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Water plant, purchase approved by Black Hawk City Council

Water plant, purchase approved by Black Hawk City Council

John Scarffe Black Hawk The Black Hawk City Council approved a site development plan for a new water treatment plant and the purchase of additional water rights during its regular ...
Black Hawk City Council approves demolition of moldy building

Black Hawk City Council approves demolition of moldy building

John Scarffe Black Hawk The Black Hawk City Council approved the demolition of a building at 201 Church Street during its regular meeting on Wednesday, November 13, at 211 Church Street. ...
Man for all seasons deve felkley

Man for all seasons

Barbara Lawlor Nederland Dave Felkley’s favorite time of the year is summer, fall, winter and spring and all the days or weeks in between each of them. In other words, he loves ...
Local man dies in motorcycle crash

Local man dies in motorcycle crash

Nederland         On Sunday, November 10, Jerome Casey, 52, of Nederland died from injuries sustained when he lost control of his motorcycle, a 2005 Yamaha, and crashed. Casey had ...
senior scene

Turkey-free Thanksgiving?

Before Christmas in 1862, Paul Lindstrom drove his horse team through snow and ice from Empire to Denver to buy supplies for the holidays. At a time when flour was forty cents a pound, ...
Great American Smokeout

Get support for quitting during the Great American Smokeout

Christie Preston Gilpin county The Gilpin County Tobacco Education Program invites residents to quit for a day or quit for life during this year’s Great American Smokeout, November ...
Turkey's a-coming

Turkey’s a-coming

Barbara Lawlor Nederland Thanksgiving is two weeks from today, November 28. It is a family time: moms, dads, aunts, uncles, all the cousins, grandparents, ex-spouses, soon-to-be ...
Coal Creek Canyon opens

Coal Creek Canyon opens

Barbara Lawlor Coal Creek It’s been almost two months since the 2013 flood destroyed much of lower Coal Creek Canyon, stranding residents and ripping apart the bridges that gave ...
The man who quit money

The man who quit money

Amy Carrill In 2000 Daniel Suelo quit money. He left his last $30 in a phone booth and simply walked away. Though his decision may seem abrupt, his entire life had been leading to ...