Handwriting Without Tears

Barbara J, Thielemann, Gilpin County.  An AVID tutor in Gilpin County Middle School classes made an observation of the various handwriting skills of Su Henry’s 7th and 8th grade ...

It’s Your Turn : An Excerpt from Cardinal Sin

by Alexandra Armitage (Available on amazon) 1957 Cardinal, Colorado “Enough of this damn thing!” LeRoy shouted when the drill bit bound up and jammed. “Wrong tool for the job.” ...

It’s Your Turn

THE UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE They say music is the Universal Language. True, music can speak to all. There are so many ways it touches us, And language barriers fall. Music can reflect ...

Everybody’s Reading It!

My name is PFC Thomas Bolt. I attended NMSHS and graduated in 2014. I’ve been deployed with the 1st Cavalry out of Fort Hood TX to South Korea. I’ve spent about 2 months in country ...

Training Your Pup

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.  When I was growing up, I learned from my folks the power of positive training and how this interaction provides a great foundation of communication and ...

Science fundamentals for climate change

Clyde Burnett, Peak to Peak.   It is important to understand the atmospheric science fundamentals in order to follow the greenhouse effect in trapping the extra infrared heat radiation ...

Living on the Mountain : DoJoe on the DownLow

Chantal Knapp, Boulder County.  On Saturday, April 23, the 15th anniversary of the DoJoe memorial tribute was celebrated under Colorado signature blue skies at Arapahoe Ranch Cabins ...

Emergency preparations flood Gilpin County

John Scarffe, Gilpin County. The Gilpin County Sheriff’s Office presented an emergency preparedness guide and a proposal for communicating it to County residents during a regular ...

Gilpin Library Footnotes

Larry Grieco, Librarian.  As is more and more common these days, a best-selling author dies and his or her work is carried on by another writer. When Stieg Larsson died, the renowned ...
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