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Join Colorado Parks and Wildlife for Colorado’s Free Fishing Weekend June 6 and 7, when anglers of all ages can fish without a license anywhere in the state.
The Turquoise Lake Half Marathon and the Fish Hatchery 5K will take place the weekend of May 30-31, both events benefitting the Leadville-Lake County Sports Hall of Fame.
Learn how to grow your own vegetables from master-gardener-in-training Malin Bengtsson, Saturday, May 30, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Colorado Mountain College campus in Leadville.
The First Ascent Youth Leadership program is accepting applications through May 29 for its free, week-long course at Colorado Mountain College’s campus in Leadville.
Zuni Canyon Institute announces another summer of cultural events on Friday nights at 7 p.m. at various Leadville locations.
Lee A. Quintana, 68, lifelong resident of Leadville, passed away at his home on Saturday, May 23, on the second anniversary of his mother’s death. He was born on Oct. 19, 1946, to Tony and Cora (Fresquez) Quintana in Trinidad.
Luke Finken, Leadville mayor pro tem, issued an official proclamation declaring June 22 as Leadville’s Arbor Day at the city council’s May 5 meeting.
Lake County Commissioner Mike Bordogna listens while Todd Topper, director of community museums at History Colorado, makes a point at the Healy House opening day on May 22.
The legislature has adjourned after 120 productive days where I am proud to report that I worked hard for my constituents in House District 61 and the people of Colorado. This legislative session was one of the most challenging, rewarding and intense experiences of my professional life, and I want to share with you some of our achievements at the State Capitol.
Both city council and the county commissioners have issued proclamations declaring June as Colorado Bike Month.
The Leadville Lions Club will again be sponsoring the Culpepper and Merriweather Circus on July 17 and 18 at the Leadville Rodeo Grounds.
Leadville City Council decided to seek grant funding to tackle asbestos abatement in the basement of City Hall at its meeting on May 19.
Leadville City Council approved three temporary use permits and one special event liquor permit at its May 5 meeting.
The Lake County Board of County Commissioners approved a multitude of grants issued by Lake County Build a Generation at its May 12 work session.
Lake County’s red, one-room schoolhouse, which sits south of Leadville on U.S. 24, is getting a facelift this summer thanks to a partnership between the High Mountain Institute and the Lake County School District, owner of the schoolhouse.
Lake County and the City of Leadville have entered into land lease agreements to swap Leiter Field and Elm Street Park.