Great Report
John Cutler with Cutler & Associates presented the Gilpin County Board of Commissioners with a positive annual financial report during the Board's meeting on September 2.

BOCC supports solar; opposes Amendment 68

John Scarffe, Gilpin County. During the Commissioners’ meeting of Tuesday, September 2, the Board directed staff to help United Power identify suitable land for solar sites totaling ...
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Columbine health care alive and well

Thirty-six years ago, a trailer pulling a double wide modular building lumbered up the canyon to Nederland where it became the first health clinic in the area. It was a time to celebrate. ...
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Gilpin Commissioners address MFHC closing

Lynn Hirshman, Gilpin County.  On September 8, the Gilpin County Commissioners held their third meeting to discuss how to provide interim services in light of the fact that Mountain ...
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Weather with John McGinley

Thursday we saw cool air move in with thundershowers. Friday was a fall-like day with steady rain and a high that only reached 52F. Saturday the morning low was 40F.  By Sunday we ...
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Donald M. Morse—April 10, 1940-August 30, 2014

Donald M. Morse of Berthoud, Colorado, died at TRU Community Care Hospice in Louisville on August 30, 2014. He was 74. Donald was born on April 10, 1940 in Boulder, Colorado, to Marvin ...
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Cross country teams run at Lyons

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Team colors splashed the Lyons cross country trails with maroon, white, navy blue, teal, gold and black as 240 boys streamed around the school paths and ...
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Glimpses of Past & Present : John H. Gregory, Man behind the mystery

Pam North, Central City.  He was the man who started it all – the one who discovered gold in the gulch between what are now the cities of Black Hawk and Central City. Yet surprisingly ...
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Gilpin Library Footnotes

Larry Grieco, Librarian.   Good old Danielle Steel just keeps rolling along. In yet another new novel, A Perfect Life, she explores the lives of a mother, her blind daughter, and ...