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Being ready for anything

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.   Prepare for a disruption of life as you know it, as well as for a disaster. It’s not just the earthquakes, tornadoes, wildfires or floods that ...
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Avalanche safety suggestions

  Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.   Colorado has the most dangerous snowpack conditions in North America. The layers of snow are unstable causing more fatalities than in any other ...
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Gold Hill museum artifacts named in top 10

Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill.   Last month, a contest sponsored by the Auraria Library of the University of Colorado Denver, asked that Colorado museums enter artifacts representing ...
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December Nederland Police Reports

In the past month, the Nederland Police Department issued 23 non-parking tickets, 6 parking tickets, 3 city ordinance tickets, 3 miscellaneous tickets and one state law. On Dec. 5, ...
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Nederland Middle School Alpine Ski Team

The Nederland Middle School Alpine Ski Team Back row, from left: Coach Simone, Paul Masters, Eve Colton, Abby Lanthier, Tommy Shankey, Abby Kelts, Sorene Erikson, Alex Sorokach, Lily ...
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Resolutions for the New Year

Mark Cohen, Nederland.   Well, it’s a new year, so I took some time to reflect on how I could improve during 2016.  Many people make resolutions for the New Year, but their resolve ...
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Leash Law in effect

Paul Carrill, Nederland Marshal.  The NPD has recently responded to several dog attacks/bites and a number of loose dog reports. The NPD takes these issues very seriously and will ...
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Wrestling comes to NMSHS

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.   Nederland Middle Senior High School sixth grader Joey Airola has been wrestling competitively for a year and a half with the Gilpin County Youth Wrestling ...
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It’s all good on the ice

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  It was old home week on the Ned Rink Saturday afternoon. Over 200 people, former members of the Nederland Hockey Team, former Nederland High School students ...