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Chinook students meet the challenge

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Six Chinook West students received high school diplomas last Friday, successfully completing the goals they outlined at the beginning of the school year. ...
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Summer Socks and Sandwiches

Hansen Wendlandt, Pastor, NCPC. It all started with the idea that some children and teens might be able to use extra food. Kids who receive free or reduced lunch at school won’t get ...
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Firewise Cleanup Checklist

Randy Lee, Nederland Firewise Action Committee. Did you ever wonder where the “Firewise” in the Nederland “Firewise Town Cleanup” came from? In 2013, the Town decided to seek ...
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Forest health projects make communities resilient to wildfire

K. Reid Armstrong, U.S. Forest Service. Why did you cut trees that were green and healthy? Why did you cut so many trees in this one area? What about the animals that are living in ...
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Artist Demos and Art Auction at Art at the Center reception

   Annie Thayer and Tracy Brewer, Nederland. The spring reception for Art at the Center on May 28 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. will feature artist demos AND a silent auction. The reception ...
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Wildfire preparedness

Rick Dirr, Nederland Fire Chief.  Wildfire preparedness is a bit like eating an elephant.  Likely, you worked mitigating trees, getting rid of beetle kill, low limbing the trees close ...
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Senior Scene : In Memoriam

In Memoriam by Serene Karplus Snowfall coated the land as we slumbered, Standing tall and innocent, Our young ones nestled close. We had danced in diversity, Our many-hued shapes and ...
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Nederland Police Department reports for April

On March 15, the NPD received a cold sexual assault case report from the Lafayette Police Department in which the 18-year-old victim says the crime occurred at a party in Nederland. ...