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A Nation’s Pastime
11 months ago by Colin Bane
“The confluence of the South Platte River and Cherry Creek was historically a gathering spot for Native people, used for trade and for bringing the nations together,” says Walt Pourier, founder of the Stronghold Society ...
Best of Denver 2013 Readers' Poll: Meet this year's Sports & Recreation winners
2 years ago by Westword
The 2013 Best of Denver issue is on stands now, and in its 196 pages you'll find Westword's picks for the best people, places and services in Denver. Along the way, we asked you to nominate and then vote for your favorites online, v...
With help from Pearl Jam, native American youth skate for their lives at ONE Gathering
3 years ago by Laura Bond
Walt Pourier is the visionary behind the "ONE Gathering -- Skate for Life" event, which will ramp up Saturday at the Denver Skatepark. Drawing hundreds of young Native Americans from across Colorado and beyond, the Gathering will ex...
Reader: Skatepark is so clean, Denver must have a conservative scene
3 years ago by Patricia Calhoun
In honor of Go Skateboarding Day, Britt Chester took his board out on the town last Friday for his weekly installment of Guess where? Which inspired one reader to suggest why the Denver skatepark looked so clean...