mystery dinner dead angus

Bodies, golden orbs and time travel

Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill. I love a good whodunit. Not the dark, bloody kind of mystery, but the kind which includes quirky small-town characters, the foibles of human nature, and ...
gold hill banjo and fiddle

Gold Hill benefit : Chili beans and dancing beings

Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill.  The sound of a fiddle, the spicy aroma of chili, and the stomping of feet on a wood floor drifted out of the third story of the Colorado Mountain Ranch ...
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. ...