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It’s Your Turn : Wheels

Wheels Jeanette Smith March 2016 Little ones start out with four wheels on their buggies, then 4 wheels on their baby walkers and strollers. Strollers don’t work in the mountains, ...
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Naturally Speaking : Got Snow?

Dave Hallock, Eldora.  Last month’s snowstorm came 95 years after the benchmark storm for our area, which occurred on April 14 and 15, 1921. A total of 95 inches of snow was recorded ...
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Climate Conversations : METHANE POLLUTION

Clyde Burnett, Peak to Peak.  Ben Franklin’s 1774 letter describing the emission of “flammable air” from the mud in ponds in PA and NJ inspired the identification of methane, ...

For Your Health : Depression or anxiety

When Spring doesn’t bring sunshine: supporting a loved one with depression or anxiety Shannon Gwash, Peak to Peak.  Spring has (sort of) sprung here in Colorado. And although Spring ...
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For your Health : Parenting

Shannon L. Gwash, Peak to Peak.  As May is Mental Health Month, I thought it would be an appropriate time for me to share a little of my own experience. Parenting is hard. Parenting ...
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New Board learns about contracts

John Scarffe, Nederland.   The new Nederland Board of Trustees learned about dealing with contracts during a regular meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, at the Nederland ...
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Read in Ned : Summer fun at the Library

Celine Cooper, Nederland.  It’s hard to believe that while memories of snow are fresh in our minds, summer is just around the corner. For many people, summer is a time for vacations, ...
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Chickens: a Ned area majority

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Maude is still a splendid lady, a lovely arch to her neck, a black, sleek, silky coat of feathers, a righteous gleam in her copper/brown eyes and even, ...
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Mia brings adult self to art

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Mia Sole is the girl part of the Play-Ground Theater Company, which consists of herself and her partner Jeff Haycock, the guy part. But both of them ...