Gilpin Library Footnotes: Compelling true stories of music and politics

Larry Grieco, Librarian.  In 2015 Alexander McCall Smith published his sixteenth installment in the “No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency” series. It was called The Woman Who Walked ...

Read in Ned : Readings for the National Park Service Centennial

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland.  Centennials are always special occasions and 2016 will mark a very special one for fans of our National Park system. The first western National Parks, Yosemite ...

May Gilpin County police reports

On May 2, 2016 a Deputy assisted the Black Hawk Police Department with an intoxicated subject at the Gilpin County Jail.   Also on May 2, 2016 a deputy was contacted by the driver ...

MTPA receives resurface grant

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.   It would stand to reason that the tennis court closest to the entrance would get the most wear. In the case of the Nederland Tennis Court, the east court ...

Black Hawk expands welcomes EAGLESmart Convenience Store

Rebecca Blondo, Black Hawk.   The City of Black Hawk is happy to welcome a much needed amenity to town. Situated next door to the Black Hawk Post Office on Clear Creek Street, residents ...

Climbing the Scout ladder

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  The Nederland Cub Scouts Pack 170 of the Long’s Peak Council met at a picnic table overlooking Mud Lake to celebrate their crossover ceremony last Sunday ...

EMR’s Sanchez named ski patroller of the year

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.   Last Thursday, June 9, 2016 at the 53rd Annual Meeting of Colorado Ski Country USA, Double Diamond Awards were presented to eight individuals who have ...

Ned wrestlers score at state

Ned boys win seconds at state After a long, successful debut season into the world of middle level wrestling, the 2016 Nederland team participated in the State Greco-Roman and Freestyle ...

Future depends on growing food

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  During World War II, Victory Gardens were created by residents in the US to add to the food supply during the war caused food shortage, ensuring there ...
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