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What’s wrong with these leaves?

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.     Have you been seeing some odd-looking leaves on trees and shrubs lately? Are you wondering what’s going on with them? Let’s ...
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Ghosts in these hills

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Every now and then when the wind groans through the pine trees and shrieks around the corners of the house, it is easy to imagine creatures long ...
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Read in Ned: Music

 Amy Carrill, Peak to Peak.     The Nederland Community Library is hosting a fun, free event for the entire community. On Saturday, August 16th at 5:00 p.m., the musical group Standard ...
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Tombstones tell new old tales

Linda Jones, Gilpin County.      On Saturday, August 23, the pioneers buried in the Knights of Pythias cemetery above Central City will share their tales of life on earth in the ...
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Reward yourself by volunteering

There are many opportunities available to those who open themselves to volunteering time for different causes and events. Putting even a little of your energy each day toward giving ...
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IMPORTANT MEETING

The Nederland Parks and Open Space Advisory Board (PROSAB) will hold a Public Meeting on August 21, 2014 7pm at the Nederland Community Room on Local Forest Fuels Treatment Projects. Wildfire ...
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Meet the Press : Pam North

Twenty-four years ago, I came from Austin, Texas to Colorado, fulfilling a dream I had had most of my life to return there. Denver was the first home I remembered as a little girl, ...
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Solution for climate change?

Dear Editor, Thanks for the excellent August 5th Read in Ned column which, after giving a number of good resources for information on global warming, concluded, “human survivability ...