Jefferson County http://www.kunc.org en From Father To Son, Life Lessons Passed Down Through Generations http://www.kunc.org/post/father-son-life-lessons-passed-down-through-generations Melford Williams, a World War II veteran and tribal leader with the Caddo Nation, raised eight kids during the 1950s and '60s. He died in 1978, and his grandson, Kiamichi-tet Williams, never got a chance to meet him.<p>On a visit to StoryCorps in Denver, Kiamichi-tet asked his dad, Thompson Williams, about his grandfather.<p>"He wasn't the biggest guy, but people reacted to him like he was [a] giant," Thompson says. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 08:00:00 +0000 NPR Staff 57437 at http://www.kunc.org From Father To Son, Life Lessons Passed Down Through Generations New October Whooping Cough Cases Push Colo. Total Over 1,000 http://www.kunc.org/post/new-october-whooping-cough-cases-push-colo-total-over-1000 <p>Another 100 cases of whooping cough, or pertussis were reported in Colorado during the last two weeks of October. Jefferson and Boulder counties had the highest number of cases.</p><p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 21:56:22 +0000 Jackie Fortier 51934 at http://www.kunc.org New October Whooping Cough Cases Push Colo. Total Over 1,000 Lime Gulch Fire Containment at 5%; Evacuations Remain In Effect http://www.kunc.org/post/lime-gulch-fire-containment-5-evacuations-remain-effect <p>The Lime Gulch Fire continues to burn in a remote part of southern Jefferson County. On Friday officials decreased the size estimate of the fire from 600 acres to 498 acres. Fri, 21 Jun 2013 16:41:50 +0000 Grace Hood 46128 at http://www.kunc.org Lime Gulch Fire Containment at 5%; Evacuations Remain In Effect Lime Gulch Fire Continues To Burn In Jefferson County [Updated] http://www.kunc.org/post/lime-gulch-fire-continues-burn-jefferson-county-updated <p><a href="https://twitter.com/RMIMT2_TeamB">A Type 2 management team</a> is attempting to get a handle on a 600-acre wildfire burning in remote territory in southern Jefferson County. Thu, 20 Jun 2013 15:22:10 +0000 Grace Hood 46082 at http://www.kunc.org Lime Gulch Fire Continues To Burn In Jefferson County [Updated] Lime Gulch Fire Causes Evacuations In South Jefferson County http://www.kunc.org/post/lime-gulch-fire-causes-evacuations-south-jefferson-county <p>As the Black Forest Fire winds down, a new one is starting up south of Denver. Wed, 19 Jun 2013 21:14:59 +0000 Grace Hood 46041 at http://www.kunc.org Lime Gulch Fire Causes Evacuations In South Jefferson County