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Renaming of Gore Range gathers local support

An Irish hunter visited Colorado’s high country in 1854 and left his name on a mountain range, a canyon and more. But are there more worthy figures to remember? Continue reading

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Kit Carson, hero or villain in Taos?

Taos is arguing again about whether to remember Kit Carson favorably on the name of a park. But look too deeply, and all of our heroes are like to have flaws. Continue reading

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