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Better late than never
July 10, 2003
Disasters in the Pastures
Mile High Telecom promised to be an alternative to Qwest, but the line is going dead.
There are a million Qwest stories in the naked city. This is just one of them.
Upstart Jack Hawkins tries to win control of the state AFL-CIO.
SCAMSTERS RUN SOME NEW TRICKERY PAST THE ELDERLY.
WHILE TELEMARKETERS RAISE MONEY FOR A NEW FOOD BANK--AND THEMSELVES--ONE POLITICALLY POWERFUL NEIGHBOR WANTS THE PROJECT SHELVED.