Rockies Miracle Rally

~ Photo and caption by Rick Langenberg ~ The Colorado Rockies continue to baffle so-called sports experts by displaying amazing resiliency in late innings to hold onto their first-place spot in the…

Teller County Sheriff Open House

The new Sheriff Jason Mikesell and his wife Pam were greeted with open arms by the community yesterday at the Teller County Sheriff’s annual open house. The event had the…

New Services at Pikes Peak Regional Hospital

PPRH Unveils New Cardiac Rehabilitation Program Pikes Peak Regional Hospital (PPRH) has announced that beginning June 1, 2017 it will offer a Cardiac Rehabilitation program to area patients. Any patient…

Student of the Year Winner named

A several-month and extremely competitive Student of the Week competition, honoring high school students in the Teller County area, and sponsored by Denny’s of Woodland Park and promoted by TMJ…

The NEW Teller County Sheriff

New Sheriff for Teller County, Jason Mikesell congratulations! Appointed today by the Teller County Commissioners. Pretty intense competition. A total of 15 applicants for the position, including many former high-ranking officers…

Sexual Assult Suspect Aprehended

May 25, 2017 {For Immediate Release) This afternoon, officers from the Windsor, Colorado Police Department arrested JASON MATTHEW KARR, age 32. KARR was wanted by the Teller County Sheriff’s Office…

A Mountain Western Mecca [ part 2 ]

– by Rick Langenberg – A Mountain Western MeccaMost of the attention focused on the official roll-out of the Main Street group’s new vision as a mountain western town for Woodland…

High Country Fly Fishing Report

~ by Bob Volpe ~ Spring fishing is now in full swing. The rainbow spawn is on the wane and water temps are beginning to rise. Bugs are hatching and…

New Era Arrives for Green Mountain Falls

Comprehensive Master Plan Mulled for Community ~ by Rick Langenberg ~ New town boss. Verla Bruner takes the oath of office as the new town manager/clerk and treasurer for Green…

Cripple Creek May Soon Join ATV Caravan

~ by Rick Langenberg ~ The off-highway vehicle craze in Teller County and the western United States will soon invade the area’s gaming hub. Last week, the Cripple Creek City…

BREAKING

Breaking: Possible Rape suspect. TMJ has learned Teller County Sheriffs Office is looking for this guy, Jason Matthew. If you see him please call the teller county sheriff department immediately…

Front Page News

Popular Local Hiking and Recreational Mecca Reopens, Partially

~ by Rick Langenberg ~ Local hikers and visitors can finally trek up the back side of Pikes Peak, near Divide, and enjoy a popular dog-friendly recreational playground, But at the same time, they must observe caution when using this area. They also should take advantage of this opportunity within the next two months, as…

New Chief Selected by Embattled Rural Fire District

~ by Rick Langenberg ~ A new chief has been selected to lead the embattled Four Mile Fire Protection District, which serves about 2,500 residents. During a board of directors meeting last week, the district leaders picked John “Jack” Lowe, following an executive session, according to board representatives and resident accounts. He will start the…

Woodland Park Little Leaguers Test Their Skills at Sky Sox Stadium

Mingle With Minor League Stars ~ by Kelly Gerszewski ~ Woodland Park’s little league team, the Mustang Rockies, got to have batting practice at Sky Sox Stadium on Saturday, June 17. Composed of 8, 9 and 10 year olds, the team is sponsored by TileMasters. The little leaguers practiced out at Security Service Field, the…

Rockies Miracle Rally

~ Photo and caption by Rick Langenberg ~ The Colorado Rockies continue to baffle so-called sports experts by displaying amazing resiliency in late innings to hold onto their first-place spot in the super-competitive National League West division (the best division in baseball). On Sunday, the Rocks rallied in the ninth inning and celebrated another walk-off victory by beating the…

DDA Seeks Alternative Funding for Clean-Up Program

Financial woes continue to haunt both city and DDA. ~ by Bob Volpe ~   At a recent Woodland Park city council meeting, elected leaders declined to grant  a request to chip in on for a $10,000 main street clean-up program, which would include power washing business fronts, lamp posts, benches, sidewalks and curbs in…

Huge $10.4 million Hwy. 67 improvement project gets underway this week

Prepare yourself for traffic delays ~ by Rick Langenberg ~ Will Teller County experience another construction/transportation curse, or just a solid pathway to a much improved main highway, or a little bit of both? And will the short-term pains for business operators and traffic delays for gamblers, area tourists and residents pay off for a much…

Colorado News

Rockies Miracle Rally

~ Photo and caption by Rick Langenberg ~ The Colorado Rockies continue to baffle so-called sports experts by displaying amazing resiliency in late innings to hold onto their first-place spot in the super-competitive National League West division (the best division in baseball). On Sunday, the Rocks rallied in the ninth inning and celebrated another walk-off victory by beating the…