CHAFFEE INFECTION RATE IS STATE’S FOURTH HIGHEST

COLORADO SPRINGS HAS HIGHEST DEATH RATE

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CHAFFEE COUNTY, with a population of 20,000 and 15 positive tests for covid-19 as of Sunday,  had the fourth highest infection rate in the state, according to the Colorado health department.  The county health department reported that an 83-year-old man with underlying medical problems who was was hospitalized after being tested positive on March 17 […]

Winning the West: The Military-Industrial Thesis

How the Union army continued west after the Civil War. Reviews of "Lakota America" by Pekka Hamalainen and "West from Appomattox" by Heather Cox Richardson

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  By LARRY JOSEPH CALLOWAY (C) (Photos (c) are by the author unless otherwise credited) Along T-shirt row in Deadwood, the gold-gulch town in South Dakota’s Black Hills, you can read silk-screened homages to bikers, gunfighters, gamblers, anti-immigrant soldiers (“If you are reading this in English, thank the U.S. military.”)  and the armed protection of […]