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Information or misinformation

Dear Editor, Could Ray Lozano be the real gateway to hard drugs? …and by that I mean misinformation. I do not mean Ray Lazono or his colleagues are out there putting a needle into ...
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A Dozen of the Most Influential People in Tomorrow’s Society

Nederland MSHS Counselor, Aly Shambo and Mayor Joe Gierlach pass out certificates as students sign the book. This week was the Nederland MS/HS National Honor Society dinner and induction ...
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Nederland Food Pantry is a Life Saver – 5 Reasons to Donate

There’s no fancy marketing. No catchy name. It’s just the Nederland Food Pantry. The business plan is simple – They give food to people who need it, along with basic ...
The Holiday Lighting Ceremony at Town Hall

Nederland’s “Magic of the Mountains”

The Holiday Lighting Ceremony at Town Hall On Friday, December 5th, at 5:30pm outside our centrally located Town Hall, Mayor Gierlach and his elf assistants will conduct the second tree ...
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Boulder B-Cycle – Gazillion Reasons Why the Nederland EcoPass is So Cool – Part 5

B-cycle station at 29th Street I took the opportunity to try out Boulder B-cycle as part of the “Gazillion Reasons Why the Nederland EcoPass is So Cool” program series.   The ...
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LOL! Did You See the Mayor on Social Media?

Mayor Gierlach discusses blogging with Lisa White at the Colorado Municipal League (CML) Nederland Mayor Joe Gierlach gave a presentation for the Mayor’s Summit at the Colorado ...
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Attack of the Leaf Peepers

Geno Kennedy, Peak to Peak. One beautiful day about six years ago I was driving from one job to another and that pot of coffee I had drank hit me. I had the need to pee. So just outside ...
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American Planning Association Honors Ned Plan

The APA Award for Sustainability and Environmental Planning in Crested Butte I had the pleasure of attending the 2014 Conference for the American Planning Association, Colorado Chapter, ...