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Swan song for Fair organizer

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  For the past 21 years, Vicki Nemec of Gilpin County has been involved in the County’s annual Fair, the crown jewel of events at the end of the ...
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Polar Gas expands in Gilpin

Lynn Hirshman, Gilpin County. Last Wednesday, August 12, Commissioner Linda Isenhart posted this notice on Facebook: “For Gilpin County Residents: Public meeting TONIGHT … re: Polar ...
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Gilpin Library Footnotes : An estate, a ship, and forgiveness

Larry Grieco, Librarian.   Stuart Woods has written nearly 30 “Stone Barrington” novels over a long and successful career. His latest is called Insatiable Appetites, and has the ...
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Climate conversations: Earth—The Operator’s Manual

Clyde Burnett, Gilpin County.  The 3-part video series, “Earth—The Operator’s Manual,” sponsored by the National Science Foundation and hosted by Professor Richard Alley of ...
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NES begins on Thursday

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. On Sunday afternoon, August 16, Nederland Elementary School children and their parents partied at the Carousel of Happiness. The Back to School party ...
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The maligned brown recluse and other spider misconceptions

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.  There are few critters out there that inspire as much fear as spiders – the brown recluse spider in particular. The internet ...
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Tech trends: Cell phone spots along the Peak to Peak

Gail Eddy, Nederland.  We frequently drive along the Peak to Peak Highway. Usually I know I should just keep my phone tucked away because it’s not going to work. But sometimes, you ...
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The sign sponsored by the Nederland High School Class of 2015 was installed in July.

NMSHS admin shifts

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  The new Home of the Panthers sign in the Nederland Visitor’s Center parking lot symbolizes the burgeoning pride and partnership that has evolved in ...
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The Good and the Ugly

Hanson Wendlandt, Pastor, NCPC.  One of my favorite podcasts is Boulder’s own E-town. Two performers play a few songs and often discuss social justice, environmentalism, or how art ...