Your trusted news source for the Colorado Springs Westside since 2004. Family-owned.

Note: There's more to the Westside Pioneer than "just" the home page! Clicking any of the blue buttons above opens different web pages - chiefly news categories with the buttons at the left
and advertisements with those at the right. To find older articles (including those from our print editions), click the Archives button. Clicking an ad opens its website.

February 2019: Our last edition - Westside Pioneer bids farewell

Reprising the Pioneer's top stories since 2004... and some folks we lost

Problems in 1877 with the 'Manitou Road' (where WAAP project is now)

Repaving, fiber, 21st St. intersection upgrades for Westside Hwy 24 in 2019

LETTER: Encouraging avenue sculptures that celebrate OCC history

COBWEB CORNERS: Early Colorado City yearned for classy Midland station

Mayor, council candidate forum at Westside Community Center Feb. 28

EDITOR'S DESK: On the library ending overdue-book penalties

GUEST COLUMN: Proposed 'Right to Rest' law means public right to camp

Kickstand goes out for family-owned Westside bicycle shop after 46 years

AARP tax assistance at Westside Community Center free to public through April 15

COLUMN - Meet a Westside Pioneer: Dale Schroeder

GENERAL TOPICS (outside sources - speech): Time to probe the links between marijuana and schizophrenia

       EDITOR'S NOTE ABOUT THE RECTANGULAR BLUE BUTTONS AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE.... The following ones - Community, Projects, Opinion, Transportation, Schools, Outdoors, Land, Politics and Business - represent story categories. Clicking any of them shows Westside Pioneer articles posted within that category over the past half-year. To find older articles (including those from our print editions), click Archives. To track Westside events, meetings or activities, click the Westside Happenings button. Two of the blue buttons provide Pioneer information: Contact and Ad Info. Clicking either Got a Card or Restaurants displays ads for various local businesses that advertise with us. The Business Directory lists supporting businesses. To receive our free, weekly reminders about news updates, click the button that says Join Pioneer E-Mail List. Questions? Call us at 471-6776 or e- mail

All stories, photos, and content Copyright © 2004-2019 Westside Pioneer except where noted. All rights reserved.
No stories/photos to be reprinted without permission.