close yup on flames

Record breaking fire and flood

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak If it wasn’t one thing, it was another. In the beginning of the year, a cold snap froze everything; in the summer, a hot dry spell burned up a record ...
book

GILPIN LIBRARY FOOTNOTES

Larry Grieco, Librarian In a tour-de-force novel, Monica Drake tells the story of four women living in the Pacific Northwest—Portland, to be precise—who each deal with the complexities ...
PPHCP

Peak to Peak Healthy Communities Project seeks donations

Elisabeth Grove Nederland Peak to Peak Healthy Communities Project, a local 501(c)3 nonprofit, is seeking donations for spring kids programs in the Peak to Peak area. Programs to ...
Brutal Cold And Snow Hits Area

Brutal Cold And Snow Hits Area

This Week’s Weather By John McGinley An Arctic air mass like we haven’t seen in many winters moved in to the Foothills Tuesday afternoon bringing snow and extreme cold. Temperatures ...
the Christmas Spenser

GILPIN LIBRARY FOOTNOTES

Larry Grieco, Librarian With Christmas looming around the corner, it seems like perfect timing for “the perfect book.” When Robert B. Parker died at his writing desk on January ...
Roll-over accident involving propane tanker closes Boulder Canyon

Roll-over accident involving propane tanker closes Boulder Canyon

Boulder County Barbara Lawlor On Monday, about 11a.m., a 4,000 gallon diesel truck lost control and rolled onto its side at the 32 mile-maker of Boulder Canyon. The driver ...
Water plant, purchase approved by Black Hawk City Council

Water plant, purchase approved by Black Hawk City Council

John Scarffe Black Hawk The Black Hawk City Council approved a site development plan for a new water treatment plant and the purchase of additional water rights during its regular ...
Great American Smokeout

Get support for quitting during the Great American Smokeout

Christie Preston Gilpin county The Gilpin County Tobacco Education Program invites residents to quit for a day or quit for life during this year’s Great American Smokeout, November ...