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Swan song for Fair organizer

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  For the past 21 years, Vicki Nemec of Gilpin County has been involved in the County’s annual Fair, the crown jewel of events at the end of the ...
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The Good and the Ugly

Hanson Wendlandt, Pastor, NCPC.  One of my favorite podcasts is Boulder’s own E-town. Two performers play a few songs and often discuss social justice, environmentalism, or how art ...
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The edge of wilderness garden

Barbara Lawlor, Eldora. Pearly McGoldrick, 8, chewed on piece of crunchy, bright green, freshly-picked-by-her-own-hands Romaine lettuce. She and her sister Ellie, 10, and their mom ...
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Bodies, golden orbs and time travel

Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill. I love a good whodunit. Not the dark, bloody kind of mystery, but the kind which includes quirky small-town characters, the foibles of human nature, and ...
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High Peaks wins weather lottery

    Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Mountain summer event organizers never know how all of their hard work and their long-term planning will end up. They will be a state of preparing for ...
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Juried Exhibition treats viewers

Barbara Lawlor, Central City. It was the first time that Magnolia Road artist Marilyn Pinaud had won an award in the Gilpin Arts Annual Juried Exhibition in Central City. The 69th Gilpin ...
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Art, demos bring in the crowd

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. The art community in Nederland is fast creating a hands-on local event for people interested in trying various mediums and techniques, guided by artists. ...
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Nederland Board approves retail marijuana request

John Scarffe, Nederland. The Nederland Board of Trustees received a request for a retail marijuana business in Nederland during their regular meeting on Tuesday, April 7. Stacy Johnson ...
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First Fitness Place fundraiser feast a hit

     Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. When present and former mountain residents heard that Jeff Muskatt was bringing back some of Neapolitan’s original favorite dishes, tickets for ...