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The 2016 Nordic Ski Team
Coach Jen Lavely, Kiernan McClish, Adler Mueller, Scout Edmondson. Sarah Davidson, Adam Figgins,  Not pictured: Johannes Dahlberg, Bryce Nichols

Two Nordic skiers qualify at Maloit

The 2016 Nordic Ski TeamCoach Jen Lavely, Kiernan McClish, Adler Mueller, Scout Edmondson. Sarah Davidson, Adam Figgins, Not pictured: Johannes Dahlberg, Bryce Nichols Barbara Lawlor, ...
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Gilpin Youth Wrestling

Pete Morgan, Gilpin County.   Twenty seven Gilpin County Youth Wrestlers competed last Saturday at Bennett High School in the Metro League Region 1 Tournament for a chance to finish ...
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Being ready for anything

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.   Prepare for a disruption of life as you know it, as well as for a disaster. It’s not just the earthquakes, tornadoes, wildfires or floods that ...
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GCYW heads into post season

Pete Morgan, Gilpin County.  Gilpin County Youth Wrestling was at Lincoln High School in Denver for the last regular season Metro League Tournament on Saturday.  Our mountain kids ...
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Avalanche safety suggestions

  Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.   Colorado has the most dangerous snowpack conditions in North America. The layers of snow are unstable causing more fatalities than in any other ...
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Polling Places added back to elections

John Scarffe, Black Hawk.  The Black Hawk City Council voted to approve conducting elections by both mail ballot or at polling places during its regular meeting on Wednesday, January ...
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Saws and Slaws celebrates 2015 season

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.   The dining room at Camp Wondervu was dotted with orange vests, the honored uniform of Saws and Slaws volunteers. It looked kind of like a Bronco Pep ...
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Gold Hill museum artifacts named in top 10

Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill.   Last month, a contest sponsored by the Auraria Library of the University of Colorado Denver, asked that Colorado museums enter artifacts representing ...
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Climate Conversations : Extreme weather

Clyde Burnett, Peak to Peak.   The IPCC report of 2014 warned of an Earth response to global warming involving climate change with extreme weather. With the increased temperature ...