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Biking Legend Jonathan Vaughters On Doping And Repairing Cycling’s Damaged Reputation

Colorado’s Jonathan Vaughters, a legend in the cycling world, has a new memoir. It’s called “One Way Ticket: Nine Lives on Two Wheels.” Vaughters recounts his entry into the sport as an undersized junior racer in Colorado and his rise … Continue reading

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The Holy Grail Of Baseball Cards Will Be At History Colorado For Just Three Days

Next week, an armored truck will transport a small piece of cardboard worth millions of dollars from a secret vault to the History Colorado museum. That slice of cardboard is the “Holy Grail” of baseball cards. It’s from 1952, featuring legendary Yankees center … Continue reading

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Pueblo’s Bell Game: The Zenith Of A High School Football Rivalry That’s Lasted 125 Years

Pueblo’s Central and Centennial High Schools have been rivals on the football field since 1892. It might be the oldest high school rivalry in the west and for the last 67 years the Centennial Bulldogs and the Central Wildcats have … Continue reading

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What A Father Learned From Coaching His Son Who Has Autism

Harrison Walter finishes the 400-meter at a middle-school track meet in May at the Sangre de Cristo School in Mosca. (Courtesy Jennifer Leigh Russ) Writer and champion pack burro racer Hal Walter of Westcliffe helps his son, who has autism, compete as a … Continue reading

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Colorado’s Four Time Olympic Triathlete

Colorado Competes is our series about athletes from our state who are taking part in the London Olympics. Ryan Warner speaks with a competitor who has to be a triple threat. Hunter Kemper, of Colorado Springs, is a triathlete. That … Continue reading

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