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 By Jack Carlough    Sports    March 25, 2020 

Coronavirus puts Boulder Collegians' season in limbo

In what has been a difficult time for baseball fans, the Boulder Collegians are hoping their 2020 season won't contribute to...

 
 By Bruce Warren    Sports    March 25, 2020 

Patrick Perry – Ranger scout and inventor

Patrick Perry, a 2001 graduate of Niwot High School, was an important part of the 2000 NHS 4A state baseball championship...

 

Abrupt 'Coronacation' leaves area students with questions

A bonus week of Spring Break sounds like a dream come true for students, but, at Niwot High School, reaction to the St....

 

Student of the Week-Rumi Natanzi

At age 13, Rumi Natanzi suffered a medical emergency that required years of recovery. She spent a lot of that time listening...

 

Spring sports season on hold until April 18

Citing "concerns surrounding the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic," the Colorado High School Activities Association has extended...

 

Student-Athlete of the Week: Lily Sieben

The 2019-20 Niwot girls basketball season is one that most of its participants would rather forget, but senior Lily Sieben wi...

 

Girls golf preview: Talented veterans spark state title hopes for Niwot

Fourth-year coach Ed Weaver has sky high expectations for the 2020 Niwot girls golf program, and it's not hard to see why....

 

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...

 
 By Pattie Logan    Sports    March 4, 2020

Niwot High skiers rock 2020 state skiing championships

Thirteenth place in giant slalom at State was music to the ears of freshman skier Jack Vincent, who posted a combined time...

 
 By Jocelyn Rowley    Sports    March 4, 2020

Student-Athlete of the Week: Cooper Sheldon

A lot of students play basketball in high school, but few inhabit the sport the way Niwot's Cooper Sheldon does. The six-foot...

 

Left Hand Laurel: Vicki Maurer

Vicki Maurer's approach to life and volunteering is probably best put in her own words: "We do what we have to do and get it...

 

Niwot High's new football coach expects more than wins

Niwot High's new head football coach, Nik Blume, doled out pizza and enthusiasm when he met with the players and their...

 

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...

 

Niwot forensics team builds on past toward the future

Over the years, speech and debate kids have often joked, "We don't cut up dead bodies, but we might quote them." First...

 

Death Notice (Jerry Dean Brooks)

Retired Niwot High School teacher Jerry Dean Brooks died Feb. 14, 2020, in Las Animas Colo., at age 81. A graveside service will be held Friday, Feb. 21 at 11 a.m. at the Las...

 

Rotary Club of Niwot honors Students of the Month

Recently, three Niwot High students were recognized by the Rotary Club of Niwot for their outstanding achievements in and...

 

Lopez and Torres bow out at state wrestling championships

Niwot seniors Jovani Lopez and Daniel Torres accomplished much more than they thought possible during their four-year high...

 

Codevilla captures two titles at Class 4A state championships

There weren't very many Cougars in the pool at the 2020 Class 4A swim and dive championships, but what the Niwot state squad...

 

Kathy Koehler Honored as 7 Everyday Hero

When a Channel 7 News crew showed up on Second Avenue on Saturday, January 28th, Kathy Koehler was ready to give them a tour...

 

New NBA president takes the helm

After 12 years, former Niwot Business Association President Tony Santelli, has stepped aside. Eric Bergeson, owner of Niwot...

 

Two Cougars advance to state wrestling championships

Niwot wrestler Daniel Torres was restless as he watched his lighter teammates take on their first opponents at the Class 4A R...

 

Student-Athlete of the Week: Jovani Lopez

Jovani Lopez got more than he bargained for when he joined the Niwot wrestling team as a ninth-grader, but the senior...

 

Superbowl champion speaks at Niwot High

Ryan Harris, an offensive tackle for the Denver Broncos Superbowl 50 Champion, retired from professional football in 2017....

 

Niwot alum discusses dreams and New York performance career

"We seem to forget that if everyone wanted to be like Einstein, everyone would look at scientists the way they look at...

 

Letter to the Editor (Feb. 19)

Dear Editor I read the article called "Mwebaza Club at NHS Raises Money for Ugandan Boy" and was truly moved by Peter's situation. We are so fortunate in this country to have...

 
 By Emily Long    News    February 12, 2020

Bronski family publishes definitive gluten-free pizza cookbook

When South Longmont resident Peter Bronski was diagnosed with celiac disease in 2007, the Italian-American author, who came...

 

LID board meets incoming NBA President

The Niwot LID advisory committee held its monthly meeting on Feb. 4 Treasurer’s Report Bruce Rabeler led off with a report on current LID finances. The district collected...

 

Niwot swim claims second straight conference championship

The drive to the Mountain View Aquatic Center in Loveland may have been a little frightful, but that didn't keep the Niwot gi...

 

Student-Athlete of the Week: Austin Rathburn

In seventh grade, Austin Rathburn realized that his ultimate height was destined to be several derivations from the norm, so...

 
 By Courier Staff    News    February 5, 2020

Eight ways to show your community some love this Valentine's Day

When you're spreading the love to friends and family this Valentine's Day, don't forget another valuable member of your...

 

School districts recognize progressive Colorado voting laws with a week of awareness

As a college graduate, Congressman Joe Neguse founded an organization called New Era Colorado, which strove to amplify voter...

 
 By Emily Long    News    February 5, 2020

Youth leaders rally for action on climate

Youth leaders came together last weekend in Boulder for a summit on climate change, with a broad call to action on climate,...

 

Mwebaza Club at NHS raises money for Ugandan boy

Last year, Niwot High School started the Mwebaza Club to turn shipping containers into classrooms for children in Uganda....

 

Student-Athlete of the Week: Daniel Torres

Daniel Torres didn't know much about wrestling when he reluctantly joined Niwot's team as a freshman, which makes his...

 

Dogs sniff out human remains on Niwot trails

If you were walking the Niwot Loop Trail last Tuesday afternoon, you likely bumped into Kodi and his owner Jayne Zmijewski....

 

SRO Underwood has dream job at Niwot High

Imagine this: it's baseball season for Colorado schools and ball fields across the state are filled with young boys, eager to...

 

Misha Barrett takes the court for Niwot

When he's on the court "making it rain" for Niwot, shooting guard Misha Barrett looks like any other underclassman hustling f...

 
 By Kim Glasscock    News    January 22, 2020

NCA board hears passenger rail proposal

Passenger rail service from Fort Collins to Pueblo in Colorado could be a reality in seven to 10 years if the Southwest Chief and Front Range Passenger Rail Commission is...

 

Niwot alum's musical talents get professional

At some point in many children's lives, they want to be famous athletes, actors or rockstars. Most children don't fulfill...

 

Niwot High works with 'rivals' to give kids a Christmas

Three rival high schools came together this past holiday season to bring Christmas to their community. Representatives from...

 

Niwot Youth Sports opens baseball registration

Spring is right around the corner, and Niwot Youth Sports is gearing up for its 51st season of fun and friendly competition o...

 

Student-Athlete of the Week: Emiley Yie

The Niwot girls swim team lost nearly 20 swimmers to last year's graduation, so heading into the 2019-20 season, head coach...

 

Niwot High School celebrates new renovations

Last Thursday, Jan. 9, Niwot High alumni Oskar Wells and Sophia Jones stepped up to cut the ribbon. After months of construct...

 

Student-Athlete of the Week: Kyle Reeves

Kyle Reeves has been on the brink of a breakout game for Niwot all season, and when it finally came in the Cougars' 63-40...

 

Boundless Landscapes reimagines urban farming

"We talk about turning the world into a garden. What if as we walked through neighborhoods and communities, everywhere you...

 

Niwot seniors shine at annual Gary Daum Classic

The Niwot High gym was stacked to the rafters on Saturday, Jan. 4, as the largest field ever took to the mat for the eighth...

 

Local scholarships offer opportunity for St. Vrain students

As graduation quickly approaches -136 days to be exact-life after high school seems not just scary, but scarily expensive, as...

 

Grief is love with nowhere to go

In the fall of 2013, Sarah Echsner lost her younger brother to suicide. "No matter how much time goes by, it doesn't really...

 
 By Bruce Warren    Sports    January 1, 2020

Out in Leftfield

VOLLEYBALL Mackenzie Fidelak (Niwot) was part of Stanford's NCAA national championship team, which defeated Wisconsin Dec....

 

Esperanza means hope

Colorado state minimum wage is $11.10 an hour. But by various exemptions provided by law, many agricultural workers make...

 

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