Donations accepted locally for Cold Springs Fire Support

The Peak to Peak Healthy Communities Project has been asked to accept and distribute donations directly to people in need through the fire and beyond. This is a 3 to 8 year recovery ...

Richie Furay to play at Dee Gibney Long fundraiser

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Dee Gibney Long is a strong-willed, high-spirited Irish redhead who knows how to kick box and vows that nothing is going to take her down. She says she ...

Read in Ned : Readings for the National Park Service Centennial

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland.  Centennials are always special occasions and 2016 will mark a very special one for fans of our National Park system. The first western National Parks, Yosemite ...

NES Science Fair showcases ideas

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It’s Your Turn : Living on the Mountain

Springtime in the Rockies. Perplexed by the bird feeder full of seeds hanging out of his reach, this large black bear took a comfortable seat and contemplated if there was a way to ...

April Black Hawk Police

Criminal hands locked in handcuffs. Close-up view On 4/1 an officer responded to the Isle Casino (401 Main Street). It was reported that a kidnapping/assault had occurred. Case is open ...

Living on the Mountain

Welcome to “It’s Your Turn”. This is the only completely reader written issue each year. The Mountain-Ear welcomes your submissions every week, but once per year we ...

Tech Trends Virtual Reality

Gail Eddy, Peak to Peak.  “The promise of virtual reality has always been enormous. Put on these goggles, go nowhere, and be transported anywhere.” (source: TheVerge.com) Virtual ...

April Gilpin County Sheriff Reports

On March 29, 2016, a deputy contacted an individual walking down the highway. The deputy gave the party a ride to the casinos in Black Hawk. During the courtesy transport, it was determined ...
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