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Mountain Critters : Cat Veggies

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     I’ve written several articles about what dogs can eat—fruits, vegetables, and how best to prepare those; this week I thought I’d write about ...
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Critter Corner : Cat Grooming

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     Groom a cat, you say? Cats don’t require grooming, one replies. But au contraire, cats do! Yes, cats groom themselves by licking and washing each ...
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Senior Scene – Flower Hikes

Serene Karplus, Nederland.     Columbines shine their white ruff faces to the dappled sun, their long blue tails streaming behind them. Red paintbrush poke through waving white ...
Bear Baci

Critter Corner : Rabies!?

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     Rabies is something that doesn’t jump to the forefront of your brain when you think of Colorado; but unfortunately rabies is here in Boulder County. ...
Gilpin quit

Quit Tobacco


Christie Preston, Black Hawk. Gain Independence from Nicotine Addiction. Take back your freedom from nicotine addiction. The Gilpin County Tobacco prevention program joins the Centers ...
PCUSA

Achieving Disagreement

Hansen Wendlandt, Pastor, Nederland Community Presbyterian Church.   So many Christians over the last few decades have been so vocal about all the things that they think are wrong ...
Moose

Living with Wildlife : Moose on the loose

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.     As most people are aware, our moose population is burgeoning. Moose only have twins when habitat is good, and if you see ...
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Mountain critters : Canine Etiquette

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     Summertime is here and I wanted to share some thoughts on Canine Etiquette when attending house parties or festivals. I have attended several events ...