Zodiac

Mountain Spirit Astrology : Summer’s End

Karen Anderson, Peak to Peak.  Virgo is the sign that provides the transition from summer into fall. Gemini, the sign in June, is playful and light-hearted, July’s Cancer honors ...
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Eagles explode in fourth quarter

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.   Neither Eagle team seemed to be going anywhere in the first quarter. The Gilpin County Eagles football team hosted the Pikes Peak Christian Eagles ...
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Facing the challenge

    Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.  The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has become the rage of the summer, escalating in mid-August. All over the country people are pouring buckets of ...
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Eagles VB team flies high

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  Last Thursday, September 4, the Gilpin Eagles volleyball team traveled to Deer Trail and after losing the first game, came up with a three-game win ...
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John Cutler with Cutler & Associates presented the Gilpin County Board of Commissioners with a positive annual financial report during the Board's meeting on September 2.

BOCC supports solar; opposes Amendment 68

John Scarffe, Gilpin County. During the Commissioners’ meeting of Tuesday, September 2, the Board directed staff to help United Power identify suitable land for solar sites totaling ...
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Columbine health care alive and well

Thirty-six years ago, a trailer pulling a double wide modular building lumbered up the canyon to Nederland where it became the first health clinic in the area. It was a time to celebrate. ...
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Gilpin Commissioners address MFHC closing

Lynn Hirshman, Gilpin County.  On September 8, the Gilpin County Commissioners held their third meeting to discuss how to provide interim services in light of the fact that Mountain ...
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Gilpin Library Footnotes

Larry Grieco, Librarian.   Good old Danielle Steel just keeps rolling along. In yet another new novel, A Perfect Life, she explores the lives of a mother, her blind daughter, and ...