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Breaking News : Road closed due to rollover accident

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Around 2 p.m. Monday afternoon, a Pioneer Sand & Gravel  semi tractor-trailer carrying a load of gravel went out of control on a switchback just south ...
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Nederland Miners’ Days set for September 20 and 21

Emmit Hoyl, Nederland.   Once a year Nederland celebrates its humble beginnings and history with its Miners’ Days Celebration. For two days Nederland comes alive again as real miners, ...
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Woodworker creates magic playground

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  On any given day all summer long, a flock of kids of all ages can be found perched on large logs in the front yard of the log cabin on Fourth Street. Sometimes ...
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Eagles explode in fourth quarter

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.   Neither Eagle team seemed to be going anywhere in the first quarter. The Gilpin County Eagles football team hosted the Pikes Peak Christian Eagles ...
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Facing the challenge

    Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.  The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has become the rage of the summer, escalating in mid-August. All over the country people are pouring buckets of ...
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Ned netters lose two

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.   The Nederland Panther volleyball team lost two games in the past week. Although they are playing well, have the teamwork going, and making some outstanding ...
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Eagles VB team flies high

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  Last Thursday, September 4, the Gilpin Eagles volleyball team traveled to Deer Trail and after losing the first game, came up with a three-game win ...
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Students relive Gold Hill history

 Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill. Last Friday a cloud descended on Gold Hill. The Colorado Mountain Ranch loomed dark and eerie through the mist, but none of  the 103 students spread over ...