Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:47:05 GMT http://www.pueblowestview.com/csp/mediapool/sites/dt.cms.rss.XMLServer.cls Pueblo West View RSS Feeds North Purcell Boulevard being widened in water pipeline project Sat, 20 Aug 2016 04:35:29 GMT
BY ANTHONY A. MESTAS THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Pueblo County has started work that will widen a section of North Purcell Boulevard in Pueblo West as part of the Southern Delivery System’s 1041 Permit agreement between Colorado Springs Utilities and the county. “The work will be ramping up over th...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/5058104-120/randall-project-pueblo-purcell /News/ 12645845 Sat, 20 Aug 2016 04:35:29 GMT CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/JOHN JAQUES Construction crews work Thursday on a project to widen a section of North Purcell Boulevard in Pueblo West.
Mark Carmel will be third choice for county commission Fri, 19 Aug 2016 05:32:03 GMT
BY PETER STRESCINO THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

There will be a third name in the District 2 Pueblo County Commission election as Mark Carmel has petitioned on the ballot. Carmel, a Pueblo West Metropolitan District board of directors official and former Pueblo County administrator, earned his way...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/5062624-120/county-pueblo-carmel-ballot /News/ 12657493 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 05:32:03 GMT Mark Carmel
Pueblo teen helps special needs child collect beloved badges Thu, 18 Aug 2016 02:28:21 GMT
BY ANTHONY SANDSTROM SPECIAL TO THE CHIEFTAIN

Love for first responders is in 3-year-old Kolton West’s blood. His grandfather, Tom Henderson, was a volunteer fireman in Southern California. Kolton’s father, Rob West, is a police officer in the Pueblo Police Department. In May, Kolton’s love for ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/5050469-120/kolton-austin-fire-patches /News/ 12627017 Thu, 18 Aug 2016 02:28:21 GMT PHOTOS SPECIAL TO THE CHIEFTAIN/ANTHONY SANDSTROM Austin Chase, 13, and Kolton West, 3, sit in front of Kolton’s custom firetruck bed. Austin has helped Kolton collect over 100 fire department patches from across the world.
Woman arrested in connection with Pueblo West drive-by shooting Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:24:04 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

A 39-year-old woman was arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting at a mobile home in Pueblo West early Friday morning that was apparently prompted by a contentious relationship over a man. The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office said three siblings...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/5039334-120/drive-deputies-office-pueblo /News/ 12600393 Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:24:04 GMT Felicia Alire
This week in PW history: Shigella outbreak scare at beach Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:12:00 GMT
BY KRISTEN M. WHITE

This week 20 years ago, The Pueblo West View reported that the Pueblo City-County Health Department was checking the water daily at Rock Canyon Swim Beach. A rare outbreak of shigella had been reported, and attendance at the park had dropped 40 perc...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/5054257-120/department-shigella-health-cases /News/ 12636188 Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:12:00 GMT
Deer visitor Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:06:00 GMT
DAVID HAYDEN | SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

Pueblo West resident David Hayden said he always loves spending time at Lake Pueblo State Park, where he captured this deer, munching on grass recently....]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/5054594-120/pueblo-view-west-david /News/ 12637131 Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:06:00 GMT David Hayden | Special to The View Pueblo West resident David Hayden said he always loves spending time at Lake Pueblo State Park, where he captured this deer, munching on grass recently.
Lake Pueblo’s Rock Canyon swim beach closed after protozoa stain water red Thu, 11 Aug 2016 19:12:15 GMT
THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The Rock Canyon Swim Beach at Lake Pueblo State Park was closed Monday afternoon after park staff observed red staining in a small area along the shoreline. Colorado State University-Pueblo and Colorado Parks and Wildlife determined the staining was ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/5031860-120/beach-swim-park-protozoa /News/ 12581620 Thu, 11 Aug 2016 19:12:15 GMT
Slip, slip, hooray! Thu, 11 Aug 2016 16:00:00 GMT
ANTHONY SANDSTROM

Adam Garcia of Canon City goes headfirst into the mud last Saturday during the March of Dimes MUDD Volleyball Tournament on the corner of McCulloch Boulevard and Assembly Drive....]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/5026847-120/pueblo-view-west-adam /News/ 12569171 Thu, 11 Aug 2016 16:00:00 GMT Anthony Sandstrom | View photo Adam Garcia of Canon City goes headfirst into the mud last Saturday during the March of Dimes MUDD Volleyball Tournament on the corner of McCulloch Boulevard and Assembly Drive.
Back to school for some students; some already in class and many soon will start Wed, 10 Aug 2016 21:02:41 GMT
BY JON POMPIA THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

In a sure sign that summer is quickly waning, some students in both Pueblo City Schools (D60) and Pueblo County District 70 are returning to school this week. In D60, Goodnight Elementary, Fountain and Corwin International Magnet Schools opened for b...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/5026211-120/students-schools-district-pueblo /News/ 12567652 Wed, 10 Aug 2016 21:02:41 GMT
Pueblo West Senior Retirees potluck Tue, 09 Aug 2016 20:26:00 GMT

The Pueblo West Senior Retirees will host a monthly potluck luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Recreation Building, 230 E. George St. Bring eating utensils and a dish to share. Coffee and tea will be provided. The program for August will be by au...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/5026863-120/potluck-pueblo-retirees-senior /News/ 12569213 Tue, 09 Aug 2016 20:26:00 GMT
American Legion Post 2 offers help Tue, 09 Aug 2016 20:26:00 GMT

The American Legion Post 2, 701 W. Ninth St., will have a Department service officer available from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 20 to assist veterans and their dependents with claims assistance. Appointments can be made by calling Post 2 at 544-8245. Wal...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/5026873-120/post-american-appointments-legion /News/ 12569235 Tue, 09 Aug 2016 20:26:00 GMT
Best of Pueblo voting now through Aug. 14 Tue, 02 Aug 2016 19:56:58 GMT

Do you have any predictions for the winners this year? Visit http://www.BestofPueblo.com through Aug. 14 to vote for the businesses, locations and people that help make Pueblo great!...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4983393-120/aug-pueblo-bestofpueblo-businesses /News/ 12461280 Tue, 02 Aug 2016 19:56:58 GMT
County to use $200K in marijuana proceeds for Pueblo West roads Tue, 02 Aug 2016 15:51:25 GMT
BY ANTHONY A. MESTAS THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Pueblo West, which has the most retail pot facilities in Pueblo County, is getting a $200,000 shot in the arm from a marijuana sales tax to repair roads in the community. The Pueblo County Board of County Commissioners voted Monday to repair three gr...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4998296-120/pueblo-west-marijuana-county /News/ 12498789 Tue, 02 Aug 2016 15:51:25 GMT
View cover photo: Horizon Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:56:01 GMT
J.B. MARTINEZ | SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

Pueblo West resident J.B. Martinez captured this image heading home on July 7 from “a great evening on Lake Pueblo,” he said....]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4982341-120/pueblo-view-west-martinez /News/ 12458563 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:56:01 GMT J.B. Martinez | Special to The View Pueblo West resident J.B. Martinez captured this image heading home on July 7 from “a great evening on Lake Pueblo,” he said.
In Pueblo West history: New businesses jump on boat Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:54:01 GMT
THIS WEEK IN HISTORY BY KRISTEN M. WHITE

This week 20 years ago in The Pueblo West View, it was reported that Pueblo West businesses were benefiting from growth in the area and from activity at Lake Pueblo State Park. Two businesses in particular were catering to the people with a flare fo...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4979100-120/pueblo-west-boat-businesses /News/ 12450539 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:54:01 GMT
Healthy offerings Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:52:01 GMT
THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

Healthy offerings, fresh produce and live music are the special treats every Thursday at the Pueblo Riverwalk. Each evening will feature different live music for your enjoyment. The Farmers’ Market features several local produce farmers and other who...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4978955-120/riverwalk-farmers-pueblo-market /News/ 12450142 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:52:01 GMT
District 70 budget includes $1.2 million for employee step increases Tue, 19 Jul 2016 05:20:27 GMT
BY JON POMPIA THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The Pueblo County School District 70 board of education has adopted its budget for the 2016-17 school year. The general fund appropriation is $60,820,041, with $480,000 in contingency. The general fund appropriation, an increase of more than $2 milli...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/4878624-120/increase-budget-million-chieftain /News/ 12200823 Tue, 19 Jul 2016 05:20:27 GMT Ed Smith