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  • Two Fort Carson sergeants sought on suspicion of selling stolen military equipment

    Updated: Fri, Apr 25, 2014

    Two Fort Carson sergeants are accused of selling stolen military equipment that one of them marketed as "untraceable" or "lost," Army investigators say. Tyler Milligan and Jodi Coker were booked into the El Paso County jail Friday after a sting operation targeting Milligan's alleged...

  • Man arrested in Colorado Springs in connection to alleged kidnapping

    Updated: Fri, Apr 25, 2014

    Colorado Springs police arrested a man on suspicion of holding a woman against her will in an SUV while, at one point, she yelled "help, he's going to kill me." A string of witness reports from across south and east Colorado Springs led Colorado Springs police to arrest Robert Leck,...

  • Two pipe bombs found in Fountain

    Published: Fri, Apr 25, 2014

    Detectives found two pipe bombs Thursday evening inside a house in southeast Fountain as part of an Army investigation. The bombs as well as "other possible explosive items" were rendered safe and removed from the house at 509 Turf Trail Place by a regional bomb squad unit, as well as...

  • Colorado Springs police investigate marijuana dispensary burglary

    Published: Fri, Apr 25, 2014

    Police suspect two people broke into a west Colorado Springs marijuana dispensary before fleeing officers on bicycles. Police heard a man yell "the police are here" while responding to a burglary alarm around 3:15 a.m. Friday at Pure Medical, 2125 Busch Ave., according to the police...

  • Colorado Springs ranks as one of the best US cities for asthma sufferers

    Published: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    Breathe easy, Colorado Springs. Dealing with asthma apparently comes easier here than elsewhere in the nation. Colorado Springs ranks as one of the best cities in the country for people suffering from the condition, placing sixth out of the largest 50 cities, according to NerdWallet....

  • Colorado Springs-area flu season will go down as 'worst in years'

    Updated: Mon, Apr 21, 2014

    El Paso County's flu season will go down as one of the worst in years - in particular, hitting an adult demographic that typically fares best against the virus, county health officials say. The same strain that caused the 2009-2010 pandemic came back with a vengeance this year,...

  • Police find hash oil extractor, 16 pot plants; cite mother of three young children

    Published: Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    The mother of three children was cited Thursday on suspicion of child abuse after Colorado Springs Police said they found an active butane hash oil extractor in the family's apartment, along with about 16 flowering marijuana plants. Detectives also planned to arrest the woman's...

  • Colorado Springs police ID suspect in pharmacy robbery

    Updated: Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    Colorado Springs police identified the 55-year-old man suspected of robbing a pharmacy at gunpoint Thursday afternoon. Roy Pollette remained held at the El Paso County jail on $50,000 bond Friday, a day after detectives suspect he fired a shot into the ceiling of a pharmacy while...

  • Tuesday is the deadline for health insurance sign-up

    Published: Tue, Apr 15, 2014

    In late March, the state's health insurance exchange announced plans to give shoppers extra time to finish enrolling in plans for 2014 - a nod to crushing demand that left some people waiting in line as the sign-up deadline passed. That leeway is about to end. Most Coloradans have...

  • State officials urge Medicaid signups

    Updated: Fri, Apr 11, 2014

    A growing number of enrollees for Medicaid appear to be children who were eligible for the program last year, but whose parents never sought the benefits. During a recent five-month span, 22,784 children enrolled in either Medicaid or Child Health Plan Plus benefits despite the fact...

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