Published on Thursday, July 30 2015 11:24
On Friday, July 17, Boulder Communications received a 911 call from a residence in the town of Lyons. The caller said a neighbor had come to their door saying she needed help because someone had broken into her residence and attempted to rape her.
When officers arrived they found signs of a struggle in the bedroom. The victim said she woke up to at approximately 4 a.m., with an unknown man on top of her. She fought with him, biting his finger,
Published on Thursday, July 30 2015 11:07
Boulder County Public Health officials have confirmed that mosquitoes in a mosquito pool in Boulder have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). The positive pool came from traps located at the city of Boulder: Stazio Ballfield and Christensen Park. Positive mosquito pools have been confirmed in five other Colorado counties this year: Denver, Jefferson, Larimer, Pueblo and Weld counties.
Published on Thursday, July 02 2015 15:26
The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office honored four retiring staff members who combined, had almost 135 years of service to the Boulder County community.
Retirements included: Dan Barber – Deputy Director of the Office of Emergency Management; Doug Caven – Jail Commander; Jeff Hendry – Operations Commander; and Sue Yankovich – Jail Sergeant.
The four retiring staff members were highly accomplished. Combined they had over twenty commendations, merit citations
Published on Thursday, July 02 2015 14:55
Tolls start July 22; US 36 and I-25 Express Lanes carpoolers need pass for HOV
The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the High Performance Transportation Enterprise (HPTE) today announced that toll collection on US 36 Express Lanes will begin Wednesday, July 22.
Published on Wednesday, June 03 2015 19:06
On Tuesday and Wednesday, June 16 and 17, Boulder County will accept applications for distribution of available Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers for the first time since 2008. These vouchers provide rental assistance to qualified low-income households to help them obtain safe, decent, and affordable housing. The program currently serves close to seven hundred and twenty low-income households in Boulder County. It is anticipated
Published on Thursday, May 07 2015 08:18
The Boulder County Elections Division is conducting outreach to ask all local voters where they believe Voter Service and Polling Centers should be located, as well as where to place any additional twenty-four hour mail ballot drop boxes. To capture resident input, the Elections Division has designed an online survey (https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BoulderCountyVotes). Survey
Published on Wednesday, February 11 2015 12:06
The City of Boulder’s Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) Department will increase enforcement of new Voice and Sight Tag Program changes that went into effect on Jan. 1. The changes require off-leash dogs to visibly display current blue Voice and Sight Tags, which demonstrate their guardians have complied with new program requirements. Previously issued green tags are no longer valid.
Published on Thursday, December 18 2014 11:16
On Wednesday, December 17, 2014 five vehicles were broken into at two different trailheads in Boulder County. The vehicles were parked at the Bobolink Trail head, in the 5900 block of Baseline Road; and the Centennial Trailhead in the
Published on Thursday, December 04 2014 14:37
Starting on Monday, December 1, dog guardians will be able to register for 2015 Voice and Sight Tags that will allow guardians and their dogs to explore the City of Boulder’s eighty-seven miles of designated off-leash trails next year.