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Brower: The evolving outdoor vibe in Granby, Colorado
Brower: The evolving outdoor vibe in Granby, Colorado

April 19, 2019

Imagine that. Activity is brewing in Granby that promises to change the look and feel of downtown and the town in general. And much of this planned activity harkens to an evolving conception of Granby...


Opinion | Muftic: Russians spying on the American voters
Opinion | Muftic: Russians spying on the American voters

April 17, 2019

Trump’s Attorney General Bill Barr tossed a plum to the Trump media this past week, first charging Trump enemies with “spying” on the Trump campaign in 2016 and then, within the same Congressional hearing redefined...


Opinion | Hamilton: Anti-Semitism: A Dachau memoir
Opinion | Hamilton: Anti-Semitism: A Dachau memoir

April 17, 2019

Back in 1963, when this soldier was stationed near Augsburg, West Germany, Army company commanders paid their troops in-person. Every payday, my jeep driver and I would strap on loaded M1911 .45, semi-automatic pistols and...



Opinion | Hamilton: Charles Dickens’ Mr. Pecksniff lives again!
Opinion | Hamilton: Charles Dickens’ Mr. Pecksniff lives again!

April 10, 2019

Satire. In the wake of former Vice President Joe Biden’s unwelcome cheek-pecking, hair-sniffing, nose-rubbing, dust-up, House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi, announced new guidelines for female Democrats when greeting males of either political party: Females should extend their...


Grand County Search and Rescue receives several grants
Grand County Search and Rescue receives several grants

April 4, 2019

Grand County Search and Rescue is an all-volunteer, charitable organization available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year with a fully qualified team of trained personnel to deal with backcountry...


Letter: A banner week for MPHS in heaven
Letter: A banner week for MPHS in heaven

April 3, 2019

As March Madness takes center stage in the USA, I found it comforting to imagine a Tournament in Heaven in which the best and brightest are called to participate. I envision Dave Boyes “71,” Jeff...





Letter: Thank you for supporting Hospice Daffodils
Letter: Thank you for supporting Hospice Daffodils

April 2, 2019

Relief, gratitude, closure. You are likely to hear these words if you speak to individuals who have received support from our Hospice team during a loved one’s end-of-life journey. They will tell you about feeling...


Opinion | Letter: Support the ‘red flag’ gun bill
Opinion | Letter: Support the ‘red flag’ gun bill

March 28, 2019

It was disappointing to read the Sky-Hi News article on March 20 regarding all three of our county commissioners opposing the Extreme Risk Protection Orders (HB19-1177). The “Red Flag” bill would allow family members or...



Opinion | Hamilton: The non-deployables: Is there a fix?
Opinion | Hamilton: The non-deployables: Is there a fix?

March 26, 2019

Facts. According to U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, an average of 20,000 of the 2.1 million personnel on active duty are pregnant and, therefore, non-deployable. Pregnant sailors, however, may remain on board warships until the...



Letter: IPCS Fundraiser a grand success
Letter: IPCS Fundraiser a grand success

March 21, 2019

Indian Peaks Charter School would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to the community for their support in making this year’s Mardi Gras celebration a huge success. We exceeded our previous year’s fundraising efforts by...




Opinion | Hamilton: The Soylent Green New Deal
Opinion | Hamilton: The Soylent Green New Deal

March 13, 2019

Satire. After her Soylent Green New Deal passed the Democrat- and RINO-controlled Congress, President Alexandriavitch (AKA the Red Queen), called her cabinet to order.”Commissars, please report. Let’s start with Agriculture.” “Comrade President, the conversion from...