She is Small

They are small.....and as I walk ahead of them I notice my thoughts. While they are small I am to lead. I am to...

Tri-Lakes local market update for May 2019

Information provided by Melissa Evans-Bagnall     Home Sales for May 2019

Monument was ‘meat and potatoes’ kind of place

From hoof, to hook, packed on ice, railcar shipped; Monument was 'meat and potatoes' kind of place By Rob Carrigan, robcarrigan1@gmail.com In the fall, cattle...

Monument was a colder place

Written more than 10 years ago, this piece visits with historical figures Wilbur Fulker and Bob Kuhlmann. Both, unfortunately are no longer...

Hidden Gems: Reservoirs above Palmer Lake

By Rob Carrigan, robcarrigan1@gmail.com One of the hidden local gems in the trail world of this area, the Palmer Lake Reservoir Trail begins...

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...

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...

For Decades, early October was Potato Bake time in Monument

By Rob Carrigan, robcarrigan1@gmail.com Potato Bake Day in Monument was celebrated every year for decades in the early history of Monument, just about...

Silently, as they pass

​by Jakob Aggers The students at Lewis-Palmer High School see her every day. They pass her as they enter the school. They notice her...

Vote yes on 4A – An Opinion shared by many

 YES ON 4A WILL BUILD A NEEDED DISTRICT 38 SCHOOL It is no secret that I am quite biased regarding District 38 students...

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