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Eagles dance out of high school

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. After the flowers were delivered to family and friends, Gilpin High School seniors swiveled in the aisles, faced the audience, donned sunglasses and burst ...
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D-Day: 71 years ago

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak. On June 6, 1944—71 years ago—Western Allied Troops stormed the beaches of Normandy during Operation Overlord, the largest amphibious invasion to ever ...
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Can We Enhance the Nederland Community Storybook?

Darcy Kitching and Mayor Joe Gierlach reminisce the Nederland Community Storybook Back in January 2011, Vickie Berkley and Darcy Kitching collaborated with then-mayor Sumaya Abu-Haidar ...

Nederland Trustees approve bag fee

John Scarffe, Nederland. The Nederland Board of Trustees approved a proposal to reduce the use of bags in Nederland during the regular meeting on Tuesday, May 5. The item was initially ...
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Carousel of Happiness Celebrates Birthday Memorial Day Weekend

Carol Rowe, Nederland. “Don’t delay joy!” With that thought in mind, the public is invited to join in the fifth birthday celebration of Nederland’s Carousel of Happiness, the ...
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Fourmile residents prepared

     Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County. Veruska Trask tossed and turned, unable to sleep on Friday night. As rain pummeled her windows, the long time Fourmile resident couldn’t help ...
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The first rap song, revisited

Dear Editor, I could not agree more with my friend and great guy whom I’m proud to call a colleague, Mark Cohen.  As he rightly points out in his column, “Diversions: John Denver ...