Keyword: election 2017
24 results total, viewing 1 - 20

Urban retains seat, and Dozeman wins crowded field

Two familiar faces, and two newer faces were among those sworn in Monday night at Wheat Ridge City Hall, at 7500 West 29th Avenue. District 2 City Councilman Zachary Urban held on to his seat in the 2017 General Election, defeating challenger … more

Leadership stays the same for Jeffco Public Schools

Brad Rupert, Susan Harmon and Ron Mitchell keep their seats on the Jefferson County Board of Education, having won re-election Nov. 7. The three incumbents were elected following the recall of the board majority in 2015. Two challengers, … more

Bud Starker has sizable lead in Wheat Ridge mayoral race

As term-limited Wheat Ridge Mayor Joyce Jay steps down, it appears the city's voters have chosen Bud Starker as her replacement. more

Urban, Dozeman lead in early returns in Wheat Ridge races

Two Wheat Ridge city council seats are up for election. Following are unofficial results as of 10:24 p.m. Nov. 7 as posted by the Secretary of State's Election Night Reporting website. District … more

Jeffco Board of Education incumbents prove victorious

Incumbents Brad Rupert and Susan Harmon won the two contested races on the Jefferson County Board of Education. Incumbent Ron Mitchell is running unopposed for … more

Details for voting in Jefferson County

Ballots were sent by mail earlier this month to Jefferson County residents registered to vote in the coordinated election on Nov. 7. Ballots must be received by Nov. 7, not just postmarked. There are two walk-in ballot drop locations open … more

Letters to the Editor — West Metro Oct. 26 edition

School board is effective We need effective government in all areas. That’s exactly what we’ve seen from the Jeffco School Board these past two years. This diverse, five-member board has given … more

Letters to the Editor — West Metro Oct. 19 edition

Alarm bells about school board racesUntil 2015, school board races got little to no attention. In fact, in 2013 school board races had so little attention in Jeffco, three candidates were elected … more

Teacher unions support incumbents for Jeffco school board

Incumbents in the Jefferson County Board of Education race have garnered significantly more financial support than their challengers, as reported by the Oct. 17 contributions and expenditures report filed with the Colorado Secretary of … more

Wheat Ridge City Council candidates

All candidates in the 2017 election for members of the Wheat Ridge city Council are listed below. Click on each name for information about where they stand on key issues, including the future of 38th … more

Q&A's with candidates for the Jefferson County School Board

There are three seats up for election this year for the Jefferson County School District's Board of Education.  All candidates are listed below, grouped by seat and alphabetic order. Click on … more

Bud Starker - Wheat Ridge mayoral candidate

Starker has lived in the same house in Wheat Ridge since 1975. He began working carpentry in college, before starting his own construction company.He and his wife also built and own the West 29th Restaurant & Bar. He previously served on city … more

Joe DeMott - Wheat Ridge mayoral candidate

A Wheat Ridge native, Joe DeMott is the owner of Pietra’s Pizzeria. A WRHS graduate, class of 1990, DeMott was a founding member of the Wheat Ridge Chamber of Commerce. He has served as chair of the Carnation Festival, and on the city … more

Andrew Rasmussen - Wheat Ridge City Council in District IV

Andrew Rasmussen has lived in Colorado for 18 years, the last two in Wheat Ridge. His is a licensed electrician, working with Namaste Solar. He holds a bachelor’s degree of science in civil engineering from Northwestern University. Contact: … more

Valerie Nosler - Wheat Ridge City Council District IV

Valerie Nosler attended Martensen Elementary as a child, but moved back to Wheat Ridge three years ago. She works with the Colorado Department of Local Affairs as an outreach manager. She previously worked as a communications manager for the … more

Leah Dozeman - Wheat Ridge City Council District IV

Leah Dozeman is a seventh-generation Coloradan, and a lifelong resident of Wheat Ridge. She is the program director for a martial arts studio, and has served as the executive secretary and parade chair for the Carnation Festival. She graduated … more

Virginia Ruth Baranowski - Candidate for Wheat Ridge City Council District IV

Virginia Baranowski has lived in Wheat Ridge for seven years. She is an artist, who believes that she offers a unique perspective for city council. Contact: or 720-258-6445 Campaign website: Why … more

Zachary Urban - Wheat Ridge City Council District 2

Zachary Urban has been a Wheat Ridge resident for 15 years. A self-employed management and communications consultant, he was elected to city council in 2013 and is seeking reelection. He holds a bachelors of arts from Colorado State … more

Rachel Hultin - Wheat Ridge City Council District II candidate

A fourth generation Coloradan, Rachel Hultin has lived in Wheat Ridge for six years. She worked as a Realtor for 18 years, but more recently has worked with Bicycle Colorado doing community programming and safety initiatives. She studied … more

Paul Haseman - Golden City Council, Ward 2 candidate

Paul Haseman has spent 14 years in Colorado, and the last five in Golden. He is a West Point graduate and Vietnam War veteran. A retired Lt. Colonel in the Army Corps of Engineers, he recently retired as an aerospace attorney from a Fortune 500 … more
1 | 2 Next »
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.