Lee Anne Peck

Lee Anne Peck from Colorado Press Women (center) presents a plaque of recognition to The Chronicle-News co-owners Kim Hoffman (left) and Julie Loudon.

DENVER — Colorado Press Women celebrate 80 years as an organization this year, and a young lady from Trinidad, Harriet Wheeler, was honored July 31 for being one of the 58 charter members.

From July 30-31, the Press Women traveled to Canon City and Alamosa to honor newspapers that employed or were owned by CPW charter members. Area correspondent Lee Anne Peck accepted the recognition plaque for The Chronicle-News in Alamosa.

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