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Turkey-free Thanksgiving?

Before Christmas in 1862, Paul Lindstrom drove his horse team through snow and ice from Empire to Denver to buy supplies for the holidays. At a time when flour was forty cents a pound, ...
Turkey's a-coming

Turkey’s a-coming

Barbara Lawlor Nederland Thanksgiving is two weeks from today, November 28. It is a family time: moms, dads, aunts, uncles, all the cousins, grandparents, ex-spouses, soon-to-be ...
Coal Creek Canyon opens

Coal Creek Canyon opens

Barbara Lawlor Coal Creek It’s been almost two months since the 2013 flood destroyed much of lower Coal Creek Canyon, stranding residents and ripping apart the bridges that gave ...
Depth of Field exhibit opens at Showcase Gallery

Depth of Field exhibit opens at Showcase Gallery

John Scarffe Central City Two artists specializing in photography opened an exhibit called Depth of Field at the Showcase Gallery above the Visitor’s Center in Central City. Greg ...
Pilates comes to Nederland

Pilates comes to Nederland

Babara Lawlor Local mountain therapists offer many kinds of alternative healing: the relaxing, let-it-happen-to-you massage, the stick-it-to-you acupuncture, laser treatments and ...
Fall plays witty, ironic

Fall plays witty, ironic

Barbara Lawlor – Nederland Last Thursday, after most of the students had left the campus, Nederland Middle/Senior High School theater students rehearsed their parts in the NMSHS ...
Greenwich Village

GILPIN LIBRARY FOOTNOTES

By Larry Grieco, Librarian After fourteen years Helen Fielding returns to her “Bridget Jones” series with the third installment, Bridget Jones: Mad about the Boy. Bridget is middle-aged ...
Fair offers shots, well tests, food

Fair offers shots, well tests, food

On Thursday, Nov. 16, the Nederland Community Center will be the site of a Thanksgiving food box distribution. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. boxes filled with Thanksgiving-themed items will ...
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Denver Mint

The United States Mint is the largest coin manufacturing organization in the world, operating from only two locations – Philadelphia and Denver. The Mint at Denver currently manufactures ...