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Meet the Press : Teri Metallo

Teri Metallo was born in Northern Virginia, the second of four children. She remembers her mother, who wrote occasional columns, taking her by local newspapers in Leesburg, Virginia, ...
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Big, bad, and pricey

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.     On Monday afternoon, July 7, the Gilpin County Fairground hosted one of the biggest deals in the thrills and spills sport of bull riding. One ...
My Fair Lady

My Fair Lady in Allenspark

 Elizabeth Skinner, Allenspark.      Allenspark Performing Arts Company proudly presents Lerner and  Loewe’s My Fair Lady, the classic story about a Cockney flower girl ...
Roger Baker

Gilpin County Corner

Roger Baker, County Manager.    I’ve written many times about how dependent Gilpin County is on the gaming industry—pretty much the only industry in the County—and at Tuesday’s ...
Larry Greico

Gilpin Library Footnotes

Larry Grieco, Librarian.    Janet Evanovich has long been entertaining discerning readers with her “Stephanie Plum” series. The twenty-first entry in these long-running bounty ...
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Flawed Process

During the last meeting of The Nederland Board of Trustees, the Board took up an informational item and an action item that took a couple of hours to discuss. Both were remanded back ...
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Campfire escapes, Nederland wildland crew captures it

    Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County.     On Thursday afternoon, the Nederland Fire Protection District, the Sugar Loaf Fire Protection District and the Timberline Fire Protection ...
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Estes: summer after the flood

Barbara Lawlor, Estes Park.     Almost nine months ago, the Estes Park River Walk was covered in a mass of silty sludge and broken concrete. River water flooded basements, ruined ...