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Nordic Panthers race at Vail

Barbara Lawlor, Vail. The Nederland High School Nordic ski team competed in a 3K Classic event at the Vail Nordic Center on Saturday, January 24. Both Panther teams came in at 10th ...
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Gilpin County Corner

Roger Baker.  Email has become a standard means of communications these days, and just last week a couple of items ended up in my inbox that bear directly on our long-standing disagreement ...
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Wodening talks about writing

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Jane Wodening, local author and former resident of Eldora, spoke of her recent push to get four manuscripts published, volumes that have been waiting to get ...
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Black Hawk City Council prohibits THC extraction

John Scarffe, Black Hawk. During its regular meeting on Wednesday, January 14, the Black Hawk City Council approved an ordinance prohibiting the use of flammable gas as a solvent in ...
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Gilpin outplays Burros

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. The first Gilpin Eagles boys’ basketball game of 2015 was an edge-of-your-seat thriller last Saturday, January 10. Hosted by the Eagles, the close match ...
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Bee Safe Neighborhoods

Greg Wilson, Nederland. Thinking about spring gardens already? Here’s more food for thought. Can we protect pollinators in the mountains?  Nature needs our awareness and support. ...
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Mountain Spirit Astrology : The Dawning of the Sign of Aquarius

Karen Anderson. The starry sing-along has begun. The signs are harmonizing about the dawning of the sign of Aquarius. The start of an Aquarian Age occurs every 26,000 years, but we’ve ...
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Climate Conversations : Black Carbon

Clyde Burnett, Gilpin County.  It is recognized that our planet’s energy balance could be improved rapidly by limiting the effects of pollutants with short atmospheric lifetimes, ...