Social Dogs

Adding a dog or cat to your family?

Deb D’Andrea Nederland There are numerous reasons to add a dog or cat into your family pack, from companionship to protection to life circumstances. If you ask people how they chose ...
fire

Apex Fire

Fire at Apex about ½ acre. Firefighters from Central City, Timberline, Black Hawk, CSFS, USFS, Colorado State Parks, and Clear Creek responded. About 45 personnel in all. Probably ...
LOS

Leftover Salmon – Special Event

recall

Major Brand Pet Foods Recalled Due To Salmonella

On May 4, 2012, Diamond Pet Foods expanded a pet food recall due to possible salmonella contamination. More than a dozen people in several states may have been infected due to contact ...
rabbitlookswest

Rabbit the First

By Scott Harrison It was an inglorious beginning. I glued together wooden boards for the body and head. I used 4 by 4 inch pieces of Douglas fir for the long ears. It was the first ...
Gilpin County

Preserving Gilpin’s past

Lynn Hirshman Central City Gilpin County’s Clerk & Recorder, Colleen Stewart, is working hard to preserve the County’s — and the State’s — earliest records. Stewart asked ...
bucket

A Bucket of Bolts

by Jackie Jones To tell you about a bucket of bolts I need to tell you a little bit about my dad. My dad was an incurable dreamer and he was always looking for a way to make a buck. ...
groomed

Groomed dogs look, feel, smell great

Barbara Lawlor Nederland   It’s not just about fashion. It’s about health. Some people would scoff at the notion of having a mountain dog professionally groomed, brushed, bathed, ...