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GILPIN LIBRARY FOOTNOTES

Larry Grieco, Librarian It is always a pleasure to introduce a new C.J. Box novel. This one, called Stone Cold, is another in the “Joe Pickett” series. Joe Pickett is a game warden ...
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United Power Board Election

Elisabeth Grove, Peak to Peak United Power annually elects roughly 1/3 of its 11-member board. There are four seats open in 2014. Many of the Mountain-Ear’s readers are in the United ...
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High Country Chili warms 300

Barbara Lawlor Gilpin County For years, the High County Auxiliary has held its annual Chili Dinner/Silent Auction fundraiser at Station 11 on the Peak to Peak Highway and did well. ...
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Gilpin County Sheriff Reports

Cherokee Blake Gilpin County On February 12, 2014 at approximately 0015 hours, a deputy conducted a traffic stop in mid-county and issued the driver a summons to court for driving with ...
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Forest Service starts new clear cut

BOULDER, Colo. – The Boulder Ranger District of the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee National Grassland will begin cutting trees near Lump Gulch Road, Peakview ...

Slash Piles burn update

U.S. Forest Service firefighters plan to take advantage of existing and forecasted snow accumulation to burn slash piles in the James Creek fuels project area, Units O3401 and M3401 ...
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Climb makes debut run—sort of

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak The small group gathered in Rollinsville reached for the hot coffee or the hot chocolate and wrapped their hands around the cup like hanging on to lifeline. ...
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Central City manager resigns

John Scarffe, Central City City Manager Allan Lanning submitted a letter of resignation to the City of Central City Council during its regular meeting on Tuesday, February 18, in the ...