Who’d want that card?

Letter from Kate Donithorne Salida – September 2003 – Colorado Central Magazine Editors: The April ’03 issue of Colorado Central devoted to the Klan in Kolorado was interesting, and scary, coinciding as it did with a Klan gathering in Santa F√©. The KKK is not just historic trivia.

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Ugly prejudice in Salida

Letter from Marina J. Ettel Salida – August 2002 – Colorado Central Magazine Editors: People tend to jump on the bandwagon without knowing where it is going and who is driving. Is it the togetherness? The company they share? Or is it one more thing that gets away from people and grows into a monster […]

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Messing with the S on Tenderfoot Hill

Brief by Central Staff Salida – November 2001 – Colorado Central Magazine Like many Salidans, we were mystified one October night when we looked across the river and saw some new lights on Tenderfoot Hill. Normally, there’s a white-light S that alternates with a red heart outline (for Heart of the Rockies, a Salida slogan […]

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Salida has a topless pool for the summer

Brief by Central Staff Salida – July 2001 – Colorado Central Magazine To put it one way, Salida again has an outdoor swimming pool. To put it another way, it’s a topless pool. The roof had to be removed after the Big Spring Dump of May 3-6 because some wooden support beams cracked under the […]

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Millennial explosions

Brief by Central Staff Salida – December 1999 – Colorado Central Magazine The millennium should arrive in Salida with a bang — the Heart of the Rockies Chamber of Commerce has arranged for $5,000 worth of fireworks to be detonated on Tenderfoot Hill as 1999 draws to a close. But even with the arrival of […]

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Salida makes Sunset List of West’s best cities

Brief by Central Staff Salida – December 1999 – Colorado Central Magazine Salida got on another list, one that presented 24 of “The West’s Best Cities” in the November edition of Sunset Magazine. Other listed cities ranged from famous spots like Missoula, Boulder, and Portland to another old railroad town, Evanston, Wyo. The Salida article […]

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Norther Exposure, sure. But X-Files?

Brief by Central Staff Salida – September 1999 – Colorado Central Magazine Northern Expsosure, sure. But X-Files? How many ways can a magazine get a story wrong? We manage quite a few ways ourselves, but we’re more than willing to hand the prize to VQ: Vintage Quality motorcycles, a monthly published “for the connoisseur.”

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City Comprehensive Plan by Leland Consulting Group

Review by Martha Quillen Salida – July 1996 – Colorado Central Magazine City of Salida Comprehensive Plan Prepared for: Salida City Council Salida Planning & Zoning Board Volunteers Planning Committee Citizens of Salida, Colorado prepared by: Leland Consulting Group HOH Associates, Inc. & Gorsuch Kirgis

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