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Mile High League Championship

When the Mile High League Championship started on Friday, Nederland Middle Senior High School was enveloped in a cold grey mist. Athletes from down below gathered inside the gymnasium, ...
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Eagle athletes awarded honors

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County It was a season of wins for the Gilpin County Eagles’ basketball teams. The sports awards banquets are always bittersweet, as senior athletes recognize ...
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Pinewood Derby rocks Nederland

Barbara Lawlor Nederland After being inspected and weighed the cars were lined up on the counter and declared “good to go,” by Scoutmaster Terry Olsen. There were shiny ...
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Remembering the 1964 Olympics

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland Fifty years ago, in 1964, the Winter Olympics were held in Innsbruck, Austria, from January 29 to February 9. The Games included 1091 athletes from 36 nations. ...
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Super Bowl Cities Denver & Seattle Have Much in Common

Denver & Seattle – January 23, 2014 – Their geographic locations could not be more different.  Denver is located 5,280 feet above sea level on high rolling plains at the base ...
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The gift of warmth

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland Imagine skating hard for about 10 solid minutes, adrenalin pumping, sweating with the heat of competition and then stopping and sitting on a cold bench, an ...
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Year in Review : Sports

Mountain sports rule Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak It was a year pleasantly filled with snow for winter sports enthusiasts but unfortunately filled with snow for spring sports. Soccer ...
Pilates comes to Nederland

Pilates comes to Nederland

Babara Lawlor Local mountain therapists offer many kinds of alternative healing: the relaxing, let-it-happen-to-you massage, the stick-it-to-you acupuncture, laser treatments and ...