Here Today, Gone Tomorrow?

If you are a frequent visitor to the Royal Gorge Regional Museum and History Center, you might be wondering why a new exhibit is in the place of an exhibit you saw last year or where artifacts that are no longer on display have gone. Are they no longer in the museum collection? Does the … Continue reading Here Today, Gone Tomorrow?


Staying Focused

One wouldn’t expect a photography store and a ski shop to go hand in hand but for one former resident of Cañon City, that was exactly how they should be. Leonard Claar was born in on October 3, 1921 in Albion, Nebraska to parents Roy and Anna Claar. The family moved to Cañon City in … Continue reading Staying Focused

Sister Cities: Kahoku, Japan

In 1993, the Cañon City family grew. Well, sort of. The Cañon City Council approved a sister city agreement with the city of Kahoku, Japan. The agreement is intended to promote cultural and educational exchange. According to Sister Cities International a sister city relationship “is a broad-based, long-term partnership between two communities in two countries. … Continue reading Sister Cities: Kahoku, Japan