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Colorado’s Best Trailhead Locations

Colorado is a hiker’s paradise, with its diverse landscape and trails accommodating hikers of all experience levels. This state offers many opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors, from serene forests to breathtaking mountains. This article […]

Business & Education

gardens and landscapes

Gardens & Landscapes

A Guide to Composting

  By Laurel Aiello | Fort Collins Nursery   DIY composting turns organic waste into nutrients for your garden while reducing your carbon footprint. It also saves you money on store-bought garden amendments, which add […]

Gardens & Landscapes

Tomato Troubleshooting

By Bryan Fischer, Curator of Plant Collections and Horticulturist As temperatures climb, healthy tomatoes grow with vigor. While they won’t yet have ripe fruits (or maybe even flowers!), you should see new growth weekly on […]

recent local columns


Yes, It’s Been Worth It

Phil Goldstein | North Forty News   Earlier today I put my Upper Body Ergometer (UBE) back into the basement storage room. The UBE is an exercise device where you sit or stand and rotate […]


Glad I Waited

By Phil Goldstein | North Forty News I didn’t get married until I was 48. Knowing how cautious, particular and self-indulgent I am, I figured the longer I waited, the better my chances of getting […]