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December 2020

All posts published in December 2020

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Marcia Guard remembered

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February 16, 1945 – November 21, 2020 Marcia Lynn Guard, 75, earned her angel wings on Saturday, November 21st surrounded by family in her beloved mountain home in Gilpin County. Marcia was born on February 16, 1945, and was the second of two children born to ... More »

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Colorado deems weddings and funerals as essential

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State drops limits on houses of worship PRESS RELEASE – The state has dropped coronavirus capacity limits on houses of worship and religious events such as weddings and funerals, declaring they are “essential” after a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling. Late Mon... More »

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Vermin control in your vehicles

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Remedies from the Classic Car Restoration Club Members By Mark Simpson Q: I have a problem with rats and mice getting into my cars and eating wire harnesses, vacuum hoses, and spark plug wires. Do you have any ideals about what to do? They are getting to be an... More »

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Turning back the pages

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30 years ago – December 14, 1990 If the city of Denver fails in its drive to win a major league franchise, at least the masses in Gilpin County won’t be entirely let down. A group of students at Gilpin County School have been lobbying with the school board for... More »

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Santa Claus is coming to town

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From the Gilpin Historical Society By David Forsyth, PhD Christmas celebrations in the early years of Gilpin County were elaborate affairs. Parades marched down Central City’s streets, parties took place at houses in all of the towns, stores were packed with p... More »

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Congressman Neguse virtual town hall

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November 23rd for 2nd Congressional District By Jaclyn Schrock US Congressman Joe Neguse has served Colorado’s 2nd Congressional District in the US House of Representatives since January 2019. From Washington D.C. Congressman Neguse coordinated a call-in virtu... More »

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Turning back the pages

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30 years ago – December 7, 1990 The Register-Call is the winner of three awards in this year’s Colorado Press Association statewide newspaper contest. This summer’s Gilpin County Visitor’s Guide has been declared one of the three best produced by the staff of ... More »