letters

Healthy keepers of the forest needed

Dear Editor, Having lost my home in this Cold Spring fire, and seeing the incredible cost of energy in firefighting and in the wastage of food by having electricity turned off in people’s ...
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Acers take lead in softball season

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. As published in print June 23, 2016. This could be the year for the Acers. One of the longest lasting teams in the Gilpin County Recreation Center Co-ed ...
Fire Protection Petition
Russell Gulch Residents Forrest Anderson, left, and Ed De Cieco presented a petition signed by 37 people to the County Commissioners on June 14. They are concerned about fire protection.

Russell Gulch concerned about fire protection

Fire Protection PetitionRussell Gulch Residents Forrest Anderson, left, and Ed De Cieco presented a petition signed by 37 people to the County Commissioners on June 14. They are concerned ...

Heart Healthy in Gilpin County

Arwen Ek, Gilpin County.  When I stepped into the Gilpin County Public Health building for a Cardiac Risk Assessment, I had no idea what to expect. “I’m perfectly healthy…what ...
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Olympic runners train in Ned

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  You might see them running up and down on our mountain roads, looking like two teenagers training for their high school cross country team. They are both ...
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Firefighters win!

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High Peaks receives high praise

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  The High Peaks Art Festival last weekend couldn’t have been any better. It was warm, non windy and filled with music, food and spectacular art. It was ...
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Laurent David McLaughlin

Laurent David McLaughlin  was born in Norfolk, VA . on August 18, 1956 and passed on April 9, 2016.   He was the son of a naval aviator and a therapist with roots in Grand Rapids, ...
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Robotics scholarships awarded

Annette Franck, Nederland.   In recognition of the dedication and leadership shown while members of the Nederland Middle Senior High School FIRST Robotics Team 1584, two students were ...