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Eagles drop in first period

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. The Gilpin County Eagles traveled to Denver Jewish Day School on Tuesday, January 12, and went home with a 32-50 loss against the Tigers It was all decided ...
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Black Hawk City Council prohibits THC extraction

John Scarffe, Black Hawk. During its regular meeting on Wednesday, January 14, the Black Hawk City Council approved an ordinance prohibiting the use of flammable gas as a solvent in ...
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Gilpin outplays Burros

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. The first Gilpin Eagles boys’ basketball game of 2015 was an edge-of-your-seat thriller last Saturday, January 10. Hosted by the Eagles, the close match ...
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Bee Safe Neighborhoods

Greg Wilson, Nederland. Thinking about spring gardens already? Here’s more food for thought. Can we protect pollinators in the mountains?  Nature needs our awareness and support. ...
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A Life at High Altitude—a mountain saga

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.    Local author Brian O’Donnell’s book, A Life at High Altitude, is not what it appears to be at first glance. On the cover of the book a giant ...
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Bitter sweet farewells

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak. 2014 was filled with the loss of many beloved friends, family, and well-known local residents. In some cases, the loss was sudden and tragic; in others, ...
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George Snyder defies death; lives for Gilpin basketball

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. Last August, George Snyder of Gilpin County went to the hospital to have his right knee repaired. It had been giving him pain for years. When he was released ...
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Eagles fall to Lady Cats

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. The Gilpin High School Eagles put up a good fight Thursday, December 18, in their home game against the North Park Lady Cats, but lost 31-39. They began ...
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Robert “Bob” Shannon – July 19, 1950 – November 25, 2014

Bob Shannon, 64, resident of Rollinsville, Colorado for six years, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital after surgery, with his wife ...