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Meet the Press : Pam North

Twenty-four years ago, I came from Austin, Texas to Colorado, fulfilling a dream I had had most of my life to return there. Denver was the first home I remembered as a little girl, ...
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Solution for climate change?

Dear Editor, Thanks for the excellent August 5th Read in Ned column which, after giving a number of good resources for information on global warming, concluded, “human survivability ...
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Call for Artists, Crafters & Bakers

Dear Editor, Boulder Mountain Handmade, a fundraiser for the Boulder Mountain Fire Protection District volunteer fire department, is looking for skilled artists and crafters to exhibit ...
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Rockies first in league; Champs win tourney

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.     The last of Gilpin County’s  Co-ed Softball League competition was a humdinger. Upsets and turnarounds, extra inning wins, frustration, ...
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TeamWorks concludes third season

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Four years ago Dennon Jones was hired to be part of a newly formed collaboration between the Lincoln Hills Fly Fishing Club and TEENS, Inc. He is now ...
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Timberline Volunteer Recruitment & Open House

Jennifer Hinderman, Gilpin County. What if No One Answered the Call? A snow storm breaks out unexpectedly in the Timberline District. A fireplace causes a home to catch fire. Cars ...
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Crash ignites two Jeeps

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. It looked like a gladiator event between machines. On Saturday evening, August 9, a white Jeep with a soft top carrying four passengers left its northbound ...
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Gilpin students attend leadership camp

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.     Hundreds of students determined to learn more about how to be a leader—how to run a student government—streamed to Colorado State University ...