By Eric Abramson

Man rescued on Arapahoe Peak

  Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.     On Sunday, July 13, the NFPD, RMR, and the Boulder County Fire Crew were called to rescue a man who broke his ankle when he slipped on ice ...
A mountain bike rider lost control in a hard-to-navigate area and sustained a deep cut on his leg. Rocky Mountain Rescuer volunteers carried him to a Flight for Life helicopter and he was transported to St. Anthony's.

Mountain biker injured on West Mag trail

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     A couple of mountain bikers navigating the West Magnolia bike trails hit trouble on the third trailhead off the road, the Hobbit 3 Trail. Around 5 ...
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Nederland Police Reports for June

On June 14, a Nederland Police Department officer noticed a tent near the children’s pond in Chipeta Park. When he contacted a man and his girlfriend he said he was sorry, but ...
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Senior Scene – Flower Hikes

Serene Karplus, Nederland.     Columbines shine their white ruff faces to the dappled sun, their long blue tails streaming behind them. Red paintbrush poke through waving white ...
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Rising Sun show demonstrates horsemanship

Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County. At the end of the first summer camp session at the Rising Sun Ranch, the riders lined up and received their ribbons—their rewards for working hard ...
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High Peaks survives high winds

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.    An outdoor event in Nederland is always a risky proposition. We have surprise weather: buckets of hail, drenching downpours, summer snow, and even ...
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Colorado 4th of July

Where to see Fireworks locally:   BLACK HAWK - “Boomtown” fireworks begin at 9 p.m.,  launched from two locations. The Boom Town Band performs 4-8 p.m. in Stroehle Square, ...
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NFPD seeking volunteers

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  As the summer heats up, so does the number of emergency calls, wildland fire calls, accidents and lost hikers, fallen climbers and the possibility ...