Category Archives: Sports

A fishing frenzy

In Sitka, Alaska by Dave Gibson First discovered by Tlingit peoples over ten thousand years ago, what would come to be named Sitka, Alaska, has been continuously inhabited by the Tlingit for the last fifty centuries. Called “Paris of the … Continue reading

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Broncos vs. Bengals

Lean times for Broncos fans by Dave Gibson It has been 27 years (1990) since the Denver Broncos have lost six straight games. Home Alone and Edward Scissorhands were popular at the box office and the show Twin Peaks premiered … Continue reading

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Eagles’ football season concludes with awards program

Austin Boulter voted 2A Mile High League player of the year by Patty Unruh The Gilpin County High School football players were honored at a banquet and awards program at the Elks Lodge in Central City last Thursday, November 16. … Continue reading

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Turkey Shoot fun for kids

Christian Outdoor Fellowship of America By Randy Beaudette As the sun rose on the 2017 edition of Veteran’s Day, volunteers and youngsters gathered for the annual COFA Turkey Shoot. The event was held for the second year at the Colorado … Continue reading

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Gilpin H.S. volleyball season wraps up with awards night

Team reflects on a winning season by Patty Unruh Gilpin High School honored its volleyball athletes at a banquet and awards program on Wednesday evening, November 8.

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Sport shooting on Forest Service land

Northern Front Range Recreational Sport Shooting Management Partnership Project By Randy Beaudette On November 6, the Gilpin County Community Center was the site of an event that may shape the future sport shooting on federally owned property in Gilpin County. … Continue reading

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Gilpin Middle School athletes celebrate their season

Volleyball and football teams note improvements by Patty Unruh Students in sixth through eighth grade at Gilpin County Middle School celebrated the end of volleyball and football seasons with a banquet and awards program on Wednesday, November 1. Athletic Director … Continue reading

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Hopes dashed for Gilpin football A-8 Northwest League championship

Volleyball team takes a loss in playoff match by Patty Unruh Eagles v. West Grand The Gilpin County H.S. Eagles football team was denied a win against the West Grand Mustangs (Kremmling) in the last regular season battle on Friday, … Continue reading

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The new face of hunters

Not your grandpa’s big burly man profile anymore By Randy Beaudette In the not so distant past, burly men with their equally burly buddies set out to their favorite hunting grounds to pursue whatever species of quarry they had a … Continue reading

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Rams vs. Falcons

Air Force drops a bomb on CSU by Dave Gibson For a branch of the military highly regarded and feared for its aerial capabilities, the Air Force Falcons’ ground attack won the war against the CSU Rams last Saturday in … Continue reading

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