Category Archives: Entertainment

Turkey Shoot fun for kids

Christian Outdoor Fellowship of America By Randy Beaudette As the sun rose on the 2017 edition of Veteran’s Day, volunteers and youngsters gathered for the annual COFA Turkey Shoot. The event was held for the second year at the Colorado … Continue reading

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Gilpin County loves its senior citizens

Lasagna Dinner, Talent Show, and Auction Fundraiser by Pam Deck Gilpin County has an abundance of sunny and rip-roaring seniors. The Gilpin County Senior Living organization (GCSL), hosted their 3rd annual fundraiser Saturday, October 28, 2017 at the high school. … Continue reading

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Rams vs. Falcons

Air Force drops a bomb on CSU by Dave Gibson For a branch of the military highly regarded and feared for its aerial capabilities, the Air Force Falcons’ ground attack won the war against the CSU Rams last Saturday in … Continue reading

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In “hawk heaven” with birds of prey

HawkQuest brings its Classroom-in-the-Wild to Gilpin County by Patty Unruh Many of us have seen a hawk perched in the top of a tall pine, or we’ve been startled by an owl that has swooped in front of our windshield. … Continue reading

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Creepy Crawling through the night

In Central City October 27th & 28th By Jaclyn Schrock You can play your own version of Clue and “who done it” if you dare to walk the sidewalks at night in Central City as part of the 9th Annual … Continue reading

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What a hoot!

Central City’s Great Pumpkin Patch By Barbara Thielemann Charlie Brown’s Great Pumpkin Patch entered Central City’s “Big-T” parking lot with the big winds. Saturday and Sunday from 11 am to 3 pm, volunteers from the Central City Fire Department Foundation and … Continue reading

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The Golden Cruise…

Last car show of the summer brings out all the cool cars by Aaron Storms I always look forward to the first Saturday of the month in the summer so that I can drive down the hill and check out … Continue reading

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Gilpin football and volleyball roundup

Eagles crush Belleview Bruins 54-0 in football by Patty Unruh Gridiron Action The Gilpin High School football team smashed the Belleview (Westminster) Bruins 54-0 on September 23 on Belleview’s turf. The Eagles now sport a 3-1 overall record; the matchup … Continue reading

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Searching for a perfect project truck

You never know where the journey will take you By Randy Beaudette Sometimes events don’t always turn out the way that we think they should. Folks plan, but circumstances have a way of diverting us in an entirely different direction. … Continue reading

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Nederland Skate Jam

Kickflips and tailslides by Dave Gibson About forty boarders paid a twenty dollar entry fee on Sunday, September 17th at the Ned Skatepark for a cool T-shirt and a chance show off their stuff.

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