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Great Report
John Cutler with Cutler & Associates presented the Gilpin County Board of Commissioners with a positive annual financial report during the Board's meeting on September 2.

BOCC supports solar; opposes Amendment 68

John Scarffe, Gilpin County. During the Commissioners’ meeting of Tuesday, September 2, the Board directed staff to help United Power identify suitable land for solar sites totaling ...

Adult Medicaid Dental Benefit now available

Jeanne Nicholson, Colorado State Senator.     As of 2011, Colorado was one of ten states in the United States that did not offer adults oral health benefits under Medicaid. Many ...
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 Roger Baker, County Manager.   Now that it’s September (already) maybe we’ll get a couple of months—weeks?—of dry weather before the snow begins. It certainly has been one ...
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Adler back in the running

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.     When Jake Adler resigned his position as Nederland Police Chief, he said “I will be back.” Although he has not returned to Nederland ...
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Gilpin County Sheriff’s Report July 21,2014 –August 4,2014

On July 22,, a deputy completed 2 Certified VIN Inspections. On July 22, an adult male was reported by Union Pacific Railroad as trespassing on one of their trains.  The adult male ...
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Roger Baker, County Manager.     The Tuesday meeting of the Board of County Commissioners was (as is often the case) somewhat at cross purposes with the lengthy work session that ...
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Black Hawk, Gilpin County sue for more gaming dollars

Lynn Hirshman, Gilpin County.     On June 18, 2014, the Board of County Commissioners—Buddy Schmalz, Gail Watson, and Connie McLain—“in their official capacities…and individually,” ...
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Gilpin County Corner

Roger Baker, County Manager.      The Cost Allocation Plan to be discussed at next Tuesday’s meeting of the Gilpin County Commissioners demonstrates yet again how greatly the ...