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Outlook revealed for Pre-season showdown with the Niners ~ by Bob Volpe ~ The Broncos kicked off the 2017 pre-season with a comeback win against the Chicago Bears last Thursday night 24-17. It’s always nice to come away with a win, even in pre-season. The win, however, came at the expense of losing second string…

Meet Teller’s New Technological Wiz Kid

Peak Vice-President advances swiftly with booming Internet company   ~ by Rick Langenberg ~ How do you advance from IT gopher and a basic message guy to a vice-president of a  booming local Internet company and key player in the community within a very short time? By staying attuned to the company mission and getting a…

Mayor’s Cup Draws Impressive and Diverse Turnout

~ by Bob Volpe ~ The 28th annual running of the Woodland Park Mayor’s Cup last Saturday featured another huge turnout with running competitors and supportive fans and even a few politicians and community leaders.  This year’s race saw 191 runners come to the City Above the Clouds to participate in the rarified high altitude…

National Grocers Tax Incentive Plan Sparks Scrutiny

~ by Rick Langenberg ~ Representatives of the National Grocers chain encountered plenty of skeptics last week regarding their bid for one of the more lucrative tax deals offered by the Downtown Development Authority as a prime condition for locating a store in Woodland Park.   Following a lively discussion, the DDA board agreed to review…

Gomes Selected as New Teller Undersheriff

Sheriff completes management lineup changes ~ by Rick Langenberg ~ Teller County Sheriff Jason Mikesell has opted for a familiar veteran in making probably the most important selection for his revamped management team. As a result, John Gomes, a veteran of the Woodland Park Police Department and several other agencies in the region, will start…