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Ned Song Camp sings out

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     It was a camp designed to help beginners learn how to write songs, and, eventually perform them. It ended up being so much more. The First Annual ...

Timberline Fire Opens New Station – Open House August 13th

The Timberline Fire Protection District is proud to announce the opening of its newest station, on Smith Hill Road at Highway 46. This is the second new station that Timberline Fire ...
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Adler for Gilpin Sheriff

Dear Editor, My name is Jake Adler and I would like to announce I have entered the 2014 race for Sheriff of Gilpin County, as your WRITE IN candidate. I offer many years of law ...
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Mayor’s daughter: 9-year-old entrepreneur

 Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Aspen Gierlach, 9, is the founder of a business that was launched in Nederland about a week ago. Not only is Aspen a poised, self-confident entrepreneur, ...
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Underground Liquor: hints of mining history

   Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.     Binx Rugg didn’t even drink.   But Brady and Stephanie Kutcher wanted their liquor store in mid-Gilpin County to reflect the mining ...
Photo by Barbara Lawlor

The magic goes ’round and ’round

Glimpses of Past and Present Photo by Barbara Lawlor Pam North, Nederland.     Nothing is more evocative of childhood and fantasy than the carousel, with its brightly colored and ...
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House fire under investigation

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Around 1 p.m. last Thursday, July 17, Mike Patrick Bruce and John German were in front of the hostel on Boulder Street when they noticed smoke coming ...
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July Anniversaries: Important reminder to prepare for wildfires

Jerome DeFelice, Denver. This month marks two key wildfire anniversaries which serve as an important reminder that families need to take proactive steps to protect themselves and their ...