September 16th- Full "Harvest Moon" Tomorrow
The Wolf Moon, the Snow Moon, the Worm Moon, the Pink Moon, the
Flower Moon, the Strawberry Moon, the Buck Moon, the Sturgeon
Moon, the Harvest Moon, the Hunter's Moon, the Beaver Moon, and
the Cold Moon. They're really all the same Moon, of course, but
long before the advent of modern calendars people named the full
Moons of a year to keep track of time... more
14th - Aurora Alert Tonight...
An aurora alert is currently in effect for all of our
planet. A large eruption of sunspot 798 yesterday, hurled a
Coronal Mass Ejection (CME) almost directly at Earth. This was
an X-1 class flare, which is what sparked last November's
spectacular display of the Northern Lights. ..more
Snow In High Country...
Areas of the high country above 12,000 feet received a fresh
coating of snow overnight. Snow was reported on the high peaks
of the Colorado mountains from Wyoming to New Mexico...more
Tuesday, September 13th- School Bus Accident Partially
Closes Hwy 34 To Estes Park...
Highway 34 is partially closed as of 3:30pm as emergency
crews respond to an accident involving a school bus and a
September 11th- Photo Of The Week, "Northern Lights
Display This Morning"...
Beginning around midnight and continuing into the early morning,
sky-watchers throughout the area were treated to a wonderful
display of the Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights... more
Saturday, September 10th - 4th Largest Recorded Eruption On Sun Yesterday...
Solar activity is very high. Earth-orbiting satellites have
detected five X-class
solar flares this week, including one X17
monster, which was released on Friday, September 9th. This
was the fourth largest eruption of this type ever recorded... more
Thursday, September 8th- Local Calling Area Expansion Begins Nov. 10th...
The Colorado Public Utility Commission (P U C) had approved the
local calling area expansion and the Qwest telephone company has
announced completion of computer changes and a start date of
Nov. 10th.... more