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Mounded Trivia Roundup

Did you know tumulus is another word for mound? Time for a roundup of tangentially mound-related trivia…

Black Hawk :: lead :: joara :: tonka… 1,540 more words


Isle of Man Stamps and Coins and the Red Arrows celebrate the 50th display season with a set of six stamps

Isle of Man Stamps and Coins is pleased to present a set of six stamps celebrating the 50th display season of the Red Arrows. Due for release on February 19th, the celebratory anniversary pack comes complete with six stamps that depict the speed, agility and precision of the world-famous Red Arrows synchronised acrobatics team. 420 more words

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Indian Geronimo

Apache chief Geronimo (1829-1909) was born in the upper Gila River country of Arizona. Although he harbored animosity toward the Mexican soldiers who killed his wife and children, he also grew to dislike the Anglo-Americans who took over the region following the 1848 Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. 622 more words


Moline's Atwater Reborn At Black Hawk

3 years after suffering a brutal leg injury as a high school senior, Moline’s Jamaree Atwater is back and stronger than ever as a key part of the Black Hawk men’s basketball team. 37 more words


Authorities Say Man Making Hash Oil Caused Black Hawk Home Explosion

BLACK HAWK, Colo. (CBS4) – Investigators have confirmed a home explosion in Black Hawk on Sunday was caused by a man making hash oil.

Leeland Baker, 60, had to be pulled from the flames. 306 more words


Good Samaritan Saves Man From Butane Tank Explosion In Black Hawk

BLACK HAWK, Colo. (CBS4) – The Gilpin County Sheriff’s Office says a butane tank explosion is blamed for a house fire that left one man and a dog with burns. 313 more words


Black Hawk Questions

1. Summarize Black Hawk’s perspective on land ownership and explain how this belief system was in direct conflict with the Americans’ attitudes toward private property. 29 more words

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