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Duck Race Prizes Needed

The hunt is on for prizes for this year’s Estes Park Duck Race. Letters have been mailed to hundreds of Estes Valley merchants asking for donations of prizes for the 23rd annual Estes Park Duck Race to be held May 7th. Last year merchants donated 764 prizes to the duck race meaning those who adopted ducks in the race had a 1-in-7 chance of winning a prize. “We simply could not do the duck race each year wit ...

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In Search Of Our History

This photo was taken in June of 2009 when Stanley Steam car owners gathered in Estes Park to celebrate the Stanley Hotel’s 100th anniversary.       EP NEWS/ Kris Hazelton Through the years, the remnants of our history have slowly disappeared. It’s time to bring them back home. A large enhancement project has begun at the Stanley Hotel. While we look to the future, we wish to honor our past. Please help us i ...

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EPHS Girls Varsity Basketball 3A District Champions

Congratulations to the Estes Park High School girls varsity basketball team who became the Patriot League 3A District Champions with their win over Eaton 54 to 42 last Friday, February 25, 2011. The Ladycats are seeded 6th in State out of 32 teams. The first round of State playoffs start this Friday where Estes Park will host three other teams; Faith Christian, Brush, and Bennett. Estes Park will play Benne ...

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Recent Mountain Lion Activity In Our Area

The mountain lions in our area have been quite active lately. These awesome predators live in and around the Estes Valley and residents are being reminded to be cautious as we share our territory with the lions. The Rocky Mountain Cat Conservacy and DOW educational and response volunteers are available when there are sightings, kill sites or animal tracks to identify. Proper interaction rules of behavior fo ...

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Temporary Closures To Protect Nesting Raptors In RMNP

Each year to protect raptor nesting sites, Rocky Mountain National Park officials initiate temporary closures in the Lumpy Ridge and Sheep Mountain areas of the park. To ensure that these birds of prey can nest undisturbed, specific areas within the park are closed temporarily to public use during nesting season and monitored by wildlife managers. All closures go in to effect on March 1 and will continue th ...

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Unique Live Auction Items Creat A Buzz For Get Your Kicks On Spur 66! 

Get Your Kicks on Spur 66! Estes Park Medical Center Foundation Gala Saturday, March 12, 2011 Imagine going camping but having someone else do all the work. Nurse anesthetist Jason Goodwin’s llamas will carry your gear, a gourmet chef will prepare your meal which Drs. Florence and Woodard will serve, there will be live musical entertainment, historian laureate Jim Pickering will tell stories around the camp ...

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Estes Park News Presents, The Weekend Report

The Estes Park News is proud to present to our community and the world, The Weekend Report. We wanted to put something together to try and update not only local residents about what is happening in and around town but also to help bring people up to Estes Park from the Front Range and beyond. The purpose of our new feature, The Weekend Report is to let others know what a fantastic community we have here as ...

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Now Get Duck Race Adoption Forms Online!

You want to buy a “ticket” to the May 7th Estes Park Duck Race? Just charge it! The Estes Park Duck Race is proud to announce a new feature for this year’s Race -- online purchases of Duck Race Adoption Forms. This new feature will be available starting in March at the Duck Race website, www.EPduckRace.org. The Estes Park Duck Race raises over $100,000 each year for organizations and charities that benefit ...

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