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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…