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Two Harbors grad Dr. Gordon Curphy to speak

March 14, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

When Gordon Curphy was growing up in Lake County, he says he had little idea that his later life would include graduation from the U.S. Air Force Academy, a Ph.D., authoring 16 books and a career that takes him all over the world as an organizational consultant. Continue Reading

Colorado blaze too dangerous to assess damage

June 27, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) A raging wildfire destroyed dozens of houses overnight and charred land on the edges of the Air Force Academy on Wednesday, while thick smoke and intense, towering flames kept officials from learning the full scope of damage to Colorado’s second-largest city. Continue Reading

Wildfire devours structures in Colorado Springs

June 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (AP) More than 2,100 residents were being evacuated from the Air Force Academy’s grounds Tuesday night as heavy smoke billowed from a wildfire that has burned an unknown number of homes near Colorado Springs.
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