Woodland Park

Discovery Channel remembers fallen Teller County deputy

On November 1, 2017, at 8:00pm MST Season 7 Episode 9 of “Homicide Hunter” (also known as Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda), an American crime documentary television series on the Investigation Discovery network, will air.  This episode will present the case of Brent Andrew Holloway, a Teller County Deputy who was killed in the line…

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…

Crowds of Aspen Leaf Viewers Force a Temporary Halt in Hwy. Construction

~ by Rick Langenberg ~ In the battle of nature versus progress, flocks of tourists and visitors desiring to see the fall foliage, capped by mountains of gold, won out. With many complaints mounting in recent weeks, the Colorado Department of Transportation declared a “Celebrate Leaf Week.” With this verdict, no road construction occurred on…

Missing in Teller County

WOODLAND PARK, Colo. – Woodland Park police issued a missing person report for a 27-year-old on Thursday.  Catherine Murphy was last seen on September 26. Investigators have gotten reports of her 2001, gray Ford Escape spotted in the Denver area around the same time.  She is described as being 5’7″ tall and 140 pounds with…

Traffic Delays Continue for Teller Motorists

Frustration brewing for fall foliage fans ~ by Rick Langenberg ~ The price of infrastructure progress is posing some definite tough adjustments for Cripple Creek gamblers, visitors, recreation buffs, aspen tree lovers and locals. In fact, if you are planning any Hwy. 67 trips during the week, you may want to alter your plans, or…