Woodland Park

Woodland Park Little Leaguers Test Their Skills at Sky Sox Stadium

Mingle With Minor League Stars ~ by Kelly Gerszewski ~ Woodland Park’s little league team, the Mustang Rockies, got to have batting practice at Sky Sox Stadium on Saturday, June 17. Composed of 8, 9 and 10 year olds, the team is sponsored by TileMasters. The little leaguers practiced out at Security Service Field, the…

DDA Seeks Alternative Funding for Clean-Up Program

Financial woes continue to haunt both city and DDA. ~ by Bob Volpe ~   At a recent Woodland Park city council meeting, elected leaders declined to grant  a request to chip in on for a $10,000 main street clean-up program, which would include power washing business fronts, lamp posts, benches, sidewalks and curbs in…

Memorial Park Ribbon Cutting

Woodland Park June 14th 2017| Photo by Cindy Valade Yesterday under a high country sky, Memorial Park held there Grand Opening ceremony with Ribbon cutting and flag raising starting at 6pm followed by the national anthem and a free barbecue for the community.  

Woodland Park may legalize deer hunting within residential areas

Growing epidemic sparking more accidents and lion sightings ~ Rick Langenberg ~ The city of Woodland Park may soon try to recruit qualified and trained hunters to help rid the region of an exploding deer population that wildlife officials say is endangering public safety. City leaders may mull efforts to establish restricted and managed hunting operations…

Woodland Park’s Memorial Park Winner of Colorado Lottery Starburst Award

June 2, 2017| Jane Mannon Director, Special Projects The Colorado Lottery awarded the Starburst Award to the City of Woodland Park for the redevelopment of Memorial Park. This unique award recognizes excellence in the use of Lottery funds for community projects. Winners of the award are chosen based on the creativity of the project, economic and social…

New Services at Pikes Peak Regional Hospital

PPRH Unveils New Cardiac Rehabilitation Program Pikes Peak Regional Hospital (PPRH) has announced that beginning June 1, 2017 it will offer a Cardiac Rehabilitation program to area patients. Any patient who has experienced a heart condition such as angina, heart attack, bypass surgery, angioplasty, or stent placement may be a candidate for the PPRH program.…

Student of the Year Winner named

A several-month and extremely competitive Student of the Week competition, honoring high school students in the Teller County area, and sponsored by Denny’s of Woodland Park and promoted by TMJ News, has reached the finish gate with an official winner. A selections committee, comprised of several top community leaders in the area– Vera Egbert, Mike…