Highlands Ranch

Telling the tales of American heiresses

Carol Wallace has never strayed far from the 19 century, she said. And Wallace, of New York, brought her knowledge of the ladies of the time to the Highlands Ranch Mansion on Jan. 25 for the Dames of Downton event, put on by the Douglas County …
Douglas County
Though questions still surround the state's ability to allow it, the Douglas County School Board voted Jan. 20 to submit a waiver from a lengthy standardized March test. If the board's request is granted, that means students wouldn't have to take …
State Legislature
State Senate President Bill Cadman, R-Colorado Springs, filed a bill that would mend some of the tax-refunding mechanisms outlined in the Taxpayer's Bill of Rights by shifting more monies in excess of state revenues to the middle class. It's an …
State Legislature
The introduction of powdered alcohol is raising concern across the nation, and Colorado is joining other states in attempts to ban the substance through legislation until lawmakers and state officials get a handle on it. Powdered alcohol, dubbed …
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Kelsey Ubben is among an increasingly rare breed of athlete. The Douglas County High School senior plays volleyball for the Huskies and for her club team, the Colorado Volleyball Association. She also is playing basketball this winter for her …