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Gunnery Sgt. Ralph DeQuebec and his wife, Katie, haven't had a chance to take a honeymoon in the nearly four years they've been married. The Marine Corps explosive ordnance disposal specialist had both of his legs amputated after he was injured … more
Rick Squires and Claudia Swenson stood at their table at the Philip S. Miller Library April 23 and explained to people how bees provide more than just honey. Bees are responsible for pollinating 80 percent of all the fruits, vegetable and seed crops … more
Shortly after moving to Castle Pines in 2006, Warren Lynge adopted the library as a cause and never gave up. Throughout his tenure as library committee chair, he was quoted saying, “It’s not a city until there’s a library.” That quote … more
Colorado’s district attorneys oppose a Senate bill to bring the state in line with U.S. Supreme Court rulings that mandatory life-without-parole sentences for youth offenders are unconstitutional. “Colorado is an outlier,” said Mary Ellen … more
In the 2012 U.S. Supreme Court decision in the court ruled 5-4 that sentencing juveniles to life without parole is unconstitutional. In the decision, Justice Elena Kagan wrote that “Mandatory life without parole for a juvenile precludes … more
Planting herbs in recycled plastic bottles was one of many Earth-friendly activities that preschool students at The Goddard School in Castle Rock participated in during the week of Earth Day, April 22. The activities were part of the Root for … more
The Douglas County School District and the Colorado Department of Education have reached an agreement regarding a dispute over student-attendance calculations that resulted in $4.2 million being owed to the state. The money was sought for 1,100 … more
Lydia Greenhalge, of Littleton, remembers rummaging through garage sales as a child. Her family lived on a tight budget. She’s now a garage sale expert. “I like saving money,” she said. “And I see it as a great recycling … more
A local celebrity, Canello, “the Porcupine Dog,” was euthanized on April 11. Deb Nabb, founder of the Parker group Missing Mutt Detectives, fostered Canello for the last two months after animal control officers captured the stray dog. He was … more
The Douglas County School District has purchased 10 semi-automatic long rifles to be used by the security staff in the event of an active-shooter situation. The purchase price for the guns was $12,300 and was approved by Superintendent Elizabeth … more
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