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Matt Steiner

Regional Reporter

  • Fountain council to vote on ordinances that address 'smart meter' worries

    Published: Mon, May 12, 2014

    Fountain residents opposed to "smart meters" might have lost an attempt to ban them, but the City Council in the southern El Paso County town is poised to vote on three ordinances Tuesday to address some of the concerns that forced the issue onto the November 2013 ballot. Opponents...

  • Commissioners: Opting out of Social Security should be option for El Paso County employees

    Updated: Mon, May 12, 2014

    El Paso County Commissioner Amy Lathen is leading a movement to give local governments the chance to bypass Social Security and move retirement money to more lucrative options. The commissioner wants to see a federal law change underway by the end of 2014 that would allow El Paso...

  • Colorado Springs business owner sought after detectives seize 7 pounds of spice

    Updated: Sat, May 10, 2014

    Colorado Springs police are searching for a smoke shop owner after more than seven pounds of the synthetic drug spice were seized by detectives on Thursday. An arrest warrant has been issued for Alexander Kim, the 50-year-old owner of Ki Ki Smoke, 1730 Monterey Drive. The police...

  • 'Heavier, wet' snow expected in parts of El Paso, Teller counties; winter storm watch issued

    Updated: Fri, May 9, 2014

    People in the Pikes Peak region are due for spring-like weather on Saturday. But the sunny skies and mild temperatures may be fleeting as snow is expected to storm back into the area by Sunday afternoon. "It's going to be a pretty chilly and snowy day on Sunday," said Patrick Cioffi,...

  • Manitou Springs approves use permit for retail marijuana shop

    Updated: Wed, May 7, 2014

    After a lengthy public discussion about potential traffic jams and parking nightmares the county's first retail pot shop could cause, the Manitou Springs City Council voted 6-1 to approve a conditional use permit for its first retail marijuana shop, Maggie's Farm at 141 Manitou Ave....

  • World renowned inventor gets his own day in Manitou Springs

    Updated: Wed, May 7, 2014

    A Japanese inventor, who the Smithsonian credits for inventing the floppy disk iin 1952 and who holds more than 3,000 patents, has been given his own day. The Manitou Springs City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to make May 10, 2014 Yoshiro Nakamatsu Day in honor of the man who told...

  • Community Mental Health Fair in Colorado Springs celebrates growth

    Updated: Sun, May 4, 2014

    Larry Ritterband spoke with bright eyes and a wide smile Saturday when describing the growing success of the Community Mental Health Fair. This year's event took place from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday and boasted its best turnout since a different format sponsored by the Depression and...

  • Man shot, killed in Security-Widefield

    Updated: Sat, May 3, 2014

    A man, who was apparently shot and killed, was found dead Saturday afternoon in a Security-Widefield home with a small flying saucer on the roof. According to El Paso County Sheriff's Office spokesman Lt. Jeff Kramer, deputies were notified of the death shortly before 2 p.m. Kramer...

  • Saturday fire department exercise will test speed, communication

    Updated: Fri, May 2, 2014

    Colorado Springs firefighters will spring into action Saturday morning, equipping themselves in full gear, climbing into a pair of engines and quickly heading north to Castle Rock. The sudden response will happen sometime around 10 a.m. after a dispatcher makes a "Broken Arrow" call...

  • Colorado Springs volunteer in Arkansas to help with Red Cross relief

    Published: Fri, May 2, 2014

    A volunteer from the Pikes Peak Chapter is among more than 1,200 people the American Red Cross has deployed to help in the aftermath of severe weather that devastated areas of 13 states over the last week. The Colorado Springs Red Cross volunteer has been sent to Arkansas, where...

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