• Issue of
  • May 7-13, 2009
  • Vol. 17, No. 19
  • First strike
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  • First strike
  • Cover Story
  • First strike

    The Iraq war's lead bomber, an Air Force professor and a WWII vet reflect on the art of war and the new book that's brought them together
  • Ground control
  • Local News
  • Ground control

    Left alone by cleanup crews, a local homeless community says it's doing just fine
  • Local News
  • Ranger Rich: Dealing with Texans

    Texans are talking about secession and forming an actual new nation of Texas (likely national anthem: "I'm Bitin' My Fingernails and Thinking of You").
  • Going for it
  • Local News
  • Going for it

    Bent on revitalization, Manitou finds its way around financial hard times
  • Noted
  • Noted: DASH slashed

    Also: Darryl Glenn enters county race, KRCC fundraising drive ends, foreclosures climb, Ritter signs bill in town and more.


  • Letters

    Burlesque show responses, family responsibilities, women-owned businesses and more.
  • Advice Goddess
  • Advice Godess

    Girlfriends happen. The obligation on your end is to look reality in the face, which should have you writing this off as "We'll always have whale watching."

Food & Drink


  • Reverb
  • Reverb

    Hellhounds take note: Highly revered local blues channeler will debut his latest deep roots trio with a tribute to Robert Johnson.


  • Cinefiles
  • Film
  • Cinefiles

    The Hairdresser's Husband, Killer at Large, Pulling: The Complete First Season


  • Get Involved

    Fort Carson Open House, Mother's Day Run, Suicide Community Forum

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