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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, ...
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Gilpin Arts Gallery and Show

Teri Metallo, Central City. There is something about the arts and summertime in the Rockies that combine for a magic we can all savor as the season kicks off across our Centennial ...
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Roger Baker

Roger Baker, Gilpin County. We received an email last week from the Public Affairs Specialist for the Arapaho/Roosevelt National Forest, announcing that the formal comment period for ...
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Larry Greico

Larry Greico, Gilpin County. Amanda Quick, a popular pseudonym for Jayne Ann Krentz, has a new romantic novel called Otherwise Engaged. This one centers around Miss Amity Doncaster, ...
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GOCO completes Conservation Easement of Tolland Ranch

Barbara Lawlor, Tolland. Railroad tracks run through Rollinsville and follow South Boulder Creek to the townsite of Tolland, through green meadows and aspen groves, gradually ascending ...
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June Buckle Series attracts local riders

  Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County It is all about the horses. But the horse’s ability, agility and response is all about the rider, the information that the legs and reins ...