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Gilpin County News

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager.   The adoption of the budget and certification of mill levies that took place at Tuesday’s meeting of the Gilpin County Commissioners was rather ...
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NMSHS Winter Concert : Voices raised on high

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Those who arrived early at the Nederland Middle Senior High School December Choir Concert last week were treated to all of the choirs singing the Carol ...
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Spending Winter Nights with your Daughter

Ann Sherman, Parenting Matters Coordinator at TEENS, Inc.  Raising happy, confident daughters is complicated.  A four week series of workshops for 4th -8th grade daughters will be ...
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BoCo Commissioners approve Inclusivity Resolution

Gabi Boerkircher, Boulder County.   On Thursday, Dec. 17 the Boulder County Commissioners approved Resolution 2015-133 in which Boulder County reaffirms its commitment to supporting ...
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The first winter at Caribou Camp in Colorado, 1869-70

Brian Alers, CPG. Caribou.  The weathered outcroppings of two unimaginably rich silver veins, that would become the Great Caribou Lode, were located on the north side of a hill west ...
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Bright light in the night : Forest Service begins burning slash piles

Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County.   This is the time of year when mountain residents are apt to see piles of slash burning in the forest service mitigation areas. As foresters watch ...
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Just a Minute : December Central City Alderman

Janet Perry, Central City.  Central City’s Alderman meeting was called to order at 7:08 PM on December 1st at 141 Nevada Street in Central City.  All Board members were present ...
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Non-Violent Communications : The Giraffe and the Snake

Spafford Ackerly, Heather Gray, Charles Wood. Peak to Peak.  In a world that seems increasingly threatening, it is easy to be fearful, angry, defensive,….(name your poison).  We ...
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A night of awards for Ned firefighters

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Once a year the Nederland Fire Protection District firefighters, their families, the board of directors and a bunch of future firefighters gather to recap ...