Softball season slides toward tourney

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. There will be a flurry of activity on the Gilpin County Adult Coed Softball League fields in the upcoming week as teams try to make up the plethora of ...

Mountain MidLife begins for locals

Barbara Lawlor and Lynn Hirshman, Nederland.  Nederland’s newest social group brought about 70 mountain residents out of their summer lethargy, drawing them to a catered dinner at ...

Web in Ned: Sex, lies and clickbait

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland.   For those who have followed this series about the incredible utility of the Internet in researching, this installment may be a bit of a downer. And for ...

Young minds on the move

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  It used to be that robots were science fiction characters, hunks of metal that moved disjointedly, arms stuck out in front of them, able to go straight, ...

Woman saves dog; rescuers save both

 Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County.  It was supposed to be a peaceful day at the Hessie waterfalls. The two women were looking for mushrooms last Wednesday, July 15, which have popped ...

Irate residents demand answers

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  On Monday night, July 20, the Northern Front Range Recreational Sport Shooting Management Partnership hosted an open house at the Nederland Community Center. ...

Nepal school teaches English

Lynn Hirshman, Black Hawk.  Many of our readers will remember Ken Ladouceur, who was superintendent of Gilpin Schools from 2001-2009. Some may even remember that he and his wife, Marlene, ...

Climate Conversations: Experts speak

Clyde Burnett, Gilpin County. Many television viewers rely on the Weather Channel for complete local and national weather information. Their prompt warnings of violent storms and precautionary ...

Gilpin County Library Director Named to National Award Committee

Elisabeth Grove, Nederland.  Vailey Oehlke, President of the Public Library Association (PLA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), has appointed Larry Grieco, director ...
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