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White selected as Grand Fire chief
White selected as Grand Fire chief

April 17, 2019

Brad White, currently the interim fire chief at Grand Fire Protection District No. 1, has accepted the permanent position of fire chief and district administrator for the department. White accepted the position April 8. He...


Don’t miss it: 9Health Fair coming Saturday to Granby
Don’t miss it: 9Health Fair coming Saturday to Granby

April 17, 2019

GRANBY — 9Health Fair volunteers and first-time-ever attendees can get added discounts at this year’s Granby 9Health Fair, set to take place from 7:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 20 at Granby Elementary School. As well, people...





Grand Lake town manager narrowly survives ouster attempt
Grand Lake town manager narrowly survives ouster attempt

April 9, 2019

GRAND LAKE — Earlier this week Grand Lake Town Manager Jim White narrowly survived a motion to terminate his tenure with Grand County’s northernmost municipality. The motion to terminate White’s contract as town manager, without...




Happenings at East Grand schools
Happenings at East Grand schools

April 6, 2019

Sophomores are embarking on their next project in English. Each team has identified a problem in the world that they think needs to be solved. Over the next few weeks, they will research the root...



Fitness: Try out a field or parking lot circuit
Fitness: Try out a field or parking lot circuit

April 4, 2019

It may seem like a strange location for a workout; however, an empty, safe parking lot is an ideal spot for this four-station challenging circuit! Perhaps during your lunch break, or just for a change...


Library Corner: Libraries = strong communities
Library Corner: Libraries = strong communities

April 4, 2019

Celebrate our nation’s dedication to the First Amendment during National Library Week, April 7-13. Libraries stand for free expression, safe havens to protect ideas, and a place to gain knowledge to challenge ideas. Melinda Gates...


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...



Grand County real estate transactions, from March 24-30
Grand County real estate transactions, from March 24-30

April 1, 2019

Transactions from March 24-30, 2019. Eagles Nest Condo Unit D – Jonathan Pape and Tamlyn Farrar to Sadie Honey and Zachary Hochstadt, $380,000 Pole Creek Valley Subdivision Lot 20 – Joseph Gould to ABW REOS...


Happenings at East Grand schools
Happenings at East Grand schools

April 1, 2019

It is spring break. We hope everyone has a safe, happy and restful break. Preschool through second-grade students at FVE participated in a visit from Maci MacPherson from Rocky Mountain National Park who provided interesting...


Library Corner: eLearning
Library Corner: eLearning

April 1, 2019

My dream job is being a professional student or a detective. Luckily for me, I get to think like both while exploring online resources as part of the Grand County Library District team. “Why is…”...


St. John the Baptist to welcome new pastor
St. John the Baptist to welcome new pastor

April 1, 2019

The Rev. Matthew Frye will be arriving at St. Johns the Baptist Church, located in Granby, in early April. He comes from the Church of the Redeemer in Eagle Pass, Texas, where he has been...


New county program aims to expand arts and culture tourism
New county program aims to expand arts and culture tourism

March 28, 2019

Despite Grand County’s expansive history and vibrant arts scene, it is best known for its world class ski resorts, trail systems and outdoor recreation. A new program hopes to change that by attracting tourists to...