The Mountain-Ear is located at:
20 E. Lakeview Drive, Unit 109 (inside Brightwood Music).
Our mailing address is PO Box 99, Nederland, CO 80466.

Phone: (303) 810-5409
Email: publisher1977@gmail.com
Website: www.themtnear.com

Mountain Columns

Recipe of the Week: Market Day Frittata

Recipe of the Week: Market Day Frittata

Who’s egg-cited for the 2022 Nederland Farmers Market season? We know we are and there’s so many goodies from our...

Music of the Mountains: Bonnie and Taylor Sims

Music of the Mountains: Bonnie and Taylor SimsFree Access

It was her first semester in music school in Levelland, Texas, and it was his last semester. Bonnie and Taylor...

Music of the Mountains: Ghost Town Drifters

Music of the Mountains: Ghost Town DriftersFree Access

The members of the Colorado band Ghost Town Drifters are no strangers to bluegrass. After mandolin player Oren Paisner and...

What’s happening at Gilpin County Parks & Recreation

What’s happening at Gilpin County Parks & Recreation

Gilpin County Community Center 250 Norton Drive gilpincounty.org 303-582-1453 Pool Hours Monday: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Closed 12 p.m....

Jacklegger’s Mercantile ready for the season

Jacklegger’s Mercantile ready for the season

As the changing season approaches that brings many more people to the mountains, be they on foot, in cars, or...

The merging of two Colorado forces

The merging of two Colorado forces

What do you get when you combine the taste of southwestern charm and a bit of Colorado history? The answer...

Letters to the Editor

Trump and McCarthy

Trump and McCarthy

Dear Editor, We now have a new twist. The Republican Party is required to embrace the lie that Donald Trump...

Is RCV voting right for Nederland?

Is RCV voting right for Nederland?

Dear Editor, As a local resident, I have a lot of opinions. One of those opinions is about the upcoming...

Widdekind to withdraw from Commissioner race

Widdekind to withdraw from Commissioner race

Dear Editor, Lisa Widdekind, Candidate for Boulder County Commissioner, District 3 has withdrawn from the race. She issued this statement:...

Gilpin County Schools Open House

Gilpin County Schools Open House

Dear Editor, Gilpin County School District (GCSD) students and teachers are hosting a Preschool through Grade 12 Open House and...

Older folks need resources

Older folks need resources

Dear Editor, At the time I was a much younger woman with an extensive human services background, who was the...

Thank you for the vote of confidence!

Thank you for the vote of confidence!

Dear Editor, I wish to thank the Nederland voters for your overwhelming show of support for your Community Center! It...