The Mansion: Part 1 of 3

A historical gem graces the Ranch’s backyard

When Susie Appleby grows tired of sitting at her desk, she wanders down a carpeted grand staircase and peers out the window of athick wooden door embellished with floral carvings and dark metalwork. She overlooks a spacious green lawn with a …
Douglas County
A 12-year-old girl died May 26 from injuries sustained when a car crashed into a store in Parker in late April. Rylie Guentensberger was a seventh-grader at Aspen View Academy in Castle Rock. Her …
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Douglas County
Douglas County has added another firefighting aircraft to its arsenal, and this one comes with a first-of-its kind contract. Commissioners approved a yearlong contract with Global SuperTanker Services LLC at their May 23 business meeting, making …
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Mountain Vista coach Theresa Echtermeyer doesn't claim to be a prophet, but she seems to have a non-spiritual way of predicting the future for her girls soccer team. After a 1-0 overtime loss to ThunderRidge on March 28, Echtermeyer said it was …