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Avalanche safety suggestions

  Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.   Colorado has the most dangerous snowpack conditions in North America. The layers of snow are unstable causing more fatalities than in any other ...
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Gilpin County trades South Beaver Creek parcels

John Scarffe, Gilpin County.   The Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners received a request to vacate a County road during a regular meeting on Tuesday, January 26, 2016, at ...
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Gilpin County Sheriff Reports 12/29/15 to 1/11/16

On December 29, 2015 at approximately 1239 hours, a deputy was dispatched to a cold burglary which occurred in the 3000 block of Gamble Gulch Road, Black Hawk, CO 80422 within unincorporated ...
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Resolutions for the New Year

Mark Cohen, Nederland.   Well, it’s a new year, so I took some time to reflect on how I could improve during 2016.  Many people make resolutions for the New Year, but their resolve ...
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GCYW wins 10 first places

The 2015 Gilpin County Youth Wrestling team Top Row, from left: Sadie DePinto-Jones, Joey Morgan, Joey Airola, Kameron Brewer, Mike Wenholz, Kaleb Oliver, Nathan Frye, Shii Maldonado ...
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Gilpin seniors rally for new van

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.   All they want for New Year’s is a new, comfortable, safe van and they are going to fight to get it. Well, they are going to fundraise to get it. The ...
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Gilpin wrestler wins national championship

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  He’s only six years old and he’s a national wrestling champion. He weighs 37 pounds, less than your average bag of chicken feed and every ounce ...
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2015 Obituaries : Living on in our hearts

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak. Joe Weaver: April 15, 1942 – January 1, 2015 Joe was born in Boulder, Colorado and graduated from Boulder High School in 1960/  He was raised ...
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Gilpin County Commissioners : Year In Review

John Scarffe, Gilpin County. January The Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners witnessed the swearing in of six County officials during the Board’s regular meeting on Tuesday, ...