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The Mountain Ear

“And in the naked light I saw, Ten thousand people, maybe more. People talking without speaking. People hearing without listening. People writing songs that voices never shared. And ...
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Summer local wins 10K

Barbara Lawlor Eldora Of the 151 runners in the LaSportiva 10K trail run at Eldora Mountain Resort last Saturday, July 27, only a handful were local residents. Of those, the first ...
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Naturally Speaking

“Odds and Ends” Dave Hallock Eldora This spring’s moisture had me thinking that we would be safe from fire danger until after the July monsoons, but nature threw a curve ...
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Nederland Entrepreneur

Ryan Lewis Martin Nederland Alvin Mites, Nederland entrepreneur and fungi enthusiast, is turning his attention to the problems of sludge disposal and fire mitigation that plague ...
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County Corner

Roger Baker Gilpin County The large and diverse crowd at the recreational sport shooting management open house last ThursdaySquaw Mountain Fire Lookout night, July 11, at the Gilpin ...
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Lost pups

Deb D’Andrea 4TheLuvOfDogz Nederland, CO We’ve all seen the posters, the posts, and the call for help to find the lost pup or kitty. Some find their way home shortly, just having ...
Forest Fire

Fire Restrictions lifted on the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – Stage I Fire Restrictions and related restrictions on discharging firearms will be lifted on the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests effective 12:01 a.m. ...
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Saws, Slaws: mitigation superstars

Barbara Lawlor Nederland Orange cones dotted the side of Big Springs Road on Saturday morning. The snarl of a chain saw ratcheted through the Barker Road trees as a low growl, dense ...