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On Edge: In the wake of furloughs, closings, suicides, a mountain town businessman searches...

By Tina Griego Colorado News Collaborative Dick Carleton came to Breckenridge from Virginia when he was 24. He had a business degree from Virginia Tech, a...

First, COVID took his friends, then it took his health

By Tina Griego Colorado News Collaborative Eddie Kemm found the pool table early in the pandemic. It was the second one he had scouted after the...

Pandemic Pivot: ‘I knew I was going to be OK’: Barb Eaklor’s story of...

By Simone Mounsamy Staff Writer Those suffering from illness during the pandemic often have to face treatment, and even recovery, alone.  The full version of this story...

‘Take care of others’ Navigating the pains of the pandemic

By Randi Pierce Staff Writer “You know, initially I thought, ... we’re in a small town, this is never going to get to us,” Brian Collabolletta...

Undersheriff Derek Woodman: The ‘best job at the sheriff’s office’

By Simone Mounsamy Staff Writer Do you know the difference between the job of a police officer and a county deputy? The full version of this story...

Making the vows amidst a pandemic

By Simone Mounsamy Staff Writer Kids grow up hearing fairy tales about true love. As a result, adults have visionary plans for their wedding days. The full...

Don Volger: the many sides of the mayor

By Simone Mounsamy Staff Writer Have you met the mayor, Don Volger? Perhaps while working on the police force or while he was chief? Or maybe...

‘You need to be the person you needed’ Neagle speaks of his passion...

By Simone Mounsamy Staff Writer When he was 3 years old, he would watch “Roy Rogers,” “The Lone Ranger,” and “Green Hornet” with his grandfather.  The full...

Work hard, rest later: Robin Love goes from the high seas to the...

By Chris Mannara Staff Writer From crafting culinary creations on the open sea to making her own adventures each day in Pagosa Springs, Robin Love has...

From the farm to the front lines: Stan Ellis reflects on growing up and...

  By Simone Mounsamy Staff Writer Stanley Harris Ellis, son of Ross and Ruth Ellis and one of the oldest of nine brothers and sisters, grew up...