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Winter Fun Facts

Winter Fun Facts Pam North Peak to Peak Nederland may have a frozen dead guy, but Bethel, Maine can boast a frozen tall guy. For all you snowman builders, here’s what you have ...
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Remembering Lynn Volkens

Remembering Lynn Volkens   Lynn Hirshman Gilpin County Like so many area residents, I was saddened to hear of Lynn Volkens’ passing just before Thanksgiving. For those readers ...
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County Corner, December 12, 2013

County Corner, December 12, 2013 Roger Baker Brrr! This past week was a brutally cold one in Gilpin County; it makes one wonder what it will be like when winter actually arrives in ...
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Seniors in Winter

A photograph of my mother standing proudly in a down jacket and furry boots, shovel in hand, on a cleared sidewalk in front of a six-foot snow pile testifies to the endurance of a 40-year-old ...
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Gilpin Commissioners hear crisis plans

Gilpin Commissioners hear crisis plans John Scarffe Gilpin County The Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners heard a presentation from a crisis team and approved inmate health ...
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First Robotics Kickoff for the 2014 season

Here Ye, Here Ye…the First Robotics Kickoff for the 2014 season will be broadcasted via the NASA TV channel this coming Saturday starting at 8am. The Nederland Pirates (team 1584) ...

Temporay Service is up, permanent Tower to come

Verizon and AT&T workers completing connection to temporary service after the cell tower fell from it’s perch above Nederland. The actual reconstruction of the tower will ...
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Record breaking fire and flood

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak If it wasn’t one thing, it was another. In the beginning of the year, a cold snap froze everything; in the summer, a hot dry spell burned up a record ...