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 By Vicky Dorvee    News    July 28, 2021 

Left Hand Laurel – Jeff Lally

Gunbarrel-based nonprofit Cultivate is focused on meeting the needs of our community's seniors. How this plays out is by way...

 
 By Bruce Warren    News    July 28, 2021 

How Does Niwot Work? - Part 21

"Sheriff Joe" has a very different connotation in these parts than in Arizona. Joe Pelle has served as Boulder County Sheriff...

 
 By Hannah Stewart    Education    July 28, 2021 

Running into the new school year

This August marks the 36th annual Sunrise Stampede organized by the St.Vrain Valley Schools Education Foundation. Founded in...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    July 28, 2021 

NHS alum and Olympian Elise Cranny's family bracing for week ahead

Niwot High School alum Elise Cranny will take the world's center stage on July 30 at 4 a.m. MST when she competes for...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    July 28, 2021 

Student-Athlete of the Week: Taylor James

The Niwot track and field program has produced its fair share of talented athletes, most notably Elise Cranny, who will be re...

 
 By Bruce Warren    News    July 21, 2021

How Does Niwot Work - Part 20

Water goes down the drain. In Niwot’s early days, homes had a septic system with a leach field to collect wastewater. While these systems worked well, they could lead to... Full story

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    July 21, 2021

Niwot football to host youth camp on July 24 amidst productive summer

Niwot high School Head Coach Nik Blume and his staff will be hosting a youth football camp on July 24 from 9 to 11 a.m. The free camp will be held at the NHS football field an...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    July 21, 2021

Niwot places 17 student-athletes on Season D All-State teams

With both the Niwot girls and boys track and field teams taking first place in the 4A state meet, it was no surprise that...

 
 By Vicky Dorvee    News    July 14, 2021

Familiar Face – Sharon Blatchley

Niwot's walkability is one of its best features, and for those who regularly stroll, over time they're likely to repeatedly...

 

A new look for Niwot High

It's not an "extreme" makeover, but Niwot High is having a little work done before the 2021-22 school year begins. Last month...

 

Niwot celebrates Independence Day

After a quiet summer in 2020, Niwotians were up early and ready for a festive Independence Day. The first post-pandemic...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    July 7, 2021

Niwot baseball coach Adam Strah resigns

Niwot head baseball coach Adam Strah announced his resignation on June 21. Since his promotion to the head coaching position in 2017, the Cougars compiled a 20-57 record in...

 
 By Kim Glasscock    News    June 30, 2021

Chuck Klueber named July 4th Grand Marshal

People strolling along Niwot's Second Avenue looking for a peaceful place to sit in the shade can thank their lucky stars...

 

Obituary: James Grey Postle

May 23, 1938 - May 20, 2021 James Grey Postle of Niwot, Colorado passed away on May 20, 2021 peacefully at home after a... Full story

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    June 30, 2021

Making history: Niwot's record-setting weekend at the Class 4A state track & field championships

To say that Niwot's track and field teams turned in a historically dominating performance at the 2021 Colorado Class 4A...

 
 By Kristen Arendt    News    June 23, 2021

July 4th festivities include inaugural Niwot Downhill Mile

Looking for a fun way to celebrate Independence Day this year? Now you can kick off the 4th with a celebratory run down...

 
 By Bruce Warren    News    June 23, 2021

How Does Niwot Work? – Part 16

It's not easy being a high school coach, and baseball and softball coaches have extra duty to keep their programs running. Wh...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    June 23, 2021

Niwot girls make early exit from soccer playoffs

It wasn't easy for Niwot girls soccer coach Jenna Machado to find the positives after the Cougars' 7-0 loss to Windsor in...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    June 23, 2021

Niwot girls wrap up season at 2021 Class 4A state golf championships

The Niwot girls golf team didn't win any titles at the 2021 Class 4A state championships, but after a resilient performance...

 
 By Courier Staff    News    June 16, 2021

Niwot Troop 161 salutes new Eagle Scouts

On June 7, Niwot Boy Scout troop 161 held its spring 2021 Court of Honor ceremony at Whistle Stop Park, where they awarded...

 
 By Bruce Warren    News    June 16, 2021

How Does Niwot Work? – Part 15

Softball was not added as a high school sport for girls in the St. Vrain Valley School District until after the 1991-1992 school year. Although the Boulder Valley School...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    June 16, 2021

Seniors close out careers for Niwot baseball

It's not every year that a Niwot varsity baseball roster will include 10 seniors. Following a COVID-19 stolen junior season,...

 
 By Nellie Nibnose    News    June 9, 2021

2021 Rock & Rails - Getting the old band(s) back together

Starved concertgoers were refreshed and refilled by the return of Niwot's famed Rock & Rails concert series on Thursday,...

 
 By Bruce Warren    News    June 9, 2021

How Does Niwot Work - Part 14

Niwot High School Boosters, Inc., is a non-profit parent organization that supports all activities at Niwot High School,...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    June 9, 2021

Niwot baseball's versatile offense producing wins

The Niwot baseball team won back-to-back games for the first time in 2021 after taking down Skyline on June 3 and Centaurus...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    June 9, 2021

Niwot dominates at 2021 Boulder County Championships

Not even the hottest temperatures of the year could keep the Niwot track and field team from yet another record-breaking*...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    June 9, 2021

Student-Athlete of the Week: Halie Ostrom

Like Goldilocks, it took recent Niwot graduate Halie Ostrom a few tries before she found the sport that checked all the...

 
 By Bruce Warren    News    June 2, 2021

How Does Niwot Work? - Part 13

The Niwot Community Association (NCA) began as a reaction to a regional shopping center proposed by an out-of-town developer in the early 1980s. The concept put forth was... Full story

 

Obituary: Cheryl "Cherie" Lynn (Ringdahl) Fassbinder, 64,

She was born to the late Robert E Ringdahl of LaCrosse, Wis. and the late Janice Ringdahl of Sarasota, Fla. on September 10,... Full story

 

'We were separated physically, but always connected in our hearts'

After a school year filled with upended routines, unprecedented challenges, and, above all, uncertainty, 270 students from...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    June 2, 2021

Student-Athlete of the Week: Micah Sheats

In his final stretch at Niwot High, the dreaded senioritis has eluded pitcher/outfielder Micah Sheats on the baseball...

 

To the Class of 2021

The following is text of Niwot High Student Council President Benjamin Goff's commencement address: In the years of 2002 or 2...

 

For IB valedictorian Kruse, math classes add up to success

Carter Kruse didn't set out to get the top grade point average in Niwot High's International Baccalaureate programme this yea...

 

Valedictorian Isuani motivated by new perspectives

Not many high school students relish the idea of delivering an important speech in front of a large crowd of strangers, but V...

 

Niwot Salutatorian Isobel Tuck on graduating

When Niwot High School principal Eric Rauschkolb told senior Isobel Tuck she was salutatorian, it was a surprise. "I didn't...

 

'In a year where the world made it so hard to connect with each other, we managed to do just that...'

Eighth grade graduation is already a celebratory occasion, but for the 93 members of Flagstaff Academy's class of 2021, the...

 

Niwot salutatorian Siddartha Bushan talks linguistics

Technical-minded Siddartha Bushan never gave much thought to his grades during his four years as a student in Niwot's...

 

Salutatorian James Magee gets ready to take off for the great white north

By his own admission, Niwot class of 2021 salutatorian James Magee doesn't have the best sense of time management, but he...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    May 26, 2021

Rock & Rails 2021 lineup announced

A combination of familiar favorites and new sounds will be making their way to the Whistle Stop Park gazebo this summer when...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    May 26, 2021

More records fall for Niwot girls

It was another record-setting weekend for the Niwot girls track team, as they competed in back-to-back meets at Roosevelt...

 

Arts Student of the Week - Anna Enssle

Anna Enssle is a freshman at Niwot High, but has taken on some challenges that are normally confronted by older students. In...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    May 26, 2021

Student-Athlete of the Week: Kiera Flanagan

With 10 goals and 2 assists in five games, speedy senior Kiera Flanagan has led the Niwot girls soccer team to a 5-0 start...

 
 By Bruce Warren    News    May 19, 2021

How Does Niwot Work – Niwot Community Band

"I'm a Yankee Doodle Dandy.....Born on the 4th of July" The line from "Yankee Doodle Dandy" fits the Niwot Community...

 

Niwot High Class of 2021 car parade

Dark clouds cleared just in time for last Friday's car parade honoring 2021 Niwot High School Graduates. Starting at 7 p.m. a...

 

College inequities start early, Niwot teacher pushes back

If a high school student were to look up the average cost of a four-year college in Colorado, they'd likely find a figure...

 

Arts Student of the Week-Alex "Goose" Williams

Alex Williams joined the Niwot High theater tech crew as a freshman, hoping to learn more about stage lighting and design....

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    May 19, 2021

Student-Athlete of the Week: Joaquin Herrera

When Joaquin Herrera enrolls at Adams State University in August, he will become the first student in his family to attend...

 
 By Jack Carlough    Sports    May 19, 2021

Jon Hill named new Niwot girls basketball head coach

The Jon Hill era is set to begin for the Niwot girls basketball team with the program finding its new head coach. Niwot...

 
 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...

 

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...

 

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