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Cardinal and The Switzerland Trail

   Serene Karplus, Nederland.  Cardinal is a tale of two cities. When Sam Conger, who had learned the location of gold from the local Arapaho, found placer gold in Coon Track Creek ...
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Gilpin school presents an evening of music

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.   An evening of music   The Gilpin County Elementary School Spring Art and Music Festival was held Thursday, May 5th. The music was held in ...
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It’s Your Turn : An Adventurous Shortcut to my Favorite Restaurant in Lima

John Mattson “Speak English to me!” Exclaimed the beautiful Peruvian woman very frankly from the balcony of her mansion. She had thought that the cliff below her home was unclimbable, ...
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Everybody’s Reading It : Fourth Grade Poetry

White Swan (An Acrostic Poem) by Blue Garcia-Paine White as the stars, amazing creatures swans are Habitats they have many, rivers, lakes, and forests In the sky, they migrate, ...
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It’s Your Turn : What Happened to the Sign?

Susan Bloomquist, Nederland.  For most of the winter, the Solar Air Heater has been generating free heat to Nederland. The sign with the working SunnyTherm  demonstration unit was ...
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It’s Your Turn : ICE MINE

Jeannie Leigh January 27, 2016 “You’re a sissy!” called Eddie as he gave Willie a shove. “I am NOT” replied Willie as he dusted dirt from the seat of his pants. “Then ...
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It’s Your Turn : Fifth Grade Poetry

Dark Silhouette of Shadows By Aiden Castleberry, 5th Grade All darkness is born to light and all dark power comes from the bright for the light will be welly restrained thou who brings ...
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It’s Your Turn : Living on the Mountain

Springtime in the Rockies. Perplexed by the bird feeder full of seeds hanging out of his reach, this large black bear took a comfortable seat and contemplated if there was a way to ...
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Handwriting Without Tears

Barbara J, Thielemann, Gilpin County.  An AVID tutor in Gilpin County Middle School classes made an observation of the various handwriting skills of Su Henry’s 7th and 8th grade ...
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