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WATCH: Their promposal video went viral, but their friendship goes much further
WATCH: Their promposal video went viral, but their friendship goes much further

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BURNSVILLE, N.C. -- At Mountain Heritage High School in Burnsville, North Carolina, Rachel Newberry caught Ben Robinson completely off guard. He was a...

One roadblock to arming teachers: Insurance companies
One roadblock to arming teachers: Insurance companies

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Kansas has a problem: It has a law allowing teachers to carry guns in the classroom, but almost no schools are using it because insurance companies...

New Woodland Park schools superintendent chosen for his 'heart for kids'
New Woodland Park schools superintendent chosen for his 'heart for kids'

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 15 hr ago

Steve Woolf, who has been a superintendent at Erie USD 101 in southeast Kansas for the past five years, is replacing Jed Bowman as superintendent of...

Woodland Park Superintendent Bowman bows out on high note
Woodland Park Superintendent Bowman bows out on high note

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 15 hr ago

WOODLAND PARK - A lengthy list of accomplishments is following Woodland Park School District RE-2 Superintendent Jed Bowman out the door. Wrapping up...

Colorado Springs twins finish high school with same GPA, share valedictorian honors
Colorado Springs twins finish high school with same GPA, share valedictorian honors

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 21 hr ago

If Virginia and Katie McGrath were gamblers, they'd be rich. In what seems like astronomical odds, the 18-year-old twin sisters earned the same grade...

Teacher who confronted Indiana school shooter lauded as hero
Teacher who confronted Indiana school shooter lauded as hero

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NOBLESVILLE, Ind. — An Indiana middle school student armed with two handguns opened fire inside his science classroom Friday, authorities said,...

Colorado Springs community invited to public retirement party for D-11 Superintendent Nicholas Gledich
Colorado Springs community invited to public retirement party for D-11 Superintendent Nicholas Gledich

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

The public is invited to a retirement send-off for Nicholas Gledich, superintendent of Colorado Springs School District 11. The party will be from...

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Liam, Emma lead top baby names in US for 2017
Liam, Emma lead top baby names in US for 2017

By: - 0 Fri, May 11, 2018

Emma and Liam were the most frequently chosen baby names for 2017. For the fourth year in a row, Emma was the top girl's name according to the annual...

Other states looking at 'free-range parenting' after Utah law creates buzz
Other states looking at 'free-range parenting' after Utah law creates buzz

By: - 0 Tue, Apr 10, 2018

SALT LAKE CITY — After Utah passed the country's first law legalizing so-called free-range parenting, groups in states from New York to Texas are...

Utah's 'free-range parenting' law said to be first in the nation
Utah's 'free-range parenting' law said to be first in the nation

By: - 0 Wed, Mar 28, 2018

It all started when Lenore Skenazy let her 9-year-old ride the subway home alone. She gave him a map, a MetroCard, a $20 bill and - just in case - some...

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Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, May 28
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, May 28

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, May 25, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Monday in the Colorado Springs area:

Colorado Springs area military events starting May 27, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 18 hr ago

Military-related events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs area nonprofit community events starting May 27, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 18 hr ago

Give back to the Colorado Springs community in the coming months with these fun nonprofit events in the area.

Colorado Springs area literary events starting May 27, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 18 hr ago

Book signings, readings and other literary events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs area business events starting May 27, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 18 hr ago

Seminars, networking opportunities and other business-related events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs area home and garden events starting May 26, 2017
Colorado Springs area home and garden events starting May 26, 2017

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 20 hr ago

Home and garden events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, May 27
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, May 27

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Sunday in the Colorado Springs area:      BREW Blues, Brews and BBQ Festival — Top barbecue...

Ten reasons you need to see the Switchbacks

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Flying high in third place in the Western Conference standings, the Switchbacks are facing a tough challenge with just five regular season...

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