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Editorial: Only Time Will Tell

Editorial: Only Time Will Tell

Spencer Briggs-Hale, Reporter
March 8, 2017
Filed under Opinions, Showcase

This is a time of political unrest in the United States. With a president who lost the popular vote in office and unstable advisors to support him, many people are fearing that the checks and balances set up by our forefathers will not be strong enough to keep the United States from falling into chaos....

Pondering the Ponds of Red Rocks

Pondering the Ponds of Red Rocks

Sam Weiss, Senior Reporter
November 20, 2014
Filed under Features, Showcase

Don Ellis is a local historian and expert on the Red Rocks Open Space. Ellis wrote in one article that the first man-made pond was not intended to be a pond, it was actually just the lowest level in one of the old quarries, shaped like an enclosed rectangular area that filled with water and looke...

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