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Huskies’ Jeremiah Vasquez takes bronze at state

February 22, 2020

The Vasquez family has turned Denver into Minturn East. Battle Mountain heavyweight Jeremiah Vasquez captured third place at Saturday’s 4A state wrestling tournament at the Pepsi Center in Denver. Vasquez pinned Pueblo South’s Victor Sosa...


Obituary: Don Chambers

February 22, 2020

Don Chambers passed away on February 20, 2020 from complications with Alzheimer’s disease. He was born in Oklahoma on December 17, 1932. His family soon moved to the San Francisco Bay area where Don grew...



Armijo: The power of focus

February 22, 2020

Focus is a skill that most people are sorely lacking. I definitely lacked the ability to focus and would pride myself on my ability to multitask instead. Throughout high school and college, I was able...


Norton: Earning and learning our way to success

February 22, 2020

When it comes to competitive events, I don’t know about you, but I really enjoy a close game as opposed to a rout, even when it may mean the team that I am rooting for...


Mazzuca: The little things

February 22, 2020

A teacher once asked a class of middle school students if they could identify the Seven Wonders of the World. Though there was some disagreement among the students, the Great Pyramids of Egypt, the Taj...


Curious Nature: Leap Day is for the toads

February 22, 2020

Hoppy Leap Day! Occurring once every four years, a leap year is almost as rare as this week’s leap loving star. Who might that be, you ask? Warty skin, isolated environments, enjoys the occasional insect...


Leonard: Is the Bible mythical or historical?

February 22, 2020

After trying to write this column in about 800 words I decided it was way too hard to do in one installment. So, due to the complexity and importance of this question, I am going to...


Thomas: Mike didn’t get it done

February 22, 2020

The only thing that can be said about former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s first appearance with his fellow Democratic presidential candidates in Las Vegas Wednesday night was that Mike did not get it...





US national snowshoe championships to be held in Leadville

February 22, 2020

The U.S. National Snowshoe Championships is Feb. 28 to March 1 in Leadville. The championship weekend will feature everyone from championships racers to high school and collegiate athletes. Attending are heavy hitters such as Michelle...


Tipton touts Trump, talks healthcare at GOP dinner

February 22, 2020

Rep. Scott Tipton promised that Republican efforts to change the Affordable Care Act are not over, and repeated calls to dismantle the public exchanges Friday. “We voted to repeal and replace the un-Affordable Care Act...



Eagle Valley wrestling trio in finals

February 21, 2020

Eagle Valley wrestling’s Matthew Medina, Lucas Comroe and Cody Ponce are having the longest 24 hours of their lives right now. Medina (106 pounds), Comroe (138) and Ponce (220) are 3-0 in their respective weight...


A look back on Huskies-Devils hoops

February 21, 2020

We really ought to play every Battle Mountain-Eagle Valley boys basketball game in Edwards. The Devils really shouldn’t mind. They’re 2-2 in Edwards the past four years against their archrivals and 1-3 against the Huskies...