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The peak of summer is here. The hottest summer temperatures for the Denver and northeast Colorado area tend to occur in the second half of July, according to 30-year averages calculated by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. In … more
A little over a month ago, my wife, Cary, and I took the reins of The Tribune and promised to make it laser-focused on local news, events and people. (Has it really only been a month?) We were … more
A helicopter was menacing three teenage girls in a field. The helicopter hovered over the girls. When they ran it continued to follow them. The helicopter flew away when the girls’ brothers rode … more
I saw an elephant a few miles west of here. The phrase "seeing the elephant" is an Americanism of the mid to late 19th century. The phrase appears throughout the United States in the … more
What a month July has been in Monument. Seems likes it’s been one fireworks display after another. And we still have a ways to go. It started out with a bang as the community came together to … more
Some folks blame the Russians for the end of the fur trade in the Tri-Lakes area. “In 1946 the fox farms were a good thriving business,” wrote Lucille Lavelett. “The United States made a … more
Used to pack artillery and other supplies up Ute Pass from Fort Carson to Camp Hale, the army’s mules initially arrived at the Colorado military installations in 1942. In December of 1956, the U.S. … more
Way up, almost in the middle of nowhere, the Woods family (founders of Victor) constructed “the world’s first steel-lined, rock faced dam” and along with it, a marvelous woodstaved pipeline, … more
Sen. Cory Gardner and I recently teamed up for our first inaugural Colorado Wheat Tour on Colorado’s eastern plains — a place Gardner calls home. The tour was sponsored by the Colorado Association of Wheat Growers, and Gardner’s hospitality … more
There was a powerful display of our First Amendment rights at the start of the Monument Board of Trustees meeting July 6. (Talk about your perfect timing, coming just a couple days after the … more
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