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Rachel Riley

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Rachel Riley covers local and breaking news. The recent Boston University graduate joined The Gazette's staff after interning at the newspaper in Summer 2016. During her undergraduate career, she held part-time positions at two New England newspapers, an investigative journalism nonprofit and an environmental magazine based in Auckland, New Zealand.

I-25 WIDENING CASTLE ROCK
Looking north towards Castle Rock Thursday, Deceber 22, 2016 as heavy traffic moves along I-25 which is two lanes in each direction. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
The Hansen Trailhead area on October 4, 2017 in Fountain, Colorado. The site, which has been destroyed by erosion since floods inundated the county in 2015, is one of six other flood-damaged spots that will be repaired if county voters approve a ballot measure in November. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette.)
Workers pressure wash the railings to Teller County's Habitat for Humanity Clock Tower Condos, a 9-unit affordable housing complex in Woodland Park on Friday November 3, 2017. The complex is set to open Saturday. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).
Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District (Gazette file photo)
Crews install the second of 14 girders Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, for the Spectrum Loop Bridge over the extension of Powers Blvd.. The first seven girders, each weighing 74,000 pounds, were installed Wednesday with the other seven planned to be installed Thursday. The bridge should be finished late 2017 or early 2018 with the Powers extension north to Interstate 25 is projected to be finish in 2019. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Crews install the second of 14 girders Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, for the Spectrum Loop Bridge over the extension of Powers Blvd.. The first seven girders, each weighing 74,000 pounds, were installed Wednesday with the other seven planned to be installed Thursday. The bridge should be finished late 2017 or early 2018 with the Powers extension north to Interstate 25 is projected to be finish in 2019. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
MANITOU SPRINGS
Downtown Manitou Springs on Wednesday April 19, 2017. Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette
GAZETTE MUGSHOTS
The outside of Courtney Cunard's tiny home, sized at 399 square feet, at Peak View Park on Thursday, July 20, 2017 in Woodland Park. Cunard works in Colorado Springs as a licensed Esthetician at Alpenglow Skin Spa. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).
Cindy Keating, the parks and recreation director, walks down the stairs that take swimmers to the top of the water tube slide Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, at the Woodland Aquatic Center in Woodland Park. The 27,000-square foot swimming center’s grand opening is Sunday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Cindy Keating, the parks and recreation director, walks down the stairs that take swimmers to the top of the water tube slide Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, at the Woodland Aquatic Center in Woodland Park. The 27,000-square foot swimming center’s grand opening is Sunday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)