Water plant, purchase approved by Black Hawk City Council

Water plant, purchase approved by Black Hawk City Council

John Scarffe Black Hawk The Black Hawk City Council approved a site development plan for a new water treatment plant and the purchase of additional water rights during its regular ...
Coal Creek Canyon opens

Coal Creek Canyon opens

Barbara Lawlor Coal Creek It’s been almost two months since the 2013 flood destroyed much of lower Coal Creek Canyon, stranding residents and ripping apart the bridges that gave ...
Gilpin County government

Gilpin County Corner, November 7, 2013

By Roger Baker Halloween was indeed a scary night for those of us in Gilpin County government, since that’s when we found out that the County has been rejected for Individual Assistance ...
CSU Extension in Gilpin County

Free tools to save you money and energy

By Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County Despite what the calendar says, winter has pretty much arrived here in the high country. That means our wood piles are stacked ...
4 legged flood survivors

Flood survivors Even though the record-breaking flood of 2013 devastated much of Estes Park, the local elk herd seemed unperturbed last weekend as they lounged around the golf course. ...
Gilpin County voting changes—vote early on Saturday!

Gilpin County voting changes—vote early on Saturday!

Lynn Hirshman Gilpin County Colleen Stewart, Clerk and Recorder for Gilpin County, is looking forward to breaking in her brand-new “vote center” rooms in the basement of the Old ...
Ned housing in crisis

Ned housing in crisis

Lynn Hirshman – Nederland According to housing activist Atashnaa Werner, there is virtually no housing that people can afford in the Peak to Peak Region. According to her, “there ...
2013 epic flood disaster recovery

NCC: site of Disaster Recovery Center

Barbara Lawlor The epic flood of 2013 was a devastating weather event that destroyed homes, roads, bridges and lives in Boulder and Larimer Counties. Fortunately, Nederland and Gilpin ...