4 mile expansion

Residents opposed to Fourmile expansion

Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County.  With steep switchbacks and narrow lanes, Fourmile Canyon Road is dangerous for bicyclists who enjoy the trip to Gold Hill. It is also dangerous for ...
nfpd accident

Accidents, rescues, recoveries

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.   It was a picture perfect Colorado weekend in the mountains, clear blue skies, snow glistening on the peaks, creeks running, wildflowers and quaking ...
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Nederland Coming Home Parade

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Timberline Fire Awards

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.  Last Saturday, July 18, at the Eagle Rock Ranch in Gilpin County, the Timberline Fire Protection District held an awards dinner for their firefighters, ...
mystery dinner dead angus

Bodies, golden orbs and time travel

Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill. I love a good whodunit. Not the dark, bloody kind of mystery, but the kind which includes quirky small-town characters, the foibles of human nature, and ...
softball misfits

Softball season slides toward tourney

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. There will be a flurry of activity on the Gilpin County Adult Coed Softball League fields in the upcoming week as teams try to make up the plethora of ...
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Mountain MidLife begins for locals

Barbara Lawlor and Lynn Hirshman, Nederland.  Nederland’s newest social group brought about 70 mountain residents out of their summer lethargy, drawing them to a catered dinner at ...
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Young minds on the move

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  It used to be that robots were science fiction characters, hunks of metal that moved disjointedly, arms stuck out in front of them, able to go straight, ...