Letters

Hardrock Man’s Gallas Gala

Sponsored by Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mining Company, Hardrock Man’s Gallas Gala at The Cripple Creek District Museum was a lovely event enjoyed by many. Together ol’ underground miners of the District gathered with the community and CC&V Gold Mining Vice-President and General Manager, Ray DuBois, in honor of the fantastic gold mining history…

Waste Management’s Free Recycle Bins Stopped

Regarding Waste Management’s decision to suspend leaving free recycle bins on the Wal-Mart parking lot, I don’t blame the company one bit. People are pigs. I personally have heard people gripe when the bins were full. One women even said, “They ought to leave enough bins to handle all the stuff we bring up here.”…

CRESSON ELEMENTARY PRINCIPAL’S CORNER 04-17-12

By: Miriam Mondragon 689-9230 CRESSON ELEMENTARY PRINCIPAL’S CORNER 04-17-12 There’s something about spring that makes me want to get things done. Maybe it’s the idea of the world awakening around me after a long winter slumber or the fact that all things in nature seem busy; the birds, the bees, the flowers and trees all…

Call 811 Before Digging

Dear Editor: April is National Safe Digging Month, and Black Hills Energy reminds us that when planning an excavation of any size, a call to 811 two or more days before digging is required so that underground utility lines can be marked. It’s a free service and required by law, whether you’re a homeowner using…

Letter to Green Mountain Falls Voters

Dear Editor:  An open letter to Green Mountain Falls Voters I’m hoping that I can count on your vote for mayor in the Town election. An experience mayor is essential to lead the way through some immediate challenges including recovery from the fire that destroyed Town Hall and Economic Sustainability- Figuring out how to provide…

Pearl’s Follies held on March 3rd

Wow, how lucky are we to live in a community that really cares, Pearl’s Follies held on March 3rd was another success, with around 220 folks in attendance and one of most finanicially successful nights ever. We cleared just shy of $5,000.00. We the board of directors for the museum would like to take this…

Mountain Jackpot To the Editor

Mountain Jackpot To the editor: A truism of politics is that examples of self-interested elected officials who effortlessly demonstrate that public service is an oxymoron are never in short supply. That’s why Teller County residents should provide outgoing county treasurer Connie Joiner with a round of applause. Unbeknownst to most residents, for years Connie has…

Cresson Elementary News

Happy New Year! It is great to see everyone back at school and ready to learn. I hope you enjoyed the holidays with your family. We are saddened and stunned to hear the news about Mary O’Donnell. She was important not only to the CC/V school, but also to the community. If there was a…