Wed, 25 May 2016 11:04:52 GMT http://www.pueblowestview.com/csp/mediapool/sites/dt.cms.rss.XMLServer.cls Pueblo West View RSS Feeds Bomb threat evacuates Pueblo West school Wed, 25 May 2016 03:43:10 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

A bomb threat made to Liberty Point Elementary School Monday caused officials to evacuate the school’s 249 students and 26 staff members as law enforcement scoured the building to assess the threat. Nothing unusual was found in the school after a pre...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4775540-120/pueblo-threat-liberty-elementary /News/ 11943220 Wed, 25 May 2016 03:43:10 GMT CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/RYAN SEVERANCE Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office vehicles park outside Liberty Point Elementary School in Pueblo West after a bomb threat prompted evacuation of the school Monday.
VIEW COVER PHOTO: Art smarts Tue, 24 May 2016 21:30:01 GMT
SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

Five Pueblo West children received awards May 14 at the Student Art contest held at Paradise Memorial Garden. The paintings were displayed in the Grove, along with homemade cookies and drinks. Shelly Zink, 12, won first place for her water color, “Tw...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4779145-120/pueblo-view-west-won /News/ 11952103 Tue, 24 May 2016 21:30:01 GMT Five Pueblo West children received awards May 14 at the Student Art contest held at Paradise Memorial Garden. The paintings were displayed in the Grove, along with homemade cookies and drinks. Shelly Zink, 12, won first place for her water color, “Twin Aspens.” Tanner Paraday, 12, also won first place for his painting, “Howling Wolf,” using colored pencils. Brandi Timmon and Ethan Bedam won second place,and Rachel Burns won third place for her “Willow Memories.” First place winners received a $50 award and a golf trophy; second place winners received silver trophies and the third place winner earned a wearable metal award. | Special to The View
Man arrested in Pueblo West home grow exceeding limit Mon, 23 May 2016 17:52:23 GMT
BY JON POMPIA THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

An illegal amount of marijuana plants and dried product in a Pueblo West home led to the arrest of a Pueblo resident. Jeremiah Bryant, 35, is in jail on charges of cultivation of marijuana, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and obstru...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4768192-120/marijuana-detectives-pueblo-bryant /News/ 11924890 Mon, 23 May 2016 17:52:23 GMT Jeremiah Bryant
State track: Cyclones strike bronze Sun, 22 May 2016 04:36:16 GMT
BY LARRY LOPEZ THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

LAKEWOOD — Pueblo teams found no gold at the Colorado High School Track and Field Championships this year after three days of hunting at Jefferson County Stadium. But they didn’t leave completely empty-handed. Three silver and four bronze medals were...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4771212-120/state-pueblo-west-menegatti /News/ 11932743 Sun, 22 May 2016 04:36:16 GMT Pueblo West High School’s MaLeigha Menegatti races to third place in the Class 4A 300 meter hurdles at Saturday’s state meet. Chieftain photo/ Chris McLean
State baseball: Cyclones win semifinal, advance to state championship Sun, 22 May 2016 04:36:16 GMT
BY JEFF LETOFSKY THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

LAKEWOOD — The road to a state baseball championship became easier for the Pueblo West High School baseball team. Saturday at All-Star Park, the Cyclones tripled their fun, winning their third straight game and riding Ian Garcia’s three triples in de...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4770287-120/west-pueblo-game-state /News/ 11930482 Sun, 22 May 2016 04:36:16 GMT
Pueblo West board member running unaffiliated through petition process Sun, 22 May 2016 03:36:03 GMT
THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Pueblo West board member Mark Carmel has announced his candidacy for the Pueblo County Commissioner District 2 seat held by Democrat Liane “Buffie” McFadyen. McFadyen is facing a primary challenge from political newcomer Garrison Ortiz. In a press re...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4770560-120/pueblo-county-carmel-pages /News/ 11931048 Sun, 22 May 2016 03:36:03 GMT Mark Carmel
INTERACTIVE MAP: Illegal Pueblo County home marijuana grows Fri, 20 May 2016 20:13:54 GMT

A map containing data on 2016 illegal Pueblo County home marijuana grows busted by the Pueblo County Sheriff's Department. MORE: http://blogs.chieftain.com/potgrows/...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4695926-120/county-pueblo-grows-illegal /News/ 11744502 Fri, 20 May 2016 20:13:54 GMT
Man suspected in PW parking lot holdup Fri, 20 May 2016 04:30:28 GMT
BY SARAH GRASMICK THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

A man who is suspected of pulling a gun from his waistband and demanding money from a person at the Pueblo West Walmart’s parking lot Thursday was taken into custody shortly after the incident. Frank Duane Montano, 18, was charged with aggravated rob...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4765005-120/arrested-block-held-suspect /News/ 11916391 Fri, 20 May 2016 04:30:28 GMT
More Floridians jailed in sweep Thu, 19 May 2016 14:30:12 GMT
BY JON POMPIA THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office narcotics detectives, checking on a possible illegal marijuana grow at a home south of Pueblo Tuesday evening, eventually uncovered four more illegal grow operations. Seven individuals, all believed to be related, were ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4761888-120/marijuana-detectives-plants-miranda /News/ 11908655 Thu, 19 May 2016 14:30:12 GMT Orestes Noy Morejon
Marijuana industry supporter says he was assaulted by weed opponent Thu, 19 May 2016 14:18:34 GMT
BY ANTHONY A. MESTAS THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

A video that surfaced on social media and TV reports this past weekend showing a clash between an anti-pot industry person and a group protesting a proposed ballot measure that would end the commercialization of cannabis in Pueblo is the latest episo...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4761802-120/tapia-video-pueblo-chieftain /News/ 11908368 Thu, 19 May 2016 14:18:34 GMT
COA volunteers Thu, 19 May 2016 14:04:02 GMT

The Pueblo West Metropolitan District Board of Directors is currently accepting letters of interest from Pueblo West property owners to serve in a voluntary position on the Pueblo West Committee of Architecture. Applicants must live or own property ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4757108-120/pueblo-west-interest-letters /News/ 11896543 Thu, 19 May 2016 14:04:02 GMT
School News Fri, 13 May 2016 02:04:02 GMT

Pueblo West High School 661 W. Capistrano Avenue 719-547-8050 • May 12: Senior Fines due/Main Office • May 16: Senior Finals/Periods 1,2,3 • May 17: Senior Finals/Periods 4,5,6,7 • May 18: Senior Clearance/Auditorium Foyer from 8-11:30 a.m. • May 2...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4735253-120/june-field-grade-elementary /News/ 11842367 Fri, 13 May 2016 02:04:02 GMT
Briefly . . . Fri, 13 May 2016 02:00:00 GMT

Briefly items deadline is at 11 a.m. Friday two weeks prior to the desired date of publication. To submit a briefly item, send by email to ccasillas@pueblowestview.com. Free Farmers Market A Free Farmers Market is the third Friday of the month a...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4735082-120/pueblo-west-information-call /News/ 11841918 Fri, 13 May 2016 02:00:00 GMT
4 arrested in Pueblo West menacing incident Sat, 07 May 2016 13:38:45 GMT
BY SARAH GRASMICK THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Four men were arrested Wednesday after a vehicle passenger reportedly pointed a gun and possibly fired it at another vehicle in Pueblo West, according to the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office. No one was injured in the incident. At about 7:50 p.m., the ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4725245-120/vehicle-victim-devyn-michael /News/ 11817409 Sat, 07 May 2016 13:38:45 GMT Devyn Michael Trujillo
VIEW COVER PHOTO: Spring is abuzz Thu, 05 May 2016 21:50:00 GMT

Pueblo West resident David Hayden captured this honeybee pollinating some spring flowers recently during a jaunt around Lake Pueblo State Park....]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4710901-120/pueblo-west-view-david /News/ 11781032 Thu, 05 May 2016 21:50:00 GMT David Hayden | Special to The View Pueblo West resident David Hayden captured this honeybee pollinating some spring flowers recently during a jaunt around Lake Pueblo State Park.
This week in history: Revisiting one of PW’s oldest businesses Thu, 05 May 2016 21:42:00 GMT
BY KRISTEN M. WHITE THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

This week 20 years ago in The Pueblo West View, the Pueblo West Hardware Store was thriving as its community grew, and The View detailed the business. Emily Hartig, owner of Pueblo West Hardware, said she heard someone suggested that Pueblo West need...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4704309-120/pueblo-west-businesses-hardware /News/ 11765512 Thu, 05 May 2016 21:42:00 GMT
Two raid sites believed to be related, officials say Sat, 30 Apr 2016 01:36:19 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office has identified the three individuals who were arrested Tuesday in two illegal marijuana home grow busts in Pueblo West that are believed to be related. The sheriff’s office said the busts involved local residents. V...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4695489-120/grow-pueblo-west-sheriff /News/ 11743460 Sat, 30 Apr 2016 01:36:19 GMT CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/CHRIS MCLEAN Officials are concerned about the public health implications of significant amounts of mold found in and outside the house of an illegal marijuana grow at 301 W. Mangrum Drive in Pueblo West on Tuesday.
Pueblo West, Pueblo artists works exhibited in Denver as part of Spotlight on Pueblo Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:51:12 GMT

Forty Pueblo artists’ work will be exhibited at the Colorado State Capitol in Denver as part of the show Spotlight on Pueblo. Selected pieces will be on display from late April through June 2016. One artwork from each artist will be installed in th...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4680634-120/pueblo-capitol-colorado-artists /News/ 11706448 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:51:12 GMT Pueblo West artist Fran Dodd’s oil painting, “Flowing”, was one of 32 paintings selected out of 120 entries to be exhibited at the capitol building in Denver.  The show “Spotlight on Pueblo” will be on display from early April to June and will be installed in the State Capitol Rotunda, Lt. Governor’s office and the Joint budget Committee Room.  The exhibit  is hosted by the Colorado Creative Industries and a great opportunity to showcase the work of Pueblo and Pueblo West artists. | Special to The View
Scam alert Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:56:14 GMT
THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of a scam involving individuals who are posing as roofers in an effort to gain entrance to burglarize homes. In recent months, the Sheriff’s Office has responded to calls where homeowners said they ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4699376-120/enter-homeowner-office-pueblo /News/ 11752980 Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:56:14 GMT
This week in Pueblo West history: Library still not a reality Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:54:01 GMT
KRISTEN M. WHITE THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

This week 20 years ago in The Pueblo West View, the Pueblo West Library branch was still not a reality as fundraising efforts were struggling. For two years, Pueblo West had been working toward the goal of $450,000 to get construction under way. At...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4680351-120/library-pueblo-west-construction /News/ 11705743 Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:54:01 GMT