Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:29:36 GMT http://www.pueblowestview.com/csp/mediapool/sites/dt.cms.rss.XMLServer.cls Pueblo West View RSS Feeds Briefly . . . Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:38:01 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. Spring plant sale The Gardeners at Cattail Crossing are having their annual ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2492487-120/pueblo-west-information-april /News/ 6159493 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:38:01 GMT Christine ina Casillas | View photo The Pueblo West Women’s League is hosting a spring tea on May 10 at the SonRise Church, 421 E. Spaulding Ave., Pueblo West. Guests may choose either a 1 p.m. or a 3:15 p.m. seating and enjoy a pot of tea as well as an array of homemade sweet and savory offerings such as cream puffs, lemon curd and chicken salad. There will also be a Tea Shop for Mother’s Day shopping. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased by calling Debbie at 547-0694 or Barb at 647-9236.
Actor putting money behind pot image Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:38:00 GMT
BY PETER ROPER SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

Few people symbolize the stay-mellow attitude of marijuana enthusiasts like actor Tommy Chong, who is putting his money as well as his support into the legalized marijuana business in Colorado. Chong will be at Marisol Therapeutics, 922 E. Kimble Dri...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2494659-120/chong-marijuana-special-chieftain /News/ 6165097 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:38:00 GMT | Special to the view Tommy Chong visits Marisol Therapeutics in January.
It sounds too much like High Plains’ failed scheme Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:38:00 GMT
BY CHRIS WOODKA THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Local officials still are skeptical of pending legislation that would establish a flex marketing water right. The bill, HB1026, as introduced would have allowed agricultural water to be used anywhere, any time and for any purpose, apparently in contr...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2494707-120/bill-state-board-book /News/ 6165229 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:38:00 GMT
Tempers flare as Pueblo City Council fights over executive sessions Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:36:01 GMT
BY PETER ROPER SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

Tempers flared as City Councilman Chris Nicoll faced other council members today at City Hall over his allegations that council broke state law by discussing in closed-door meetings how to take portions of the city’s half-cent tax revenue and use it ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2494723-120/council-nicoll-cent-half /News/ 6165276 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:36:01 GMT John Jaques | Special to the View City Councilman Chris Kaufman (left) responds to a complaint about illegal meetings and the half-cent tax Friday in council chambers at City Hall as councilmembers Sandy Daff (back, from left), Steve Nawrocki and Chris Nicoll listen.
Road work Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:36:01 GMT

This past week, the Streets & Roads Department worked on the following projects: • Crews continued repair of gravel roads removing washboards, potholes and other irregularities on, Linda Court, Linda Lane, Thorpe Drive, Abeyta Drive, Grouse Drive, ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2494805-120/drive-blvd-mcculloch-crews /News/ 6165485 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:36:01 GMT
Man set him loose, arrested on domestic charges Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:36:01 GMT
BY TRACY HARMON SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

CANON CITY — Two police officers shot and killed a pit bull as it was attacking another officer during a Saturday domestic violence call. The officers were not hurt. According to Capt. Jim Cox, the incident occurred at 9:48 a.m. in the 600 block of F...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2494887-120/officers-canon-domestic-bull /News/ 6165717 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:36:01 GMT
KOA now open for camping Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:34:00 GMT
THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

The Royal Gorge/Canon City KOA Campground, located at 559 County Road 3A in Canon City, CO, is now open for the 2014 summer camping season. The Royal Gorge/Canon City KOA is one of 485 open-to-the-public KOA campgrounds in the Kampgrounds of America ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2495373-120/koa-park-2014-camping /News/ 6167185 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:34:00 GMT | Special to The View Here’s a way to help our little corner of the planet for Earth Day – volunteer for the annual clean-up day at Lake Pueblo State Park, 9 a.m. to noon, April 26. Park entry fees are waived for volunteers, and lunch will be provided to everyone who helps out. Meet at the Lake Pueblo Quail Run group picnic area.Volunteers will pick up trash throughout the park, along the shore of the reservoir and from the banks of the Arkansas River. Come by yourself or bring the whole family. Remember to bring work boots, gloves, a hat and water.Pueblo State Park is one of the largest in the state at 12,885 acres. Every year about 1.8 million people visit the park to picnic, camp, fish, hike, swim and to go boating. The park also has 400 campsites. For more information, call the park at 561-9320.
Briefly . . . Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:12:07 GMT
THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

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. Daffodil display The Gardenin’ Angels is hosting a walk in Paradise Memorial...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2467667-120/pueblo-west-april-information /News/ 6095413 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:12:07 GMT | Special to The View Should wolves be restored into Colorado wilderness areas? Join park officials for a fun day in Pueblo Mountain Park in Beulah as they learn about wolves and their journey in the United States during the Home School in the Park: Wolves in Colorado and Challenge Course from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 25. The park officials also be spending time on the Mountain Parks Challenge Course as they engage in fun, team building activities. Designed for home school students, grades second through seventh. Details/registration at www.hikeandlearn.org.
School News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:10:01 GMT
THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

Pueblo West High School 661 W. Capistrano Ave. 719-547-8050 Upcoming dates to finish out the year: • April 23: ACT (Juniors only/no school for underclassmen and seniors • April 24: Pre-administration/AP exams (2:30 p.m.) • May 7: ACT make-ups •...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2476253-120/april-grade-student-elementary /News/ 6116725 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:10:01 GMT
Roundabout update Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:06:01 GMT
THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

Construction of the detour road that will be used during the construction of the Roundabout at North Purcell and Platteville Boulevard will begin on April 21. Iliff Drive will be closed to through traffic and open to residents only in the construct...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2476616-120/construction-roundabout-detour-april /News/ 6117723 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:06:01 GMT
Briefly . . . Wed, 09 Apr 2014 22:08:00 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. Neighborhood Crime Watch The Pueblo West Neighborhood Crime Watch meeting is...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2451330-120/pueblo-west-april-information /News/ 6053743 Wed, 09 Apr 2014 22:08:00 GMT
Weapons were ready to fire when team executed search warrant Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:05:57 GMT
BY ANTHONY A. MESTAS THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit arrested three people Friday on suspicion of illegal activity involving drugs and weapons at a home it had been investigating for more than six months. During the search they discovered methamphetamin...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2446560-120/pueblo-sheriff-weapons-office /News/ 6042026 Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:05:57 GMT COURTESY PHOTOS/PCSO The cache of drugs, weapons and other items siezed Friday by the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit.
He wants to determine truth about a person’s death Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:05 GMT
BY PETER ROPER SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

David Mower wants to be Pueblo County coroner. The 53-year-old Pueblo man says he’s experienced — 16 years as a deputy coroner in Huerfano County — and is a former deputy fire chief for the Rye Fire District. He currently is working as a support engi...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2309615-120/mower-coroner-county-david /News/ 5696755 Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:05 GMT David Mower
New building unites activities under one roof Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:05 GMT
BY KRISTEN M. WHITE THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

River of Grace Church in Pueblo West, which started a dozen years ago, now has a place to truly call home for its members. In December the church moved to a new location, one they purchased for themselves. Associate Pastor Jason Burns said the move w...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2321710-120/church-grace-river-building /News/ 5726477 Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:05 GMT
Nearly $1M in first month Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:04 GMT
BY JEFF TUCKER SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

It’s good to be in the marijuana business. During a work session on Monday, County Budget and Finance Director Cal Hamler told the Pueblo County Board of Commissioners that two recreational marijuana vendors turned in more than $32,000 in marijuana s...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2327683-120/county-marijuana-sales-recreational /News/ 5741985 Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:04 GMT Cal Hamler
Pueblo County weatherization program takes hit Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:04 GMT
BY JEFF TUCKER SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

Thanks to a decrease in federal support, Pueblo County’s program to weatherproof homes for the winter could see its budget sliced by a third next year. During Wednesday’s work session, Virginia Jimenez, director of the county’s housing and human serv...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2327698-120/program-county-department-jimenez /News/ 5742027 Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:04 GMT
Briefly . . . Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:03 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. Pueblo Light Connection Join Pueblo Light Connection on April 13 when metaph...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2429686-120/pueblo-west-april-information /News/ 5998771 Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:03 GMT
PHOTO Push for Purcell Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:01 GMT

...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2433339-120/purcell-details-photo-push /News/ 6007724 Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:24:01 GMT Christine ina Casillas | View photo Road crew braved the winds of Pueblo West recently as construction continues along Purcell Boulevard during the reconstruction phase of the project that began last summer.
Library program series targets seniors and children with aging parents Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:08:01 GMT
STORY BY KRISTEN M. WHITE

Alzheimer’s Disease affects five million people in the United States, and the number of diagnosed cases is rapidly increasing. Knowing the early signs of detection, making important decisions now and finding support are all important to Alzheimer’s ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2413538-120/alzheimer-program-carter-aging /News/ 5958256 Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:08:01 GMT | Special to The View Opal Bryson, 91, a resident at University Park Care Center in Pueblo, enjoys an ice-cream cone on a hot Senior Day at the Colorado State Fair on Wednesday.