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An administrative and athletics staff shakeup is underway at Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8, under the leadership of a superintendent...

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Air Force officer accused of sexual exploitation was arrested in Colorado Springs adult entertainment store

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Best and Brightest: Gohde's Passion engineers ways to impact lives
By: - 0 Mon, Apr 25, 2016

This is the eighth of 25 profiles about The Gazette's Best and Brightest Class of 2016.

How do you get into college when you are 13 years...

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Colorado Springs school makes U.S. News top 10 in Colorado for first time, another retains high standing
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Tue, Apr 19, 2016

U.S. News & World Report's annual rankings of the nation's best public high schools show a few surprises among local charter schools, which...

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What could be more convenient, quicker, saves money, and is good for your health?
By: - 0 Tue, Apr 19, 2016

As the volume of cars on the road continues to rise, it’s no secret that one of the most direct ways to do some good for the environment, is to take...

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Sizzling Signature Gala Is Helping Local Animals
By: - 0 Thu, Apr 14, 2016

In just a few weeks, one of Colorado Springs must-attend galas of the year, the 2016 Fur Ball is being hosted by the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak...

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Colorado Springs parents complain of pressure, fear tactics over school testing
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Thu, Apr 14, 2016

With Colorado's public schools deep into what's become a thorny thicket of standardized testing, some parents say they felt pressured to have their...

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Colorado Springs author offers tips, insights on evolving parent-child roles
By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Mon, Apr 11, 2016

Nancy Brummett was caring for her aging mother in Tennessee and mapping her own way through the confusing, emotional and - if we're...

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Dear Donna: Is it time forwidower to put photos away?
By: - 0 Mon, Apr 11, 2016

Dear Donna,

After being widowed for two years, I met a lady who I have been dating for a couple of months. We are both gourmet cooks and she...

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Behind the scenes with Colorado Springs-area fly-fishing gurus
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Fri, Apr 8, 2016

Sandra Hanna, a software engineer from Colorado Springs, always wanted to try fly-fishing. So for her birthday last July, she hired a guide and went...

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Want to stretch a family budget? Colorado Springs consignment sale starts today
By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Wed, Apr 6, 2016

Based on the amount of used clothing that winds up in American landfills - 10.5 million tons in 2014 - textiles have one of the more threadbare...

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