boys in play

Students relive Gold Hill history

 Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill. Last Friday a cloud descended on Gold Hill. The Colorado Mountain Ranch loomed dark and eerie through the mist, but none of  the 103 students spread over ...
trophy winners

Town restores Bocce tourney

Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill.     On the Saturday before the Fourth of July, a bunch of Gold Hill residents tried to shrug off the feeling that there was something they should be doing. ...
gold hill store

Senior Scene : Gold Hill Tour

Serene Karplus, Nederland. Gold Hill is rich in history, if no longer in surface gold. It was the first major gold source in the 1859 Colorado gold rush and the discovery there led ...

Slash Piles burn update

U.S. Forest Service firefighters plan to take advantage of existing and forecasted snow accumulation to burn slash piles in the James Creek fuels project area, Units O3401 and M3401 ...

Boulder District Rangers continue fuel reduction

U.S. Forest Service firefighters plan to take advantage of existing and forecasted snow accumulation to burn slash piles in the James Creek fuels project area, Unit 2201, located in ...
on the bus

Climb makes debut run—sort of

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak The small group gathered in Rollinsville reached for the hot coffee or the hot chocolate and wrapped their hands around the cup like hanging on to lifeline. ...
close yup on flames

Record breaking fire and flood

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak If it wasn’t one thing, it was another. In the beginning of the year, a cold snap froze everything; in the summer, a hot dry spell burned up a record ...
PPHCP

Peak to Peak Healthy Communities Project seeks donations

Elisabeth Grove Nederland Peak to Peak Healthy Communities Project, a local 501(c)3 nonprofit, is seeking donations for spring kids programs in the Peak to Peak area. Programs to ...