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So just how much did it take for the Oakland Raiders to pull Monday Night football analyst Jon Gruden away from his warm ESPN water cooler chair? Gruden is accepting a 10-year and quite possibly $100 million deal (no one knows exact dollar figure yet).
My first response was that I didn't have one. I've always balked at the idea of setting a resolution and even when I have come up with something, I usually end up trashing the idea come February. But her words had me thinking … there is something about starting a new year that makes me reflect on the ...

EAGLE COUNTY -- In an effort to help prevent lung cancer from exposure to radon gas, Energy Smart Colorado, Shaw cancer Center and Eagle County Environmental Health are offering free radon test kits while supplies last. Gov. John Hickenlooper has proclaimed January as Radon Action Month, ...
Moore said that a second crash happened on U.S. 287 to the south of the fatal crash that the sheriff's office considers minor in nature. The Colorado State Patrol confirmed it was on the scene of a property damage crash near Colo. 56 (County Road 8) and U.S. 287. This is a developing story and more ...
Solis, one of three new officers that began with the department in 2017, graduated from Wharton County Junior College Academy in May 2017 near the top of her class. Edman said she has a certain level of exuberance, and this being her first felony drug bust she was excited. The seizure came off a routine ...
Two people died after a head on crash involving two pick-up trucks on highway 96 about two miles east of Olney Springs, in Crowley County on ... The driver of the other truck has not been identified at this time, but the Colorado State Patrol says they were killed as a result of the crash and the fire that broke ...

Fremont County Sheriff's Office deputies and the Tallahassee Volunteer Fire Protection are out on a brush fire just off of County Road 11. Around 3:30 p.m. flames were reported to to be 15-20 acres in size in the 2500 block of Buckhorn Lane. Earlier reports said the fire was moving northeast, but crews say ...
On Tuesday, the Board of County Commissioners voted 4-1, with Commissioner Longinos Gonzalez Jr. opposed, to approve the payout for Mark Alba, a 47-year-old Colorado Springs resident who claimed he faced retaliation after he told 4th Judicial District prosecutor Sharon Flaherty he would report her ...
Since filing the revised application, it has recruited scores of supporters - from state legislators and Colorado Springs City Council members to company employees - and promoted its plan to accelerate the closure of another major quarry in the area if it's granted a mining permit for Hitch Rack ranch.
Killed in the attack was Zackari Parrish, a 29-year-old deputy who had worked for the Douglas County Sheriff's Office for seven months, Sheriff Tony ... at the Copper Canyon apartment complex, which describes itself on its website as having some of the "friendliest apartments" in Highlands ranch, Colo., ...
Glenn avoided politically-charged issues or calls for action, instead touting measures of local economic growth and recounting county achievements. The annual community luncheon, hosted by the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce & EDC, attracted hundreds of people - many of them elected ...
The alert comes from Jefferson County public health, but it concerns individuals across the state, with a particular focus on people under the age of thirty. ... Approximately 63 percent of all gonorrhea cases in Colorado were reported in five Denver metro counties: Adams, Arapahoe, Denver, Douglas and ...
A La Plata County family filed a lawsuit this week against the Colorado State Patrol for shooting a pit bull in October, ultimately leading to the animal having to be euthanized because of its injuries. Colorado State Patrol Capt. Adrian Driscoll said Thursday the State Patrol cannot comment on pending ...
The Adams County Justice Center which houses the county courthouse for Adams County in Brighton, Colorado on March 8, 2016. ... financial assistance, and some counties are misinterpreting state and federal standards, according to the report from the Office of Colorado's child Protection Ombudsman.
Colorado Springs news: County pension checks a go; PERA head passes away; PPACG names leader; Memorial hospital adds board members ... Beneficiaries of the El Paso County Retirement Plan can look forward to an extra check for 2017 following a vote by the board of directors on Dec. 11.
Tuesday, county commissioners approved the 2018 budget. Part of that budget includes allocating $7.5 million towards the widening of I-25. In November, voters in El Paso County approved a ballot measure that allows the county to contribute money towards the project. CDOT says the toll lanes are the ...
Dolores County commissioners say a firehouse is needed along the West Fork of the Dolores River, where the nearest firefighters are some 26 miles away. That distance has made it impossible for some area homeowners to get insurance and raised concerns about the potential for a wildfire to get out of ...

Susan Redford, the judicial program manager with the Texas Association of Counties, spoke before commissioners during public comments to honor Rogers' service to Colorado County and the State of Texas. "The Texas Judicial Academy is a partnership between Texas Association of Counties and the ...
The Program, enacted by the Douglas County Board of education on March 15, 2011, takes public funds provided by the State of Colorado -- which are required by law to be spent on public schools -- and uses them to pay for tuition at private schools. The vast majority of these private schools are religious ...
RICHMOND, Ind. -- A Colorado arrest under similar circumstances to one in Wayne County has a former St. Louis lawyer facing trouble in three states. Alan Samuel Cohen, 50, of St. Louis has had warrants issued for his arrest from Wayne County; St. Charles County, Missouri; and Pitkin County, Colorado, ...
The attack on Pearl harbor was a surprise military strike by the Imperial Japanese navy Air Service against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii Territory, on the morning of December 7, 1941. The attack, also known as the Battle of Pearl Harbor, led to the United States' entry into World war ...
Larry Don Suckla, a well-known auctioneer turned politician, was honored as Commissioner of the Year by Colorado counties Inc. during its winter conference Nov. 30 in Colorado Springs. "I'm used to talking a lot, but I'm at a loss of words right now," Suckla said when called to accept the award. "Thank ...
Residents hold placards as they wait to speak during a Douglas County school Board meeting Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, in Castle Rock, Colo. A new anti-voucher majority on the board was set to eliminate a program enacted by an earlier conservative-dominated board to help public school students attend ...
The proposed program met quick -- and occasionally stiff -- opposition from most of the county's nine Board of Health members during their meeting ... board told El Paso County public health employees not to pursue an agreement with a nonprofit to create an exchange along Colorado Springs' west side ...
Now in its eighth year, Colorado Gives Day has become a major source of funding for Boulder County organizations, a holiday of sorts for area nonprofits. "It's a great idea to focus people's attention on a specific day and give them a wide variety of options to make donations," said Brandon Shaffer, the ...
Republican Primary voters in Colorado County will choose between two candidates in a contested primary when they head to the polls next March - for the first time since 2014. Incumbent Judge Chris Maddux, Justice of the peace, Precinct 2, announced this week that he would seek re-election. He faces ...
Arson suspected at home of Park County teen missing since Friday ... PARK COUNTY, Colo. - Deputies are seeking the public's assistance in finding a Park County teen who has been missing since Friday--about the same time her home was damaged from a fire which deputies believe was intentionally ...
James Nichols, 51, former Douglas County manager, will be announced as the ... Colo., when he was in line for the job in Douglas County.
Dylan Roberts fills Colorado House District 26 seat vacancy, effective Nov. 2 ... Eagle counties chose Dylan Roberts to advocate for them in the Colorado House of ... Roberts said he will take a leave of absence from the Eagle County District ...
Boulder County, Colo. -- At least one person died in a two-vehicle crash in Boulder County on Wednesday morning, the Colorado State ...
When asked to define what makes the Teller County Regional ... Even with discounted or in-kind services from Teller County, Colorado Springs ...
The Latest: 3 killed in shooting at Colorado Walmart. Posted 12:40 a.m. today. Updated ... THORNTON, Colo. -- The Latest on a shooting at a ...
Northeast Colorado's numerous rural districts and its relatively urban one -- Greeley-Evans District 6 -- are confronting the shortage in various ...
Spending on Colorado school board races by outside groups ... Oct. 12-31 in Denver, Aurora and Douglas County school board races.
A lot of what makes Summit County so healthy is also what makes the other four Colorado counties in the top-10 ranking for life expectancy so ...
Colorado Springs, Colo. (AP) -- El Paso County is on pace to have its second-deadliest year in 2017. The Colorado Springs Gazette ...
Herman Brune is a man of many talents, from leading trail guides in the mountains of Montana to running a shooting range to riding broncos is ...
Cozad, the Board of Weld County Commissioners chairwoman, is accused of improperly accepting a gift after attending a North Colorado ...
marijuana evidently purchased in Colorado has landed three Pittsburg County residents in District Court after law enforcement officers served a ...
Colorado nurse pleads guilty to sexually assaulting patients ... GREELEY, Colo. ... Moore will be sentenced in the Weld County case on December 15. He also has scheduled court dates in Larimer and Adam counties.
PUEBLO - The 105-year old Pueblo County Courthouse has received an Energy Star Award. The County started working around eight years ...
The Colorado Energy Office is searching for a Weld County partner to ... Joseph Pereira, the Colorado Energy Office's director of low income ...
Get to know what's on your ballot for the Pueblo County 2017 Coordinated election happening on November 7. Ballots will arrive in mailboxes ...
The Colorado dad being sought on charges including kidnapping and domestic assault who disappeared Monday after picking his young son ...
Colorado authorities seize $3.9M worth of marijuana ... The Pueblo County Sheriff's Office has seized about $3.9 million worth of marijuana ...
Colorado COUNTY -- Fiscal year 2017-2018 officially began Oct. 1, and after multiple meetings, city officials across the county will discover ...
Pueblo, Colo. -- On the third floor of the Pueblo County Jail, Detention Bureau Chief Jeffrey Teschner leads the way to a small ... A survey of 20 Colorado county jails identified seven as overcrowded. ... civil rights groups in Nebraska and New York have sued counties over conditions in overcrowded jails.
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. - A death investigation is underway after a body was found on the shoulder of southbound I-25 in Douglas County ...
Westminster became the first city in Colorado to officially declare its opposition ... "The flurry of cities, counties, and local districts taking matters into their ... for minors, cities from Westminster, Colo., to Palm Beach County, Fla., ...
Colorado's governor bets legislators can fix spending law ... Fork Valley and San Miguel County; the Montezuma County hospital District in ... The spending law also generates revenue by obliging Colorado to lease certain ...


 

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