Terry Bradshaw Showcases Alamosa

Terry Bradshaw showcased the  City of Alamosa on Today in America back in 2012.  The educational television programs features cities and towns in the United States and Canada.  Today in America airs on national and regional networks throughout North America.  The show features Alamosa and the Great Sand Dunes.  In case you missed it here is a video…

Gabriel Jose Medina, 89

Born:  July 7, 1927  San Francisco, CO Death:  December 19, 2016 Church Service: January 7,  2017  11:00 pm Sangre De Cristo Catholic Church San Luis, Colorado Burial:  Cremation San Luis resident Gabriel Jose Medina, 89, passed away December 19, 2016. Gabriel was born on July 7, 1927 in San Francisco, CO in Costilla County, the…

Legend of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains

In the 1800’s the Spaniards came to the  San Luis Valley to explore its riches. Virginia Simmons in her book, The San Luis Valley: Land of the Six Armed Cross, recounts the legend. Father Francisco Torres was with the Spanish explorers when he was wounded by a group of  Indians who rebelled against the explorers they…

National Parks Free Days

The National Park Service turns 100 years old in 2016 and we want everyone to join the party! On 16 days in ’16, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone. Mark your calendar for these entrance fee–free dates in 2016: January 18: Martin Luther King Jr.…

Free Entrance Day to National Parks

The National Park Service turns 100 years old in 2016 and we want everyone to join the party! On 16 days in ’16, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone. Mark your calendar for these entrance fee–free dates in 2016: January 18: Martin Luther King Jr.…

National Park Free Days

The National Park Service turns 100 years old in 2016 and we want everyone to join the party! On 16 days in ’16, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone. Mark your calendar for these entrance fee–free dates in 2016: January 18: Martin Luther King Jr.…