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 ...
Coal Creek Canyon opens

Coal Creek Canyon opens

Barbara Lawlor Coal Creek It’s been almost two months since the 2013 flood destroyed much of lower Coal Creek Canyon, stranding residents and ripping apart the bridges that gave ...
Gilpin County Courthouse

Gilpin Commissioners seek grant to survey Nevadaville

John Scarffe Gilpin County The Gilpin County Commission denied a variance request on Golden Gate Drive during the regular meeting of the Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners ...
Gilpin County government

Gilpin County Corner, November 7, 2013

By Roger Baker Halloween was indeed a scary night for those of us in Gilpin County government, since that’s when we found out that the County has been rejected for Individual Assistance ...