Lost Lafayette

Boulder might get the lion’s share of attention in this part of Colorado, but the history of Boulder County’s “L” towns is equally interesting. Lafayette is known for its peach festival and Waneka Lake recreational fun. But its history is […]

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Preserving Boulder’s Past for Future Generations

The 2013 flood in Boulder County resulted in unprecedented damage and destruction. But for one downtown Boulder church, it created an unusual opportunity to dig into Boulder’s past. KGNU’s Roz Brown toured the site and spoke to archaeologist, Joel Tyberg […]

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Remembering the Irish immigrants in Leadville

“That’s one of the ways that history can be a tool toward having an impact on political discussions currently.” The Irish Consul General will attend a ceremony in Leadville Colorado this weekend commemorating almost 2000 unmarked graves of Irish miners.  […]

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Lest We Forget: The Mission

“I feel I’ve done what I promised to do.” 93 year old Frederic Arnold, a sculptor who lives in Longmont, is the sole survivor of a group of fighter pilots who served together in Europe in World War II. 12 […]

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