Broncos/Giants Preview

~ by Bob Volpe ~ This week the Broncos host the hapless, pitiful NY Giants at Mile High. This will be the last home game for the Broncs before they…

LAS VEGAS VICTIMS’ FUND

I’m Steve Sisolak, Clark County Commission Chair from Las Vegas. We are raising funds to assist the victims of the tragic Las Vegas shooting.  Funds will be used to provide…

The Wild and Crazy Gaming Ride

  ~ by Rick Langenberg ~ What do Cripple Creek gaming pioneers and the veteran rock pop icons Fleetwood Mac have in common?  An ongoing love affair with rumors. Fleetwood’s  rise…

Front Page News

Woodland Depot to Become a Rail Museum

~ by Bob Volpe ~   The Downtown Development Authority (DDA) last week discussed the possibility of turning the Woodland Depot, on Highway 24, into a museum housing memorabilia from the days when the depot was a stop for the Midland Railroad.  DDA member Jerry Good said he had been doing some research on grants to…

LAS VEGAS VICTIMS’ FUND

I’m Steve Sisolak, Clark County Commission Chair from Las Vegas. We are raising funds to assist the victims of the tragic Las Vegas shooting.  Funds will be used to provide relief and financial support to the victims and families of the horrific Las Vegas mass shooting​. EDIT – October 4 Our community is grateful for…

TMJ Sports Round Table

On Friday October 6th at the Historic Ute Inn a lively sports discussion took place. Check out the panel at the round Table consisting of Dr. John Jones, Trevor Phipps and Bronco expert Bob Volpe. The show was broadcast live on the TMJ facebook page and now on www.mountainjackpot.com today. It was a great time with the trio live talking Rockies, Bronco’s, College and local High School Football.

The Wild and Crazy Gaming Ride

  ~ by Rick Langenberg ~ What do Cripple Creek gaming pioneers and the veteran rock pop icons Fleetwood Mac have in common?  An ongoing love affair with rumors. Fleetwood’s  rise to fame was sparked by “Rumours,” the album that put Mick Fleetwood, Stevie Nicks and the whole 70s musical wonder gang on the map to…

Colorado News

Dropping Weed Prices Pose New Challenges for Cannabis Industry

~ by Trevor Phipps ~ Whereas, it’s good news for consumers, the drop of wholesale marijuana prices may cause the marijuana industry to face challenges. During the last three years, marijuana prices have taken a very drastic plunge. In 2015, the average wholesale price per pound in Colorado was more than $2,000 per pound.  In…

Sports

Broncos/Giants Preview

~ by Bob Volpe ~ This week the Broncos host the hapless, pitiful NY Giants at Mile High. This will be the last home game for the Broncs before they go on the road for three straight games against the Chargers, Chiefs, and Eagles. Then the team returns home to play the Patriots. Hopefully the…

TMJ Sports Round Table

On Friday October 6th at the Historic Ute Inn a lively sports discussion took place. Check out the panel at the round Table consisting of Dr. John Jones, Trevor Phipps and Bronco expert Bob Volpe. The show was broadcast live on the TMJ facebook page and now on www.mountainjackpot.com today. It was a great time with the trio live talking Rockies, Bronco’s, College and local High School Football.

Broncos Dispatch Raiders and Head to Bye Week

Division rivalries heat up  ~ by Bob Volpe ~   The Broncos held off a late surge by the Raiders to hold on and beat the Raiders 16-10. The Broncos once again dominated their opponent on the stat sheets, and were able to keep the mistakes to a minimum to come away with an all important,…

Playoff Baseball Fever Hits Rocktober

~ by Rick Langenberg ~ The drought is over and the Denver Broncos may have a little competition in order to snag the center stage of the Colorado sports arena. No pressure, there John Elway, just win baby, or folks may come to the stands with baseball bats singing chants from America’s classic game. The…

Woodland Park Panthers Snags Second Consecutive Win In A Thriller

Huge crowd witnesses first home game triumph ~ by Trevor Phipps ~  Woodland Park fans were ecstatic with the game they witnessed during last week’s Friday Night Lights bout. The crowd just about packed the stands again and they were fired up, cheers and cowbells could be heard from blocks away. Not only was the…

Broncos/Raiders Preview

~ by Bob Volpe ~ It’s that time again Bronco Country. The hated Raiders come to town next week, We’ll get to the preview and pick in a minute. You have to give the Bills credit for playing a passionate game, BUT, the Broncos should have beaten the Bills. The Broncs had more first downs;…