trophy winners

Town restores Bocce tourney

Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill.     On the Saturday before the Fourth of July, a bunch of Gold Hill residents tried to shrug off the feeling that there was something they should be doing. ...
FIREWORKS

Nederland Fireworks Ignited

  John Scarffe, Nederland.     Peak to Peak Healthy Communities ignited a drive to bring back Fourth of July fireworks by requesting $5,000 from the Town of Nederland Board of Trustees ...
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More on climate change

I was gratified to read Climate Change notes by Chuck Edelstein and Pete Kuntz. The subject needs more attention and discussion; I hope there may be a continuing dialogue. There are ...
no weed

Location sinks beer, pot festival

John Scarffe, Nederland. At the Board of Trustees’ regular meeting on Tuesday, August 19, they heard strong opposition to a proposed Buds, Burgers, and Beers festival. Fourteen Nederland ...
Courtesy of the Denver Public Library

Glimpses of Past and Present: 
The Canyon Corridor

Pam North, Nederland.     Residents living in the Nederland area and mid-to-north Gilpin County usually are frequent travelers to Boulder, and many take the canyon highway route ...
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Black Hawk Council approve more sign plans

John Scarffe, Black Hawk.  At their regular meeting on August 13, the Black Hawk City Council received two requests for comprehensive sign plans, a fire and police pension plan, and ...
Eriophyid mite on aspen P1080102

What’s wrong with these leaves?

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.     Have you been seeing some odd-looking leaves on trees and shrubs lately? Are you wondering what’s going on with them? Let’s ...
TOM AND AUDIENCE

Ghosts in these hills

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Every now and then when the wind groans through the pine trees and shrieks around the corners of the house, it is easy to imagine creatures long ...