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Polar Gas expands in Gilpin

Lynn Hirshman, Gilpin County. Last Wednesday, August 12, Commissioner Linda Isenhart posted this notice on Facebook: “For Gilpin County Residents: Public meeting TONIGHT … re: Polar ...
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Gilpin Library Footnotes : An estate, a ship, and forgiveness

Larry Grieco, Librarian.   Stuart Woods has written nearly 30 “Stone Barrington” novels over a long and successful career. His latest is called Insatiable Appetites, and has the ...
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TFPD welcomes community; promotes firefighters

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.  The Timberline Fire Protection District held its monthly barbecue and board meeting, open to the public, at Station 8 at the intersection of Hwy 46 ...
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Climate conversations: Earth—The Operator’s Manual

Clyde Burnett, Gilpin County.  The 3-part video series, “Earth—The Operator’s Manual,” sponsored by the National Science Foundation and hosted by Professor Richard Alley of ...
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Read in Ned : The art of the résumé

Jay Mann, Library Director.   When I went to library school, my friends and family were convinced that I would become an academic librarian. After all, my career began in field biology. ...
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The maligned brown recluse and other spider misconceptions

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.  There are few critters out there that inspire as much fear as spiders – the brown recluse spider in particular. The internet ...
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Tech trends: Cell phone spots along the Peak to Peak

Gail Eddy, Nederland.  We frequently drive along the Peak to Peak Highway. Usually I know I should just keep my phone tucked away because it’s not going to work. But sometimes, you ...
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The Good and the Ugly

Hanson Wendlandt, Pastor, NCPC.  One of my favorite podcasts is Boulder’s own E-town. Two performers play a few songs and often discuss social justice, environmentalism, or how art ...
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George Giggey, Magnolia homesteader—July 31, 1931 – August 4, 2015

  The Giggey family, Boulder County.  George Giggey has long been a friendly fixture on Magnolia Road, where he would be seen on a daily basis, driving his favorite Chevy or Jeep ...