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Piping Natural Streams and Ditches

Arthur von Boennighausen | April 11, 2018

“ Piping Natural Streams and Ditches “ This is the continuation of the January 27th, 2018 Sangre de Cristo Newspaper cautionary analysis of the hydrology of Custer County: “ Cool Clear Water “.  Last Summer our 1640 acre Sierra Mojada Ranch enjoyed rain every afternoon which brought the water table to the surface, topping off [...]

Satellite Broadband now available in Westcllife, Colorado and all of Custer County

Arthur von Boennighausen | February 25, 2018

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Maiden Voyage – The Prequel to The Adventure of a Lifetime

Arthur von Boennighausen | December 14, 2017

Customer Review 5.0 out of 5 stars……..  There is never enough time to do all the nothing you want to do….. By… ..  Arthur von Boennighausenon December 9, 2017 Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase . Friends:  I actually liked this book more than “ Jupiter’s Travels “, ” The Long Way Round ” and several other [...]

Political Humor by Arthur von Boennighausen

Arthur von Boennighausen | October 24, 2017


International Building Code – ” The Devil is in the details…. “

Arthur von Boennighausen | October 10, 2017

Letter to the Editor: . * I can not pass along 42 years of education and experience as a Engineer and Real Estate developer to a person who is not an Architect, Engineer, Constructor or Realtor through Letters to the Editor.  Sometimes being Smart is not enough. . * If the IBC [ International Building [...]

Zen and the Art of Total Recall…..

Arthur von Boennighausen | July 11, 2017

Good Day: . * I have just signed the petition to recall all three Custer County Commissioners.  Here are twelve failures that I am aware of in just the first six months of office: . * Failure to take action concerning six major SDEC electrical outages beginning with Christmas Day 2016. * Failure to take [...]

2008 BMW R1200 GS Adventure motorcycle for sale

Arthur von Boennighausen | March 13, 2017

Friends: * After talking to the BMW motorcycle dealers in Colorado Springs and Denver I have reduced the asking price on my 2008 BMW R1200 GS Adventure motorcycle to $10,000 as they insisted all I could get was the Kelly Blue Book value.  Includes BMW GS tank bag shown in the image but not the [...]

Where do you put your ” Stuff “…..

Arthur von Boennighausen | March 5, 2017

Letter to the Editor: . * In the last 5 years my wife Marty and Arthur have seen close to a zero demand for “ Tiny Homes “.  The one we have listed in Junkin’s Park is 364 square feet and has been on the market for years.  The Buyers tell us “ It’s just [...]

The ” Broom of God ” sweeps Christmas Day 2016

Arthur von Boennighausen | January 1, 2017

Friends: Katabotic winds sweeping down from the Sangre de Cristo mountain range left 2000 people without electrical service on Christmas Day 2016 in Custer County, Colorado.  This is the third time in the last 5 years that the same power lines have gone down causing outages. Underground electric lines and surface mounted transformers installed 20 [...]

Up In Smoke…. aka Polonium don’t drive me Crazy…..

Arthur von Boennighausen | December 14, 2016

Friends: * The Tobacco plant extracts a radioactive substance called Polonium that when inhaled through cigarette smoking into the lungs causes Cancer.  My own Mother died of a heart attack at age 54 from smoking two packs of cigarettes a day. * Here are some websites to make you aware of the effects of smoking [...]