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Read in Ned: Back to School for Grownups

Celine Cooper, Nederland.  Do you ever wish you could learn a new skill or new language but feel like you don’t have the time or resources? Are you possibly looking for a new vocation ...

Gilpin County Fair

Barbara Lawlor, Rollinsville.  A cold wind blew over the Gilpin County fairgrounds on Saturday afternoon, August 20, 2016. People pulled on their sweatshirts and jackets, frowned, ...

Rollinsville frees itself again ( Check out these great pictures! )

Rollinsville frees itself again Barbara Lawlor Rollinsville The annual parade consisted of: One very former governor making promises One fire engine honking its horn One politician ...

The Legacy of Metal Mining Around Nederland

Brian Alers, Nederland. Dedicated to the memory of the “old time” prospector, one of the most unique characters in American history. Part 2: The Pikes Peak Gold Rush By December ...

No white walls for Black Cube art

No white walls for Black Cube art Barbara Lawlor In the middle of Kirby’s Field in Gold Hill, a black cube-ish structure stands stark against the long dry stalks of browning grass ...

Local in top 10 songwriter at at Lyons

Local in top 10 songwriter at at Lyons Barbara Lawlor Nederland Last Friday night, July 5, 2016, Salto’s First Friday entertainment featured the Strangebyrds, Cari Minor and ...

Gilpin Library Footnotes : Heartaches and Heroines

Larry Grieco, Librarian.  Anton Disclafani is a fine young novelist who has just published her second book, The After Party. This is the story of a remarkable friendship between two ...

Read in Ned: Stop Making Sense

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland.  In the bestsellers market, books devoted to music seem to be dominated by biographies of mainstream rockers and contemporary artists. As one would expect, ...

Naturally Speaking : Staying Connected

Dave Hallock, Eldora.  The concept of maintaining “habitat connectivity” has received recent attention. During this past winter the television series NOVA had a program that focused ...
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