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A Rocky Mountain Christmas

By Linda Wommack There is nothing as magical as a snow white Rocky Mountain Christmas. Several mountain towns, many within an hours’ drive…

Remembering Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary

Remembering Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary

Plans are made and tickets are bought for the thousands of now retired military personnel who served and saw the horror of enemy…

A Tailing Tale of Mae West

A Tailing Tale of Mae West

Come Up and See Me Sometime . . . in Central City Many thanks to David Forsyth, executive director of Gilpin County Historical…

A TAILING TALE – Pony Express to printing press

A TAILING TALE – Pony Express to printing press

When miners and settlers first came west, the only communication they had with home was through travelers they met along the trail, or…

TRAIL’S END – Denver’s Saint Joseph Hospital

TRAIL’S END – Denver’s Saint Joseph Hospital

Mother Xavier Ross of the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth, Kansas, sent four Sisters to the Colorado Territory to begin a hospital. She…

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Going Green View all

As the holiday gift-giving season approaches, we often are filled with a sense of dread. How will we ever find the perfect gift for everyone on our list,…

When America’s thrifty “green” pioneers butchered a pig, they made use of everything but the squeal. No food from the pig was wasted. To make our earth more…

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Humor View all

Holiday greetings to you and yours! Where’s my gift?

Holiday greetings to you and yours! Where’s my gift?

I hope 2016 has been good to you. It began in a courtroom for me, which…

HUMOR – Getting back into gear

HUMOR – Remember, You’ve Always Been Forgetful

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EVENTS – Octoberfest honors Denver’s German heritage

EVENTS – Octoberfest honors Denver’s German heritage

One of Denver’s favorite fall celebrations, Oktoberfest, is a spirited celebration of the city’s German heritage,…

ENTERTAINMENT – ‘The Book of Mormon’ – the musical

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Memorial Day – Courage, Bravery and Heroism

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The Two Burials of Christopher “Kit” Carson

The Two Burials of Christopher “Kit” Carson

During the Christmas season of 1867, Christopher “Kit” Carson, his wife Maria Josefa Jaramillo Carson, and…

Charles Goodnight: His trail & his chuckwagon

When the hard rains fell

The Murder of Joseph Roma