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Living Well, Dying Well

Serene Karplus, Nederland.  Many who knew Dave Felkley saw him as a mentor, a man who figured out how to live well and how to die well. Dave was a man who purposely kept life simple, ...
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Structure fire caused by candle

  Barbara Lawlor, Wondervu. A fire ignited by a candle in a wood shed next to a Wondervu home destroyed most of the building. What was left standing sustained smoke and water damage. Coal ...
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Southeast Asian students visit Nederland

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. On Saturday, May 30, 21 Southeast Asian undergraduate scholars enjoyed a barbecue at Mark Smith and Randy Sachter’s home in Old Town Nederland. The following ...
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County Corner: Local and not-so-local employment

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager. I’ve heard the job fair the Black Hawk Business Improvement District held last Thursday down in Lakewood was a great success, but that it was held ...
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Boulder County Section 8 openings

Jim Williams, Boulder.  On June 16 and 17, 2015, Boulder County will accept applications for distribution of available Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers for the first time since 2008. ...
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Eighth graders move up to high school

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Eighth grade students don’t have far to go when they leave middle school. In fact, their journey is just as long as one hallway. At Nederland Middle Senior ...
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Sending them off in style

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. They’re leaving home. The Nederland Elementary School students are leaving the nest, moving on up to the west side of town, to the Nederland Middle School—or, ...
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PACE grant funds support local business efficiency upgrades

Alexander Armani-Munn, Nederland. The Town of Nederland is partnering with Boulder County’s Partners for a Clean Environment (PACE) to help local businesses become more energy and ...