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Gilpin County News : The future of our local wilderness

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager. The proposed recreational shooting site along West Magnolia Road in Boulder County has raised concerns about mountain recreation activities, but ...
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County County News : Reporting for the ACA

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager.   Difficult though it is to believe (or tolerate), the 2016 presidential campaign is obviously underway, with a dozen or so declared candidates ...
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Gilpin County News : Better services in the works

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager.  While Gilpin County may not undertake promotional events and street fairs like our two cities, that doesn’t at all mean the County Commissioners ...
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County Corner: Gilpin tax “burden”

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager. We recently received an email from a company called SmartAsset entitled “Study Finds Low Tax Burden in Gilpin County,” which of course seemed ...
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County Corner: How to get roads fixed

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager.  The wet weather has certainly kept our woods wonderfully green and lush here in Gilpin County—no fire bans for a while in our forests!—but ...
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Gilpin Sheriff – Long Arm of the Law

On Monday, May 18, a Gilpin County deputy responded to the Shoshoni Yoga Retreat on a report of a suspicious person.  A name, phone number, and license plate were retrieved.  Investigation ...
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County Corner: Local and not-so-local employment

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager. I’ve heard the job fair the Black Hawk Business Improvement District held last Thursday down in Lakewood was a great success, but that it was held ...
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County Corner : The broadband problem

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager. It’s not news to local residents, but as wonderful as life is in Gilpin County, it does come with a few challenges most folks—even mountain folks—don’t ...
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County Corner with Roger Baker

Among the agenda items at the Tuesday, February 10, meeting of the Gilpin County Commissioners will be the slightly delayed adoption of the Commissioners’ Goals and Objectives for ...