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Gilpin outplays Burros

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. The first Gilpin Eagles boys’ basketball game of 2015 was an edge-of-your-seat thriller last Saturday, January 10. Hosted by the Eagles, the close match ...
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Bee Safe Neighborhoods

Greg Wilson, Nederland. Thinking about spring gardens already? Here’s more food for thought. Can we protect pollinators in the mountains?  Nature needs our awareness and support. ...
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Ky Burt and Justin Evan Thompson in concert at Jamestown Mercantile January 29th, 2015

Ky Burt, Jamestown

.  Jamestown Mercantile and Sandalwood Cooperative presents an evening with Ky Burt and Justin Evan Thompson. The concert will consist of two sets by Ky, Justin, ...
astrology

Mountain Spirit Astrology : The Dawning of the Sign of Aquarius

Karen Anderson. The starry sing-along has begun. The signs are harmonizing about the dawning of the sign of Aquarius. The start of an Aquarian Age occurs every 26,000 years, but we’ve ...
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Coach Jones cheered at Bronco game

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland, January 15, 2015.  It was great season for Nederland High School’s return to 8-man football. And it was a great season for Aaron Jones, Ned’s ...
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Ned Library hires new director

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Jay Mann takes cello lessons because, he says, he likes the instrument’s voice. Being able to take cello lessons as well as ski, hike, and be involved ...
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Bitter sweet farewells

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak. 2014 was filled with the loss of many beloved friends, family, and well-known local residents. In some cases, the loss was sudden and tragic; in others, ...
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2014 in retrospect

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.  As years go, 2014 was fairly benign—no major disasters (although a couple of explosive hash oil fires could have been); no devastating floods, just ...