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Colorado’s Marijuana history; Keeping the Gold at home…

Janet Berry Denver Any political issue has a full spectrum of interests involved, affecting its outcome. There are obvious players and interests, but sometimes to find the behind-the-scenes ...
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Join the feel good community event

Barbara Lawlor Nederland Thanksgiving is a little over a month away and families are already going back and forth about who is going where and bringing what. Imagine planning a dinner ...
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What’s that you say?

We hope what we read was not what you meant to write. Staff members of The Mountain-Ear love receiving letters to the editor. The letters to the editor section is an important forum ...
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“Two red, two DOA” at Gilpin School demonstration “crash”

Lynn Hirshman Gilpin County “Two red, two DOA” was the ominous radio report heard over the public announcement system outside of the Gilpin School on Wednesday, Oct. 3.In front ...
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God’s creatures blessed at NCPC

Barbara Lawlor Nederland   When Noah constructed his ark, he was instructed to fill with it with two of every kind of animal, and humans were designated the stewards of them, All ...
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Elephant Revival comes to Stage Stop

Sarah Jacober Rollinsville Elephant Revival will play at the Stage Stop, 60 Main Street in Rollinsville, at 
8 p.m., Sunday, October 21. The cost is $20 plus fees. That simple line ...
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Central City firefighter saves residents

Barbara Lawlor Gilpin County Shortly after 6 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 8, Central City firefighter Cody Allen was on his way to work at the Gilpin County Recreation Center when he spotted ...
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Nederland TCAP Scores Party!

Nederland TCAP Scores Party! During the school year of 2011 – 2012, the 9th and 10th graders took the ‘dreadfully boring’ TCAP standardized tests. They studied (sort of) ...