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Lake Isabelle repair and helicopter traffic, near Brainard Lake Area

BOULDER, Colo. – Work on Lake Isabelle, located west of the Brainard Lake Recreation Area (BLRA), could start as early as July 30 and last until the end of September. Lefthand Ditch ...
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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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Finding a home for Muttley

Barbara Lawlor Nederland His long journey had finally come to an end. Wayne Sobas left Florida about three weeks ago, driving his dark green Chevy Malibu with a new engine. He was ...
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Grand Marshal returns to childhood

Barbara Lawlor Nederland Each year, a grand marshal leads the Old Timers’ Day Parade. Jeanette Smith who has traditionally chosen the person who would have this honor is an old timer ...
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Doc Camarata struggles to stay open

John Scarffe Editor The Mountain-Ear Barbara Lawlor During the past year, the Columbine Family Health Care has suffered some challenges and met them, managing to ...
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This Week’s Weather

By John McGinley Upper High Shifts To West; Brings A Drier Week Weak northwesterly flow aloft brought on by a shift of the upper level high to the west, kept wet monsoon air at bay. ...
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Saying Goodbye

Deb D’Andrea 4TheLuvOfDogz Nederland, CO Wow, what a past couple weeks it’s been. I’ve had so many friends and clients say goodbye to their canine companions due to various issues, ...