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County proposes to buy Mining Museum

Barbara Lawlor Nederland A 1916 poster advertising the World Championship Hand Drilling Contest in Nederland is displayed on the loft wall in the Nederland Mining Museum. The winner ...
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Watch out for the BEAR!

Hi Everyone, just a friendly reminder, don’t feed the bears and make sure your trash is securely stored until disposal. You don’t want of these to come knocking for sure! #gallery-1 ...

The Greater Heart Music Festival

The Greater Heart Music Festival Barbara Lawlor Gilpin County It doesn’t get much better than this. A lazy summer Saturday, on Aug. 11, warm with gentle breezes; a pond with two islands ...
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Rolfing brings balance to body

Rolfing brings balance to body Barbara Lawlor Nederland After Dave Sheldon injured his wrist in a skiing accident, he went through surgery and a long period of recovery. Although he ...


Adults (18 and over) Saturday 9am Spike Driving 10am Hand Mucking Noon Parade 1pm Jackleg 3pm Single Jack 5pm Log Splitting 6pm Wheelbarrow Race Sunday 10am Bow Sawing 11am Team Jackleg 1pm ...
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Searching for butterflies

Barbara Lawlor Peak to Peak For the eleventh year in a row, members of the Boulder County Parks and Open Space Butterfly Survey meandered through mountain meadows with nets. They captured ...

Independence Day enlivens Rollinsville

John Scarffe Rollinsville Rollinsville celebrated its annual Independence Day on Sunday, July 15, as it has since 1885. The event included the1862 speech by Gov. William Gilpin, a ...
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Coal Creek home gutted by flames

Barbara Lawlor Coal Creek Canyon Although it wasn’t lightning that caused the fire that destroyed a Coal Creek Canyon home on Monday afternoon, July 16, it was the rain from that ...

Miners Day’s Guide

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