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Niwot softball wraps up its season

The Niwot High School softball team ended its season earlier than planned, missing the state playoffs by one spot in the rankings. Softball Head Coach Bobby Matthews knew this...

 

Niwot gymnastics takes second at state

The Niwot High School gymnastics team went to the 4A state gymnastics meet on Friday, November 4 and Saturday, November 5,...

 

New plaque honors Chief Niwot

A new stone with a permanent plaque was erected recently honoring Chief Left Hand, or Chief Niwot, by Ni-wot Prairie Producti...

 

Niwot gymnastics takes second at state

The Niwot High School gymnastics team went to the 4A state gymnastics meet on Friday, November 4 and Saturday, November 5,...

 

St. Vrain Valley and Boulder Valley School Districts bond issues pass

Two important education items on the Nov. 8 ballot were the St. Vrain Valley School District (SVVSD) bond issue for capital improvements and the Boulder Valley School...

 

New plaque honors Chief Niwot

A new stone with a permanent plaque was erected recently honoring Chief Left Hand, or Chief Niwot, by Ni-wot Prairie Producti...

 

St. Vrain Valley and Boulder Valley School issues pass

Two important education items on the Nov. 8 ballot were the St. Vrain Valley School District (SVVSD) bond issue for capital improvements and the Boulder Valley School...

 

Benches dedicated at Lefthand Valley Grange Park

On Wednesday, Nov. 2, over 20 people gathered at the Lefthand Valley Grange Park in Niwot to celebrate the dedication of...

 

Farmers request more research before county phases out GMOs

The Boulder County Parks and Open Space Advisory Committee (POSAC) held a meeting on Thursday, Oct. 27 to discuss the transition plan for genetically-engineered crops (GE) on...

 

Niwot celebrates another Great Pumpkin Party

On Saturday, Oct. 29, Niwot celebrated Halloween with another parade during the Great Pumpkin Party. Hundreds of children...

 

Planning Commission to reconsider original Twin Lakes land-use proposals

At the Boulder County Planning Commission’s Wednesday, Oct. 19 meeting, members decided in a 5-1 vote to reconsider their...

 

Niwot's animal hospital puts on dog costume contest for Halloween

For all the dog lovers out there, Left Hand Animal Hospital in Niwot is putting on this year’s dog costume contest, after...

 

Costumes, candy & fun

Halloween is the one day of the year children and adults can be anything or anyone else they want to be. Niwot has embraced...

 

NHS boys soccer gains another win

On Friday, Oct. 7, the Niwot boys soccer team faced Centaurus in an away game, coming away with a 2-1 victory. Niwot’s goals, both in the second half, were made by senior...

 

Cougar softball heads into playoffs with a split

In the Niwot softball team’s last week of regular season games, it ended with a solid win and a close loss. The Cougars faced off against Northridge for the last home...

 

Niwot gymnastics brings home win against Thompson Valley

In the Niwot gymnastics team’s second to last meet in the regular season, it was able to beat out Thompson Valley for another win. Head Coach Marisa Purcell said the meet...

 

Families find community in 'Not So Special' group

Life for Lora Cantele seems pretty normal from the outside. She lives in Gunbarrel with her husband and two teenage children, both of whom attend Niwot High School, and she...

 

Site plan request approved for new project on 2nd Ave

On Friday, Sept. 23, the Boulder County Land Use director approved with conditions the site plan requested by Anne and Jim Postle for the property at 240 2nd Avenue in Niwot....

 

Niwot gymnastics pushes forward despite injuries

The Niwot gymnastics team came off another tough week, and not just because it didn’t win, but also because of injuries. Sophomores Erica Bortfeldt and Aleigh Trimble, who...

 

Niwot welcomes fall with Oktoberfest

The Rotary Club of Niwot’s annual Oktoberfest was met with beautiful, sunny weather on Saturday, Oct. 1. Although it might...

 

Eagerly anticipated Niwot Children's Park celebrates grand opening

The Niwot Children's Park has had many eyes on it, especially those of little children, for a number of months as they've awa...

 

Boulder County Commissioners approve affordable housing request for Twin Lakes

Boulder County Commissioners held a public hearing on Tuesday, September 27 to make their decision on the land-use change request for Twin Lakes, which would open the doors...

 

Cougar softball wins one and loses another

After coming off a big three-game winning streak, the Niwot High School softball team team continued with another victory against Centaurus but suffered a loss against...

 

Centennial State Ballet prepares for performance in Longmont

The Centennial State Ballet (CSB) is preparing to kick off its 19th season, The Season of Magic, with The October Showcase, a...

 

Niwot swings back into the game with three wins

After suffering a couple losses due an abundance of errors, the Niwot Cougar softball team came back strong this past week with multiple wins. Since the team’s losses...

 

Longmont Museum highlights lowrider art and culture

The Longmont Museum is debuting a new exhibition on Sept.17 featuring classic, lowrider cars and their lengthy history in...

 

Niwot Rotary gives back through Oktoberfest

The Rotary Club of Niwot is bringing it’s Oktoberfest fundraiser back to Niwot for its eighth year. The event, which will...

 

Niwot gymnastics continues to win and improve

The Cougars gymnastics team won its second meet in a row and performed well at its first invitational, although it didn’t end in a win for Niwot. On Tuesday, Sept. 6 the...

 

NHS soccer wins one game but loses another

The Niwot Cougars boys soccer team beat the Skyline Falcons at a home conference game on Tuesday, September 6 in double...

 

Cougars boys soccer wins another game

On Thursday, September 1 the Niwot boys soccer team faced off against Holy Family High School in Broomfield, and came away with a hard-fought 1-0 vicotry. The only goal of...

 

Niwot gymnastics has first win of the season

Niwot’s gymnastics team is working hard in the gym again and starts another season after winning its first Class 4A state...

 

Jazz on 2nd Ave returns for 6th year

Niwot’s annual jazz festival is getting ready to kick off its sixth year of jazz music, food and fun, but this year also br...

 

Twin Lakes discussed at joint hearing

The third floor of the Boulder County Courthouse was filled once again as people attended a joint public hearing of county...

 

Niwot boys soccer wins first game of the season

The Cougars boys soccer team started off its season strong, with a new head coach and a fairly new team of varsity players....

 

New attorney joins Warren, Carlson and Moore in Niwot

A new attorney has joined the team at Warren, Carlson and Moore (WCM) from another Boulder County law firm. Jeff Foltz...

 

Commissioners donate to Children's Park and road paving

On Thursday, August 25, the Boulder County Commissioners held a business meeting to discuss various requests and proposals,...

 

Mwebaza Foundation holds fundraiser for schools in Africa

The Mwebaza Foundation, a nonprofit organization that promotes cross-cultural exchange between schools in Africa and Colorado...

 

Niwot softball prepares for upcoming season

The Cougar softball team is working on strengthening a brand new team as it heads into its first games of the season. Last...

 

Intimate Inquiries open for business in Niwot

Auburn Meisner, daughter of former Niwot dentist David Meisner, recently opened her own business in Niwot, Intimate...

 

Longmont chiropractic office welcomes new doctor

Alternative Family Medicine and Chiropractic in Longmont recently welcomed Dr. Jennifer Christian, DC, to its family....

 

St. Vrain Valley School District

On the Nov. 8 ballot, the St. Vrain Valley School District (SVVSD) will have a bond measure to address critical school and student needs, including renovations and additions...

 

Niwot Elementary looks forward to milestone year

Niwot Elementary School (NES) has a lot to celebrate this year as it heads into its 50th anniversary. Principal Nancy Pitz,...

 

Brewhop Trolley connects community to breweries

The Front Range has become a hub for local breweries, microbreweries and brewpubs, drawing many visitors and beer...

 

Twin Lakes discussed at open house

On Monday, Aug. 8, Boulder County and the City of Boulder held an open house to discuss land use change requests for three properties in Boulder County. The open house, which...

 

NHS prepares for the school year in a technical way

As the summer comes to a close, kids, parents and teachers alike look forward to the new school year ahead. This year, students returning to Niwot High School (NHS) can...

 

Niwot LID discusses new project downtown

Although there weren’t any funding requests for the Local Improvement District (LID) at its Aug. 2 meeting, the LID resolve...

 

Veterinarians volunteer at the Boulder County Fair

The Boulder County Fair, an end of summer tradition, is an event where everyone can enjoy one last week of fun as they...

 
 By Aurelia Pollard    News    August 4, 2016

Bootstrap brewery signs with Coors and plans expansion

Owners of Bootstrap Brewing Company, Steve and Leslie Kaczeus, are gearing up for big changes at their brewery in Niwot,...

 

NHS football holds annual golf fundraiser

The Niwot High School football team is holding its third annual Cougar Classic Golf Tournament on Monday, August 8. Head...

 
 By Aurelia Pollard    News    July 30, 2016

Niwot Rotary seeks host families for incoming exchange student

Rotary International has been hosting students from abroad and sending students abroad for decades, and the Rotary Club of...

 

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