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Van Maanen snapping for chance to play in NFL

Drew Van Maanen knew he was facing long odds heading into the three-day rookie camp of the National Football League Houston Texans in early May. First of all, the former Chaparral football standout … more

Parker gallery offers intriguing look at fiber art

“Autumnal Equinox” by Aurora fiber artist Diana Vander Does hangs just inside the entrance into the gallery at the PACE Center in Parker. It’s included in an exhibit, “Contrast,” by the … more

Plane crash in northern Douglas County leaves one dead

One person was killed after a small plane crashed in a residential area of northern Douglas County, east of I-25, the night of May 11. About 9 p.m., a Cirrus SR22 went down near RidgeGate Parkway … more

My Name is Cheryl O’Brien

About me I moved to Colorado from South Dakota three years ago to begin a new life with Dan. I retired from a career in education as a teacher and administrator. I have two adult children, Lauren, … more

‘I’m a dreamer who believes in a chance to succeed’

Eight-year-old Johnny Jenkins, and his brother J’Reece, 7, spent Sunday afternoon at the Douglas County Library in Parker. They weren’t there browsing the bookshelves or looking to check out the … more

Ponderosa salutes four for outstanding contributions

Long gone are the days when a teacher's job included teaching one subject throughout the day, then going home to work on the lesson plans for the next school day. Today's teachers wear many hats, … more

Painter celebrates anniversary with reception at Parker studio

Painter Jay Moore is celebrating five years in his downtown Parker studio location with exhibition of a body of new works. Visitors are welcome to see his new paintings reflecting his love of his … more

Fundraiser aims to help rid world of final pockets of polio

Students in the Cimarron Middle School Interact Club have never been to Afghanistan, Nigeria or Pakistan. Nor have they had to worry about contracting polio, a contagious, crippling and often deadly … more

Rotary awards ceremony draws hundreds to PACE Center

Brayden Jacob, 13, a student at Cimarron Middle School, along with seven of his classmates, joined more than 200 people at Parker's PACE Center April 11 for the Cherry Creek Valley Rotary Club of … more

Parker OKs annexation to block trash-transfer facility

Parker Town Council members heard nearly three hours of testimony from landowners, community members and attorneys at the April 16 council meeting regarding the annexation application of four parcels … more

Parker police searching for robbery suspect

The Parker Police Department is seeking help from the community to identify a man who used a weapon to rob employees at the McDonald's at 9160 Crown Crest Boulevard on April 8. According to a news … more

Media company Redbarre backs out of Parker plans

Media and technology company Redbarre announced April 12 that it will not proceed with building a $1 billion digital media campus in Parker, citing “an impasse with the landowner.” In … more

Job and internship fair aims to help local youths

If you've got time to lean, you've got time to clean. If you don't remember washing your hands, then go wash your hands. When you're on the clock, it's no time to talk. Chances are most adults heard … more

Deep Space venue selling, showing artwork in Parker

A member show and sale fills exhibit space at Deep Space Gallery Event Center, 11020 S. Pikes Peak Drive, #50, Parker, through May 5 with paintings, sculpture, photography and more in both … more

Douglas County treasurer to fill commissioner vacancy

Douglas County Republicans have spoken: County Treasurer Diane Holbert will fill the vacancy left by David Weaver and serve as the District 1 county commissioner through January, when Weaver’s term … more

Student arrested on suspicion of having gun in car at Ponderosa High School

After receiving two notifications via the Text-a-Tip program at Ponderosa High School, stating concerns that one of the school's students was possibly dealing drugs and had a gun, Douglas County … more

On Campus: Parker

Chaparral • The girls lacrosse team is off to a 3-0 start and is led by senior Hannah Mill, who leads the Continental League in scoring with 24 points. She has tallied 11 goals and has 13 assists. … more

Parker teen, first responders meet to celebrate survival

Parker resident Morgan Koetter, 19, was out for a ride with her boyfriend, Jonah Manning, and their two dogs on the evening of Dec. 17. Koetter was safely buckled in the front seat of the pickup … more

Fatal shooting of suspect by Parker officers justified, report says

Three Parker Police Department officers were justified in the fatal shooting of a suspect in November, according to the findings of an investigation by the 18th Judicial District Critical Response … more

Parker West Point cadet shares his experiences

Long hours. Little sleep. Grueling physical and academic challenges. Spending hours at a time marching in all kinds of weather, as punishment for not shaving daily. Doing laundry for senior cadets. … more
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