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Arapahoe County providing COVID-19 relief for small businesses

Arapahoe County announced in early January that small businesses affected by the pandemic can apply to receive “direct relief payments” as part of a relief program approved by the state … more

Arapahoe County to apply for '5 star' program to loosen COVID-19 business restrictions

Arapahoe County planned to apply for a new Colorado program that allows businesses to operate at higher capacity than current coronavirus-related restrictions normally permit — as long as the … more

Baker wins Arapahoe County commissioner seat following recount

A recount of the November election race for the seat that represents east Aurora and far east Centennial on Arapahoe County’s board of elected leaders confirmed that the incumbent Republican will … more

Centennial gas station homicide, robbery suspect arrested

Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office investigators arrested a person suspected of fatally shooting a gas station clerk in a robbery the night of Nov. 26 in Centennial, the sheriff's office announced Dec. … more

Election creates opening on LPS board

Littleton Public Schools will soon be searching for a new school board member, as current board member Carrie Warren-Gully prepares to step down after winning a seat on the Arapahoe County Board of … more

Clerk dies after shooting at gas station in Centennial; suspect at large

A gas station clerk died after sustaining a gunshot wound to the left abdomen in a robbery the night of Nov. 26, according to the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office. “The suspect asked for cigarettes … more

One Arapahoe County commissioner race nearly tied, another flips parties

Four years ago, Republican Jeff Baker ran for the county commissioner seat in the east Centennial and Aurora area, and he bested his Democratic opponent by 12 percentage points. This year, he and his … more

Arapahoe County moves to stricter safer-at-home level orange

As the steep spike in new coronavirus cases in Arapahoe County continues to climb, the state public-health department announced it would again move the county to tighter restrictions under … more

Arapahoe County mail-ballot total tops 2016 overall vote count

The number of mail ballots received in Arapahoe County for the Nov. 3 election topped the county's total number of votes — mailed and in-person — from the 2016 general election by a considerable … more

Race tight for Keith, incumbent Baker in Arapahoe County commissioner District 3 race

A Democratic challenger in the east Centennial and Aurora-area Arapahoe County commissioner district was giving the Republican incumbent a run for his money, holding a narrow lead in early returns. … more

Warren-Gully holds large lead in race for Arapahoe County commissioner, District 1

A Democratic challenger in a west Arapahoe County commissioner district appeared to have amassed a large early lead against the Republican incumbent. Carrie Warren-Gully led with about 55.4% to … more

Election 2020: Arapahoe County mail-ballot total may top county's 2016 overall vote count

The number of mail ballots received in Arapahoe County as of about 3 p.m. on Election Day nearly topped the county's total number of votes — mailed and in person — from the 2016 general … more

Alleged shooter in 2009 Andrew Graham homicide to face trial

Nearly 11 years after a Centennial man was found fatally shot in a quiet suburban neighborhood, the man authorities allege is the shooter is set to face trial in a case that largely rests on the … more

Free COVID-19 testing site to open in Centennial

Arapahoe County, Tri-County Health Department and the City of Centennial partnered to open a free COVID-19 testing site in central Centennial near the city hall. The testing site will sit at … more

Arapahoe, Denver among counties moving to stricter COVID-19 rules

As restrictions continue to escalate in parts of the Denver metro area, the state public-health department announced that Arapahoe and Denver are among several counties that now face greater … more

Ballots rolling in ahead of Election Day

Ballots are rolling into the Arapahoe County elections warehouse at an unprecedented rate, and county elections director Peg Perl said she's thrilled. “We're really excited by this historic early … more

Centennial, Arapahoe County provide second round of pandemic assistance grants

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to deal blows to families and business owners, the City of Centennial and Arapahoe County are still providing grants to help residents with bills and keep … more

West Centennial voting location hours changed

A church in west Centennial will have different voting and voter-service hours than originally advertised, according to the Arapahoe County Elections Division. The voting center at St. Thomas More … more

How to vote in Arapahoe County

Arapahoe County offers several ways to cast your vote. Here’s what you need to know: All currently registered Colorado voters will begin receiving ballots by mail on Oct. 9. To return your ballot … more

Rise in rate of new COVID-19 cases triggers Arapahoe County mitigation plan

An increase in Arapahoe County's rate of new COVID-19 cases has forced officials to turn to a plan to reduce the spread, the county announced in a news release. For the past few weeks, the county has … more
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