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Black Hawk historic mining properties

Melissa Greiner, Black Hawk.  The City of Black Hawk recently announced it has purchased the most historically significant and celebrated gold mining properties in the State of Colorado. ...
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Central City vets celebrate the Fourth

Lynn Hirshman, Black Hawk.  On Thursday, July 2, KYGT, The Goat—the community radio station in Idaho Springs, received an odd email request: “I need some help. My name is John ...
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Bawdy ladies and Dapper Dans

Barbara Lawlor, Central City. There is something heart-warming about scantily clothed women twisting and shaking in the middle of the street; about couples hopping onto a bed and then ...
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Central City prepares for summer events

    Barbara Lawlor, Central City. Nicki Friedeck, owner of the Nicki Lee Bed and Breakfast in Central City, scrubbed away at many layers of grime on the windowsills of an historic ...
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Central City Council finalizes leases

Lynn Hirshman, Central City. The Central City Council passed two ordinances at their meeting on May 5. The first involved minor revisions to the Council’s Rules of Procedure, proposed ...
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Central City Clerk, election vindicated

Lynn Hirshman, Central City. On October 6, Robert Fejeran and Brad Snedeker filed a lawsuit challenging some of the official election practices of the City of Central, and of the actions ...
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Central City Manager settles in

Lynn Hirshman, Central City. On Thursday, October 2, Central City Manager Daniel Miera was inducted into the Peak to Peak Rotary Club – only the latest step on his road to becoming ...
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Lawsuit alleges election improprieties

John Scarffe, Central City. A lawsuit filed by Brad Snedeker on Monday, October 6, in the Gilpin County Court alleges improprieties in the Central City Clerk’s notarizing of nomination ...