Death of a Kirby Salesman

Summer Gaming Guide 2015

Rally promoter loses bid to oust reported trouble-makers

Happy Independence Day – Mad Dog Murph

Donkey Derby Days

Wild Wings owner gives local groups a needed boost

Local woman faces porn production and distribution charges

Missing to Links – The Indestructible Rockers

Raging Water

Teller hits technology funding jackpot

Whiskey Distillery approved in GMF; donkeys still in question

MARIJUANA AS MEDICINE – PART 3

Old Fashioned 4th of July

Wildwood Convenience Center hits snag

Possible Stray Bullet Kills Camper in Pike Forest

Death of a Kirby Salesman

Dr. John Jones/Belinda Burk We were sitting amongst friends, somewhere on the west side; when a young man came up to us and asked if we were interested in buying…

Summer Gaming Guide 2015

Cripple Creek and Teller County gearing up for banner gaming season Rick Langenberg The good times are returning to Cripple Creek and Teller County this summer, as the gaming community…

Missing to Links – The Indestructible Rockers

Missing Links The Indestructible Rockers Rick Langenberg The resounding strength associated with certain rock n’ roll legends and magical music eras was reinforced last Friday with another strong performance by…

Teller hits technology funding jackpot

Teller hits technology funding jackpot Rick Langenberg Teller County may soon ride the next broadband digital wave, or at least enter the 21st century when it comes to cellular phone…

MARIJUANA AS MEDICINE – PART 3

MARIJUANA AS MEDICINE – PART 3 By Lono Ho’ala – Biochemist, Author, and expert at Natural Medicine. Lono is the Chief Executive Officer of Eagle’s Nest Wellness Center in Cascade…

Wildwood Convenience Center hits snag

Rick Langenberg City leaders love the idea of a major convenience store and gas station on the east side of the downtown, greeting gamblers and visitors as they enter or…

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Trout Fishing in America

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  Trout Fishing in America is the long-standing and yet seemingly unlikely musical partnership of Keith Grimwood and Ezra Idlet. As individuals, they are about as different as one can imagine. Together, they blend seamlessly in a way that has captured the imagination (and hearts) of audiences of all ages for over three decades. Ezra…

Possible Stray Bullet Kills Camper in Pike Forest

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The July 4th week kept local law enforcement officials on their toes, with gun violence resulting in one fatality north of Woodland Park and another close call in Victor Authorities are still looking for suspects in these unrelated cases. On Friday evening, law officers from Douglas and Teller counties were summoned to Rainbow Falls Park,…

Weather 7.6.15

Tuesday A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tuesday Night A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.…

Cripple Creek museums to get new upgrades

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Cripple Creek museums to get new upgrades Rick Langenberg Cripple Creek’s two main museums have hit the historic preservation jackpot for close to $20,000 this year. But in the wake of these awards, local officials have issued new fiscal warnings to grant recipients: Please search for alternative funding opportunities. The new monies, part of the…

Death of a Kirby Salesman

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Dr. John Jones/Belinda Burk We were sitting amongst friends, somewhere on the west side; when a young man came up to us and asked if we were interested in buying a vacuum cleaner? In a witty fashion, I responded by telling him that we were not interested in a vacuum…however, we were very interested in…

Agent of the Year award

Mossy Oak Properties, Inc. is pleased to announce that Bob Regester, responsible broker and owner of Mossy Oak Properties Colorado Mountain Realty in Divide, Colorado, received the national “Agent of the Year” award at the company’s recent Land Summit, held June 3-4, 2015 in West Point, Mississippi. The Agent of the Year award is given…

Weather 6.30.15

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tuesday Night A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms…

Glenwood Springs company may get the nod for technology contract

Glenwood Springs company may get the nod for technology contract Local Internet provider not happy with focus of project Rick Langenberg Although the final crossing of the Ts hasn’t’ occurred yet for a major technology study, aimed at identifying key gaps in Teller County and developing an action plan, a local advisory committee appears poised…

Almanac

Almanac Week of 6.30.15

Wednesday, July 1 The Ute Pass/Woodland Park Kiwanis Club meets on Wednesday at 6:45 am in Denny’s in Woodland Park. A Hip Hop Jazz Class, sponsored by the Cripple Creek Parks and Recreation, will be held every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 for only $2. Call 719-689-3514. Open Forum. Polly Lawrence, the state House representative…

Almanac Week of 6.16.15

Tuesday, June 16 The Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce will host its monthly After Hours gathering at the Foxworth-Galbraith location in Woodland Park. The festivities begin at 5 pm and include a number of contests. For more information, visit the Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce website. The Green Mountain Falls Board of Trustees will meet…