Science fundamentals for climate change

Clyde Burnett, Peak to Peak.   It is important to understand the atmospheric science fundamentals in order to follow the greenhouse effect in trapping the extra infrared heat radiation ...
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Living on the Mountain : DoJoe on the DownLow

Chantal Knapp, Boulder County.  On Saturday, April 23, the 15th anniversary of the DoJoe memorial tribute was celebrated under Colorado signature blue skies at Arapahoe Ranch Cabins ...
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Emergency preparations flood Gilpin County

John Scarffe, Gilpin County. The Gilpin County Sheriff’s Office presented an emergency preparedness guide and a proposal for communicating it to County residents during a regular ...
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Gilpin Library Footnotes

Larry Grieco, Librarian.  As is more and more common these days, a best-selling author dies and his or her work is carried on by another writer. When Stieg Larsson died, the renowned ...
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Water barrels will soon be legal

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.  On April 1, 2016, the Colorado legislature passed a game-changing bill that will allow people (finally) to be able to collect ...
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Diversions : How to Fight a Bear

Mark Cohen, Peak to Peak.  Editor’s Note: With the return of warm weather to the Peak-to-Peak area, the bears are out in abundance. Area residents must know what to do in a bear ...
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Central City Alderman meet

Janet Perry, Central City.  During the Public Forum part of the meeting, Alison Hickok shared her support of Ordinance 16-01, stating that the ordinance would be in the best interest ...
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April Black Hawk Police

Criminal hands locked in handcuffs. Close-up view On 4/1 an officer responded to the Isle Casino (401 Main Street). It was reported that a kidnapping/assault had occurred. Case is open ...
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Motherhood : A work in progress

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Their wish is your command. From the very first moment a mother lays eyes on her child, she becomes a willing recipient of sleepless nights, random demands, ...
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