john denver

Diversions : John Denver – The First Rap Musician

Mark Cohen, Peak to Peak. I am 56 years old. I like 60s and 70s rock and old, twangy country. I don’t like rap. I’ve always associated rap with thumping loudspeakers, inner city ...
gilpin alive and well

Learning the easy way

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. The auto crash in front of the Gilpin High School was a grim scene, fraught with the horrific images of injured teens and crumpled metal. But it wasn’t ...
compost doug oliver allison

BoCo begins compost campaign at green boxes

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. It was an “only in Ned” moment. As residents entered the Boulder County Transfer Station on Ridge Road, bringing in their garbage and recyclables, they ...
wayde and patti

Wayde Scott Hodgson October 11, 1959 – April 9, 2015

Wayde (Scott) Hodgson was born October 11, 1959 in Boulder, Colorado and resided in the beautiful mountains of Gilpin County where he loved to be with his wife Michele (Patti) Hodgson ...
karaoke

Seven Reasons To Sing KARAOKE

DJ Panama Jim, Peak to Peak. Karaoke a great way for singers of all skill level to share their talent with the world. You don’t need to have the greatest voice in the room to Karaoke. ...
nepal giving

Over $11,000 raised for earthquake victims

Barbara Lawlor, Nederand. Although everyone in their family lost their homes in last week’s earthquake in Nepal, Resham Gurung and Lok Malla are grateful that their relatives survived ...
food pantry dave and chris

Raising money for the pantry

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. While Arn Current of the Slopeslide band sang and played the guitar, his parents Chris and Dave Current danced to the familiar sound. Chris is the director ...
Nederland Police Department

Nederland officers administered oath of office

From left to right on the back row are Larry Johns, Rick Dirr, Joshua Follett, Darragh O’Nuallain and Chief Paul Carrill. Front row is Jacob Smith, Jessica Steele and Police Clerk ...