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Centennial to buy Ned’s Mutual of Omaha

Barbara Lawlor. Nederland.     If the deal goes through, if bank regulators approve, the Mutual of Omaha Bank in Nederland will have a new owner sometime in October. Jim Noland, ...
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Roy’s is for sale

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. Roy’s is for sale The sign on the outside of Roy’s Last Shot is a bad sign. It says the business is for sale. Roy and Barbara Stewart say ...
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What’s wrong with these leaves?

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.     Have you been seeing some odd-looking leaves on trees and shrubs lately? Are you wondering what’s going on with them? Let’s ...
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Happy Trails changes hands

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     It seems like karma, or destiny, or just a series of fortunate events, that brought Nick Morgan and Casey Kalista together…which led to their purchasing ...
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Meet the Press : Lynn Hirshman

I published my first essay when I was 12. True, it was just in my school’s monthly newsletter, but my teacher had mentioned that she needed something about November, and I complied, ...
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Tebo buys shopping center

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     We have several Hollywood images of what happens when a successful developer takes over a small town business center. There is Bedford Falls, in ...
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Meet the Press : John Clower

John was born in Philadelphia in the mid-20th century, though he moved to the Fort Worth, Texas suburbs as a young boy. He earned a B.B.A. in Accounting at UT Arlington, and worked ...
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Celebrating all carousels

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     There are all kinds of carousels in history. Most of them feature the rearing horses with flared nostrils and white rimmed eyes. Some stray from ...