About Us & Mission Statement

Anita Braun

Anita Braun

Anita Braun, Cripple Creek Today Creator, Webmaster and Author

Hi, my name is Anita Braun; if you’re a local, you likely know me.  I have a few years under my belt as a writer and journalist. (I love to write and educate and that is my personal goal with this blog.)

Longhorn steer with Author

“Steering” readers in the right direction!

My husband and I own The Hitchin’ Post Gift Shoppe at 333 East Bennett Avenue in Cripple Creek, right next door to City Hall. Stop in and say hello, we’d like to meet you!

We formerly owned the Gold Camp Journal, (among other enterprises), until 2007 when we sold it. Tim started The Gold Camp Journal in 1993 and wrote, edited and published most of it for quite awhile before hiring a reporter to help him out. From 2005 to 2007 I wrote numerous articles for our paper and a few editorials.

If you would like to contribute articles or advertise on Cripple Creek Today, please contact me at CrippleCreekToday@gmail.com.

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Mission Statement & About Us

The goal in creating the Cripple Creek Today Blog is to inform, entertain and engage residents and visitors alike. Check out the Calendar and Bulletin Board pages to see what’s going on in Cripple Creek.  If you have an event you’d like to add, use the form on the Contact Us page or email CrippleCreekToday@gmail.com. Pictures of our city, events, ceremonies, etc. are always welcome to help showcase “The Greatest Gold Camp in the World!”

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