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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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Summer local wins 10K

Barbara Lawlor Eldora Of the 151 runners in the LaSportiva 10K trail run at Eldora Mountain Resort last Saturday, July 27, only a handful were local residents. Of those, the first ...
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Naturally Speaking

“Odds and Ends” Dave Hallock Eldora This spring’s moisture had me thinking that we would be safe from fire danger until after the July monsoons, but nature threw a curve ...
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Players, Bobtail tie for first

Barbara Lawlor Gilpin County Being on top of the Gilpin County Adult Coed Softball League is like being number one in a ski race midway through the start list: you could slide to second, ...
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County Corner

Roger Baker Gilpin County The large and diverse crowd at the recreational sport shooting management open house last ThursdaySquaw Mountain Fire Lookout night, July 11, at the Gilpin ...
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Happy Fourth of July; Leave Fido home

Deb D’Andrea Nederland Wow, I can’t believe it’s already the Fourth of July. This holiday, as with most holidays, can be hard on pets traveling in the hot summer heat or even ...
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Summer Recreation: Brainard Lake and West Magnolia

BOULDER, Colo. – It has been warmer recently along the Front Range, however, this late winter’s additional moisture increased snowpack in the high country and snow drifts are slow ...