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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 ...
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Gilpin County News : The future of our local wilderness

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager. The proposed recreational shooting site along West Magnolia Road in Boulder County has raised concerns about mountain recreation activities, but ...
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Tech trends: : How often should you get your computer tuned up?

Gail Eddy, Nederland.  I recently brought my sewing machine in to get fixed. It’s been sewing unevenly for the past several years, but I’ve just been living with it. I’ve been ...
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Champs take championship at tourney

     Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. Three years in a row. After a close season, with the top two teams going back and forth as number one, and with the Acers coming out on top of ...
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Nederland July police reports

On July 8, a foot patrol officer was walking west from Chipeta Park toward the pedestrian bridge when he saw a white male sleeping in the dirt under the deck of a building. The man ...
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New effort begins to save Belvidere Theatre

Linda Detroy, Central City.  Central City and Gilpin County governments are looking for ways to work together to save the 140-year old Belvidere Theatre. Gilpin County commissioners ...
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Web in Ned: Sex, lies and clickbait

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland.   For those who have followed this series about the incredible utility of the Internet in researching, this installment may be a bit of a downer. And for ...
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Climate Conversations: Experts speak

Clyde Burnett, Gilpin County. Many television viewers rely on the Weather Channel for complete local and national weather information. Their prompt warnings of violent storms and precautionary ...
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Gilpin County Library Director Named to National Award Committee

Elisabeth Grove, Nederland.  Vailey Oehlke, President of the Public Library Association (PLA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), has appointed Larry Grieco, director ...