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 By Bruce Warren    News    May 12, 2021 

How does Niwot work? - Part 10

Eli Buzas brought the idea of forming an education foundation to Niwot High School from Florida when he moved to Colorado in...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Education    May 12, 2021 

Arts Student of the Week-Jacob Pennington

For Niwot High band director Wade Hendricks, students like Jacob Pennington don't come around very often. Both a talented...

 

Moving on up: 15 Niwot athletes headed to college ranks

The past year has been challenging for prospective college athletes, particularly those who missed their junior seasons of...

 
 By Vicky Dorvee    News    May 12, 2021 

Familiar Face – Mary Jo Wysocki

Whether it's first thing in the morning or a break later in the day, time with coffee in-hand is practically a ceremonial...

 
 By Bruce Warren    News    May 5, 2021

Whistle Stop Park Eagle Scout project

Jason Champion has spent many nights at Niwot's Rock & Rails summer concert series, volunteering as a Gargoyle for...

 

Arts Student of the Week-Nguyen Pham

Junior Nguyen Pham is a talented student in Niwot High's IB art program who prefers to let her artistry do the talking. She...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    May 5, 2021

Niwot's run at state title ends in semifinals

Niwot's quest for a 4A boys soccer state title came to an abrupt end on April 28, at the hands of the eventual champions,...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    May 5, 2021

Double the disappointment: Niwot volleyball bows out at regionals

Niwot fans were in high spirits as the players took the court at the Class 4A Region 7 volleyball tournament on May 1, eager...

 

SVVSD honors its Teachers of the Year

Niwot Elementary's Jessica Easley says she has an amazing job. Her passion for teaching and dedication to her students...

 

Niwot High senior makes virtual music globally

It's not every teen who can find an emergency bandmate in their house, let alone one who can play Zimbabwean music. When...

 

Arts Student of the Week - Juliette Molina

Niwot freshman Juliette Molina has been appearing on stage since age seven, but when the COVID-19 pandemic cancelled live...

 

Curry shines as Niwot finishes takes third at state gymnastics

On April 24, the fast-paced 2021 gymnastics season wrapped up at the Class 4A state championships with a familiar name on...

 
 By Deborah Cameron    News    April 21, 2021

Back on stage: Rock & Rails to resume in 2021

Last year, Niwot's signature summer music series, Rock & Rails, went off the rails thanks to pandemic-related safety...

 
 By Kim Glasscock    News    April 21, 2021

Niwot Community Association holds annual meeting

The Niwot Community Association board of directors has decided not to hold its traditional July 4 parade this year, NCA...

 

Death Notice (April 21)

Former Niwot High School student, Cruz Gutierrez, died Sat. April 10, 2021 at age 19 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Cruz attended Niwot High School during... Full story

 
 By Vicky Dorvee    News    April 21, 2021

Volunteering – it couldn't happen without you

April is National Volunteer month, a moment when the US acknowledges and honors the impressive impact volunteers make by...

 

SVVSD Teacher of the Year finalists stepped up in new ways

It's always a great honor to be named a finalist for Teacher of the Year, but this year's group earned recognition in a...

 

Niwot girls golf gets a head start on spring sports

It's been nearly two years since the Niwot girls golf team played its last round, but head coach Ed Weaver isn't mourning...

 

Niwot gymnastics clinches 2021 regional title

With a score of 169.375, the Niwot gymnastics team claimed first place at the Class 4A Region 3 meet, held April 15 at...

 
 By Vicky Dorvee    News    April 14, 2021

Familiar Face – Fernando Tapia

Found either on a bike or working on one, Fernando Tapia is one of Niwot's most Familiar Faces. From the day the doors...

 
 By Bruce Warren    News    April 14, 2021

How does Niwot work? - Part 6

The Rotary Club of Niwot is currently the only nationally chartered service club meeting in Niwot. While the Niwot area has in the past had Optimists,Lions, Jaycees and...

 

Niwot sophomore selected to serve as State Thespian Officer

Even when Niwot sophomore Audrey Asbury was a child, she loved music and would run around the house singing. At age five,...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    April 14, 2021

Cougars win 3A/4A Longs Peak League with undefeated record

Cruising to a 7-0 victory at Severance High School on April 8, the Niwot boys soccer team secured a perfect 9-0 record to win the 3A/4A Longs Peak League. “They worked so...

 

Student-Athlete of the Week-Carter Kruse

There wasn't much drama in Niwot soccer's 6-0 rout of Roosevelt on April 5, but at least one play will always be memorable...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    April 7, 2021

Taylor Shae to perform at fundraiser for local musicians

The past 12 months have been especially challenging for independent musicians, and many are still struggling to make ends...

 
 By Bruce Warren    News    April 7, 2021

How does Niwot work? - Part 5

Pat Murphy is known for many things in Niwot, including organizing the annual Easter egg hunt and the Great Pumpkin Party,...

 
 By Claire Voyant    News    March 31, 2021

Niwot High mascot under fire

Activists from the organization Please Understand Mature Attraction (PUMA) are putting pressure on administrators at Niwot Hi...

 

Online auction to benefit Niwot High students

The Niwot High School Education Foundation is gearing up for its annual online auction, and thanks to robust support from...

 

Partners head outdoors to complete CAS project

Niwot students in the IB program are expected to spend 18 months on their CAS (Creativity, Activity, Service) projects. That...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    March 31, 2021

Two Cougars net hat tricks in win over Riverdale Ridge

Flaunting a 3-1 record through March 29, the Niwot boys soccer team has shown dominance on both sides of the ball. Through...

 
 By Bruce Warren    Sports    March 31, 2021

Out in Leftfield

BASEBALL Ford Ladd (Niwot) finished his collegiate career as a pitcher at New York University and has joined the coaching...

 
 By Patricia Logan    News    March 24, 2021

Local farmers get sustainability grants to improve soil and food production

It's all about the dirt. Improving the soil improves the plants, improves the yield, improves the quality and amount of local...

 

Senior MacKenzie Demmel runs a successful CAS fundraiser

Niwot senior MacKenzie Demmel seems pleased to have participated in the International Baccalaureate (IB) program and her...

 

NHS student speaks at environmental concerns press conference

The Colorado State Legislature passed HB 19-1261 in 2019 to confront the global climate crisis. A year later, the governor's...

 

Arts Student of the Week: Grable Howie

Niwot senior Grable Howie is passionate about music. His advice to music students: "Take risks, never back down from a...

 

Niwot gymnastics returns to the mat

Niwot head gymnastics coach Marisa Purcell was candid about how the 16-month layoff between the high school seasons had...

 

Student-Athlete of the Week-Natasha Terekhova

Niwot's long-delayed 2021 volleyball season is off to an undefeated start, and senior Natasha Terekhova is one of the main...

 

One last race and a lot of great memories for talented Niwot High skier

It wasn't the final run that Niwot High School senior Emily Creek dreamed of, but she's grateful she got to be part of a...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    March 10, 2021

Girls and women's basketball 'icon' Terri Ward announces her coaching retirement

Prior to Niwot's season finale on March 5, girls basketball head coach Terri Ward shed a few tears while completing her...

 
 By Vicky Dorvee    News    March 10, 2021

Familiar Face – Tom Studholme

You're in the midst of Thomas Studholme's artwork when you shop and stroll in Niwot. Studholme's paintings are found...

 

Niwot senior Ridley Avila on completing CAS

The International Baccalaureate (IB) program was created in 1968 as part of an effort of "creating a better world through...

 

Challenging 2021 season ends for Niwot boys

The Niwot boys didn't end up on the winning end of the score in their 2021 season finale, but even that wasn't enough to...

 

Niwot wrestling caps off 2021 season at regionals

The challenging 2021 season finally got the best of coach Bobby Matthews and the Niwot wrestling team at the Class 4A Region...

 
 By Patricia Logan    News    March 3, 2021

Left Hand Laurel - Lydia Moy

School volunteer Lydia Moy looks at every opportunity and raises it up a notch. "Your job is not to do 10,000 cutout...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    March 3, 2021

Student-Athlete of the Week-Adeline Spencer

It has been an adversity-filled but ultimately fruitful journey at Niwot for girls basketball senior Adeline Spencer. Through...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    March 3, 2021

Niwot resident launches youth lacrosse clinic

The sport of lacrosse has exploded across Colorado schools and recreation leagues in recent years, and now it's coming to...

 

Nemec records three falls at Severance quad

The wins are still hard to come by for the youthful Niwot wrestling team in 2021, but head coach Bobby Matthews sees promisin...

 
 By Vicky Dorvee    News    February 17, 2021

Familiar Faces - Klare Black and Suzi Hendrix

For seven years the Bowhaus in Gunbarrel has provided furry family members with daycare and boarding. While the pooches are...

 

Decreased COVID restrictions might not bring big changes

The addition of the "purple" on the COVID dial last November made the six color levels more like stepping stones between...

 

Student-Athlete of the Week - Grace Wardle

Like all seniors in the class of 2021, Niwot girls basketball point guard Grace Wardle has been dealt a rough hand. The...

 

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