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Another photo submission from mountain resident Janice Foster.   “We (husband and I) nicknamed him *Blackjack*.” Janice Foster  

Wild Sild Photography

The following pictures were submitted Greg Joder. Thank you for submission Greg. If you would like to submit your photos to The Mountain-Ear, just contact us and send them in. They ...

The Geniac of the Zodiac

The dawning of the sign of Aquarius introduces the geniac sign of the stars. Aquarius encompasses all of the knowledge that society holds about any subject. This sign is then able to ...
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Kuechenmeister leads Skimeisters

Kuechenmeister leads Skimeisters • Barbara Lawlor • Steamboat Springs It is a long season for skimeisters. They train and race in both Nordic and Alpine events and combine their ...
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Read in Ned

Read in Ned Amy Carrill Every fiction writer attempts to create a story world, but very few succeed.  Too many stories remain two-dimensional, never enticing a reader beyond black ...
anaother very cool shot

Slash Burns scheduled

U.S. Forest Service firefighters plan to take advantage of existing and forecasted snow accumulation to burn slash piles in the West Magnolia fuels treatment area south of the town ...

WildSide Photo Submission

This is a beautiful picture of a sunset sent in by one of our readers. If you would like to submit a photo of your own, email our publisher directly at We have ...
student and teacher

Finding the artist in everybody

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County Roy’s Last Shot owner Roy Stewart’s art is everywhere in his popular restaurant on the Peak to Peak Highway in mid Gilpin County. From the ...

What is a “Presbyterian”?

Hansen Wendlandt, Nederland You know more about your faith tradition than I do, but as I understand it, Buddhists look to Buddha or Buddha nature, Rastafarians look to Ras Tafari, and ...