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  • 52-bed hospital will improve access to quality health care

    By name newspaper -
    Updated: Mon, Oct 27, 2014

    Amid the barrage of bad health care news came a glimmer of light last week in Colorado Springs. A company specializing in for-profit, free-standing emergency rooms announced plans for a three-story hospital with 52 beds on North Nevada Avenue. Colorado General Hospital will be owned...

  • GUEST COLUMN: We want to help the poor, as do the Kochs

    Chris and Liz Wrightby CHRIS AND LIZ WRIGHT Guest opinion -
    Published: Mon, Oct 27, 2014

    Politics seems to be the only line of work where you don't have to base your arguments in fact. For example, see the Mark-Udall-for-Senate campaign's recent claim that Charles and David Koch want to "trap. Colorado families in poverty." This comment echoes Senate Majority Leader Harry...

  • Editorial: Why Udall-Obama is losing

    The Gazette editorial
    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    First lady Michelle Obama had great advice when she showed up in Denver on Thursday to campaign for U.S. Sen. Mark Udall. Mrs. Obama told Coloradans to exercise a sacred civic duty. "Get everyone you know to vote," she said. "Everybody knows somebody who's sitting on the couch right...

  • GUEST COLUMN: Keep public notices in the public

    Terri House
    Published: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    Since statehood, Colorado citizens have relied on legal (or public) notice advertising in newspapers throughout the state to be informed of important governmental actions. State agencies, counties, municipalities and special districts post their legal notices in community newspapers....

  • LETTERS: Positive feedback on the airport; remember sequestration

    Published: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    Positive feedback on the airport I had a lovely morning at our Colorado Springs Airport. I recently joined the "COS Premier Lounge" and as I drove to the airport I eagerly anticipated my new travel experience. I pulled right up to the valet parking area, grabbed my luggage, locked my...