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Complaint about transient-camping public-service graphic; Pioneer responds
Limit on out-of-state contractors 'will hurt Colorado in long run'
Holmes football wins District 11 championship
New memory-care center works with History Center
Goodwill's 2300-block changes 'better than the last 20 years'
fleet-maintenance plan worse than Kum & Go's
Pioneer for coverage of English Channel swim, Alzheimers fundraising
Regarding expansion plan: Calvary Worship 'very sensitive' to neighborhod
From 'ditch' to 'linear park' in Pleasant Valley (posted 7/13/14)
resident concerned about Calvary parking plan
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Local Ferguson protesters owe Coronado High School $3,000
Big engine behind Nonmotorized Plan
How one person sees the election ballot
For OWN, city's doors closing could mean others opening
The History Center and the homeless - a modest proposal
The old Half Way House in Ruxton Park
A buffalo skull causes a stir (posted 11/29/14)
The Red Rock Canyon train (posted 11/15/14)
The power plant at Ruxton Park (posted 11/3/14)
Old-time cafes getting harder to find (posted 10/22/14)
What could have been Manitou's 'Bishop's Castle'
10 years left on West's time capsule
90 years ago - the opening of West, North and South
The first radio stations
The only 'real' grave at the Pikes Peak summit
A Cripple Creek 'coal rustler' dies as he'd lived
Chipeta was rare in her time as a female Indian leader
The train wreck of August 1907... and poor Miss Fisher
Colorado City's first Catholic church
Everyday wildlife on the Westside (posted 8/31/14)
Spring nature diary (posted 6/7/14)
from OWN: Despite loss of city funding, outreach continues
Don Ellis: No
Invest in our parks - vote yes on 1A
funding cutback for Westside is a sign of success
Meet a Westsider
Pam Shinkle (Bloom)
What Do You Do
Don Ellis (posted 9/7/14)
Old Colorado City Carnegie Library
HUMOR: Even Santa has limitations
ESSAY: Is the Constitution a 'rule-book written for a different century'?
ESSAY: To make or break America: 9 proven ways to destroy freedom
NOSTALGIA: The difference a century makes
HUMOR: Army intelligence hits the wrong 'note'
ESSAY: Spirit of Independence Day: Freedom is precious (posted 7/2/14)
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