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I talked to Chieftain Editor Steve Henson recently and he told me the political debates the Chieftain has sponsored for the last thirty plus years w...

We are entering our tenth year as editors of the Greenhorn Valley View. Last year we won, I believe, 14 awards from the Colorado Press Assoc...

The temperature Saturday is supposed to get to ninety-three degrees in Colorado City. Sounds like perfect weather to hang out at Lake Beckwith doesn’...

The text message from our son-in-law arrived at 10:37 p.m. on Sunday night. He and our daughter, Amber, had arrived at the hospital in Castle Rock wh...

As I stood in the check out line at Valley Market on Tuesday around noon, a stranger in line in front of me asked the cashier what she had done for th...

There is little doubt that the Spring Fire (nearly 80,000 acres) and 416(over 55,000 acres) will end up in the top five largest fires in Colorado hist...

Like so many things that begin in a motorized vehicle, the whole thing started with an unfamiliar light on the dashboard. My wife, while driving to ...

Fifty-six men from each of the original 13 colonies signed the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Nine of the signers were immigrants, two w...

My wife introduced our youngest granddaughter, Ellee, age 18 months, to Elvis Presley when she and her siblings stayed with us last week. Lori makes ...

Since Sunday is Father’s Day I decided to take the week off. Instead of writing a Viewpoint this week I am sharing a Reader’s Digest article entitle...

In a 7-2 ruling on Monday the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of a Colorado baker who refused to make a one of a kind, artistic, wedding cake for a...

Two of the favorite things I cover are always within a few days of each other. I enjoy the Rye High School graduation and I enjoy covering the Memori...

We landed at John Wayne Airport in Orange County California early evening last Wednesday enroute to Disneyland. The flight took off on time and lan...

We are taking a few days of vacation. We left on Wednesday, before the paper came out, and should be back by late Sunday night. That gets us back i...

It was like an intense scene from a mystery. The couple, husband and wife, were wandering around in a sub-terrain parking lot. They searched for th...

I am excited about the upcoming Colorado City Metro District election. I get excited about most elections. Free elections are such a wonderful bles...

I was looking through a Barnes and Noble last week and was drawn to the record albums. You know, record albums. Those are the things that turn in c...

The Colorado Press Association, in partnership with the Colorado Broadcasters Association, is proud to be part of Colorado Journalism Week — April 16-...

In 2016, AAA did a study on road rage. They found that nearly 80 percent of all drivers expressed “significant anger, aggression or road rage behind...

In February, on Valentine’s Day, one of the parents of a Bangor Maine daycare brought the staff some cookies. The staff began to feel a little funny...

It’s about our little, yellow camera. Last year, Lori and I took a vacation to Mexico. It was one of the only vacations we have ever taken. There...

There was a school shooting in Maryland Tuesday morning. You probably won’t hear as much about it as you did the recent school shooting in Florida. ...

I was on a street in Colorado Springs last week. It was a large road, there were two lanes on each side of a median. A divided street. Coming down ...

Daylight Saving Time (DST) begins at 2:00 a.m. Sunday, March 11. It ends at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 4. And yes, it is referred to as daylight...

According to estimates, Billy Graham preached in person to more than 100 million people and to millions more via television, satellite and film. Near...

The tragic school shooting in Broward County, Florida has once again fueled a national debate about how to end the senseless deaths of children. The m...

The current U.S. deficit is over $20 trillion. That number is so far out there that I can’t even comprehend it. I do know that it exceeds the line of ...

While driving I continually change the radio stations. There are only three kinds of stations I might skip over. I always pass on Spanish stations...

It was one of those envelopes that come with complete instructions on how to get into it. It was about normal size but even to the eye, you could te...

I was pleased to discover that Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk Taylor will be running for a fourth term as County Sheriff. He was the keynote speaker at ...

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