Wayne Heilman

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Cost of living in Colorado Springs resumes upward climb

By: Wayne Heilman

The cost of living in the Colorado Springs area in the third quarter resumed its climb higher and closer to the national average, according to a quarterly survey.

The local cost of living was 3.9 percent...

Health-care building boom underway in Colorado Springs area

By: Wayne Heilman

Hospital and health-care construction is booming in the Colorado Springs area - about $1 billion in projects are planned during the next several years by UCHealth Memorial Hospital, Penrose-St. Francis Health...

Colorado Springs' sales-tax collections bounce back

By: Wayne Heilman

Surging housing construction and a strong tourism season helped Colorado Springs sales tax collections bounce back in October from a small decline in September, the city's Finance Department reported.


Colorado Springs area income growth rising, but we're falling behind others in Colorado

By: Wayne Heilman

Incomes in the Colorado Springs area, measured on per-person basis, rose last year by the highest percentage since 2011, mostly as a result of big gains in retiree income, according to a report released Thursday by...

Good times continue for Colorado Springs hotels

By: Wayne Heilman

Mild weather helped to fill Colorado Springs hotel rooms in October, pushing the occupancy higher than a year earlier for the second consecutive month and seventh time in the past eight months, according to the...

Dialog acquisition of Atmel is approved

By: Wayne Heilman

Shareholders of Dialog Semiconductor plc Thursday approved the company's acquisition of California-based chipmaker Atmel Corp., which operates its only manufacturing plant employing 1,000 in Colorado Springs.


Storm's effects continue with school delays for some in the Colorado Springs area

By: Wayne Heilman

- Note: Some school districts are on delayed start or closed Wednesday. Click here for complete list, which includes canceled classes for Lewis-Palmer District 38 and Falcon District 49.

The first heavy...

Envoy touts attractiveness of Colorado Springs for Japanese companies

By: Wayne Heilman

Colorado and Colorado Springs are promising locations for Japanese companies to set up operations, a Japanese diplomat said Wednesday during a five-day tour designed to build understanding about Japan that included...