Mills cut a swath through local industry

By Rob Carrigan, robcarrigan1@gmail.com Railroad building and general development in the Denver and Colorado Springs area has made logging here, at least a...

A view from our youth

Hello, my name is Racquel Garcia. I am a local life coach and philanthropist who's passion is serving youth and family in...

Memorial Day Flood of 1935 ranks in the top three

 By Rob Carrigan, robcarrigan1@gmail.com Few people are still around that remember the big rain, and resulting flood of Memorial Day, 1935. It has been...

Fear of wrecks haunts us in our tracks

Cos he was going down a grade making 90 miles an hour, The whistle broke into a scream. He was found in the wreck...

Hiring a Life Coach helped me graduate high school and thrive

What is Coaching? How can it help me and or my child? I feel it best to let the experience of my client,...

Beekeeping in the Tri-Lakes region (part 2) Swarm Capture

I had intended to discuss a different topic entirely for the second article in this series; however, fate had other plans so...

Monument Rock centers the known trail universe

By Rob Carrigan, rob.carrigan@pikespeaknewspapers.com If you continue past Limbach Park, across the train tracks on Second Street, take a left on Mitchell Ave....

Diphtheria epidemic broke out in January of 1880

By Rob Carrigan, robcarrigan1@gmail.com A fine spring of good soft water flowed through a beautiful meadow in 1869.  Gwillim R. Gwillim, a native...

The artists’ inner power tools we all can use

By Janet Sellers In the time-honored book, The Artist’s Way, Julia Cameron has creative people do some tasks every day and every week...

Honoring the crew of Trouble; a B-24 Liberator bomber shot down in WWII

The picture above is the official “crew” photograph for Capt. David Wilhite’s B-24 Liberator crew with an inset photo of Major Kenneth...

Recent Posts