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MFP celebrates year’s progress

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Once a year the Mountain Forum for Peace has a members’ meeting, a picnic—a time to acknowledge accomplishments and funds raised and spent, and to ...
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Nederland Police offers Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Paul Carrill, Nederland Police Chief. The Nederland Police Department will again be participating in the Ninth National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day for Saturday, September 27, 2014. ...
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Breaking News : Road closed due to rollover accident

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Around 2 p.m. Monday afternoon, a Pioneer Sand & Gravel  semi tractor-trailer carrying a load of gravel went out of control on a switchback just south ...
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Nederland Miners’ Days set for September 20 and 21

Emmit Hoyl, Nederland.   Once a year Nederland celebrates its humble beginnings and history with its Miners’ Days Celebration. For two days Nederland comes alive again as real miners, ...
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August Nederland Police Reports

On August 2, two Nederland officers drove past the Nederland Visitors’ Center and noticed a man sitting on the bench and drinking from a clear bottle that appeared to contain ...
Very Sustainable
Connor Merrigan's Sustainability Action Plan received a lot of discussion but eventually was approved by the Nederland Board of Trustees at the September 2 meeting.

BOT approves Sustainability Action Plan

John Scarffe, Nederland. At the Board of Trustees’ regular meeting on Tuesday, September 2, they received a resolution to adopt a Sustainability Action Plan. Town Administrator Alisha ...
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Mountain Spirit Astrology : Summer’s End

Karen Anderson, Peak to Peak.  Virgo is the sign that provides the transition from summer into fall. Gemini, the sign in June, is playful and light-hearted, July’s Cancer honors ...
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Mountain Critters : Why dogs eat grass

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.  I’ve had several people come up to me and ask “Why does my dog eat grass?” While we can never really know without them telling us, we can speculate. ...