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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.

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Clear Creek High School graduates turn their tassels as family members and friends take photos during the May 21 ceremony at CCHS.

Graduating Golddiggers ride off into the snowy sunset

The path to success is very rarely a direct one, as Clear Creek High School’s Class of 2022 can attest. The 50-some graduating Golddiggers have been defined by their ability to “bounce back and make the best of everything,” as valedictorian Bridget Egan said on May 21.
A Borgata owner Pennie Gaudi with Mia the shop puppy.

BizBeat: farewell bash, dog training and new apparel store

Conifer says goodbye to the current owner of a Borgata, Evergreen trainer offers force-free training, downtown gets a new clothing shop
Creekside Cellars

Three patios to check out in Evergreen

With the weather warming up, patio dining is once again in season. These three restaurants in Evergreen boast patio views, unique food and local drinks.
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Aiden Rowell, 16, who placed first in the 14-18 category with a time of 4:12.63.

Session Series at Floyd Hill: Week Two

The second annual four-week long Session Series at Floyd Hill started this month, with May 18 seeing a crowd of about 100 and almost everyone with a bike.

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.
Miranda Tucker smiles through her donation.

Rolling up sleeves at Inter-Canyon Fire Protection District

Inter-Canyon Fire Protection District collected over 19 pints of blood at a blood drive May 16. 
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