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Car crashes into house in east Centennial area

A car drove through the back of a house in the east Centennial area near East Orchard Road after its driver experienced a medical emergency around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to South Metro Fire … more

2 suspects in shooting of Cherokee Trail High School student set for trial

Two of the four teens suspected of driving to the home of a Cherokee Trail High School student in an incident that ended with the student's death are set to see trial in the next several months. … more

Teen remains in adult court in shooting of Cherokee Trail student

Court hearings to determine whether an 18-year-old would have the chance at a more lenient sentence or remain treated as an adult in the shooting death of a Cherokee Trail High School student saw … more

Few details on Cherry Creek student’s ‘racist, violent’ posts

Cherry Creek High School planned to investigate racist posts that allegedly involve a Creek student, the school’s principal said in a letter to the community. School administration was made aware … more

Centennial, county offer rent, mortgage, business assistance amid pandemic

The City of Centennial and Arapahoe County have announced rent, mortgage and business assistance for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The funds come through the federal Coronavirus Aid, … more

Some Arapahoe County officials 'concerned with constitutionality' of mask order

After a local public health agency voted 5-4 in favor of an order requiring mask-wearing in public places in Adams, Arapahoe and Douglas counties, the governing body of Arapahoe County called into … more

Tri-County Health Department adopts COVID-19 masking order

Tri-County's Board of Health acknowledged that masks have become a political issue but said their value as public health tools mattered more as they narrowly adopted a masking order July 8. In a … more

4th suspect in Andrew Graham murder gets 10-year sentence

After years of court hearings, the last of four original defendants in the fatal 2009 shooting of a 23-year-old Centennial man has been sentenced. Clarissa Jae Lockhart received a 10-year prison … more

DA's office releases Centennial police shooting report unusually fast

Two weeks after a suspect was killed by officer gunfire in Centennial, the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office had not yet confirmed whether the suspect was armed with a weapon or whether he fired a gun … more

Arapahoe County sheriff talks use of force, body cameras in wake of George Floyd unrest

Arapahoe County Sheriff Tyler Brown knows that in the weeks since the killing of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer, “there are many people in our community that are hurting." more

DA report: Arapahoe County deputy justified in January shooting

An Arapahoe County sheriff's deputy was justified in shooting a man whom authorities caught in a stolen vehicle at an east Centennial-area apartment complex, a report by the district attorney's … more

Report: Arapahoe County deputy justified in fatal Centennial shooting

A woman who appeared to be the girlfriend of a man fatally shot by an Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office deputy told an investigator that the man would have “definitely shot the cop if he had the … more

Suspect dead after officer-involved shooting in Centennial

A suspect was killed by officer gunfire and two deputies were unharmed after an incident at a Days Inn hotel in central Centennial on Thursday. more

Class of 2020, Arapahoe County: Together, apart

Part of a series on the graduating class of 2020. more

Arapahoe County Fair canceled for 2020

The 2020 Arapahoe County Fair has been canceled due to concerns over spreading COVID-19, officials announced on May 20. Initially scheduled for July 23 through 26, the fair was canceled by the … more

Farming the city: Urban homesteaders get back to the land

Sundari Kraft grew up reading Laura Ingalls Wilder. But while she fantasized about a self-sufficient life in a little house on the prairie, she lived in a bungalow in Northglenn. “As I got older, I … more

Transitioning into 'safer at home' social distancing phase at SouthGlenn

A long list of businesses at Centennial's flagship shopping development appeared to remain closed on the first Monday they could open since Colorado's statewide stay-at-home order shuttered many … more

State Rep. Champion calls for lifting of Arapahoe County stay-at-home order

State Rep. Richard Champion, R-Columbine Valley, became the latest Colorado politician to demand the lifting of a public health order on April 27, writing to Tri-County Health Department's executive … more

Suspected assault brings deputies to west Centennial block

An active police scene in an assault investigation in a west Centennial neighborhood prompted the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office to ask civilians to avoid the immediate area the morning of April 9. … more

Homelessness in Englewood: No place to call home

During a cleanup along the South Platte River in January, Englewood police counted 21 campsites with about 30 people living on its east banks. Some 25 truckloads of trash, human waste, syringes and … more
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