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Douglas County may be one of the wealthiest counties in the United States, but it isn’t immune from homelessness. Despite being named the eighth-richest county in the country by Forbes magazine in 2014, last year 910 students in Douglas County … more
A bill that would have eliminated training requirements and permits for concealed carry of firearms was defeated by the House State, Veterans & Military Affairs Committee March 7 by a 5-4 vote. Senate Bill 16-017 was sponsored by state Sen. Tim … more
Niki Mitchell has watched a number of fellow teachers leave the Douglas County School District in recent years. Some have gone to other school districts. Others have taken early retirement. A few have left the profession altogether. “It’s … more
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The focus was on business as the five Republicans fighting for a shot to unseat Sen. Michael Bennet debated May 12 at the South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce. Denver Business Journal president and publisher Pete Casillas moderated the debate … more
The Douglas County School District has announced that Erin Kane will serve as interim superintendent. Kane will serve in the role vacated by Elizabeth Fagen, who left in June to take the … more
The Douglas County School District approved a 2016-17 budget with general fund revenues of $673.94 million and budgeted expenditures of $630.62 million. The budget was approved by the school board on June 9. All Colorado school districts are … more
Students at Ponderosa High School in Parker say they are tired of losing their best teachers to other school districts and are demanding answers about why this is happening from Douglas County School District Superintendent Elizabeth … more
When doctors told Molly Wright to register for a kidney transplant waiting list, she didn't waste any time. According to the National Kidney Foundation, the average wait time for a donor match is 3.6 years, though in some cases it can be much … more
Even though a Texas school district has formally announced her as the lone finalist for its top position, Douglas County School District Superintendent Elizabeth Fagen has not yet officially resigned. She said June 9 that she expects to do that next … more
Caregivers who grow medical marijuana in unincorporated Douglas County will no longer be able to grow up to 99 plants. An ordinance given final approval by the Board of Douglas County … more
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