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Colorado legislative leader Patrick Neville threatens suit over Polis mask order

Gov. Jared Polis announced a statewide mask requirement on July 16 that was met with swift criticism from Republican leadership. House Minority Leader Patrick Neville announced his intent to … more

'Everybody's dream grandma'

Evelyn Berkey didn't let the COVID-19 crisis stand in the way of celebrating her first century: “I never expected to live this long. I think it's wonderful.” more

Castle Rock teen headed to American Ninja Warrior Junior championships

Castle Rock residents can catch one of their own in the grand finale of "American Ninja Warrior Junior" this summer. Kaden Lebsack, 14, advanced from the semifinals in the show's most recent episode, … more

‘He was my everything’

Steve Evans thought he was coming down with a common bug. He developed a light, wet cough, and an upset stomach. He felt increasingly tired. After a couple of days, the 51-year-old Castle Rock man … more

Life under a stay-at-home order in Castle Rock

Several days after Gov. Jared Polis issued a stay-at-home order to help slow the spread of COVID-19 in Colorado, Castle Rock was bustling in some areas and deserted in others. On March 30, four days … more

Castle Rock businesses work to adapt amid COVID-19's impact

More than two years ago, Andrew Wasson and his family took a leap into the restaurant industry to open the Castle Rock brewpub Wild Blue Yonder Brewing Co., which quickly became a popular stop in … more

Nonprofit opens doors to prom attendance

A Castle Rock nonprofit formed to honor the memory of Rylie Guentensberger, who died nearly three years ago at age 12, is gathering prom dresses for girls who don't have the means of buying one in an … more

Douglas County school board to keep current policy on medical marijuana in place

Since Benjamin Wann started taking medical marijuana nearly three years ago, he hasn't had a seizure. Wann, a junior at Mountain Vista, was diagnosed with epilepsy at 3 years old. In 2014, Sarah … more

Officers learn how to de-escalate situations involving mental illness

Jeff Santelli, a retired Douglas County Sheriff’s Office deputy who now works as a CIT trainer, suggested that CIT should be a specialized presence in law enforcement, likening it to SWAT teams. Just like SWAT officers, CIT officers require a specific skillset, Santelli said. “It’s actually a very similar analogy to CIT,” he said. “It’s a specialized training of communication and not everybody is the best communicator.” more
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