This Is the Largest Gold Nugget Ever Found in Colorado
Mining for gold in Colorado in the late 1800s was a difficult way to make a living. Most people who went off searching for gold and silver came back with very little or nothing at all. What kept them coming back for more?. When you look at old maps of...
$75,000 Reward Offered in 2017 Bailey High School Murder
Authorities are offering a $75,000 reward for information in the 2017 murder of a high school senior in Bailey. Deputies with the Park County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a house fire on County Road 43 in Bailey on December 1st, 2017. After firefighters extinguished the fire, they discovered the remains of 17-year-old Maggie Long.
Heavy Snowfall and Strong Winds Expected in Denver and High Country Over the Weekend
• Heavy snow and strong winds are expected in the mountains and foothills of Colorado over the weekend. • The Denver metro area will also experience chilly temperatures and increased wind.
Colorado parents question school district policy on daughter's overnight stay with transgender student
(The Center Square) – Parents of an 11-year-old girl are asking Jefferson County Public Schools for clarity on a policy regarding transgender students after their daughter was assigned to sleep in the same bed with a transgender student who was male at birth during an overnight field trip. Earlier this year, the district assigned the daughter of Joe and Serena Wailes to share a room and bed with a fifth-grade student who identifies as a girl during a cross-country trip to Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.,...
Colorado's Culinary Mosaic: The Rise of Ethnic Eateries and Their Community Impact
The culinary landscape of Colorado offers a feast for the senses, with local buffets and eateries like Kathmandu Restaurant providing a gateway to diverse and authentic flavors. Since its establishment in Nederland, Colorado in 1999, Kathmandu Restaurant has been a culinary cornerstone, offering Northern Indian and Nepalese cuisine. Its accolades, including 'Best Restaurant Above 8,000 Feet' and 'Best Nederland Restaurant,' speak to its commitment to quality and authenticity.
These Are The Five Richest Counties in Colorado in 2023
Who doesn't love a good list? Recently, RoadSnacks.com released its annual list of the richest counties in the state of Colorado. The data used to compile this list was formulated by Saturday Night Science and the most recent Census. The data is broken down into median income and median home...
Find a massive bonfire, viking helmets, and a world-record attempt at iconic Colorado festival
It's almost time for Breckenridge's 60th anniversary Ullr Fest, which will take place from December 7 to December 9. The festival is a classic mountain town party that celebrates all things winter, with roots in praising the Norse god of snow, Ullr, in hopes of a "powder-filled ski season." Guests are invited to dress up in viking hats and carry horns to fit the theme.
CO evergreen's Most Loveable Puppies Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of evergreen..
What You Need To Know About Colorado’s Best Authentic Buffet
We all love a good buffet. There’s nothing like going to a restaurant, paying a price for admission, and letting yourself dig in on a monstrous amount of food. Of course, many people tend to associate all-you-can-eat buffets with lower-quality food. With these types of restaurants, you run the risk of having food sit out for long periods of time, cross-contamination, and some serving leftover food from previous days.
Rising Violence in Small Towns: The Wood River Incident
In the quiet hours before dawn on a recent Saturday, the small town of Wood River, Nebraska, witnessed a violent event that left a local man with severe injuries. Jason Haynes, 38, from Evergreen, Colorado, has been charged with first-degree assault after a brutal confrontation in the 1400 block of West Street. The attack, which resulted in the victim being punched unconscious and suffering a concussion and a broken back, has shaken the local community and raised concerns about the increasing trend of violence in small towns.
The Story Behind This Haunted Cemetery in Colorado is Terrifying
Colorado, famous for its stunning mountains and picturesque scenery, hides a bone-chilling secret within the haunting grounds of the Central City Cemetery, situated near the renowned “Richest Square Mile on Earth.”. Uncovering a Sinister Past. Operating from 1884 to 1913, the Central City Cemetery served as the final resting...
Today the gas price is close to $3.34 in Idaho Springs as of 2023-12-05. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.229, a week ago the price is $3.246 , according to AAA.
Video captures bears breaking into cooler on Colorado patio during typical hibernation period
Although many Colorado bears have already started their hibernation for the winter months, some are still roaming around. This goes to show that bear safety best practices should still be followed, regardless of the time of year. A post on X from Colorado Parks and Wildlife Northeast Region shows two...
Fatal Crash In Evergreen Claims Life Of Man: ALEA
Wagswoofs – An Evergreen man lost his life in a tragic two-vehicle crash on Friday morning, as reported by the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Jonathon L. Wilson, 34, lost his life in a tragic accident when the 2016 Nissan Altima he was driving collided head-on with a 2016 Mack tractor-trailer. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) reported that Wilson was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Letter to the editor: Inside the push to protect Bill’s Ranch near Frisco
The Bill’s Ranch historic neighborhood dates back to 1910. Over time, our ranch had to confront many changes to its character. These changes were often the result of Summit County policies exerting its control over our “unincorporated” land. The latest was the county’s purchase of 2 acres...
Epic mountain views grace this 254-acre Colorado retreat for sale. See it for yourself
Want to disappear into the iconic beauty and stillness of mountain life in Colorado, away from society yet close enough to retreat back to city life when warranted? A vast retreat for sale in the Centennial State allows you to do just that. But it will cost you. Triple Creek...
2 Colorado ski schools named best in North America
Whether you are looking for someone to teach your kid how to ski or if you're an adult hitting the Colorado slopes for the first time, you're in luck. Two Colorado ski schools were named as some of the best in North America.
Women accused of stealing $4.5 million from investors in Idaho Springs resort project indicted on federal charges
A federal grand jury has indicted two women accused of running a title company that absconded with a $4.5 million deposit made in 2020 by an investment group planning a gondola-anchored resort and village at the Argo Mill in Idaho Springs. “One of our big hurdles in getting new money...
Fraser drafts ordinance to create downtown development authority
The Fraser Board of Trustees drafted an ordinance to call an election for the purpose of creating a downtown development authority at its Nov. 15 regular meeting. The board will consider the ordinance at its Dec. 6 regular meeting. Dalton Kelley is an attorney from Butler Snow, a Denver law...
Summit County’s snowpack surges following recent storm, though it remains below average. Here’s when and how that could change.
This past weekend saw the biggest boost — yet — to Summit County’s snowpack for the 2023-24 winter season. Despite briefly hitting the 30-year median in early November, the county’s snowpack has hovered well below that average in recent weeks. But double-digit snow totals between late Thursday and early Monday caused levels for the Blue River Basin, which includes all of Summit County, to surge.