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11-year-old boy reported missing in Longmont

Donte was reported missing from Longmont on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. LONGMONT, Colo. - An 11-year-old boy was reported missing on Sunday night, the Longmont Department of Public Safety said. Donte was reported missing from the area of 18th Avenue and Hover Street about 4:30 p.m. Sunday. He's describe

KDVR.COM - 2017-09-25 13:23:07

Police asking for help finding missing child in Longmont

LONGMONT - A child was reported missing Sunday night in Longmont and Longmont Police are asking for help locating him. The 11-year-old went missing from 18th Avenue and Hover Street in Longmont around 5:15 p.m. Sunday. His name is Donte Meecher, a Hispanic male with black hair and brown eyes. Donte

9NEWS - 2017-09-25 14:29:22

Longmont weather: High of 53 with scattered showers

Longmont is expected to see more rain today before things clear up a bit for the rest of the week, according to the National Weather Service. Today's forecast calls for cloudy skies with a high of 53 and a 40 percent chance of scattered showers. The overnight low is expected to be near 40. Tuesday

LONGMONT DAILY TIMES-CALL - 2017-09-25 12:45:02

Longmont City Council to consider DACA support resolution

Longmont's City Council on Tuesday night will consider urging President Donald Trump's administration to keep the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals in place. A resolution proposed for council consideration would further call on Trump and Congress - including Longmont's congressional delegation,

DENVER POST - 2017-09-24 21:36:22

At 94 and 86 years old, Longmont newlyweds find love later in life than most

Lewis Geyer, Times-CallFlora and Bob Hanlin were married Sept. 16. Flora is 86 and Bob, a World War II veteran, is 94. Bill and Flora Hanlin will celebrate their one-week wedding anniversary Saturday. They're like most newlyweds - still adjusting to married life between staring lovingly at each othe

DENVER POST - 2017-09-24 05:11:43

Longmont council to consider pot-shops ordinance

Longmont would lift its years-old pot-shops ban and allow up to four businesses to sell marijuana and marijuana products, under an ordinance up for an initial City Council vote on Tuesday night. The ordinance, drafted by the city staff after a majority of council members informally agreed earlier th

LONGMONT DAILY TIMES-CALL - 2017-09-23 17:00:00

Longmont police notes: Traffic stop and an arrest

Longmont police initiated a traffic stop Friday near the intersection of Colo. 66 and Main Street. A woman was found to have two active warrants for her arrest. She was placed into custody and taken to the Longmont Police Department for booking, prior to bonding out. Longmont police responded on Thu

LONGMONT DAILY TIMES-CALL - 2017-09-23 15:17:47

Longmont woman determined to help Mexican earthquake victims

Longmont resident Miriam Kramer isn't sure how many supplies for Mexico City she'll get on Saturday, but she hopes it's quite a bit. Miriam Kramer - originally from La Paz, Mexico, in Baja California - said that she wanted to help even though she is currently about 8 months pregnant because the need

DAILY CAMERA - 2017-09-23 02:17:10

Proposed $316.3M Longmont budget up for Tuesday night public hearing

Longmont residents on Tuesday night will have their first formal opportunity to suggest additions, deletions and other changes in the spending package the city staff has suggested for next year. The City Council will hold a public hearing on the staff's proposal for a $316.3 million Longmont operati

LONGMONT DAILY TIMES-CALL - 2017-09-22 23:56:44

Woman accused of stealing money from incapacitated brother in Longmont pleads to theft

A woman accused of spending more than $800,000 of her brother's money on out-of-state travel and a college fund for her own grandchildren pleaded guilty in Boulder County District Court on Friday to felony theft from an at-risk person. Dianne Fitzsimons, 77, also was also sentenced on Friday to a f

DAILY CAMERA - 2017-09-23 04:04:52

U.S. 36 closed between Lyons and Longmont due to downed power line that sparked small fire

A small wildfire sparked by a downed power line has caused repair crews to shut down U.S. 36 between Lyons and Longmont, according to police dispatchers. According to police radio traffic, a truck reportedly ran into a power pole at U.S 36 and Stone Canyon Drive, causing a downed line to spark a fir

DAILY CAMERA - 2017-09-22 18:01:54

Boulder County leaders to convene Affordable Housing Summit

Members of Boulder County's city councils, town boards and Board of County Commissioners and their staffs are to assemble in Longmont on Friday morning for three hours of discussions about whether a collaborative approach could increase their constituents' access to affordable-housing opportunities.

LONGMONT DAILY TIMES-CALL - 2017-09-24 16:00:00

Boulder weighs changes to rules on accessory dwelling units

It's not illegal to establish an accessory dwelling unit in Boulder, but it's not easy. In coming months, the City Council will look to change that, though it's unclear how aggressive they're willing to be, given the necessary expense of what several council members called "political capital" for a

DAILY CAMERA - 2017-09-24 17:00:00

Steps to Save Energy in Your Home

(StatePoint) Reducing your energy use at home is a win-win for your wallet and the planet. Not only can it save you money on your bills now, but it could also improve your home's resale value, if you know which steps to take. These simple tips can help. Form Smart Habits Energy smart habits can help

THEARABTRIBUNE.COM - 2017-09-25 05:00:00

How to Incorporate Learning into Your Child's Daily Routine

(StatePoint) Young children don't need to be in a classroom to learn important skills. And the earlier you get started, the better. Here are some great ways to incorporate fun learning experiences into your child's day. Bath Time Don't miss the opportunity to make bath time a fun and engaging experi

LHVC.COM - 2017-09-25 05:00:00

In choice between animals and human safety, wildlife - especially bears - lose out a lot, district manager says

The state wildlife officer who made the call to kill a bear that kept returning to a Boulder farm to attack the goats said Friday that her agency is responsible for human safety with regard to wildlife. "To be frank, wildlife loses out a lot," Colorado Parks and Wildlife district wildlife manager Kr

DENVER POST - 2017-09-25 14:41:53

Merrily Mazza: Democrats won't help us fight fracking

East Boulder County and Lafayette are slated to get the newest oil and gas toxic industrial wastelands. So, yes, people are raging at their local public officials ("Fracking angst at fever pitch," Daily Camera, Sept. 20). We've experienced the same thing for five years: empty posturing, vacuous word

DAILY CAMERA - 2017-09-25 05:25:25

BoulderCentre for Orthopedics continues its legacy of personalized orthopedic care

By L.L. Charles Business Plus Spotlight When everyday citizen athletes sprain an ankle or break a wrist, they need an expert orthopedic physician on the double. When a senior seeks treatment for a failing knee or hip, they consult an orthopedic surgeon. And when a spinal patient needs an MRI scan, t

DAILY CAMERA - 2017-09-25 06:02:00

Jeff Moore: Vote 'Yes' on Windy Gap ballot question 2J

The Windy Gap November ballot issue will ask voters to decide whether they support the City Council's decision to approve building storage for Longmont at Chimney Hollow Reservoir for 10,000 acre feet (acft) recommended by the Longmont Water Advisory Board versus the 6,000 acft recommendation by cit

DAILY CAMERA - 2017-09-24 01:25:25

U.S. 287 backdrop for 4 of 19 fatal Boulder County crashes in 2017

If Nick Wash could avoid driving down U.S. 287, he would. As a new dad in Longmont, Walsh said he thinks often about the safety of the roadway his family travels daily, and where he's heard of and seen what seems like a high number of fatal and serious crashes. "It's been in our minds a lot, but we

LONGMONT DAILY TIMES-CALL - 2017-09-23 15:00:00