Mon, 02 May 2016 08:16:46 GMT http://www.pueblowestview.com/csp/mediapool/sites/dt.cms.rss.XMLServer.cls Pueblo West View RSS Feeds 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.
This week in history: Revisiting one of PW’s oldest businesses Sat, 30 Apr 2016 01:02:20 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 Sat, 30 Apr 2016 01:02:20 GMT
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
INTERACTIVE MAP: Illegal Pueblo County home marijuana grows Wed, 27 Apr 2016 20:15:50 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 Wed, 27 Apr 2016 20:15:50 GMT
Electricity overload leads to yet another illegal grow in Pueblo West Tue, 26 Apr 2016 17:35:44 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

A grass fire that sparked in Pueblo West last week led to an investigation into another illegal marijuana grow, the 10th discovered by the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office since March 30. Narcotics deputies found nearly 170 marijuana plants and about $...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4676984-120/marijuana-sheriff-office-reuting /News/ 11697012 Tue, 26 Apr 2016 17:35:44 GMT COURTESY PHOTO/PUEBLO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Pueblo County sheriff’s narcotics deputies found nearly 170 marijuana plants and approximately $80,000 in lighting, heating and ventilation equipment in an illegal marijuana home grow operation discovered in Pueblo West this week.
Pueblo West mobile home burns Fri, 22 Apr 2016 02:45:26 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Three individuals have been displaced after a fire destroyed the mobile home they lived in in Pueblo West. The singlewide mobile home is located on the 300 block of King Ridge Road. The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Services Bureau, with ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4670182-120/mobile-pueblo-fire-office /News/ 11680092 Fri, 22 Apr 2016 02:45:26 GMT CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/BRYAN KELSEN Smoke continues to pour out of a mobile home on King Ridge Road as firefighters continue to spray water into it Tuesday. Smoke from the fire could be seen from a great distance away.
Illegal pot grow found after Pueblo West 911 call Sat, 16 Apr 2016 05:31:58 GMT
BY ANTHONY A. MESTAS THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Another day, another illegal pot grow bust in Pueblo County. The ninth illegal marijuana grow found in Pueblo County in the past two weeks came after an abandoned 911 call Thursday. It was the eighth bust involving people from Florida in that same ti...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4658697-120/deputies-marijuana-pueblo-grow /News/ 11651838 Sat, 16 Apr 2016 05:31:58 GMT COURTESY PHOTO/PUEBLO COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT This is what deputies found at a Pueblo West home: an illegal marijuana grow operation.
Fire in Pueblo West contained Thu, 14 Apr 2016 19:03:12 GMT

A wildfire in Pueblo West has been contained to two acres. Smoke was visible from KRDO NewsChannel 13’s Viaero Wireless Neighborhood Weather Network Camera northeast of Pueblo. Five properties were threatened by the fire, which started off of Limon ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4654921-120/fire-pueblo-west-burning /News/ 11641722 Thu, 14 Apr 2016 19:03:12 GMT
Interviews online Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:18:00 GMT

The Pueblo West Citizen’s Council has conducted informal interviews with nine of the 10 candidates for the Pueblo West Metropolitan Board of Directors. Recordings are available for listening on the website, pueblowestcitizenscouncil.com. Citizen’s Co...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4654463-120/board-citizen-council-interviews /News/ 11640447 Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:18:00 GMT
This week in history: New traffic lights create a stir Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:14:00 GMT
THIS WEEK IN HISTORY, A SPECIAL WEEKLY FEATURE BY KRISTEN M. WHITE

This week 20 years ago in The Pueblo West View, it was reported that residents were concerned about new traffic lights that had been installed on the westbound lanes at Pueblo Boulevard and Highway 50. The lights were blinking lights, not regular tr...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4647497-120/lights-pueblo-traffic-west /News/ 11622910 Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:14:00 GMT
Looking at the milky way Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:10:00 GMT
TOM J. MARTINE

Pueblo West resident Tom J. Martinez and his wife are new homeowners in town. They moved to Pueblo West last September from Kansas City, Mo. He said he is an amateur astronomer and loves to take pictures of the night sky. “One thing that struck me wh...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4647131-120/milky-moved-pueblo-west /News/ 11622042 Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:10:00 GMT Pueblo West resident Tom J. Martinez and his wife are new homeowners in town. They moved to Pueblo West last September from Kansas City, Mo. He said he is an amateur astronomer and loves to take pictures of the night sky. “One thing that struck me when I moved out here were the really nice skies in Pueblo West,” he said. “The night that we moved into our new home, around midnight, I got out of my car, looked up and was pleasantly surprised how well I could see the Milky Way. Now that Spring is here, the Summer Milky Way is starting to be visible once again in the early morning hours.” Tom J. Martinez | Special to The View
Sheriff’s office: Russians face charges in illegal pot grow Wed, 13 Apr 2016 22:37:58 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office announced on Tuesday that they have discovered the eighth illegal marijuana grow in the county since March 30 involving individuals who have moved to Colorado from another state. The latest illegal marijuana grow re...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4647534-120/marijuana-office-sheriff-grow /News/ 11623014 Wed, 13 Apr 2016 22:37:58 GMT COURTESY PHOto/PUEBLO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE These marijuana plants were seized from a home at 1594 W. Tejon Ave. in Pueblo West.
Credit union also expanding into Fremont County Wed, 13 Apr 2016 03:46:05 GMT
BY DENNIS DARROW THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Ent Credit Union will build a customer service center in Pueblo West and also extend its service territory to nearby Fremont County, the company announced this week. Construction on the Pueblo West branch building at 44 E. Industrial Blvd., near the ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4647081-120/ent-pueblo-county-service /News/ 11621919 Wed, 13 Apr 2016 03:46:05 GMT COURTESY IMAGE/ENT CREDIT UNION An artist’s drawing shows the design of the new Ent Credit Union branch to be built in Pueblo West.
Women’s league receive grants Thu, 07 Apr 2016 15:56:00 GMT
THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

The Pueblo West Women’s League received a Certificate of Appreciation from the Pueblo West Metropolitan District Board of Directors for their contribution of art sculptures to the community. In addition, the Pueblo West Women’s League has received a...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4623962-120/pueblo-west-league-women /News/ 11564473 Thu, 07 Apr 2016 15:56:00 GMT
Two arrested from Florida; citizen noticed home remodeling Sat, 02 Apr 2016 05:23:48 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office arrested two more Florida residents Thursday for allegedly having an illegal marijuana grow operation at a home they were renting in Pueblo West. The bust was the second in as many days involving Florida residents w...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4613612-120/office-sheriff-grow-marijuana /News/ 11539017 Sat, 02 Apr 2016 05:23:48 GMT Leosbel Ledesma Quintana
More than 1,900 pot plants worth $7.5M seized in Pueblo West Fri, 01 Apr 2016 23:42:55 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

More than 1,900 illegally grown marijuana plants with a street value greater than $7.5 million were seized Wednesday morning from five homes in Pueblo West during a special operation conducted by the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office and other agencies....]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4607078-120/marijuana-plants-homes-pueblo /News/ 11521992 Fri, 01 Apr 2016 23:42:55 GMT ABOVE: A portion of the 1,900-plus illegally grown marijuana plants with a street value greater than $7.5 million, which were seized Wednesday morning from five homes in Pueblo West. LEFT: Numerous weapons were seized in the raid in addition to the marijuana plants and hash oil operation equipment, the sheriff’s office says. COURTESY PHOTOS/PUEBLO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
VIEW COVER PHOTO: Snow caps Thu, 31 Mar 2016 19:24:02 GMT
DAVID HAYDEN | SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

Pueblo West resident David Hayden captured this image of snow on Spanish Peaks after a recent wet but quick snow storm....]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4609858-120/snow-david-hayden-view /News/ 11529153 Thu, 31 Mar 2016 19:24:02 GMT