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 By Hannah Stewart    News    September 23, 2020 

Dr. Patrick Kalenzi details Ugandan childhood in 'Tears Run Dry'

While this is not explicitly an Inkberry Book, it was a book recommended by one of the paper's readers. I've said before...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    September 23, 2020 

Election 2020: Proposition 118 - Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program

In 1993, President Clinton signed into law the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), with bipartisan support. Many have called...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    September 23, 2020 

Niwot alum releases new musical single

Love is fickle, love is kind, love "is a many splendored thing." The idea of "love" has been written about numerous times,...

 

Essential businesses seem to come out on top of COVID

When COVID hit earlier this year, the whole world seemed to be scrambling. Schools and businesses were shut down, all in an...

 

Election 2020: Proposition 115 - Abortion Ban

Colorado's first law addressing abortion was introduced by freshman Democratic representative Dick Lamm (who later served...

 

Election 2020: Proposition 114 - Wolf reintroduction

The gray wolf, or Canis lupus, once was the most widely ranging land mammal on earth. Due to habitat loss, general fear, and...

 

Niwot to have a local tasting tour

It is a truth that food brings people together-family gatherings, casual business meetings, and first dates often occur with...

 

Election 2020: National Popular Vote

Every election that occurs in this country is decided by popular vote, except one: the presidency. Instead, the presidency...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    August 26, 2020

Fire departments host virtual town halls about coming merger

By January 2021, two local fire districts will be merged into one. Mountain View Fire Rescue will absorb Rocky Mountain Fire...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    August 26, 2020

Niwot grad starts super scooping business

They say that dogs are man's best friend, but everyone knows they can also be high maintenance friends. With the demand for... Full story

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    August 19, 2020

Census workers to visit households in person

To date, 63.3% of Americans nationwide have self-reported for the 2020 census. Colorado's rate is above the national number...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    August 19, 2020

Mail-in ballots stirring up conversations around voting practices

Boulder County communications specialist Mircalla Wozniak said, “As a Colorado resident, you should feel proud that we’re leaders in election innovation.” A simple...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    August 12, 2020

Haystack tensions heat up with liquor license renewal

For approximately the past three years, there has been tension between Haystack Golf Course and some of the neighbors in and...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    August 12, 2020

August Book Recommendation: Stranger in the Pen

I always love partnering with Inkberry Books in Niwot, because they always hook me up with the coolest books! This week, I... Full story

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    August 5, 2020

Inkberry hosts book launch

In 2018, Keith Walters and Gene Hayworth founded Inkberry Books, and it quickly became a local institution in Niwot. Not...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    July 22, 2020

Boulder primary results are on schedule

It has been about three weeks since the primary elections in Boulder County. This election, 55% of Boulder County residents...

 

Niwot High School Booster Club plans wellness initiative

At Niwot High School, there are two parent groups that aim to support students--the Niwot High School Education Foundation...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    July 15, 2020

City of Boulder Creative Neighborhood project moves into Gunbarrel

The City of Boulder first passed the Community Culture and Safety tax in 2014, and the funds from this tax went toward suppor...

 

Niwot Elementary's Odyssey of the Mind team goes to world competition

Much of what students learn in school is something called "crystalline knowledge," or knowledge that is based on...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    July 8, 2020

Democrats lead at the polls - Loachamin declares victory in Boulder County primary

*Editor's note; The following results are unofficial pending July 8 ballots to be added, including "reserve ballots for...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    July 1, 2020

Mountain View Fire Rescue and Rocky Mountain Fire District to merge in 2021

Boulder County is home to 22 individual fire districts, but that will soon change when two districts merge next year. Rocky...

 

SVVSD and NHS celebrate Seal of Biliteracy

In the fall of 2019, St. Vrain Valley School District formally announced its participation in awarding the Seal of...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    June 17, 2020

Dem. candidates Marta Loachamin and Jonathan Singer on need for police reform

Since the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd, the Black Lives Matter movement has once again come to the forefront of...

 

Senior Rachael Triplett on graduation

For graduating senior Rachael Triplett, much of her career at Niwot High School has been marked by her involvement in clubs...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    June 3, 2020

Candidate Kochen brings a diverse background to commissioner race

When Cinda Kochen was a high school student, a classmate came to her, asking if she would help him win the race for class pre... Full story

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    May 27, 2020

Proposed development near Celestial Seasonings raises questions for Gunbarrel residents

In 1969, Mo Siegel made his first herbal blend that would eventually launch his career in the tea industry. Celestial...

 

Senior Nicholas Valin on graduating and the future

Niwot senior Nicholas Valin wasn't always the confident, aspirational young adult he is today. In fact, after going to...

 

Senior Lauren Squire on graduation and what is to come

For the past four years, Lauren Squire has walked the halls and fields of Niwot High School. In that time, she has made frien...

 

Coronavirus affects Boulder County's Latinx community differently

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, lay people and experts alike have said that this is a virus that does not discr...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    May 6, 2020

Candidate Singer has big dreams for commissioner seat

Even as a student at Fairview High School, Jonathan Singer volunteered for Boulder County. "I've been sort of bitten by the...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    May 6, 2020

Sunset Middle students use passion for 3D printing to help during COVID

When Krista Chiaravalle was first asked to leave her biology teacher position at Niwot High to join Sunset Middle School's...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    April 29, 2020

Candidate Levy brings a wealth of experience to commissioner race

One Friday morning, Claire Levy sat in her basement, sewing masks for health care workers in Boulder County. She lives in...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    April 29, 2020

April book review: 'The Inevitable Past' inevitably hard to put down

Inkberry Books has partnered with the Left Hand Valley Courier again to bring you a riveting historical fiction account of...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    April 22, 2020

Candidate Loachamin hopes to make history and change in Boulder County

In school, students are taught the basics of government; there's a president for the country, governors for states and...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    April 22, 2020

Niwot park and ride to receive renovation

Buses are a common sight for those living in Boulder and Longmont, but they are easily forgettable since they seem to simply...

 

Stimulus scams target elderly

In an increasingly digital age, when it's easier than ever to connect with millions of people, it has also become easier to...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    April 15, 2020

Easter was still social for worshippers, even with social distancing in place

Easter was different for everyone this year: there were no community egg hunts or egg rolls, and for those who hold the...

 

Financial planning is more than just money, it's also a mindset

In light of social distancing, numerous businesses have limited operations or closed entirely. However, this means more than...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    April 8, 2020

This isn't Boulder's first or last pandemic

In September 1918, a group of soldiers came from Montana to the University of Colorado, in Boulder. Within a week, nearly...

 

Beat that quarantine boredom

It seems like everywhere you look there are articles about maximizing your experience during this COVID quarantine. But when you’re not usually working from home and trying...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    March 25, 2020

The 2020 census has come to Boulder County

In 1787, the United States' founding fathers wrote the census into the constitution and since then, there have been 22...

 

Quarantined? Socially isolated? These books will help get you through

While everyone is locked up inside, whether by choice with social distancing or mandated quarantine, you'll probably have...

 

Working out under quarantine: Training for Warriors shares tips and insight

The gym and personal fitness industry sees an annual increase in participation around the new year. But in light of the...

 

Tips to make any COVID-19 quarantine more bearable

Reports of empty store shelves have been racking the nation almost as much as all the other COVID-19 updates. Some of the...

 

Schools and districts trying to stay ahead of coronavirus

The coronavirus (COVID-19) has taken over the news, especially recently in Boulder County after a substitute teacher at...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    March 11, 2020

March book recommendation: '49 Buddhas'

The Left Hand Valley Courier and Inkberry Books are partnering for another book review. I love being part of this...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    March 11, 2020

Local author comments on writing, spirituality and tying them together

If you lived in Boston in the 1980s, you probably saw an episode or two of "We Don't Knock," a guerilla television show...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    News    March 4, 2020

Local author presents book and message of kindness at Inkberry

Confused faces and the question "What's wrong with your dog?" follow Michelle Pendergrass and her three-legged pooch Murphy...

 

Free feminine products debated at local schools

On Feb. 26, Scotland made global history by passing the Period Products (Free Provision) Scotland Bill, officially making tam...

 

NHS starts new tradition of 'Wish Week'

Niwot High School students are no strangers to helping the community. Whether it's individual teams having Breast Cancer...

 

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