Nolan Higashi takes the lacrosse ball down the court during Wheel Chair Sports Camp on Thursday June 11, 2015 at Aurora Central.
Photo by Gabriel Christus/Aurora Sentinel

The Colorado Junior Wheelchair Sports Camp rolled into Aurora for the 29th year last week and left an impression on participants that can last a lifetime. The 32nd annual camp, which is free to kids in grades K-12 from across Colorado and a few from elsewhere, drew a whopping 115 kids to Aurora Central High […]

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Kahliem Clark, a senior at Overland High School, raises his hand in protest Dec. 5 at the Aurora Municipal Center. Clark was just one of hundreds of students from Aurora high schools that joined a nationwide protests in response to New York and Missouri grand juries returning no indictments against police officers. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

AURORA | Hundreds of students from six Aurora high schools walked out of school Friday at 10 a.m., joining nationwide protests in response to New York and Missouri grand juries returning no indictments against police officers. Around 400 students walked from Gateway, Overland, Rangview, Hinkley and Aurora Central high schools toward the Aurora Municipal Center. Aurora police […]

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Paul Basilla who wrestles as "Paul Stetich" leap frogs over Raziel Talos who wrestles as "Rock and Roll Vampire" during practice Thursday evening, June 7 at the Primos Harcore Wrestling training center.  Primos Hardcore Wrestling is scheduled to host a Lucha Libre wrestling event Sunday June 17 at Club Galaxy in Aurora.  (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

COMMERCE CITY | By now, Joe McDougal is used to the disbelief and the criticism; he’s accustomed to the audience members who call him a fake and a phony from the comfort of their seats. It’s an inevitable part of being a professional wrestler, McDougal said. After 12 years wrestling and managing in the local […]

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Rodney Nicholls, son of Sgt. Jon Nicholls, welcomes home the Colorado National Guard Soldiers Wednesday afternoon, May 30 at Buckley Air Force Base. The soldiers of Detachment 1, Company B, 2nd Battalion, 135th General Support Aviation had spent the bulk of the past year in Afghanistan, operating Chinook helicopters. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Around 2:15 p.m., the massive door to the aircraft hangar at Buckley Air Force Base lurched open and almost 70 Colorado Army National Guardsmen marched through to raucous applause.

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SEARCH yields positive results

Melissa Minerly’s personality is as bright as the purple scrunchie holding her hair in a ponytail — her vivaciousness is contagious. She hastily moves from room to room in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit at Children’s Hospital Colorado, diligently stocking drawers with medical equipment for the nurses. “I want to work here as long as […]

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