Two local military vets among 50 Wounded Warrior Scholarship recipients

By: Debbie Kelley

Fifty active-duty military, veterans, spouses and caregivers of wounded warriors, including two people from Colorado Springs, have been named 2016 Wounded Warrior Scholarship recipients from Colorado Technical...

41 percent respond to CU sexual misconduct survey

By: The Associated Press

BOULDER, Colo. — The University of Colorado says 41 percent of its students took the school's comprehensive survey about sexual misconduct.

The Daily Camera reports ( that the online...

Postal Service kicks off Letters From Santa program

By: Debbie Kelley

Santa’s got his pen and is ready to reply to children’s gift wish letters to the North Pole.

To have Santa answer your child’s mail, place your child’s letter to Santa in an envelope addressed to Santa...

PPCC reschedules open house of its newest location to Dec. 2

By: Debbie Kelley

Due to the recent snowstorm, Pikes Peak Community College has rescheduled the open house for its newest location. It will now happen 5-7 p.m. Dec. 2, at the Creekside Success Center, 3850 Pony Tracks...

Rhodes scholars for Class of 2016 announced

By: The Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The 32 American men and women chosen as Rhodes scholars include a member of the U.S. National Rowing Team, an Alzheimer's disease social activist and a Harvard University student who holds a Guinness...

Imagination, tinkering encouraged at Colorado Springs event


Toothbrush heads buzzed in circles across tables and through mazes as more than a dozen kids fiddled with their creations.

Equipped with watch batteries, pipe cleaners, cell phone actuators - the tiny motors...

Colorado high school rifle raffle stirs concerns

By: The Associated Press

CORTEZ — A man who held a community drawing for a rifle to benefit the Mancos High School football team last month is facing criticism from people who say he might be violating raffle and gun registration laws, and...

AROUND TOWN: CPCD's 'be 4' breakfast challenges attendees to think like a preschooler

By: linda navarro

Oh what a lovely early-morning way to welcome the day.

For an hour more than 600 adults were 4 years old again. "Just pretend," they were challenged.

"Today is all about being 4," said CPCD Head Start...