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Big band flair at Evergreen’s Red Ram

Evergreen has been a destination for live-band enthusiasts for decades — and in the late 1960s and early 1970s, the Red Ram in downtown Evergreen was the place to be. The Ram, modeled after the …
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A century of service
It’s a milestone the foothills doesn’t see too often: Olde’s Garage celebrated its 100th anniversary on Feb. 22. Herman Olde opened the station in 1921 in downtown Evergreen where Creekside …

Cougars take two out of three at Wheat Ridge quad

Gabe Benton is one of few words, so he let his wrestling do the talking for him on Feb. 18 at Wheat Ridge High School. His wrestling shouted loud and clear as the Evergreen senior went 3-for-3 with …

State wrestling tournament lineups announced

The Colorado High School Activities Association annouced the first-round pairings for the state 4A and 5A boys wrestling tournaments. The 4A tournament begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 13 at the …

Staying open to stay in business

While some restaurant owners hope Colorado’s 5-Star certification program will help them weather the COVID-19 storm, others are on the fence about whether it would be good for their eateries. …

Cougars hold on to exorcise Demons

Jackson Mott made it a point to slow down and focus on his breathing every time that he stepped to the charity stripe Friday night at Lo Hunter Gymnasium at Evergreen High School. The senior guard …

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Many Denver metro area businesses now in level blue under 5-Star rules

Colorado's arrival at the milestone of getting COVID-19 vaccine shots to 70% of people ages 70 and older opened the door for some businesses in Denver metro counties to open up to larger crowds. …

Testing takes center stage in school board session

In a Feb. 23, meeting of the Jeffco School Board, assessment tests and the possibility of their results having a punitive effect on the District and teachers were the main topic of concern. Matthew …

Jeffco Capital Improvement Program: The numbers

In the beginning, there was the flipbook. Before bringing the 2018 Bond vote to the people, the Jeffco Public Schools district created a document known as the flipbook. It was a comprehensive index …
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A very 2021 spring season at the Arvada Center

As the first-year anniversary of the COVID-19 shutdowns across the metro area nears, theaters continue to lead the way when it comes to connecting and entertaining audiences in innovative new ways. …
Lakewood’s Alisha Harrison, foreground, catches some air as she passes her opponent during Saturday’s 285 Winterfest snowtubing competition.

Going with the snow

Mother Nature clearly thought there wasn’t enough snow on the Meyer Ranch sledding hill for a snowtubing competition, so she sent more. Saturday morning, as teams were carrying their inner tubes up …
Fencing students practice a circle parry as part of the beginning fencing class at the Buchanan Rec Center. The classes are taught by the Fencing Academy of Denver.

Where it’s OK to be playing with swords

Few sports exist with social distancing in mind. Think of fencing where a typical 43-inch sword naturally keeps participants apart. Add in masks, and it’s the perfect sport for the COVID-19 …
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