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A Victory in Appalachia


A Victory in Appalachia Janet Perry West Virginia Larry Gibson would be celebrating. The hero of the Appalachian Movement against ‘King Coal’s destructive mountain-top ...
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Nederland shops filled with unique gifts

Barbara Lawlor Nederland On Friday night, Nov. 23, the news clips about Black Friday were horrific. From all over the country came reports of crushing lines, pushing and shoving customers, ...
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Barsamian berates cancer of profit

Barbara Lawlor Nederland Nederland’s Mountain Forum for Peace had its annual bread and soup meeting in the Best Western Lodge last Thursday, Nov. 15. The guest speaker for the ...
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Learning the “Soul of Parenting”

Barbara Lawlor Nederland Parenting is one of the most complex jobs in the world. There are no absolute answers to questions, only suggestions as to what might work in specific circumstances, ...
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Eldora opens 50th year

Barbara Lawlor Nederland The road to Eldora was flanked by meadows of dry, but still golden, grasses. There wasn’t much of a winter feeling. As the road wound uphill towards the ...

Thanksgiving Stories

Deb D’Andrea 
Nederland As long as I can remember,pets have been part of my holidays; from sharing our Thanksgiving turkey and giblets, to curling up in front of the fireplace and ...
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Trustees approve NedPeds loan


  written by Pam North Nederland The Nederland Board of Trustees met on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, at the Nederland 
Community Center, with the meeting commencing at 7:09 p.m. Members ...
The Mountain-Ear

Colorado’s crazy climate and wild weather

Pam North Peak to Peak The coming of winter to our mountains has the effect of turning its residents’ thoughts to the weather. No state boasts a greater variety of weather and ...