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'Warming fires' by city's vagrants 'put all of us at risk'
Time to rethink remedies for substance abusers living on streets
Temp housing for illegal campers, not 'stay-warm fires'
'Bum solution' ideas questioned; editor responds
Increasing bum problem diminishes quality of life for community
Agree that Uintah sharrows will have cyclists 'swimming with sharks'
Centennial project turned road into 'raceway'
Bum problem much worse than 10 years ago
Focus homeless aid on those seeking self-sufficiency
Support for Colorado's submarine from Westside restaurants
Colorado Springs turning into 'bum heaven'
Why speed up Drake Power Plant decommissioning?
People in 'glass houses' miss depth of bum problem
Give Colorado Springs bums 'Olympic City, USA' hoodies
3 with upbeat feedback on Pioneer editor's bum solution
Editor's Desk bum solution spurned; editor responds
Poor planning by City Parks on Community Center playground
City Parks' Intemann Trail reroute blocks waterfall access
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Big media and the little papers they own (with love from copy-and-paste)
'Doublethinking' legal fires by illegal campers
Solving the bum problem... the sequel
How to solve the bum problem
Cycling storm troopers? Oh, wait
Deannexation - 're-vote' early and often
The puppy in Cripple Creek
World War II paused tour car business
Cash on the railroad tracks - a double mystery
Tourist camps and the road to Manitou
Changes in early cog railway plans
The early road to Colorado City from the north
How Jim quit the Midland (and other stories)
A train race to the silver mines
A company's grocery sites, over the decades
A Midland excursion train to Leadville in 1889
A visit from the cog's 1st general manager
Skorman presents case for closing Drake sooner
Key distinction between 'bums' and 'homeless'
Wasson Academic Campus offers 'extended opportunities'
Utilities mulls earlier decommissioning of Drake Power Plant
Guest column: 1-year anniversary for Silver Key at east-side location
OWN column: Talk to neighbors before building second units
Guest column: City commemorates 5-year anniversary of Waldo Canyon Fire
Guest column: New OWN ideas, and join us at the picnic June 25
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ESSAY: Leave Confederate statues standing, Union soldier's descendants urge
ESSAY: Congress making immigration law is constitutionally correct
ESSAY: Slice added to Colorado cake case
HUMOR: Better raspberries at the fruit stand
ESSAY: Demise of journalistic standards as media chases Trump - Part 2
ESSAY: Demise of journalistic standards as media chases Trump - Part 1
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