cardinal original shaft

Hanging on to history

Barbara Lawlor, Cardinal. Boulder County Open Space employee Holly O’Brien hefted the heavy metal post hole digger and punched into the rock-laden soil next to a collapsed shed. The ...
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Second Buckle Series in Gilpin

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New effort begins to save Belvidere Theatre

Linda Detroy, Central City.  Central City and Gilpin County governments are looking for ways to work together to save the 140-year old Belvidere Theatre. Gilpin County commissioners ...
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Nederland Coming Home Parade

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mystery dinner dead angus

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 ...
Lambrecht

Web in Ned: Sex, lies and clickbait

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland.   For those who have followed this series about the incredible utility of the Internet in researching, this installment may be a bit of a downer. And for ...
robot group in competition

Young minds on the move

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  It used to be that robots were science fiction characters, hunks of metal that moved disjointedly, arms stuck out in front of them, able to go straight, ...
andre painting

Bringing nature’s beauty to library

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  He walks into the wilderness seeking the moment when a vista opens up before him, a landscape that he captures on canvas. Studying the light and the ...
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Go-Kart racing at a young age

      Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  Dillon Archer couldn’t tie his shoes when he was five years old but had already begun making hundreds of decisions in a second while zooming ...