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(Cowboy) hats off to the Evergreen rodeo

There’s something extra special about Evergreen on rodeo weekend.
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Inter-Canyon Fire District briefs
Consolidation, deploying to other wildfires and more

CORE Electric installs camera to help detect wildfires

The 360-degree view at 10,000 feet at the top of Conifer Mountain is spectacular.

First Evergreen Lake Concert sees hundreds come out for annual event

There’s no better way to spend a summer Wednesday evening in Evergreen than at the first Evergreen Lake Concert of the season.

Evergreen farmers market finds a new home at Hiwan

The Evergreen farmers market has been taking place for 22 years, but this summer it found a new home next to Hiwan Heritage Museum and the Church of the Cross.

Free-standing library a step closer for Conifer

Conifer may get a free-standing library as soon as late 2023.

Ride the Rockies' final day takes cyclists through Clear Creek, west Jeffco

For some Ride the Rockies participants, those final miles through Clear Creek and Jefferson counties on June 17 were the literal home stretch. About 1,100 cyclists from 49 states and nine countries made the six-day, 436-mile trek from Copper Mountain to Golden.

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Canyon Courier milestones

Educational milestones and more
EV drivers suffering range anxiety in and around Denver International Airport now have a glowing Electrify America fast charge option nearby at 57th Avenue and Tower Road, though charge station builders have not yet completed all the consumer-friendly touches like obvious signage or uniform payment interfaces.

In electric vehicle vs. gas car, who wins?

Gas prices neared $5 a gallon in mid-June, according to AAA Colorado, so it’s time for a detailed breakdown of what it would cost the average person to run an electric vehicle for a year compared …
Pedestrians walk the 16th Street Mall on Feb. 15  in Denver.

Front Range tourism finally sees post-COVID boost

The urban workhorse of Colorado’s tourism industry is finally recovering from COVID. Denver and its Front Range neighbors have endured long-haul symptoms from the pandemic, as convention and city …

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. 
Crissa Taylor, 2, eats cotton candy from one of the Bailey Day vendors.

Bailey Days unfazed by wet weather

Part old-west town, part live music venue and part street fair, there’s something at Bailey Days for everyone.
The Savoyard band, based on 18th century French street musicians, attract crowds with the help of its dancing stuffed marmot.

9th annual Staunton State Park Marmot Fest brings kids closer to nature

Marmot sock puppets. A marmot scavenger hunt. In fact, if you can put the word “marmot” in front of it, you’ll probably find it at Staunton State Park’s ninth annual Marmot Fest.
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