “There is so much extra demand for these grants across the state, so we definitely see a need toRead More

Colorado Air and Space Port Advisory Board Meeting

ADVISORY BOARD NOTICE OF MEETING TIME CHANGE FOR COLORADO AIR AND SPACE PORT ADVISORY BOARD MEETING   The Regular Meeting of the Colorado Air and Space Port Advisory Board, which is scheduled for Friday, March 22, 2019 at 1:00 p.m., has been changed to a start time of 3:00 p.m., and will be held at the Airport Terminal Building, Upstairs Large Room, at 5200 Front Range Parkway, Watkins, Colorado, 80137. For additional information please call (303) 261-9103.   The Administration of this Airport is hereby directed, at least 24 hoursRead More

Adams County News – Special Public Hearing on March 20

The Adams County Board of Commissioners will hold a special public hearing on Wednesday, March 20, at 2 p.m. to determine whether to approve a temporary moratorium on local oil and gas permit applications in unincorporated areas of the county. The public hearing will be held at the Government Center, 4430 S. Adams County Pkwy., Brighton, and will also be streamed live on the county’s YouTube channel.   SPREAD THE NEWS COMMENT, Like, Follow & SHARE @I70Scout CURRENT EDITION WEATHER & TRAFFIC    PUZZLES    RECENT NEWS    ADVERTISE WITH US  

Colorado Ballet Closes Season with Ballet MasterWorks

DENVER, CO (March 18, 2019) – Colorado Ballet will present the grand finale to its 2018/2019 season, April 5 – 14 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House, performing works that will showcase the artistry, athleticism and mastery of Colorado Ballet’s dancers. The program opens with George Balanchine’s beloved Serenade, set to Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings, and concludes with the acclaimed production of Fernand Nault’s Carmina Burana, set to Carl Orff’s evocative and powerful score, performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra and the Evans Choir. The chorus will perform CarminaRead More

New location announced for Anythink Board of Trustees March meeting

THORNTON, Colo.–March 18, 2019–The Anythink Board of Trustees March meeting has been moved from its previously scheduled location at Anythink Huron Street to Anythink Wright Farms, located at 5877 E. 120th Ave., Thornton, CO 80602. The meeting will take place on Tuesday, March 19 at 5 pm.  The Board of Trustees are appointed by the Adams County Board of County Commissioners, and is responsible for the library district’s finances and formulation of policies. Meetings are open to the public.  About Anythink™ Anythink is a new style of library – aRead More

Trooper Groves celebration of Life timetable

A Celebration of Life service will be held for Colorado State Patrol Corporal Dan Groves on Thursday, March 21, at 10:00 a.m. at LifeBridge Church, 10345 Ute Highway in Longmont. Corporal Groves died on March 13 when he was struck by a vehicle while responding to a motorist assist on I-76 in Weld County during last week’s blizzard. The Celebration of Life service is a private event but will be open to the public. Information for public parking will be provided prior to the event if necessary. The service willRead More

Emergency Docs Urge You To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Safely

WASHINGTON, DC (March 13, 2019) — Almost 30 people in the United States die in alcohol-impaired vehicle crashes every day—that’s one person every 48 minutes. In 2017, there were 10,874 deaths from alcohol-impaired driving crashes, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Emergency physicians see firsthand the tragic consequences of impaired driving and urge you to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day safely this year.  “Avoidable choices like drinking and driving can lead to lives lost or irreparably changed,” said Vidor Friedman, MD, FACEP, president of ACEP. “Be smart and takeRead More

Colorado State Patrol asking for public assistance locating Good Samaritan

WELD COUNTY – Investigators are asking the public for information regarding anyone who may have witnessed or has information related to a fatal crash which killed Trooper Daniel Groves on I-76, at approximately mile post 47, at 11:20 AM, on March 13, 2019.  Witnesses observed a female at the scene that rendered aid to Trooper Groves. Investigators would like to talk to her about what she may have witnessed.  Also, investigators are looking for anyone else in the vicinity around that time who may have witnessed the crash or assisted. PleaseRead More