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Nancy Moon resigns from Carousel Barbara Lawlor Nederland It was a long, hot summer and a busy one for volunteers at Nederland’s Carousel of Happiness. The rewards of working ...
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Timberline Fire Protection District participates in Memorial Stair Climb


| Lieutenant Emmit Hoyl • Denver | Can you imagine the noise that 343 stampeding fire fighters in steel-toed bunker boots make as they storm up the steps of a metal staircase measuring ...
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Fire District seeks cadets for training program

| Barbara Lawlor • Gilpin County | Firefighters don’t just show up at a burning building or raging wildland fire and jump in with a hose. They have been trained to do what’s ...
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Shooting in Gilpin County

Shooting in Gilpin County On Thursday, September 6, 2012 at approximately 7:00 p.m., the Gilpin County Sheriff’s Office received the report of two trespassers in a dispute with the ...
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Man dies in climbing fall

| Barbara Lawlor • Boulder County | On Sunday afternoon, about 3:15 p.m. on Sept. 2, the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a fallen climber in the area of the ...
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Growing giant veggies, fruit trees at 8,300 feet

|Barbara Lawlor • Nederland| I have written about mountain gardens for years, have been in awe of Eldora’s perennial gardens, their columbines, poppies, bee balms, sedums and ...
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Library buys field of dreams

|Barbara Lawlor • Nederland| The empty lot next to the Nederland Community Library may not look like much, dried grasses, thistles, the prolific yellow-flowered weeds that are everywhere ...
HOMELAND SECURITY

Anchors away at Thorn Lake Regatta

|Barbara Lawlor • Gilpin County| Admiral Bill Bergen saluted the spectators on the shore of Thorn Lake, squinted into the sun and took his place at the helm of the USS Gilpin County, ...