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The Bummer Gang and Judge Lynch

Born from the Pikes Peak Gold Rush, by the late 1850’s, Denver soon became a city rampant with boozers, losers, and petty thieving.…

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 their six children moved to Boggsville, in…

WESTERN FOOTPRINTS – Swan song of Neponset Ranch

WESTERN FOOTPRINTS – Swan song of Neponset Ranch

In 1910 the ranch was in its heyday. They were using up-to-date steam farming machinery in their fields where they were growing grain.…

How Denver gave birth to the cable, satellite TV, telecommunications industries

How Denver gave birth to the cable, satellite TV, telecommunications industries

BY ROSEMARY FETTER CONTRIBUTOR  Although cable TV debuted as early as in 1948 in Oregon, Pennsylvania and Arkansas, the industry really took off…

Charles Goodnight: His trail & his chuckwagon

Charles Goodnight: His trail & his chuckwagon

If there ever was a quintessential pioneer, it would be Charles Goodnight. An Illinois native, born 1836, he moved with his family to…

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Going Green View all

One easy way to become more earth friendly to our planet is to get outside and appreciate the environment. Whether that means walking, biking, or some other fun…

This seems to be a buggy year.  I have noticed more insects wanting to find homes in our house and yard. I want to keep bugs away, but…

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Humor View all

100 Percent Chance of Rain

100 Percent Chance of Rain

There’s only one thing more likely to cause a torrential downpour than me washing my car…

Traveling by stage

HUMOR- Lawns are dumb!

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Belly Be Gone

Entertainment & Events View all

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

Trails End View all

When the hard rains fell

When the hard rains fell

Most of the time, rain in Colorado is a good thing. With an annual average precipitation…

The Murder of Joseph Roma

Medicine Water – Leader of the Cheyenne Dog Soldiers

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Business Profile – Fresh Mexican Grille debuts at Canyon Casino

Business Profile – Fresh Mexican Grille debuts at Canyon Casino

By Jan Wondra It’s fresh. Oh so fresh. And it’s fast. Oh, so fast. The Fresh…

Casino News – The Big Pig Out: Get you some

Cover Story – Century named ‘Best Casino’ 3 years in a row

Charlie’s Bar now open in Central City