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Slash Burns scheduled

U.S. Forest Service firefighters plan to take advantage of existing and forecasted snow accumulation to burn slash piles in the West Magnolia fuels treatment area south of the town ...
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WildSide Photo Submission

This is a beautiful picture of a sunset sent in by one of our readers. If you would like to submit a photo of your own, email our publisher directly at bhz@themountainear.com. We have ...
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Finding the artist in everybody

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County Roy’s Last Shot owner Roy Stewart’s art is everywhere in his popular restaurant on the Peak to Peak Highway in mid Gilpin County. From the ...
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What is a “Presbyterian”?

Hansen Wendlandt, Nederland You know more about your faith tradition than I do, but as I understand it, Buddhists look to Buddha or Buddha nature, Rastafarians look to Ras Tafari, and ...
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Super Bowl Cities Denver & Seattle Have Much in Common

Denver & Seattle – January 23, 2014 – Their geographic locations could not be more different.  Denver is located 5,280 feet above sea level on high rolling plains at the base ...
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Community Center final draft presented to public

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland On Saturday, January 11, the Nederland Community Center Site Development Plan committee presented an open house showing the various options for renovation ...
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Timberline celebrates in style

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak One of the priorities of Timberline Fire Protection District’s Chief Chris Jennings has been to recognize the critical role that volunteers play in ...
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First retail marijuana store in Boulder County

Pam North, Nederland The Nederland Board of Trustees (BOT) met Tuesday evening, January 21. Members present were Mayor Joe Gierlach, Mayor pro tem Kenvin Mueller, Trustees Chris Perret, ...