Hard Rock Phenomenon, Whitesnake Set to Amp Up Pikes Peak Center -June 15

An Early start to Wildfire Season

PPRH patients to experience great improvements in television and technology options

Whiskey Hub in GMF hits more delays

Rising from the fiscal ashes – Local firefighters bless deluxe engine

New Shuttle to Run from Creek to Woodland

Granny Hash

The Mountain Jackpot

GMF Distillery hits snag

Victor Mural, Main Street, and More

An Early start to Wildfire Season

Despite what some local residents are calling round one of a possible horrific fire season, no more restrictive bans are planned for Teller County in the near future. In fact,…

Whiskey Hub in GMF hits more delays

Whiskey hub in GMF hits more delays Rick Langenberg Elected leaders in Green Mountain Falls appear supportive of plans for a historic whiskey distillery in the main core of town…

New Shuttle to Run from Creek to Woodland

Cripple Creek gambling on transportation Rick Langenberg The city of Cripple Creek is placing a few hefty bets on better transit and mobility advancements within the region to attract more…

Granny Hash

By Catherine Mahrholz If you’ve driven out Hwy 24 through Lake George recently, you have undoubtedly noticed the transformation taking place at the old Mountain Shadows Restaurant. The property is…

GMF Distillery hits snag

GMF Distillery hits snag Whiskey Toasting time put on hold Rick Langenberg Plans for an historic whiskey distillery in Green Mountain Falls that uses donkeys as part of the production…

Victor Mural, Main Street, and More

Victor Mural, Main Street, and More By Beth Dodd From new art to new sidewalks, Victor is poised for another year of positive action as the city government continues to…

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Rockies’ Fever – Caption and Photos by Rick Langenberg

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Colorado Rockies stars’ Carlos Gonzales, Corey Dickerson, DJ Mahieu and others prepare for the first Sunday home game of the season against the Chicago Cubs on April 12. Unfortunately, a spree of clumsy errors and a 9th inning collapse by reliever LaTroy Hawkins led to a 6-5 loss by the Rocks. Regardless, Coors Field attracted…

Classifieds week of 4.14.15

Experienced Breakfast Cook Needed Pay to $11.50 an hour, depending on experience. Call 719.351.5750 4-14 Triple Crown Casinos is looking for: – Full-Time Surveillance Person Pay based on experience – Full-Time Cashiers Pay based on experience – Full-Time Security Starting at $12.00 per hour To apply, go to: www.triplecrowncasinos.com 4-21 ADMINI ASSISTANT Appointment coordination, event…

GMF finalizes plan to streamline new laws

GMF finalizes plan to streamline new laws Rick Langenberg Green Mountain Falls has become the sole town in the area to enact a single-reading policy for adopting new laws Under the new procedure, residents must make their opinions known regarding a proposed ordinance during a designated public workshop. In fact, they may only have one…

Investigations Week of 4.14.15

TELLER COUNTY SHERIFF MARCH 29 Terry Jim Furcap, date of birth August 23, 1987 of Cripple Creek was arrested for domestic violence and harassment. Bond was $3,000. David Lee Fugate, date of birth December 28, 1982 of Colorado Springs was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of defective vehicle…

Almanac Week of 4.14.15

Tuesday, April 14 Holistic Healing Day is scheduled for Tuesday, April 14 at the Mountain View United Methodist Church (1101 Rampart Range Road, Woodland Park). Ten dedicated, caring practitioners from the Wholistic Networking Community invite you to experience the benefits of holistic services on a first come, first served donation basis. Call Shari Billger at…

Whiskey Hub in GMF hits more delays

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Whiskey hub in GMF hits more delays Rick Langenberg Elected leaders in Green Mountain Falls appear supportive of plans for a historic whiskey distillery in the main core of town that uses donkeys as part of the production process, and as an added tourist attraction. However, due to some significant legal hurdles, the Black Bear…

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Almanac Week of 4.14.15

Tuesday, April 14 Holistic Healing Day is scheduled for Tuesday, April 14 at the Mountain View United Methodist Church (1101 Rampart Range Road, Woodland Park). Ten dedicated, caring practitioners from the Wholistic Networking Community invite you to experience the benefits of holistic services on a first come, first served donation basis. Call Shari Billger at…

Almanac Week of 4.7.15

Tuesday, April 7 The Green Mountain Falls Board of Trustees will meet on April 7 at 7 pm in the GMF Town Hall. Wednesday, April 8 Transit Kick-Off. A new transit service, offering round trips between Cripple Creek and Woodland Park, will kick off on April 8 with the first trip leaving the Aspen Mine…