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  • LETTERS: Fully support bluegrass project; views on half marathon event

    Letters
    Published: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    Fully support this project In light of the recent complaints in the media about the conversion of Wasson Park from traditional bluegrass, the Middle Shooks Run neighborhood would like to express its support to the Parks Department for its efforts to conserve our precious water....

  • Gardner adversaries outspend 
Sen. Udall's opponents 2-to-1

    The Gazette editorial
    Published: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    Television and radio ads drone on about Senate candidate Cory Gardner and some nonexistent war on women he purportedly advocates. If it seems relentless, there's a reason. Outside Democratic special interest groups have spent 
$12.9 million trashing him, which is more than double the...

  • LETTERS: Commissioners doing other things; a community owned utility

    Letters
    Updated: Sat, Sep 27, 2014

    Commissioners doing other things I thought the Colorado Springs City Council was an arrogant bunch, but the story about El Paso County Commissioners is right there, too. Who are they to take away a right that the sheriff has. I think if the county commissioners were in charge during...

  • Gazette endorses Wayne Williams

    Published: Sat, Sep 27, 2014

    Free and fair elections are an essential democratic ingredient of our constitutional republic. A shared desire to facilitate and maintain fair elections has led two outstanding candidates to seek election as Colorado's secretary of state. After researching and meeting candidates Joe...

  • GUEST COLUMN: A more Christian conversation about Islam

    James W. Gonia
    Published: Sat, Sep 27, 2014

    In recent months, public dialogue in the United States around Islam and the Muslim community has become increasingly tense. Extreme voices, claiming to represent primarily those of Christian faith, have proclaimed false and prejudicial conspiracy theories as fact: that Islam is an...

  • Vote 'no' on Amendment 68

    The Gazette editorial
    Published: Fri, Sep 26, 2014

    Amendment 68 represents the most deceptive issue on November's ballot. It's verges on abuse-of-process to benefit one East Coast business, at a cost to El Paso County, cloaked as something good for us. The constitutional amendment would allow the Rhode Island-based owners of Arapahoe...

  • EDITORIAL: Tell candidates to support the ERA

    The Gazette editorial
    Published: Thu, Sep 25, 2014

    When politicians come asking for your vote this fall, especially those seeking to serve or remain in Congress, ask them what they think of the ERA. It's alive and well and gaining momentum. We're not talking about the old Equal Rights Amendment that fizzled in the late 1970s. Today,...

  • LETTERS: Support the right to know; having a Kodak moment

    LETTERS
    Published: Thu, Sep 25, 2014

    Support the right to know Why am I voting Yes on 105, the GMO labeling initiative that will be on the Colorado statewide ballot Nov. 4? The better question might be: Why wouldn't I? Proposition 105 is not a ban on GMO foods, it is merely a label. A label simply stating, "Produced...

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