The Director of the Intermountain Region, National Park Service (NPS), recently signed a decision document that will enable Rocky Mountain National Park (RMNP) to conduct reroutes and repairs to the Aspen Brook and Twin Sisters trails that were damaged in the September 2013 flood.
Following the September 2013 flood, park staff prepared an Environmental Assessment (EA) to evaluate alternatives and the potential impacts associated with reestablishing five trails that were badly damaged during the flood: Twin Sisters, Aspen Brook, Alluvial Fan, Ypsilon Lake, and Lawn Lake. The purpose of the EA was to identify potential travel routes while protecting natural and cultural resources and preserving
At a workshop prior to the regularly scheduled Board of Trustees (BOT) meeting Monday night, a half dozen interested residents from the confluence-area neighborhood were present to glean some information about the possible options for the replacement of the Fourth Avenue pedestrian bridge that was washed away during the 2013 flood. Town staff members Matt Manley and Joe Kubala took those
Russell Ehrlich, 39, was wanted on felony charges when he eluded Longmont officers; he was taken into custody after a two-and-a-half hour standoff with SWAT.
Last Thursday (March 23) morning at about 11 a.m., Longmont City Police officers attempted to serve felony warrants to Russell Ehrlich at his residence in the 1200 block of Hover Street. Unable to get a response at the residence, the officers left. Within a few minutes the officers witnessed
Last month, the Boulder County Board of County Commissioners awarded $49,040 to nine waste reduction programs as part of the Resource Conservation Division’s Community Outreach Program for 2017.
Established in 1997, the Boulder County Zero Waste Funding program has awarded more than $1 million for education and infrastructure initiatives
The Women's March On Denver
By Ken Singer
Editor's note: In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the Editor of this newspaper has gone to great lengths to ensure that this contribution from the “liberal media” contains neither “fake news,” nor “alternative facts.” Read at your own peril. Joseph Lekarczyk - Editor
Over one hundred and twenty Lyons area residents boarded three buses before 7:30 Saturday morning, heading for Denver's Women's March. They joined more than 100,000 people to support rights and protest the election of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States.
By Monique Sawyer-Lang & LaVern Johnson
The public is invited to stop by Lyons Town Hall (open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, and of course Monday evenings for the BOT and PCDC meetings) to take in the Lyons Arts & Humanities Commission's latest art show, “Quilts.” The very interesting and intricate work, by area quilters, will be on display from January through March of this year.
Students participating in the national fourth-grade “Every Kid in a Park” campaign are running out of summer days to use their vouchers for free admittance to national lands. To encourage fourth-graders to use their passes in Rocky Mountain National Park, the Estes Park Visitor Center is giving each fourth-grade