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13-Pound Baby Born In Colorado

ALAMOSA, Colo. (AP) — A woman in southern Colorado was surprised when she gave birth to a baby girl that tipped the scales at almost 14 pounds. 165 more words


Oh, Baby! 13-Pound Girl Born In Southern Colorado

DENVER (CBS4) - Mia Yasmin Hernandez greeted the world in a big way Monday.

Big, as in 13 pounds, to be specific.

She was born in Alamosa in the San Luis Valley area in southern Colorado and flown to Children’s Hospital in Denver for special care in the neonatal intensive care unit. 88 more words


The Gunsts in Crook, Colorado - Part 1

My great-grandfather, Adriaan Gunst and his family arrived in Alamosa, Colorado, from their home in the Netherlands in 1892 with the plans to work for the Holland-American Land and Immigration Company. 1,251 more words

Gunst Family in Alamosa, Colorado (Part 2)

Alamosa Part 2

This is second in a series about the Adriaan Gunst family’s first years in North America. Read Part 1 to learn of their emigration from The Netherlands in 1892 and their journey to Alamosa, Colorado. 855 more words

Alamosa water rates to increase

From the Valley Courier (Ruth Heide):

It’s good news, but not as good as originally reported. Contrary to an earlier misperception, water rates in the City of Alamosa will increase next year just not above what the city council had scheduled to do several years ago.

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