New K-2 teacher for Gold Hill

New K-2 teacher for Gold Hill

Barbara Lawlor Gold Hill Natalie Littlefield, known to all as Mishie, can’t stay out of her classroom. She is where she has wanted to be for a long time, teaching in a room she ...
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Convicted arsonist sentenced

Black Hawk man torched B&B Gilpin County He did it for the insurance money, said the jury. Terrence John Ballowe, 41, was sentenced last Wednesday, July 31, for setting the fire ...
New assistant principal in Nederland

New AP finds ultimate fit

Barbara Lawlor – Nederland Everything Greg Guevara has done in his life was useful, but it didn’t fit into any plan. Last month, all the pieces came together like a jigsaw ...
Peaceful Meadow Farm

Gardens flourish under summer rain

Barbara Lawlor Peak to Peak Our mountain world has become green and lush with verdant meadows and wonderful wildflowers. In the past couple years, mountain gardeners have pushed beyond ...
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This Week’s Weather

By John McGinley Monsoon Continues; July Very Wet And A Bit Cool With a persistent upper level high to our south and southeast, moist flow continued into Colorado during the last ...
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The Mountain Ear

“And in the naked light I saw, Ten thousand people, maybe more. People talking without speaking. People hearing without listening. People writing songs that voices never shared. And ...
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Dog Toys, More than a Ball!

Deb D’Andrea 4TheLuvOfDogz Nederland, CO When most people think about playing with their dog, they’ll go grab a ball, a Frisbee or a stick, the traditional dog toys dogs love to ...
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Game of Thrones

In the celestial rotation of the signs, Leo is seated on the throne in the heavens. The current winner of the astrological game of thrones, Leo is the fifth sign of the zodiac, associated ...