Sunday, May 6, 2007
Thicker than water
Gazette photographer Kirk Speer and reporter Dave Philipps traveled to the San Luis Valley to report on the 155-year tradition of cleaning the community's irrigation ditch. The water right for the hand-dug ditch is the oldest in Colorado. See Sunday's Gazette for the print story or visit http://www.gazette.com/interactives/ditch for the online audio/slideshow.