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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 ...
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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: Virtual ...
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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 ...

Congratulations Chinook West Graduates

Well done! The Senior Class of Chinook West High School will honor their graduates on Friday, May 20th. This is the largest class to graduate to date! Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogleRedditPinterestTumblrPocketLinkedInEmail

Congratulations Gilpin Graduates!

Presenting the Class of 2016~ Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogleRedditPinterestTumblrPocketLinkedInEmail
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Fels reminisces on two years : New NMSHS principal welcomed

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Last week, the principals of Nederland school gathered with their families to meet the incoming Nederland Middle Senior High School principal and her ...
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Heavy turnout for Ned election

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  In spite of the gravelly snow that pelted the town on Tuesday, voters dribbled into the Nederland Town Hall to drop off their mail-in ballot. By noon, 300 ...

NHS thespians meet New World challenge

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Before the cast of Songs for a New World began rehearsals they were asked to listen to the songs and mark the ones that moved them, that they felt passionate ...