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Today’s Green Technology

Brian Alers CPG, Nederland.  In many ways, Rare Earth Elements (REEs) are the silent providers of today’s green technology. The REEs are a forgotten set of 17 related metals from ...
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Anne Cameron Forrester Snow (1929-2015)

Anne Cameron Forrester was born in the town of Shipley in Yorkshire, England, and died peacefully on June 19, 2015. She was the oldest daughter and second of four children of George ...
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Lars Erik Wahlin 8-31-29 to 6-2-15

Lars Erik Wåhlin, a longtime resident of Boulder and Gilpin Counties, passed away June 2, 2015, at TRU Hospice Care Center in Louisville, CO. He was born August 31, 1929 in Malmö, ...
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County Corner: Gilpin tax “burden”

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager. We recently received an email from a company called SmartAsset entitled “Study Finds Low Tax Burden in Gilpin County,” which of course seemed ...
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Read in Ned: Learning to love e-books

Melissa Freeman, Nederland. I think the first digital book that I “turned the pages of” was Nikolai Gogol’s Dead Souls. I only chose it because Amazon offers out-of-copyright ...
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Gilpin Library Footnotes : Mafia, misgivings, and murder

Larry Grieco, Librarian.  A new novel by multiple-award-winning author Dennis Lehane is always a reason to rejoice. His latest book is World Gone By, and tells the story of a former ...
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Megen M. Stadele April 2, 1957 to June 20, 2015

Megen M. Stadele passed away from this world, in her sleep and at home on 20 June 2015 surrounded by members of her immediate family, after a 12 year battle with Breast Cancer. Wife, ...
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Tech Trends: Top 10 Ways to Use Siri

Gail Eddy, Nederland. I’ve had a number of friends tell me recently that Siri is worthless and never gets anything right. “And besides,” they say, “I can just do it faster myself ...