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Making ice for the holidays

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. The elves arrived around 7:30 p.m. all last week, turning on the lights at the Ned Rink, shoveling any new or stuck-at-the-edges snow, hauling out the hoses ...
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Missing child found in neighbors home

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. The call came in around 11:40  last Wednesday morning, December 17. A three-year-old girl had disappeared from her home on Blue Spruce off of Ridge Road. ...
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Holiday specials in Caribou Village

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. On the Sunday before Thanksgiving, the Caribou Village Shopping Center businesses geared up for the Black Friday plunge into holiday gift purchasing. ...
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Explosion, fire destroy Gilpin home

     Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. Quick action by a neighbor saved a Gilpin County man when his home erupted in flames Sunday morning. Ryan Erickson was inside his Chalet Drive ...
The Holiday Lighting Ceremony at Town Hall

Nederland’s “Magic of the Mountains”

The Holiday Lighting Ceremony at Town Hall On Friday, December 5th, at 5:30pm outside our centrally located Town Hall, Mayor Gierlach and his elf assistants will conduct the second tree ...
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Boulder B-Cycle – Gazillion Reasons Why the Nederland EcoPass is So Cool – Part 5

B-cycle station at 29th Street I took the opportunity to try out Boulder B-cycle as part of the “Gazillion Reasons Why the Nederland EcoPass is So Cool” program series.   The ...

Gilpin County Corner

Roger Baker, County Manager.   Writing this one week after the election, we can now think a little about how things went in Gilpin County, and what changes we can make to improve ...
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Electric Vehicle Charging Station

Alexander Armani-Munn, Nederland.  A new electric vehicle charging unit was installed in the Visitor Center parking lot this month. The two-hose unit was funded through a grant from ...