greenland

Climate conversations: Melting ice and extreme precipitation

Clyde Burnett, Gilpin County. Much of the increased trapped heat energy of the atmospheric greenhouse effect is melting the snow and ice of our mountain glaciers, the polar ice caps, ...
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Panther Open Gym all summer

Jen Lavely, Nederland. Greetings Sports Fans! Announcing even more ways to stay active and have fun this summer – Open Gym at NMSHS. Staffed by Nederland MSHS school coaches ...
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Juried Exhibition treats viewers

Barbara Lawlor, Central City. It was the first time that Magnolia Road artist Marilyn Pinaud had won an award in the Gilpin Arts Annual Juried Exhibition in Central City. The 69th Gilpin ...
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Softball season starts

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. In the evening, as the day cool down and thunderstorms roll into a darkening sky, the summer sounds of softball are heard over Weber and Elk fields across ...
fathers day

The Escape Pod

Kevin Patrick McCarthy, Peak to Peak. After my parents split, my father and I got together on alternate weekends. At first, this was great. We fished, played cards, and built things ...
Astrology

Distant Star Astrology : The Summer Solstice

The glorious golden gateway to the magnificent summer in the mountains occurs on Sunday, June the 21st. The Summer Solstice brings in the new season and astrologically is the beginning ...
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Forest Festival fundraiser

Barbara Lawlor, Eldora. Next Tuesday night, June 23, Nederland will be the lucky recipients of a concert consisting of local musicians who are well-known nationally. Vince Herman of ...
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Fireworks : A day with the boot

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. On Saturday, during the busiest part of the traffic day, firefighter-boot-carrying volunteers stood at the entries into the Nederland roundabout and ...
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Mission groups assist in Ned cleanup

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Alamogordo, New Mexico is flat and hot. Nederland is in the mountains and cool. In the past month, Ned residents have been griping about the wet weather, ...