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Happy Birthday to Richard Brautigan

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.   Every year on January 30, Gilpin Library Director Larry Grieco celebrates Richard Brautigan’s birthday with a poetry reading session at the library. ...
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Read in Ned : Jean Foss

Susan Gerhart, Nederland.  “Love is how you stay alive, even after you are gone.” ~Mitch Albom The Nederland Community Library and the entire Nederland community are mourning the ...
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A Palm Grows in Nederland?

Mark Cohen, Nederland.   The time has come. Let’s face it – Nederland winters are long and brutal. A little wind in October can make for a cozy evening, but by the time May rolls ...
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Jean Foss 1/1/39 – 2/6/16

Marian Jean Wolf Foss, known as Jean to family and friends, passed away on Saturday, February 6, 2016 in Boulder, CO.  She was 77 years old. Jean was born in Sheffield, Alabama on ...
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Top houseplant myths

Irene Shonle. Director CSU Extension, Gilpin County.   With the world frozen outside, we can still enjoy the comfort of green and growing things inside.  Houseplants can be such ...
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Eagles come back after loss

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  The Shining Mountain Lions have an 11-2 win record and are now seventh in the state. Last Tuesday, Jan 26, they pounced into Eagle territory and demonstrated ...
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Alpine teams take 4th at Ski Cooper

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  With five races behind them and two to go, the Nederland Alpine Ski teams are getting serious about being the best they can at the state competition in ...
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Eagles wing two wins

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  The Gilpin Eagle girls’ basketball team punched down their losing spell and grabbed two wins last week, beating Shining Mountain and Belleview Christian, ...
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Harvest House : Ned’s new locally owned Pot Shop

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Nederland is home to small craft beer breweries, coffee roasters, and mom and pop coffee shops and restaurants that are not run by out of town corporations. ...