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Rotary seeks Nederland members

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. About 40 people gathered at the Pioneer Inn last Thursday night, enjoying the restaurant’s famous artichoke dip and quesadillas. Most of the attendees ...
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CLIMATE CONVERSATIONS : Changes

Clyde Burnett, Gilpin County. Our past benign climate was the result of our planet’s energy balance. Our heat radiation from the sun was just balanced by our heat energy loss to space. ...
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Naturally Speaking : Going, Going, Gone

Dave Hallock, Eldora.  A recent assessment of global wildlife numbers concluded that they had declined by over half since 1970. In other words, the world has just half as many animals ...
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Dave “Bigfoot” Felkley 9-11-1939 to 11-15-2014

David George Felkley, 75, a long-time resident of Nederland, died peacefully at his son’s home in Boulder County on November 15th, 2014. Dave, also known as “Bigfoot”, ...
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Dark humor infiltrates fall plays

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Four lovely young women in skinny jeans and bright red lipstick stood or sat on the Nederland Middle Senior High School stage on Saturday night. They ...
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Stagestop enjoys Hot Spell

  Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak. The old Stage Stop Loft in Rollinsville had its timbers shaken last Friday night as Gary Harrabye, Gilpin School music teacher, and his band Hot Spell ...
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Celebrating local veterans

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. About 40 veterans listened to the Gilpin County Elementary School thank them over and over again for serving their country. The annual Veteran’s ...
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Open House spotlights robotics

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  The one thing every parent or teacher wants to see in their students is a sense of pride in their work. The open smile of accomplishment acknowledged…the ...