Timberline Fire Opens New Station – Open House August 13th

The Timberline Fire Protection District is proud to announce the opening of its newest station, on Smith Hill Road at Highway 46. This is the second new station that Timberline Fire ...
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Adler for Gilpin Sheriff

Dear Editor, My name is Jake Adler and I would like to announce I have entered the 2014 race for Sheriff of Gilpin County, as your WRITE IN candidate. I offer many years of law ...
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Underground Liquor: hints of mining history

   Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.     Binx Rugg didn’t even drink.   But Brady and Stephanie Kutcher wanted their liquor store in mid-Gilpin County to reflect the mining ...
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Shooting area : Public meeting July 24, 2014

Barbara Lawlor, Boulder and Gilpin Counties.     Two weekends ago, a Denver family headed down the US Forest Road 359 in the Winiger Ridge Campground Area seeking a serene, scenic ...
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Gilpin County Sheriff Report June

On Tuesday, June 10, at 0055 hrs, I was dispatched to 282 Timber Drive on a cold assault. Victim refused to press charges. Case closed On Thursday, June 12, at approximately 1300 ...
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Glimpses of Past and Present

Staging an opera: behind the scenes Pam North, Central City.     Bringing each year’s opera offerings from initial concepts to brilliant realities is a complicated process, ...
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Coffee, conversation with Commissioner candidate

  Teri Metallo, Black Hawk. It was a cozy afternoon in at Black Hawk’s Mountain Mocha Cafe as Gilpin County residents gathered to enjoy candid conversation with Linda Isenhart ...
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Colorado 4th of July

Where to see Fireworks locally:   BLACK HAWK – “Boomtown” fireworks begin at 9 p.m.,  launched from two locations. The Boom Town Band performs 4-8 p.m. in Stroehle Square, ...