Fri, 19 Sep 2014 03:46:09 GMT http://www.pueblowestview.com/csp/mediapool/sites/dt.cms.rss.XMLServer.cls Pueblo West View RSS Feeds Charter school to expand with gym, commons area and kitchen Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:17:28 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Swallows Charter Academy began the first phase of construction Tuesday on a new building that will house a gymnasium, commons area and kitchen among other rooms on its campus. That news and a few other items were provided to the Pueblo County Distric...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2907086-120/board-swallows-compton-academy /News/ 7233519 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:17:28 GMT
Charter school to expand with gym, commons area and kitchen Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:17:28 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Swallows Charter Academy began the first phase of construction Tuesday on a new building that will house a gymnasium, commons area and kitchen among other rooms on its campus. That news and a few other items were provided to the Pueblo County Distric...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2907086-120/board-swallows-compton-academy /News/ 7233519 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:17:28 GMT
Pueblo County commissioners rethink transportation job Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:00:07 GMT
BY ANTHONY A. MESTAS THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The Pueblo County commissioners on Monday discussed creating a stand-alone office for a full-time transportation planner and engineer for Pueblo’s Metropolitan Planning Organization. During their meeting Monday, the commissioners put the hiring of a ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2903231-120/pueblo-county-transportation-alone /News/ 7222874 Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:00:07 GMT Liane ‘Buffie’ McFadyen
Shooting quote stirs commissioner debate Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:27:41 GMT
BY PETER STRESCINO THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

A debate over Pueblo’s values and future between Commissioner Sal Pace and his challenger Tom Ready on Wednesday night suddenly took a sharp turn east. East, as in Newtown, Conn., where a disturbed gunman shot 26 people, including 20 kids, at Sandy H...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2890426-120/ready-pace-pueblo-county /News/ 7188254 Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:27:41 GMT Tom Ready
Sheriff’s officials are looking into her background Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:38:59 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

A woman who was found dead Tuesday morning in a trunk of a car inside a Pueblo West home’s garage after an hourslong search following her reportedly shooting at a Pueblo Police Department sergeant died as the result of a contact gunshot wound to the ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2890242-120/furber-pueblo-sheriff-shooting /News/ 7187694 Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:38:59 GMT Christina Furber
Woman found dead after shooting at off-duty Pueblo cop Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:14:03 GMT
BY ANTHONY A. MESTAS THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

A woman who allegedly fired shots at an off-duty Pueblo police officer before fleeing was found dead in the trunk of a Pueblo West resident’s car that was parked in his garage. Christina Furber, 26, of Pueblo West, was wanted on first-degree attempte...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2885879-120/lucero-pueblo-car-officer /News/ 7175855 Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:14:03 GMT CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/JOHN JAQUES David Lucero, patrol operations captain for the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office, talks Tuesday about the case of a dead woman found in the trunk of a car at a home in the background in Pueblo West.
Off-duty official contacted female driver who later was found dead Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:00:09 GMT
BY RYAN SEVERANCE THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

A sergeant with the Pueblo Police Department who was shot at Monday night appears to have acted according to department procedures when she contacted a woman she saw driving erratically outside of the department’s jurisdiction. The sergeant, identifi...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2886986-120/department-pueblo-police-jurisdiction /News/ 7178679 Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:00:09 GMT Troy Davenport
Young pupils, particularly in Pueblo West, fuel 186-student increase Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:02:58 GMT
BY GAYLE PEREZ THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

Nearly 200 more students than projected have enrolled in Pueblo County District 70 schools. The school board learned Tuesday enrollment is up by 186 students over what district leaders had projected when they set the current year’s budget in June. As...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2871168-120/district-pueblo-enrollment-students /News/ 7137851 Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:02:58 GMT Ed Smith
Pueblo West View news briefs Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:10:21 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. American Legion meetings American Legion Larry C. Decker Memorial Post 207...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2863276-120/pueblo-information-call-west /News/ 7116960 Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:10:21 GMT
District 70 School News Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:08:46 GMT

Pueblo West High School 661 W. Capistrano Avenue 719-547-8050 Pueblo West High School is seeing changes to the campus everyday as construction continues to move forward toward completion dates in 2015. The beautiful classroom addition is complet...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2865499-120/sept-aladdin-graders-rehearsals /News/ 7122654 Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:08:46 GMT
Board OKs step increase in light of student growth Wed, 03 Sep 2014 18:54:07 GMT
BY GAYLE PEREZ THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The Pueblo County District 70 school board promised employees earlier this year that if student enrollment exceeded budgeted projections, all would get a salary increase. The board fulfilled that promise Tuesday night when it approved a step increase...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2865523-120/board-increase-step-meeting /News/ 7122737 Wed, 03 Sep 2014 18:54:07 GMT Ted Ortiviz
District 70 hires chef as part of its push to revamp school menus Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:00:19 GMT
BY AMY MATTHEW THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

They’ve come a long way from frazzlins. Those who attended school in Pueblo during the 1970s and ’80s probably remember the oddly named dish — fat noodles in “meat” sauce, topped with melted cheese. So long to spaghetti on steroids, however. School...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2844354-120/axworthy-district-kids-pueblo /News/ 7068611 Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:00:19 GMT CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/CHRIS McLEAN Brian Axworthy is the executive chef for District 70. After spending four years with a Colorado Springs school district, he is helping District 70 implement new school menu requirements. Axworthy’s goals include more cooking from scratch and greater use of local produce.
Vote was 3-2 in favor of ending relationship with Johnston Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:58:26 GMT
BY KRISTEN WHITE SPECIAL TO THE CHIEFTAIN

Jack Johnston no longer is the district manager for the Pueblo West Metropolitan District. His contract was terminated Tuesday night by the board of directors during their regular meeting. “The majority of the people on the board wanted to terminate ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/2848420-120/board-johnston-district-manager /News/ 7079210 Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:58:26 GMT Jack Johnston
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
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
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