BoCo Commissioners approve Inclusivity Resolution

Gabi Boerkircher, Boulder County.   On Thursday, Dec. 17 the Boulder County Commissioners approved Resolution 2015-133 in which Boulder County reaffirms its commitment to supporting ...

The first winter at Caribou Camp in Colorado, 1869-70

Brian Alers, CPG. Caribou.  The weathered outcroppings of two unimaginably rich silver veins, that would become the Great Caribou Lode, were located on the north side of a hill west ...

Bright light in the night : Forest Service begins burning slash piles

Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County.   This is the time of year when mountain residents are apt to see piles of slash burning in the forest service mitigation areas. As foresters watch ...

Just a Minute : December Central City Alderman

Janet Perry, Central City.  Central City’s Alderman meeting was called to order at 7:08 PM on December 1st at 141 Nevada Street in Central City.  All Board members were present ...

Non-Violent Communications : The Giraffe and the Snake

Spafford Ackerly, Heather Gray, Charles Wood. Peak to Peak.  In a world that seems increasingly threatening, it is easy to be fearful, angry, defensive,….(name your poison).  We ...

A night of awards for Ned firefighters

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Once a year the Nederland Fire Protection District firefighters, their families, the board of directors and a bunch of future firefighters gather to recap ...

Boulder County adopts $426.6 million budget for 2016

Barb Halpin,  Boulder County.   Flood repair and recovery expenses continue to dominate expenditure requests in the annual budget. The Boulder County Commissioners have adopted a ...

Black Hawk 2016 expenses exceed projected income

John Scarffe, Black Hawk.  The Black Hawk City Council received the final 2016 budget and set the city’s property tax mill levy during its regular meeting on Wednesday, December ...

GCYW continues winning

Barbara Lawlor, Black Hawk.  The Gilpin County Youth Wrestling boys not only braved a snow storm and a long drive to Bennett on Saturday morning, they also brought home winning results ...
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