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Central City vets celebrate the Fourth

Lynn Hirshman, Black Hawk.  On Thursday, July 2, KYGT, The Goat—the community radio station in Idaho Springs, received an odd email request: “I need some help. My name is John ...
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Ned’s Mikaela is next Boulder County Rodeo Queen

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Many little girls dream of someday being a rodeo queen—of galloping into an arena packed with thousands of people, of proudly carrying the flag streaming ...
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West Mag a shooting area option; Gilpin cuts possible sites

Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County.  In the next month, the Northern Front Range Recreational Sports Shooting Management Partnership will host three open houses regarding identifying possible ...
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Spectacular Fourth of July across the peak to peak

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Community building by bicycle

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Mike Horgan bicycle racers sped through town in their team colors on Sunday, leaving rainbow streams and dust in their wake. Their gear was tight and aerodynamic; ...
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Mountain MidLife meets

Serene Karplus, Nederland.  As we settle into our midlife years, we recognize that many of our contacts with mountain people in our age range are often business transactions or brief ...
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Centennial Bank land donation

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. It isn’t a very big piece of land. Maybe enough for a few benches, a place to sit near the creek; a picnic table or two; flowers; an umbrella—and ...
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Today’s Green Technology

Brian Alers CPG, Nederland.  In many ways, Rare Earth Elements (REEs) are the silent providers of today’s green technology. The REEs are a forgotten set of 17 related metals from ...