Control ordinance includes at large, noisy dogs

John Scarffe, Gilpin County.  An ordinance for controlling loose and noisy dogs was unleashed before the Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners during a regular meeting on Tuesday, ...

Mayor, Aldermen swear oaths

John Scarffe, Black Hawk.  Mayor David Spellman and three aldermen took their oath of office for new terms during the Black Hawk City Council regular meeting on Wednesday, April 13, ...

Read in Ned: Insiders and Outsiders

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland.  Insider (from Wikipedia): “A member of any group of people of limited number and generally restricted access. The term is used in the context of secret, ...

Living on the Mountain

Welcome to “It’s Your Turn”. This is the only completely reader written issue each year. The Mountain-Ear welcomes your submissions every week, but once per year we ...

New Board re-appoints staff

John Scarffe, Nederland.  A new mayor and three trustees were sworn into office, and a fourth trustee was appointed, during a regular meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, ...

Tech Trends Virtual Reality

Gail Eddy, Peak to Peak.  “The promise of virtual reality has always been enormous. Put on these goggles, go nowhere, and be transported anywhere.” (source: TheVerge.com) Virtual ...

April Gilpin County Sheriff Reports

On March 29, 2016, a deputy contacted an individual walking down the highway. The deputy gave the party a ride to the casinos in Black Hawk. During the courtesy transport, it was determined ...

Meeting addresses transient policy

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  With summer just around the corner, locals anticipate enjoying their favorite months of the year. Nothing is as welcome as the Colorado sunshine in the ...

Congratulations Chinook West Graduates

Well done! The Senior Class of Chinook West High School will honor their graduates on Friday, May 20th. This is the largest class to graduate to date! Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogleRedditPinterestTumblrPocketLinkedInEmailPrintLike ...
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