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October 2020

All posts published in October 2020

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Gilpin designated as fire evacuation center

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County Commissioners support forest closures and public health order to limit personal gatherings By Randy Beaudette On October 26, 2020 Gilpin Board of County Commissioners held an emergency online meeting that discussed continuation of Disaster Declaration f... More »

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The Gilpin Eagles win against Soroco Rams

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Second of two Conference games By Gary King On Friday October 23rd the Eagles won their away game in Oak Creek, Colorado against the Soroco High School Rams by a score of 42 to 20. Subsequent to Friday’s game the Eagles have 2 wins and 0 losses in league play ... More »

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The ordinary, extraordinary cemetery

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Podcast of Gilpin Cemeteries By Jenni Johnson I just wanted to let you know that my podcast The Ordinary, Extraordinary Cemetery is off the ground and running! Episodes 2 and 3 feature Central City and Gilpin County. More »

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Turning back the pages

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30 years ago – October 2, 1990 Do you know a child in the community who has special needs? The Colorado Department of Health handicapped Children’s Program might be an important resource for this child. Orthopedic, hearing, vision, genital, urinary, stomach, i... More »

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Is my mail-in ballot safe?

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Yes! Four ways to submit your ballot in Gilpin County By David Josselyn “Mail-in ballots are dangerous, unconstitutional, a scam, and “rife with fraud. Absentee ballots are more secure than mail-in ballots. Votes are being cast on behalf of dead people and pet... More »

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Gilpin Eagles vs Springfield Longhorns

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Eagles chalk up a 44-20 victory in unscheduled game By Gary King The Gilpin Eagle’s Head Coach, Craig Ball had the following comments about the game and why it was arranged in place of the regularly scheduled Vail Christian Game. More »

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Sheriff Armstrong addresses coverage in Central City

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Council discusses auto-response agreement with TFPD By David Josselyn Work Session Council met with Staff for two work sessions prior to the regular meeting; one at 4:30 pm for a budget meeting, and another at 6:00 pm for a discussion on mutual agreements, fut... More »

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Is it a bird, plane, Superman – or a drone?

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Arial deliveries and more tech uses are coming By Don Ireland There could be a drone in your future, even if you never plan to purchase one. It’d be a stretch to say a meal from Sasquatch Casino or a can of beer brewed at Dostal Alley will be delivered to your... More »

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Dick Kroeckel remembered

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September 6, 1945 – October 11, 2020 Richard “Dick” Eugene Kroeckel Jr., was born in Indianapolis, Indiana into a family of piano players. Dick was taught to play piano by his aunt and quickly found his calling in ragtime. He started playing professionally in ... More »