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Congratulations, Douglas County, Colorado – You are second healthiest community in America

Smile big if you live in Douglas County, Colorado!  Your community has been ranked second nationwide as the healthiest community in America, according to the 2020 Healthiest Communities rankings by U.S. News and World Report, released in collaboration with the Aetna Foundation. Los Alamos, New Mexico ranked No. 1. Colorado performed exceptionally well in the… Read On

Historic Sandstone Ranch now open to hiking, bicycling and horseback riding

The wait is over.  The 2,038-acre Sandstone Ranch, one of the largest and most historic properties in Colorado, is now open for public access. Hikers, cyclists, and those on horseback will experience spectacular views, expansive hay meadows, red rock formations and wildlife habitat from the 12-mile trail located in the eastern portion of Sandstone Ranch,… Read On

I-25 South Gap hosts telephone townhall Thursday, Sept. 17

Information provided by the Colorado Department of Transportation This month, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and contractor partner, Kraemer North America, mark two years of construction on the 18-mile I-25 South Gap project, which will increase safety and mobility through the delivery of Express Lanes, wider shoulders, new bridges, wildlife crossings and improved technology…. Read On

Douglas County is election ready, are you?

If you are a registered voter in Douglas County, anticipate the arrival of your ballot by mail the week of Oct. 12. Follow the checklist below to become election-ready starting now. And remember, is always your best source for up-to-date election information. Check your voter registration/register to vote. Do both at,  your one-stop… Read On