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Orange triumphs in Number 50

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.   After a month of hype, after weeks of being afraid to even think about Super Bowl two years ago, Bronco fans raised the Crush bar this past weekend. ...
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A Palm Grows in Nederland?

Mark Cohen, Nederland.   The time has come. Let’s face it – Nederland winters are long and brutal. A little wind in October can make for a cozy evening, but by the time May rolls ...
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Top houseplant myths

Irene Shonle. Director CSU Extension, Gilpin County.   With the world frozen outside, we can still enjoy the comfort of green and growing things inside.  Houseplants can be such ...
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Harvest House : Ned’s new locally owned Pot Shop

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Nederland is home to small craft beer breweries, coffee roasters, and mom and pop coffee shops and restaurants that are not run by out of town corporations. ...
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Local kids learn about other faiths

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.   After the regular service at the Nederland Community Presbyterian church, a group of young people met to learn about Buddhism. It might seem like a strange ...
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Diversions : Singles Profile

Mark Cohen, Nederland.   I recently completed my first year of Internet dating. It has been educational. I have met many nice women and even made some good friends. I have also read ...
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CWS shares the love : Valentine’s for Seniors and friends

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.   Scissors and glue pens, hearts and flowers, magic markers and colored construction paper were strewn across the round table in the Nederland Community ...
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Did I see a bobcat or a lynx?

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension, Gilpin County.   Have you spotted a large cat while looking out your window or driving down the road? It’s always a thrilling sight, and one ...
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Being ready for anything

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.   Prepare for a disruption of life as you know it, as well as for a disaster. It’s not just the earthquakes, tornadoes, wildfires or floods that ...