Man for all seasons deve felkley

Man for all seasons

Barbara Lawlor Nederland Dave Felkley’s favorite time of the year is summer, fall, winter and spring and all the days or weeks in between each of them. In other words, he loves ...
Local man dies in motorcycle crash

Local man dies in motorcycle crash

Nederland         On Sunday, November 10, Jerome Casey, 52, of Nederland died from injuries sustained when he lost control of his motorcycle, a 2005 Yamaha, and crashed. Casey had ...
senior scene

Turkey-free Thanksgiving?

Before Christmas in 1862, Paul Lindstrom drove his horse team through snow and ice from Empire to Denver to buy supplies for the holidays. At a time when flour was forty cents a pound, ...
Great American Smokeout

Get support for quitting during the Great American Smokeout

Christie Preston Gilpin county The Gilpin County Tobacco Education Program invites residents to quit for a day or quit for life during this year’s Great American Smokeout, November ...

Fun Facts – Colorado’s Wild Weather

by Pam North The coming of winter to our mountains has the effect of turning its residents’ thoughts to the weather. No state boasts a greater variety of weather and climate ...
Turkey's a-coming

Turkey’s a-coming

Barbara Lawlor Nederland Thanksgiving is two weeks from today, November 28. It is a family time: moms, dads, aunts, uncles, all the cousins, grandparents, ex-spouses, soon-to-be ...
Coal Creek Canyon opens

Coal Creek Canyon opens

Barbara Lawlor Coal Creek It’s been almost two months since the 2013 flood destroyed much of lower Coal Creek Canyon, stranding residents and ripping apart the bridges that gave ...
Gilpin County Courthouse

Gilpin Commissioners seek grant to survey Nevadaville

John Scarffe Gilpin County The Gilpin County Commission denied a variance request on Golden Gate Drive during the regular meeting of the Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners ...