Cold Springs traffic stopped

Cold Springs traffic stopped

Barbara Lawlor A hazardous material tanker carrying Aluminum Sulfate in a roundabout route to Betasso Water Treatment Plant near the bottom of Sugarloaf Road took a wrong turn on Friday ...
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Hanging in there Gilpin Football

Eagle gridsters win third game Barbara Lawlor Two in a row. The Gilpin High School Eagle football team won its third game last Saturday, Sept. 28, with a whopping away victory over ...
Gilpin Girls win two in a row

Gilpin Girls win two in a row

Barbara Lawlor They’re on a roll. The Gilpin County High School Eagles won their last two games, giving them a 7-3 record for the season. On Wednesday, Sept. 25, they skunked ...
Roasted Toad features smoked hog

Roasted Toad features smoked hog

Barbara Lawlor All summer long Nederland residents have seen the trailer parked in front of the former Ben’s Emporium next to the KwikMart Now and then they would see ...
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Gilpin Commissioners Sign Thorn School Grant Contract

John Scarffe Gilpin County Chair Buddy Schmalz opened The Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners regular meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 24, at the Gilpin County Courthouse with a moment ...
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County Corner

By Roger Baker The pictures of the flood damage sustained by our neighboring counties have been sobering; we were very lucky in Gilpin County generally during the recent rains. That ...
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Gilpin Library Footnotes

by Larry Grieco, Librarian     There is a new book in the library by a young writer named Edwidge Danticat, who has written a number of previous books and whose novel, Brother, ...
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Catching up in Black Hawk

Lynn Hirshman Black Hawk   Over the last month, the Black Hawk City Council has met three times. In summary:   August 28   Council held a public hearing and then approved ...