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Monthly Archives: January 2012
Gold was discovered in Sumpter in 1862. For most of us the vision that statement might bring to mind is reminiscent “paint your wagons” or a similar old-timey gold rush film; one of mass populations of miners flooding the valley … Continue reading
It’s only taken all winter, but this last week the snow finally arrived! A special delivery from the north brought us a storm packed full of the fluffy white goodness we’ve all been waiting for! Although warm weather and rain … Continue reading