Venetucci water tower

Farms face growing water concerns

Trudy Thomas For years, Coloradans have speculated about the possibility of turning on the faucet and finding that nothing flows out. It wasn’t something we thought could actually happen. It…

Venetucci Farm irrigation pipes

A Colorado water-friendly future

Nathan Lee & Alice Plant Under the current regime of prior appropriation, many farmers have little incentive to practice water efficient irrigation techniques. The Law of the River functions on…

Bob Kinsey

City council race reflections

Bob Kinsey I stood for city council (I didn’t do much running) because, as a Green, I believed that there should someone on the ballot clearly opposed to hydraulic fracturing….

Kimberly Rivera

Peace community helps Rivera

Kim Rivera’s family is anxious about her April 29 court-martial at Fort Carson, but at least they’ll be able to live in Colorado Springs and support her – thanks to…