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Fire District seeks cadets for training program

| Barbara Lawlor • Gilpin County | Firefighters don’t just show up at a burning building or raging wildland fire and jump in with a hose. They have been trained to do what’s ...
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Shooting in Gilpin County

Shooting in Gilpin County On Thursday, September 6, 2012 at approximately 7:00 p.m., the Gilpin County Sheriff’s Office received the report of two trespassers in a dispute with the ...
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Man dies in climbing fall

| Barbara Lawlor • Boulder County | On Sunday afternoon, about 3:15 p.m. on Sept. 2, the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a fallen climber in the area of the ...
PUMPKIN

Growing giant veggies, fruit trees at 8,300 feet

|Barbara Lawlor • Nederland| I have written about mountain gardens for years, have been in awe of Eldora’s perennial gardens, their columbines, poppies, bee balms, sedums and ...
LIBRARY PEEPS

Library buys field of dreams

|Barbara Lawlor • Nederland| The empty lot next to the Nederland Community Library may not look like much, dried grasses, thistles, the prolific yellow-flowered weeds that are everywhere ...
HOMELAND SECURITY

Anchors away at Thorn Lake Regatta

|Barbara Lawlor • Gilpin County| Admiral Bill Bergen saluted the spectators on the shore of Thorn Lake, squinted into the sun and took his place at the helm of the USS Gilpin County, ...
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Local pleads guilty to sexual assault

Local pleads guilty to sexual assault Barbara Lawlor • Boulder County On Thursday, Aug. 23, Jason Robert Coffman, age 41 and a Nederland resident, pleaded guilty to one count of ...
missing man

Suspect escapes en route to jail

— Barbara Lawlor • Nederland — All of the Nederland Police Department patrol cars have bars on the windows, except for the black Jeep, the patrol car that a Nederland officer ...