Citizen hosts open house August 07, 2019 - 00:00 Posted in: Columbus Longtime citizens were acquainted with some “temporary citizens” on Monday afternoon as the Colorado County Citizen hosted a reception for new staff members. It also gave longtime Citizen owner, Jim Chionsini, an opportunity to be reacquainted with local leaders. Chionsini, president of Granite Publications, bought the paper in 1998. “It’s ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!