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Indian Peaks Radio Club makes first contact

John Scarffe, Nederland.  “Hello, this is the Indian Peaks Radio Club calling from Nederland, Colorado.” Club members gathered around a microphone and ham radio set up in the ...
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Soft opening at Crosscut sells out

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Sold out. By 8:30 p.m. Wednesday October 21,  Dawn Dennison rolled out the last dough ball, apologizing to the family with a couple of kids who came in ...
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The Environmental Group prepares for lawsuit

Barbara Lawlor, Coal Creek Canyon.  It’s not a done deal, not by a long shot, says The Environmental Group’s president Chris Garre. Although Denver Water speaks as though the ...
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Feed store owners follow dreams

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Donna Sue Kirkpatrick always wanted to work for herself and her dream came true when she and her husband Rick purchased the Nederland Feed and Supply ...
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Why some aspen leaves turn red

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.  It’s been an unusual fall.  It’s been so warm and dry that the cool damp of the spring is a distant memory. Yet it was ...
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Local dog owner seeks justice

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  Gilpin resident Josh Davis says a misdemeanor summons is not enough of a punishment for the man who killed his dog and he plans to file a civil lawsuit ...
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Volunteer position open

Marshal Paul Carrill, Nederland Police Department.  The Nederland Police Department is looking for a local volunteer for its Operations Support Unit (OSU). The OSU Volunteer would ...
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Opposition pleased with USFS decision

Barbara Lawlor, Eldora Mountain Resort.  It isn’t perfect and it isn’t forever, but the United States Forest Service Record of Decision on the Eldora Mountain Resort expansion ...
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Gilpin County Corner

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager.  It’s definitely fall, and while some may turn to thoughts of snowshoeing and skiing (or snow shoveling), for the Gilpin County Clerk & Recorder’s ...