Sand Creek Massacre

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Methodists’ Sand Creek Pilgrimage Sparks Sorrow, Healing

One hundred and fifty years after volunteer U.S. soldiers slaughtered hundreds of Native Americans in a dawn raid in the southeastern Colorado territory, members of the Methodist Church are reflecting on that dark stain in the church’s past.

06/23/2014

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Colorado History Museum Closes Sand Creek Display

Colorado’s new state history museum has closed an exhibit on the Sand Creek Indian massacre after descendants of the slaughter’s survivors demanded changes in how it is portrayed and said they weren’t consulted about the display.

08/27/2013

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County Leaders Hope Endangered Fort Lyon Could Help Veterans

Among the Colorado historical sites making the list of Colorado’s most endangered places is a place seeped in tragedy and pop culture, Fort Lyon.

04/09/2013

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Colorado Getaways Celebrates 25 Years

This weekend Colorado Getaways kicks off a new season, one that will be filled with stories that reflect on what’s changed since the series first hit the airwaves.

01/26/2011

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