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  1. Will the Southwest Chief go through Pueblo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... the Southwest Chief Amtrak rail line thru Colorado, while also exploring adding additional stops in Pueblo and Walsenburg. The Final Report Regarding Funding outlines how the Commission has worked to get Colorado's cost allocation down to $8.91 ...

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  2. Bread And Meat Truck Spills Load In RolloverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | KKTV

    ... as crews worked to clean the wreck. Northbound I-25 was completely closed at mile marker 59, seven miles north of Walsenburg, from 6:30 a.m. until after 8 a.m. At last report from State Patrol at 8:45 a.m., one lane remains blocked.

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  3. Abby's Early Friday ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    Highs today should rance in the 30s-50s under cloudy skies. We're tracking the chance for flurries/sprinkles for southern areas like Walsenburg and Trinidad...with precipitation impacting the northern areas like Colorado Springs, Teller County and Pueblo after 9 p.m. The southwestern mountains will really get hit; however, any accumulations in the lower terrain will be minimal.

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  4. Abby's Thursday Afternoon ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    Overnight lows should drop to the 20s across much of southern Colorado. The mountain peaks may get some flurries, with much of the snow activity focused on the southwestern portion of the state. It's possible southern areas like Walsenburg and Trinidad will see snow tomorrow morning,

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  5. Abby's Early Thursday ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    Highs today will reach the 40s across southern Colorado. There's a very slight chance we could see flurries in areas like the Palmer Divide, Teller County and areas west of Walsenburg and Trinidad; however, much of the snow will be reserved for the mountain peaks.

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  6. Former Walsenburg Officer Sentenced to PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | KKTV

    A former Walsenburg police officer who helped her ex-husband hide heroin and cash from investigators has been sentenced to five years in prison. 32-year-old Gloria Suazo was sentenced in federal court in Denver on Friday.

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  7. Ex-Walsenburg cop gets 5 years in heroin caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | TheDenverChannel

    PUEBLO, Colo. - A former Walsenburg police officer has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for aiding and abetting heroin trafficking, federal authorities said Wednesday.

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  8. Ex-Walsenburg cop sentenced to 5 years in prison on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Denver Post

    A federal judge on Friday sentenced a former Walsenburg police officer to five years in prison on a drug offense after the 31-year-old was caught selling crack cocaine with her kids in the car. Judge Raymond Moore said his sentence against Gloria Evangeline Suazo, 31, which was above federal sentencing recommendations, was partly because she was caught selling drugs a day after she pleaded guilty to the federal charge and that she has "paraded" her kids in court.

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  9. Spanish Peaks Library District goes live on the CLiC AspenCat LibLime union catalogRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... Spanish Peaks Library District is home to the Huerfano County Library which was first established in 1906 by the Walsenburg Woman's Club. The Huerfano County Library began as a book case filled with donated books in the corner of a room in a Court ...

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  10. Judge: Rocky Ford cop will be tried for murder in fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... earlier found that Ashby had been accused of professional misconduct several times at his first policing job, in Walsenburg, and was the subject of an excessive-force investigation in Rocky Ford filed days before the fatal shooting. He joined the ...

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  11. Coroner: Rocky Ford cop shot man in the back; records to be released ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... to the defense. Ashby had been accused of professional misconduct several times at his first policing job in Walsenburg and was the subject of an excessive-force investigation in Rocky Ford filed days before the fatal shooting. Ashby is the first ...

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  12. Rocky Ford cop charged with murder to appear in court ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... to the defense. Ashby had been accused of professional misconduct several times at his first policing job in Walsenburg and was the subject of an excessive-force investigation in Rocky Ford filed days before the fatal shooting. With his November ...

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  13. Suspects Shoot Cash RegisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | KKTV

    A pair of crooks left a travel stop empty-handed after they were unable to get the cash register open. Walsenburg police say one of the suspects fired his gun at the cash register in an attempt to open it.

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  14. Walsenburg police: Robbery failed after suspects fired gun at registerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Denver Post

    Police in Walsenburg are searching for suspects in the attempted robbery early Wednesday of a travel center that failed when they were unable to open a cash register after firing a bullet at it. The attempted robbery happened just after midnight at the Acorn Travel Center on the 400 block of U.S. 85/87, police said.

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  15. Walsenburg police, citing budget shortfalls, crowdfunding K-9 purchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Denver Post

    Police in the small, southern Colorado town of Walsenburg, citing budget shortfalls, are trying to crowdfund the purchase of a new law enforcement canine. "Officer Atos retired in November of 2014 after many years of great service," police said, referencing their old canine.

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  16. Weather delays and closures for Jan. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    Huerfano Re-1: Walsenburg and Gardner will close at 1:00pm today due to inclement weather. Buses will run.

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  17. I-25 reopens north of Walsenburg following fiery crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    Photos shared by KRDO NewsChannel 13 viewers showed thick flames and smoke pouring from the truck, which was tipped over on its side.

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  18. Volunteer officer joins recall election in PuebloRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    A volunteer officer has thrown his hat into the ring to replace a councilwoman who is facing a recall election. Medina has been in law enforcement for 18 years and is currently a volunteer officer for the Walsenburg Police Department.

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  19. Man found dead after confrontation with copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | TheDenverChannel

    ... Watch issued December 19 at 3:09PM MST expiring December 22 at 11:00PM MST in effect for: Chaffee, Lake, Saguache WALSENBURG, Colo. - Walsenburg police say a man accused of firing shots in the air after confronting the Huerfano County sheriff has ...

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  20. Man Found Dead After Confrontation With Huerfano County SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | CBS Local

    Walsenburg police say a man accused of firing shots in the air after confronting the Huerfano County sheriff has been found dead of an apparent suicide. Police say Stetler confronted Huerfano County Sheriff Bruce Newman on Thursday complaining about government issues and was chased off the sheriff's property.

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