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Black Hawk, Gilpin County sue for more gaming dollars

Lynn Hirshman, Gilpin County.     On June 18, 2014, the Board of County Commissioners—Buddy Schmalz, Gail Watson, and Connie McLain—“in their official capacities…and individually,” ...
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Nederland Police Reports for July

On July 2, a Nederland Police officer responded to a reported burglary in process. When they arrived at the address there was no indication of forced entry. Shortly afterward, the maintenance ...
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The Other Side of the Buds, Beers, and Burgers Festival

Marnie M. Copeland, Certified Prevention Specialist II; Peak to Peak Prevention Coalition Director; Prevention Coordinator, TEENS, Inc.    I am the Director of the Peak to Peak Prevention ...
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Happy Trails changes hands

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     It seems like karma, or destiny, or just a series of fortunate events, that brought Nick Morgan and Casey Kalista together…which led to their purchasing ...
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Mission: Nederland

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.         Last week, a group of young adults came to  Nederland on a mission trip to help local residents and non-profit organizations with some of their ...
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Meet the Press : Lynn Hirshman

I published my first essay when I was 12. True, it was just in my school’s monthly newsletter, but my teacher had mentioned that she needed something about November, and I complied, ...
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“Bigfoot” still smiling

Dear Editor,   Hi, BIGfoot here… Well… At the home of my son, Doug, and his wife Jean, under Hospice care while cancer is trying to take over. Pain control is the goal ...
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Tebo buys shopping center

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     We have several Hollywood images of what happens when a successful developer takes over a small town business center. There is Bedford Falls, in ...