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Jamestown heals through art

     Barbara Lawlor, Jamestown.  Friday, September 12th, marked the one-year anniversary since much of Jamestown was swept away by the Flood of 2013. The event was memorialized ...
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Breaking News : Road closed due to rollover accident

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Around 2 p.m. Monday afternoon, a Pioneer Sand & Gravel  semi tractor-trailer carrying a load of gravel went out of control on a switchback just south ...
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Facing the challenge

    Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.  The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has become the rage of the summer, escalating in mid-August. All over the country people are pouring buckets of ...
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Students relive Gold Hill history

 Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill. Last Friday a cloud descended on Gold Hill. The Colorado Mountain Ranch loomed dark and eerie through the mist, but none of  the 103 students spread over ...
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Columbine health care alive and well

Thirty-six years ago, a trailer pulling a double wide modular building lumbered up the canyon to Nederland where it became the first health clinic in the area. It was a time to celebrate. ...
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Gilpin Commissioners address MFHC closing

Lynn Hirshman, Gilpin County.  On September 8, the Gilpin County Commissioners held their third meeting to discuss how to provide interim services in light of the fact that Mountain ...
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Cross country teams run at Lyons

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Team colors splashed the Lyons cross country trails with maroon, white, navy blue, teal, gold and black as 240 boys streamed around the school paths and ...
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Rescues, fires and marijuana grows

Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County.  It was a busy few weeks for emergency rescuers and mountain deputies. On Monday, September 25, hikers located what they believed to be a marijuana ...