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Rail service could be back on track

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES John Scarffe, Gilpin County.   Railroad service to Rollinsville got a nudge back on track again during the regular meeting of the Gilpin County Board of County ...
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NEW 24 Hour Ballot Drop-off Box in Rollinsville!

Colleen Stuart, Gilpin County.  The Gilpin County Clerk and Recorder’s office is celebrating the opening of the long anticipated and much needed Ballot Drop-Off box in Rollinsville! ...
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Tents, RVs pack area campgrounds

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.  The Memorial Day weekend has evolved from the traditional decorating of gravestones with American flags and honoring the military men and women who lost ...
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Ready, set, plant

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak. At last. The official mountain garden season begins, the first week of June, beyond the last hard frost, time to pick up those pansies, petunias, and perennials ...
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For those who gave all

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  A gust of wind unfurled the American flag, spreading it flat against the Gilpin County sky that was pillowed with white clouds. The flag was half-mast. ...
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Senior Eagles flip their tassels

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  It is such a quick and simple gesture. Graduating seniors, once they have received their diplomas, are asked to move the tassels on their graduation ...
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Gilpin County Fair : New coordinator, events, rides, attractions, more

Heather Pearce, Gilpin County.  Mark your calendars and get excited for the 24th annual Gilpin County Fair, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 20-21. The event welcomes a new Fair Coordinator ...
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Gilpin Library Artists-In-Residence

Larry Grieco, Gilpin County.  The 2016 Artists-in-Residence were selected by the Gilpin County Public Library, and yes, there are two of them. Heather Carr and Danea Fidler, a team ...
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Sheriff’s Office will patrol Central City

John Scarffe, Gilpin County.  The Gilpin County Sheriff’s Office presented an addendum to a memorandum of understanding for covering Central City police duties during the regular ...