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Wayne Allard

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    D-Backs continue to own the Rockies and Chloe gets more press

    ♫ It's Friday, Friday ♫ Problem, Denver?​Colorado Rockies blog Purple Row drills down into why the D-Backs have been bullying the Rockies for some time now: "Know Your Foe #34: Surprising D-Backs Hope to Continue Haunting Inconsistent Rockies." Thrillist has a bloggy take on the new loun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2009

    Dick Wadhams calls Bill Ritter, Stephanie Villafuerte and the Denver DA's office "liars"

    Dick Wadhams has a big stick, and he's not afraid to stir with it.​The pressure on Stephanie Villafuerte's nomination for U.S. Attorney shows no signs of diminishing. The release of a letter to Senator Mark Udall in which Villafuerte attempted to squash accusations that she'd accessed a crimi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2009

    Wake-Up Call: the sins of former senators

    It's not quite the million-buck-a-year consulting job that Tom Daschle got working with former Tele-Communication Inc. honcho Leo Hindery's InterMedia Advisors, and it may not come with a private car. But former Senator Wayne Allard just took a job with The Livingston Group, a D.C. lobbying fir ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2009

    Wayne Allard adds half of "lawyer/lobbyist" tag to his résumé

    As pointed out in this morning's Wake-Up Call, ex-Senator Wayne Allard has taken a job with a Washington, D.C., lobbying firm, The Livingston Group. But in reporting about this development, neither the Denver Post, which blurbed the item, nor the Rocky Mountain News, which published a slightly large ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2009

    The origin of the digital-TV dead zone west of Lookout Mountain

    "DTV or No TV," a Message column in the January 22 issue, reveals that some people who've been receiving analog television signals for decades will likely lose free TV service entirely once the conversion to digital broadcasting takes place on February 17, the scheduled switchover date, or at some p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2009

    Denver Blogs: Is this man to blame for the Broncos' demise?

    Links: They're like hot links, but not as delicious and awesome. Send yours to joe.tone@westword.com.Why do the Broncos suck? The answer is a guy named Gary in Houston. (Mile High Report)Sen. Wayne Allard and Rep. Tom Tancredo are riding into the sunset. Sunsets just got 34 percent more boring. (Fac ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2008

    Advice to Mark Udall: Don't take all of Wayne Allard's advice

    For the most part, Colorado Public Radio's recent conversation with Wayne Allard doesn't exactly qualify as scintillating: big surprise. But Mike Saccone of Grand Junction's Daily Sentinel, whose "Political Notebook" feature qualifies as one of the better political blogs in the state, zeroed in on s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2008

    The Westword.com blog shortcut, December 16 edition

    Only eight blogging days until Christmas. Today in Cafe Society: • The List: Best hotel restaurants. • Happy fifth birthday to Mezcal, which will soon get a sibling. • Is the second Santa Fe Tequila Company drying up? • Smashburger is a smash in Wichita. Today in Backbeat Online: • Eric ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2008

    Denver blogs: The Broncos live, soda dies and Allard kills

    Peyton Hillis: One of the reasons the Broncos suck less than they did two weeks ago. The Latest Word is shredding through the Colorogosphere in search of quality blog-ness. Send your tips here. • The Rocky's Lee Rasizer has lots of theories on the Broncos' recent success. Some of them even make ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2008

    Could Wayne Allard actually be a good CSU chancellor?

    Wayne Allard. As soon as word surfaced that Wayne Allard was interested in the open post of Colorado State University chancellor, the folks at the left-leaning ProgressNow organization hit the apeshit button, arguing that Allard would be as bad a CSU administrator as he's been a U.S. senator. B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2008

    The Westword.com blog shortcut, November 19 edition

    The Fray are waiting for you. The hits just keep on comin'. Today in Backbeat Online: • The Fray is previewing new songs live at Snow Daze in Vail. • Talking golf and rock in a Q&A with Dead Confederate's Hardy Morris. • Apollo Sunshine's Sam Cohen gets the Backbeat Q&A treatment, too. • ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2008

    Did you know Mike Coffman was running for Congress?

    Mike Coffman. With so many competitive races in Colorado this year, it's something of a novelty to discovery one that's not close at all. So it is with the 6th Congressional District, currently represented by outgoing Republican Representative Tom Tancredo. When GOP officials left positions elsewh ... More >>

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    August 20, 2008
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    April 15, 2008
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    March 14, 2008
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    November 13, 2007

    This Day In Colorado Rockies History

    It's a strange day for Rockies fans. Our delegation to the House of Representatives in D.C., upon hearing that the Massachusetts delegation had introduced a resolution honoring the Boston Red Sox, decided they would draft their own touchy-feely, this-land-is-your-land-this-land-is-my-land, version o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2007

    Breaking a 33-Year Stalemate

    Today Colorado senators Wayne Allard and Ken Salazar, along with congressional reps Mark Udall and Marilyn Musgrave, gathered with Long's Peak as their backdrop and announced a "new" piece of legislation that was 33 years in the making. Allard spoke of the "immense tectonic forces" that shaped Rocky ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2007
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    December 11, 2006

    More Messages: The Towers That Be

    The long-running battle over a Lookout Mountain antenna farm has been declared at an end numerous times in recent years -- and this weekend's developments precipitated the loudest victory claims to date from those supporting the construction of a new broadcasting tower in the area. During the waning ... More >>

  • News

    November 9, 2006

    Guest Wishes

    Helen Krieble wants to end all the horsing around over illegal immigration.

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2006

    The Languishing Wilderness

    Today, Senator Ken Salazar blasted Colorado's other senator in a hand-delivered letter claiming that Wayne Allard and Representative Marilyn Musgrave have been using Rocky Mountain National Park as a "political pawn." To fully appreciate the indignant and injured tone of this broadside, check out t ... More >>

  • News

    September 14, 2006

    Murder Most Fowl

    Cockfighting is banned in Colorado. But the feathers still fly.

  • News

    September 22, 2005

    Take Your Best Shot

    Throwing a few back for Katrina relief.

  • Dining

    October 14, 2004

    Salt Treaty

    Heaven Dragon's owner dreamed of serving the president. But his food is a high-sodium nightmare.

  • News

    September 16, 2004

    The Message

    Checks and Balances

  • Calendar

    January 8, 2004

    Moo U.

    National Western takes a bow to the cow

  • News

    December 25, 2003

    Year in Review: Pop Quiz

    Consider this your final exam on the past year. Cheating is encouraged, bribes will be accepted -- and grades will be posted at City Hall.

  • News

    August 14, 2003

    Off Limits

    A tale of two Arnolds

  • News

    June 12, 2003

    The Message

    Brave New World

  • News

    June 5, 2003

    Pop Quiz

    Bug Juice
    June 5, 2003

  • News

    March 6, 2003

    Pop Quiz

    March 6, 2003

  • News

    February 27, 2003

    Follow That Story

    Taco's New Tone

  • News

    February 20, 2003

    The Message

    A hard-nosed TV reporter is peddling a new line -- of cosmetics.

  • News

    December 26, 2002

    You Must Remember This

    Holy smokes! Only those with burning ambition will survive the 2002 Year in Review quiz.

  • News

    November 21, 2002

    Off Limits

    Pressing engagements

  • News

    October 24, 2002

    Off Limits

    Can't we all just get along?

  • News

    October 24, 2002

    Ad Attack

    Political commercials outnumber political reports on local television.

  • News

    October 3, 2002

    What's Left?

    The Post denies accusations of slanted coverage.

  • News

    August 29, 2002

    Off Limits

    Prison break

  • News

    May 23, 2002

    Deliverance

    Time's a-wastin' at Rocky Flats.

  • News

    May 16, 2002

    Off Limits

    No-hassle tassels

  • News

    May 9, 2002

    Off Limits

    Things to do in Denver when it's dead

  • People & Places

    April 4, 2002
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    January 31, 2002

    Off Limits

    Turf rebirth

  • News

    December 27, 2001

    Year in Review

    2001? What 2001?

  • People & Places

    March 29, 2001

    Best Travelin' Man

    Senator Wayne Allard

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