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Despite ceremony's snowy weather, Evergreen graduates' futures are sunny

Evergreen High School’s Class of 2022 has adapted to a lot of craziness over the past four years. So, Mother Nature gave the 227 graduates a final exam on resiliency and adaptability during May 20’s graduation ceremony at Red Rocks Amphitheatre.
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New EFR board members promise transparency, accountability
The three new members of the Evergreen Fire/Rescue board of directors plus the new board president vow to bring more transparency to the board and the department, provide more avenues of communication with constituents and firefighters and improve the department’s culture.
Newby named to Elk Creek Fire board
The luck of the draw had a special meaning for two candidates running for the Elk Creek Fire Protection District board of directors.

King-Murphy, Carlson students join for Field Day at CCHS

Controlled, fun chaos best describes the annual field day for King-Murphy and Carlson elementary school students.

EFR learns about issues with lease at former Mountain Market property

Evergreen Fire/Rescue is trying to solve an issue with a tenant’s lease in the former Evergreen Mountain Market, especially since the department plans to demolish the building late this year to make way for a new Station 1.

Small makers gather for market in downtown Evergreen

Multiple areas of the foothills communities were represented at Sweet Hayden’s small makers market on May 12.

Witwer receives DAR's Medal of Honor

Dr. John Price Witwer is everything the recipient of the Daughters of the American Revolution Medal of Honor should be.

News
Citing wildfire concerns, Golden is looking for ways other than fireworks to mark the nation's 246th birthday.

When under Stage 1 fire restrictions, firework sales are banned in unincorporated Jeffco

As long as Jeffco’s Stage 1 restrictions are in effect, all firework sales in unincorporated Jeffco will be prohibited too.

Evergreen Fire creates more committees to improve communication, spread workload

The Evergreen Fire/Rescue board of directors has created two committees in addition to continuing other committees to address ongoing concerns about the district.

Developer plans to appeal dismissal of lawsuit against Elk Creek Fire

The developer trying to compel the Elk Creek Fire Protection District to sign a Fire Service Expansion Agreement has filed the paperwork indicating it plans to appeal a district court judge’s decision to dismiss the lawsuit.
Life
Judy Winnick portrays Alice Herz-Sommer, a pianist and Holocaust survivor.

Scholar-in-residence at Congregation Beth Evergreen brings history to life

What better way to teach about the Holocaust than by telling the stories of those who lived it?
Coming Attractions

Get lost in the DMNS’ new experience

Most of what is on display in a museum is an exhibit. The focus with exhibits is to plainly educate and entertain at the same time. And then there are experiences, like the new Mazes & Brain …

Sheriff's Calls

Sheriff’s Calls is intended as a humorous take on some of the incident call records of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office for the mountain communities. Names and identifying details have been changed. All individuals are innocent until proven guilty.
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