Keyword: Castle Rock
16 results total, viewing 1 - 16

'Tri-County can't shut them all down'

Hours after it received an order from Tri-County Health Department to shut down, C&C Coffee and Kitchen in Castle Rock continued to serve customers for dine-in service May 11.  The day before, … more

State suspending Castle Rock restaurant's business license after it defies public health order

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment believes that C&C Coffee and Kitchen in Castle Rock is causing "an immediate health hazard," Gov. Jared Polis said at a May 11 news … more

'Everybody's dream grandma'

Evelyn Berkey didn't let the COVID-19 crisis stand in the way of celebrating her first century: “I never expected to live this long. I think it's wonderful.” more

Castle Rock teen headed to American Ninja Warrior Junior championships

Castle Rock residents can catch one of their own in the grand finale of "American Ninja Warrior Junior" this summer. Kaden Lebsack, 14, advanced from the semifinals in the show's most recent episode, … more

It’s about time (on their hands)

Castle Rock resident Jerry Powell says business owners have a greater responsibility for their community than do the residents who live there. He says when you open a business, you’re obviously … more

‘He was my everything’

Steve Evans thought he was coming down with a common bug. He developed a light, wet cough, and an upset stomach. He felt increasingly tired. After a couple of days, the 51-year-old Castle Rock man … more

Castle Rock approves relief programs amid pandemic

Castle Rock took measures to get small business owners and town residents some financial relief during the COVID-19 pandemic at an emergency meeting on March 30 and will discuss getting additional … more

Life under a stay-at-home order in Castle Rock

Several days after Gov. Jared Polis issued a stay-at-home order to help slow the spread of COVID-19 in Colorado, Castle Rock was bustling in some areas and deserted in others. On March 30, four days … more

Castle Rock hospital prepares for escalation of COVID-19

Jon Massey, the director of acute care services at Castle Rock Adventist Hospital, has worked within the Centura Health network for 22 years. Watching the COVID-19 pandemic unfold is unlike anything … more

Castle Rock businesses work to adapt amid COVID-19's impact

More than two years ago, Andrew Wasson and his family took a leap into the restaurant industry to open the Castle Rock brewpub Wild Blue Yonder Brewing Co., which quickly became a popular stop in … more

Castle Rock mayor self-isolating amid possible COVID-19 exposure

When Castle Rock Mayor Jason Gray received word he was potentially exposed to COVID-19, he shut down his coffee shop, Crowfoot Valley Coffee, within 15 minutes. The 20-year downtown fixture will … more

My Name Is … Dawn Gabriel of Castle Rock

About me My husband, Chris, and I moved to Castle Rock seven years ago to raise our family of two very active boys, Joshua, 8, and Lucas, 4. I moved around a lot (Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, … more

Nonprofit opens doors to prom attendance

A Castle Rock nonprofit formed to honor the memory of Rylie Guentensberger, who died nearly three years ago at age 12, is gathering prom dresses for girls who don't have the means of buying one in an … more

Trucker still awaiting dates for third trial

A truck driver accused of crashing into and killing a state trooper in 2016 is still waiting to hear when his third trial will begin. Attorneys met on Jan. 6 with hopes of setting trial dates but … more

Douglas County school board to keep current policy on medical marijuana in place

Since Benjamin Wann started taking medical marijuana nearly three years ago, he hasn't had a seizure. Wann, a junior at Mountain Vista, was diagnosed with epilepsy at 3 years old. In 2014, Sarah … more

Officers learn how to de-escalate situations involving mental illness

Jeff Santelli, a retired Douglas County Sheriff’s Office deputy who now works as a CIT trainer, suggested that CIT should be a specialized presence in law enforcement, likening it to SWAT teams. Just like SWAT officers, CIT officers require a specific skillset, Santelli said. “It’s actually a very similar analogy to CIT,” he said. “It’s a specialized training of communication and not everybody is the best communicator.” more
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 6 months.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.
Our Papers

Ad blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an ad blocking plugin in your browser.

The revenue we receive from our advertisers helps make this site possible. We request you whitelist our site.