Central City 5/2/2013

Central City Government

Central City Utilities Supervisor Shawn Griffith, right, with Terry Rogers, a board member of the American Public Works Association, which recently presented the city’s public works ...
Historic Fireman Ned 5/2/2013

Nederland Fire Department

A century of service Barbara Lawlor Nederland Nederland Fire Protection District is in its 100th year of providing emergency protection to the Nederland area — a century of local ...
Firefightrs 5/2/2013

Firefighters are heroes

Heroes on the Timberline team Barbara Lawlor Gilpin County When the tone goes out to Timberline firefighters, they rush to the scene of a fire, an accident, a health emergency. While ...
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Maroon monster wins Derby

Copper car Best in Show Barbara Lawlor It was a tense moment. The blue-shirted boys and their parents watched the digital scale as the numbers rose in increments. They held their breath. The ...

Pachyderm, Elephant who’s counting!

Bonding with pachyderms Barbara Lawlor Nederland Imagine sitting in a car for 20 hours in 100-degree heat waiting for something to happen, not wanting to make a sound, peeing in a ...
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New Grocery Alternative in Gilpin

Barbara Lawlor Gilpin County It used to be that when a bunch of long-lost relatives called to say they were in town and could they drop and see you, it was panic time. How to feed four ...
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Ridge Road lion leaves calling card

Barbara Lawlor Nederland A mountain resident can expect any kind of weird joke to occur on April Fool’s Day, but Ridge Road resident Doug Cosper wasn’t expecting to find ...
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When dogs bite

Deb D’Andrea Nederland this dog has never bitten anyoneThe dog in the Picture, Outlaw has never bitten anyone. Any dog can bite regardless of size or breed, and sometimes it’s ...