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  1. Sweet vistas and music: What's not to like about the Rio Grande...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... said. Besides the weekend concert trains, in season, Rio Grande Scenic runs excursions from Alamosa to the town of La Veta, 17 miles beyond the amphitheater . While the musicians got organized, our lunch, included in the cost of the ticket, was ...

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  2. SECOM Acquires DD Wireless, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Lamar Daily News

    ... In addition, the overlapping market areas will considerably expand the geographic footprint by including Gardner, La Veta, Westcliffe, Cuchara and Florence. SECOM already serves communities and surrounding areas that include, but are not limited to, ...

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  3. Fallen DOC officer recognized more than 100 years after dying in the line of dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 30 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... member of a local prominent family. When former Warden T.J. Tynan learned that a convict, Conley Baldwin, escaped to La Veta, he sent Russell and a group of officers to recapture him. But once they arrived, Baldwin started shooting and hit Russell ...

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  4. Can a ranch sawmill improve forest health in rural Colorado?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | High Country News

    Lots of things about the Trinchera Blanca Ranch are big. Sitting on the east side of the San Luis Valley near La Veta Pass, its 176,000 acres are believed to make it the biggest ranch in Colorado.

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  5. Fallen DOC officer to be memorialized May 30 at Greenwood CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... Gardens a few months before. The escapee was known to be at his family home in LaVeta. The Captain proceeded to La Veta, and with the help of three deputies from the Huerfano Sheriff's Department, he went to Baldwin's home and proceeded to take him ...

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  6. Oh, my! 8 postcard views in ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... U.S. Forest Service photo. Spanish Peaks A designated National Natural Landmark, these distinct mountains outside of La Veta are truly unique. They have been called Twin Peaks, Dos Hermanos (two brothers), Mexican Mountains and Wahatoya, meaning ...

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  7. Ride a mountain train to some of Colorado's best beersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... happy. The event begins with a rail journey from Alamosa to Fir Station in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains south of La Veta Pass. There, at a siding accessible only by train, the railroad operates a mountain concert venue complete with a covered ...

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  8. Tannahill Weavers in concert in La VetaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Examiner.com

    The Spanish Peaks International Celtic Music Festival has announced a special concert by The Tannahill Weavers , Sunday, April 24 at 5PM, n conjunction with the opening of the La Veta Inn in La Veta, CO Tickets: $25 - Performance Only $40 - Performance and Dinner Tickets can be purchased on line through the website , or email [email protected] Seating is limited to 80, so we urge you to get your tickets right away. Dinner is available at 3 pm and after the performance, and there will be a Cash Bar.

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  9. Trains offer unique experiences in travel, dining, music and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    The Rio Grande Scenic Railroad is offering a variety of train experiences this summer, including Mountain Rails Live, in which passengers ride to the Fir Summit Amphitheater in the mountains at the top of La Veta Pass at 9,400 feet in elevation. The experience offers a barbecue dinner and music, and runs on Saturdays and Sundays from June 11 through Sept.

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  10. Abandoned ski areas in Colorado continue to leave their mark decades laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... such areas, including five in Colorado Springs, four in Teller County and the well-known Cuchara Valley ski area in La Veta. Most people assume that, without human traffic, ski areas would grow wild, trees would reclaim the runs and the landscape ...

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  11. Abandoned ski areas in Colorado leave continue to leave their mark decades laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... such areas, including five in Colorado Springs, four in Teller County and the well-known Cuchara Valley ski area in La Veta. Most people assume that, without human traffic, ski areas would grow wild, trees would reclaim the runs and the landscape ...

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  12. Winds causing power issues throughout Colorado Springs areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... customers in Manitou Springs. San Isabel Electric tweeted that approximately 550 customers were without power in the La Veta area, and another 300 customers were in the dark in the San Isabel area. Company Spokeswoman Taelor Huddleston said the ...

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  13. Winter weather advisory in effect for Colorado SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | The Gazette

    ... Mexico. A winter storm warning is in effect for that area and throughout the Sangre de Christo Mountains, including La Veta Pass. The Colorado State Patrol reports that the chain law is in effect for U.S. 160 over Wolf Creek Pass and warns drivers ...

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  14. Three area teams begin questRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Lamar Daily News

    ... fact, 11 out of the 12 teams in this year's 2015 state tournament field return from a year ago. The lone newcomer is La Veta. Otis (23-1) carries the No. 1 seed into this year's Class 1A state tournament that runs Friday, Nov. 13 and Saturday, Nov. ...

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  15. Fire burning in Huerfano County; fire contained in Fremont CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Gazette

    A brush fire near Highway 50 in Fremont County has been contained, according to the Fremont County Sheriff's Office. Authorities with the Huerfano County Emergency Dispatch tell Gazette news partner KKTV the fire is burning outside the town of La Veta, between Highway 160, Highway 12 and County Road 410.

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  16. Wildfire burning in Huerfano CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Gazette

    Authorities with the Huerfano County Emergency Dispatch tell Gazette news partner KKTV the fire is burning outside the town of La Veta, between Highway 160, Highway 12 and County Road 410.

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  17. 400-Acre Fire In Huerfano CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | KKTV

    Authorities with the Huerfano County Emergency Dispatch tell 11 News the fire is burning outside the town of La Veta, between Highway 160, Highway 12 and County Road 410.

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  18. Lady Savages play hard but suffer tough lossRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2015 | Lamar Daily News

    ... and 9-4 overall with no scores reported for a league match with James Irwin on Oct. 8 and a non-league match with La Veta on Oct. 13. "Next up is our long trip to Salida on Saturday where our games will start a little earlier than usual with our ...

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  19. Board meeting updates and HCN family visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | High Country News

    ... toward gold, we've welcomed several fall visitors. In late August, Anjillee Schwarz and Dharmajan Vilardi came from La Veta, Colorado, to visit family in Paonia - the family in question being our very own Associate Designer Brooke Warren and her ...

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  20. Cooking Mishap May Have Started House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | KKTV

    ... lack of water in the area of Rugby Road where the house was located, the Huerfano County Fire Department called the La Veta Fire Department for help. Ten firefighters in all responded.

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