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Black Hawk historic mining properties

Melissa Greiner, Black Hawk.  The City of Black Hawk recently announced it has purchased the most historically significant and celebrated gold mining properties in the State of Colorado. ...
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County County News : Reporting for the ACA

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager.   Difficult though it is to believe (or tolerate), the 2016 presidential campaign is obviously underway, with a dozen or so declared candidates ...
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Johnny Michael Smith, February 11, 1938 – June 17, 2015

Johnny Michael Smith, 77, went to his heavenly home on Wednesday, June 17, 2015, at approximately 7 p.m. after, by the grace of God, a short battle with cancer. His family and friends ...
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Times, they are a-changin’

Hansen Wendlandt, Pastor, NCPC.  When my maternal grandparents were young adults in rural New Jersey, they brought their children to the local Catholic parish and school. That whole ...
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Gilpin County News : Better services in the works

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager.  While Gilpin County may not undertake promotional events and street fairs like our two cities, that doesn’t at all mean the County Commissioners ...
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Read in Ned: Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

Melissa Freeman, NCL, Technology Services Librarian. Haruki Murakami is a postmodern Japanese writer who is frequently described as being a surrealist and melancholic. Fans of Kurt ...
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The June Nederland Police Reports

On June 2, a driver’s license was dropped off at the Nederland Town Hall and then brought in to the Nederland Police Department. A letter was sent to the address telling the owner ...

Conversations with Mullein

Arwen Greer, Peak to Peak.  Overlooked, undervalued and even criminalized – is that any way to treat such a soft, unassuming and generous plant? Mullein grows everywhere along the ...
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Mountain Spirit Astrology : New Moon Child

The new moon child experiences the new moon in Cancer on Wednesday, the 15th, on the 23rd day of the Sun’s visit to the sign. Cancer has brought Summer into the world and organized ...