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Best and Brightest: Personal struggles led Palmer Ridge teen to found nonprofit
Best and Brightest: Personal struggles led Palmer Ridge teen to found nonprofit

By: Tony Peck - 0 2 hr ago

Palmer Ridge High School senior Holly Young used a love for music, close family ties and her natural knack for organizing to overcome mental health...

Best and Brightest: Brush with death transforms aspiring surgeon from Sand Creek High School
Best and Brightest: Brush with death transforms aspiring surgeon from Sand Creek High School

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This is the seventh of 20 profiles of The Gazette's Best and Brightest Class of 2018. A year ago, Jalen Criss wondered if he would live to graduate...

Colorado teachers get look at Marine Corps boot camp
Colorado teachers get look at Marine Corps boot camp

By: Tony Peck - 0 7 hr ago

SAN DIEGO - Teachers, coaches and mentors from Colorado and Wyoming spent a week at boot camp this month for the 2018 Marine Corps Educators Workshop....

More than 206,000 students have experienced gun violence at school since Columbine
More than 206,000 students have experienced gun violence at school since Columbine

By: - 0 19 hr ago

The Washington Post has spent the past year determining how many children have been exposed to gun violence during school hours since the Columbine...

Colorado Springs school district cancels classes in anticipation of teachers attending rally
Colorado Springs school district cancels classes in anticipation of teachers attending rally

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 Yesterday

Colorado Springs School District 11 will be closed next Friday "in anticipation of high levels of teacher participation at a rally in Denver,"...

Divine Redeemer students aid church receptionist whose home burned in 117 fire
Divine Redeemer students aid church receptionist whose home burned in 117 fire

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Yesterday

When a tragedy happens, everybody wants to help. Even kids. The 203 students at Divine Redeemer Catholic School were called on to pray for the church...

Colorado students investigated over alleged school shooting plans
Colorado students investigated over alleged school shooting plans

By: - 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

CRAIG — Craig officials say there is no immediate threat as they continue investigating school shooting threats allegedly made by two students. The...

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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...

Colorado needs 1,200 more certified foster parents
Colorado needs 1,200 more certified foster parents

By: - 0 Wed, Oct 25, 2017

Colorado is facing a major shortage of foster parents, with a new analysis finding the state needs 1,200 more foster families within the next two...

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Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, April 22
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, April 22

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 7 hr ago

Here's a look at what's going on Sunday in the Colorado Springs area:        OPEN HOUSE Pikesmasters Model Railroad...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, April 23
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, April 23

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Monday in the Colorado Springs area:      MUSIC      STAGE “The...

Colorado Springs area literary events starting April 22, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Yesterday

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

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, April 21
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, April 21

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Yesterday

Here's a look at what's going on Saturday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Saturday: UNC/Greeley Jazz...

Colorado Springs area business events starting April 22, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Yesterday

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

Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting April 21, 2018
Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting April 21, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Yesterday

Adoption fairs and other pet-related events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, April 20
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, April 20

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Friday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Saturday: UNC/Greeley Jazz...

Ten reasons you need to see the Switchbacks

Wed, Aug 10, 2016 - 9:19 AM 0

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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