Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:04:14 GMT http://www.pueblowestview.com/csp/mediapool/sites/dt.cms.rss.XMLServer.cls Pueblo West View RSS Feeds Driver seriously hurt in crash with school bus in Pueblo West Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:18:26 GMT
BY GAYLE PEREZ THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

A 26-year-old man was seriously injured Monday morning after he drove his truck into the rear of a school bus on Purcell Boulevard. According to Pueblo County sheriff’s Capt. David Lucero, John Adams was driving north on Purcell at about 7 a.m. when ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2841366-120/bus-lucero-pueblo-students /News/ 7060848 Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:18:26 GMT
Special Report: Who's Pulling Council's Strings? Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:01:37 GMT

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http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2802862-120/bit-council-http-pulling /News/ 6961844 Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:01:37 GMT
Briefly Too Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:04:47 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. Iron Ladies Golf League The Iron Ladies 9 hole Golf League is looking for ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2822237-120/pueblo-west-aug-kid /News/ 7011410 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:04:47 GMT
Road Report Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:04:08 GMT

Roadside mowing operations are currently underway throughout the District. Motorists will encounter minimal impacts to their travel, with the occasional lane or shoulder closure. Drivers are encouraged to slow down and pass with caution nearing mo...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2822196-120/drive-avenue-boulevard-community /News/ 7011286 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:04:08 GMT
Briefly Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:03:42 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. Craft and bake sale The second Divine Science Church Craft and Bake Sale is...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2822161-120/pueblo-west-information-call /News/ 7011175 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:03:42 GMT
There could be as many as 10 additional outlets Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:44:16 GMT
BY JEFF TUCKER THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Despite an extended moratorium on the number of new marijuana centers in Pueblo West, there’s still a possibility that the metropolitan district will see 10 new stores before the end of next year. The Pueblo Board of County Commissioners extended the...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2825561-120/pueblo-west-stores-county /News/ 7020213 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:44:16 GMT
Grower at meeting pleased with action Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:21:26 GMT
BY CHRIS WOODKA THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Marijuana growers in Pueblo County will have another option for water, after the Pueblo Board of Water Works OK’d selling outside of the city to grow pot. The vote was 3-1, with board members Nick Gradisar, Tom Autobee and Jim Gardner in favor. Kevin...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2824775-120/marijuana-pueblo-board-policy /News/ 7018006 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:21:26 GMT
Board approves increased enrollment at Swallows academy Wed, 20 Aug 2014 05:30:10 GMT
BY GAYLE PEREZ THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Swallows Charter Academy was granted permission Tuesday night to increase its enrollment beginning this fall. The Pueblo County District 70 school board unanimously approved a request from Swallows officials to increase class sizes at the kindergarte...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2825519-120/class-grade-board-increase /News/ 7020079 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 05:30:10 GMT
1 woman dead, 1 seriously injured in Pueblo West rollover crash Sat, 16 Aug 2014 05:44:42 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

One woman was killed and another seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash late Friday morning on U.S. 50 in Pueblo West. A 2003 Ford F-250 pulling a camping trailer being driven by Kaye Widger, 67, of Penrose was traveling westbound on U.S. 50 bet...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2814993-120/pueblo-widger-crash-west /News/ 6993055 Sat, 16 Aug 2014 05:44:42 GMT
Pueblo West wants emails between Severance, metro officials Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:44:04 GMT
BY ANTHONY A. MESTAS THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The Pueblo West Metropolitan District Board is asking Pueblo County for private emails between a county official and Pueblo West officials. The board voted 4-1 Tuesday night to ask the county for emails involving Pueblo County Transportation Director...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2809027-120/board-pueblo-county-emails /News/ 6977685 Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:44:04 GMT Mark Carmel
Briefly Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:32:05 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. Impossible Players presents MUMMIFIED!! The Impossible Players present a st...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2803082-120/pueblo-west-information-aug /News/ 6962445 Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:32:05 GMT
Metro District news: manager’s report Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:32:04 GMT

The following are highlights of a report presented by Pueblo West Metropolitan District Manager Jack Johnston to the Pueblo West Metro board of directors. Water/wastewater Aurora storage proposal and Fountain Creek water rights study was to be d...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2803330-120/aug-district-pueblo-tract /News/ 6963087 Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:32:04 GMT
PHOTO: Mud volleyball Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:16:00 GMT

It doesn’t hurt when 30 teams find themselves knee deep in mud on a hot day. In fact, participantss jumped at the chance to play volleyball in the mud last Saturday during the second year of the MUDD volleyball tournament. The tournament featured coe...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2805908-120/view-pueblo-west-mud /News/ 6969686 Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:16:00 GMT It doesn’t hurt when 30 teams find themselves knee deep in mud on a hot day. In fact, participantss jumped at the chance to play volleyball in the mud last Saturday during the second year of the MUDD volleyball tournament. The tournament featured coed teams battling it out, all day long, in huge pits of mud at the corner of Assembly Drive and McCulloch Boulevard. MUDD Volleyball is an important fundraiser to support March of Dimes programs of research, services, education and advocacy. These aim to help mothers have full-term pregnancies and healthy babies. Blanche Podio | View photo
Pot stores closed pending state revenue hearing Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:53:05 GMT
BY PETER ROPER THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The sign on the door at The Greener Side marijuana store just off Interstate 25 said “Closed Today” — but it could be well longer than that. State revenue officials have now suspended the operating licenses of both The Greener Side marijuana stores i...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2793140-120/marijuana-state-chieftain-greener /News/ 6937645 Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:53:05 GMT CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/FILE The Greener Side owner Hank Borunda talks last year about preparations he made for recreation marijuana sales. State revenue officials suspended the operating licenses for both Greener Side stores in Pueblo County.
Briefly . . . Wed, 06 Aug 2014 22:18:21 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. Social Security benefits Learn how to work with the Social Security Administ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2786109-120/pueblo-west-information-aug /News/ 6919301 Wed, 06 Aug 2014 22:18:21 GMT
Pueblo West marijuana shop robbed at gunpoint; man arrested Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:36:12 GMT
BY JON POMPIA THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

A Texas man was arrested on multiple charges following an armed robbery of a Pueblo West marijuana dispensary Monday morning. David Lopez, 40, was arrested by Pueblo County sheriff’s office deputies and Special Weapons and Tactics Team members outsid...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2783476-120/pueblo-sheriff-lopez-marijuana /News/ 6912689 Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:36:12 GMT David Lopez
Briefly . . . Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:10:00 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. Social Security benefits Learn how to work with the Social Security Administ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2764184-120/pueblo-west-information-call /News/ 6863515 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:10:00 GMT
Nw school additions open with new school year Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:04:01 GMT

Construction at all the elementary and middle schools in Pueblo West is finished, and many schools will welcome students and staff into their new classrooms at the start of the school year. And at Pueblo West High School, classrooms are anticipated ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2766823-120/west-classrooms-pueblo-construction /News/ 6870226 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:04:01 GMT
Bask in bountiful baskets Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:04:00 GMT

Join with others to receive a rotating variety of fresh produce and select other goodies through the Bountiful Baskets Food Co-op. The BBFC distributes produce baskets, organic produce baskets, artisan bread and sandwich bread every other week. The ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2767392-120/produce-baskets-basket-bountiful /News/ 6871732 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:04:00 GMT
County looks at pipeline issues Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:27:06 GMT
BY CHRIS WOODKA THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

After learning of flooding along the Southern Delivery System pipeline route, Pueblo County commissioners say Colorado Springs Utilities could face 1041 permit compliance issues. The issue stems from complaints by Gary Walker that the SDS scar became...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2767633-120/chieftain-walker-com-flooding /News/ 6872420 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:27:06 GMT
Culverts clogged with debris Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:26:58 GMT
BY CHRIS WOODKA THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Rainy days and tumbleweeds always get you down. Especially if your job is keeping the roads clear in Pueblo West. “We’ve had quite a bit of damage,” said Pueblo West Public Works Director Dan Centa. “We have 250 water crossings on roads. The last few...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2767712-120/pueblo-roads-west-road /News/ 6872712 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:26:58 GMT CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/JOHN JAQUES Tumbleweeds in Pueblo West on Tuesday cause water to back up over roads when heavy rains fall.
BEST OF PUEBLO: Voting now open! Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:40:01 GMT

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http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2761444-120/bestofpueblo-com-http-open /News/ 6856810 Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:40:01 GMT
State closes Pueblo West dispensary for violations Sat, 26 Jul 2014 19:15:53 GMT
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The owner of a Pueblo West marijuana dispensary said he will cooperate with authorities after the state suspended some of his business privileges. Hank Borunda of the Greener Side West said he takes the matter seriously and will work with the state’s...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2759493-120/dispensary-borunda-marijuana-pueblo /News/ 6851775 Sat, 26 Jul 2014 19:15:53 GMT
Woman tandem skydives to celebrate 80th birthday Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:26:20 GMT
BY JON POMPIA THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

While most people would be elated to even reach an 80th birthday in great health, for Joretta Allen of Pueblo West, the big day needed a little spicing up. As in a tandem skydive from a height of 8,000 feet. The active mother of six — she participate...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2754183-120/allen-birthday-jump-clark /News/ 6837986 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:26:20 GMT COURTESY PHOTO Joretta Allen celebrates her 80th birthday by jumping from a plane with Mat Clark, instructor at High Sky Adventures Parachute Club in Penrose.
Language may limit Pueblo County recreational pot shops Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:47:23 GMT
BY JEFF TUCKER THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Following controversy in Pueblo West over the proliferation of marijuana businesses, the Pueblo Board of County Commissioners will get a first look Monday at an expansion of the county’s 10-store limit into 2015. Commissioner Sal Pace said Wednesday ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2751494-120/county-pueblo-marijuana-pace /News/ 6831400 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:47:23 GMT Sal Pace
3 Margaritas to add site in Pueblo West Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:08:00 GMT
BY DENNIS DARROW SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

Pueblo West will be the new home of a 3 Margaritas restaurant. The chain of family-style Mexican food restaurants will remodel a vacant section of a shopping center at 171 S. Purcell Blvd. with plans to open within a few months. A property company af...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2747857-120/margaritas-pueblo-restaurant-chain /News/ 6822092 Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:08:00 GMT
PHOTO: and the band played on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:05 GMT

| Special to The View After members of the Pueblo West High School band and director Patrick Smith played a few numbers at the home of band member Aaron Cortese (center in wheelchair), they hung around to take pictures and talk. Cortese recently...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2744909-120/band-played-cortese-aaron /News/ 6814268 Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:05 GMT | Special to The View After members of the Pueblo West High School band and director Patrick Smith played a few numbers at the home of band member Aaron Cortese (center in wheelchair), they hung around to take pictures and talk. Cortese recently underwent surgery and the band played some songs in his front yard so he could play along on his drum.