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Campfire escapes, Nederland wildland crew captures it

    Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County.     On Thursday afternoon, the Nederland Fire Protection District, the Sugar Loaf Fire Protection District and the Timberline Fire Protection ...
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Estes: summer after the flood

Barbara Lawlor, Estes Park.     Almost nine months ago, the Estes Park River Walk was covered in a mass of silty sludge and broken concrete. River water flooded basements, ruined ...
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Independence Day in the Peak to Peak

A photo essay by Barbara Lawlor and Teri Metallo. City of Black Hawk fireworks.                                                                   ...
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Senior Scene – Flower Hikes

Serene Karplus, Nederland.     Columbines shine their white ruff faces to the dappled sun, their long blue tails streaming behind them. Red paintbrush poke through waving white ...
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Gilpin County Sheriff Report June

On Tuesday, June 10, at 0055 hrs, I was dispatched to 282 Timber Drive on a cold assault. Victim refused to press charges. Case closed On Thursday, June 12, at approximately 1300 ...
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Glimpses of Past and Present

Staging an opera: behind the scenes Pam North, Central City.     Bringing each year’s opera offerings from initial concepts to brilliant realities is a complicated process, ...
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Critter Corner : Rabies!?

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     Rabies is something that doesn’t jump to the forefront of your brain when you think of Colorado; but unfortunately rabies is here in Boulder County. ...
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Rising Sun show demonstrates horsemanship

Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County. At the end of the first summer camp session at the Rising Sun Ranch, the riders lined up and received their ribbons—their rewards for working hard ...