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Colorado Nat'l Guard assists in Rescue on Challenger Pt.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 8, 2009 CONTACT: Capt Elena O'Bryan (720) 250-1050 Tech. Sgt. Cheresa D. Theiral (303) 549-425 SAGUACHE COUNTY, Colo. - The Colorado National Guard was called to assist in the rescue of an injured hiker at 10:50 p.m. yesterday in the Sangre De Cristo mountain range in south central Colorado. Two hikers had spotted a solo male hiker who had fallen about 1500 feet down a slope and came to rest at approximately 12,600 feet on a 75-degree slope on the side of Challenger Point. The hikers then notified authorities. Seven Colorado Army National Guard Citizen Soldiers in a CH-47 Chinook helicopter, assigned to the Army Aviation Support Facility at Buckley...

Healing & celebration

As I write this editorial, it is the end of October, and certainly, the end or an era. Our country is so hungry for change, so deeply wants to recover its sense of self worth, heal its wounds and create a better future, that I believe that Obama and Biden will win this election. Yip! yip! yip! But then what? We have a lot of work to do. The first of which is healing. Our country suffered a grievous wound on 9/11, and our response to it was not the right one. We invaded a country that was not involved, and we...

Why I’m voting for Barack Obama

My main reasons for voting for Barack Omama for president of the United States are: • He expresses values that resonate with my own. Honesty, compassion for people, service, a belief in the goodness of people, a...

Colorado Nat'l Guard assists in Rescue on Challenger Pt.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 8, 2009 CONTACT: Capt Elena O'Bryan (720) 250-1050 Tech. Sgt. Cheresa D. Theiral (303) 549-425 SAGUACHE COUNTY,...

Healing & celebration

As I write this editorial, it is the end of October, and certainly, the...

Why I’m voting for Barack Obama

My main reasons for voting for Barack Omama for president ...
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