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  • Soldiers get $92 million in debt relief under settlement

    Associated Press
    Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    ALBANY, N.Y. — Thirteen states have settled an investigation into improper lending with a court agreement that is expected to provide $92 million in debt relief for 17,800 U.S. military personnel. Deceptive practices by Rome Finance Co., more recently doing business as Colfax...

  • Colorado Springs man works with police to recover property listed on Craigslist

    By MONICA MENDOZA The Gazette -
    Updated: 36 min ago

    Colorado Springs police say a man saw his stolen property listed for sale on Craigslist and set up a meeting with the people he believed had taken his goods The man told police he had two blowers stolen on July 21 in the 700 block of Chapman Drive. On July 28, he called police and...

  • Police: Two Colorado Springs Subway robberies not related

    By andrea sinclair andrea.sinclair@gazette.com -
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    Two robberies at Subway restaurants in Colorado Springs Monday night were only 40 minutes apart and police have said the incidents are likely not related. No one was injured in either robbery and the unidentified man reportedly displayed a handgun in both incidents, according to...

  • Forecast of heavy rain prompts day-long flash flood watch for much of Colorado

    By andrea sinclair andrea.sinclair@gazette.com -
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    Most of Colorado will be on a day-long flash flood watch from noon Tuesday to Wednesday afternoon, the National Weather Service in Pueblo stated. Monsoon moisture created slow-moving storm systems that have lingered over the mountains since the weekend and have already dropped more...

  • Woodland Park man overcomes disability on 2,663-mile trek

    By lance benzel lance.benzel@gazette.com -
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    Wesley Trimble hikes with a unique cadence and sets his own pace. When he started on the Pacific Crest Trail in Southern California in mid-April, fellow hikers saw his loping gait and assumed Trimble had developed a "hiker hobble," a euphemism for the body's revolt after going too...

  • Longtime Teller County gallery owner is shutting down, but cultural mission remains

    By debbie kelley debbie.kelley@gazette.com -
    Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    The man who many say has been the voice of the Woodland Park art community for nearly two decades has 
decided to call it quits. Seven Arrows Gallery, which Ralph Holloway opened in 2008, is closing Friday. Since 1997, when he and his wife, Darlene, moved from the Dallas-Fort...

  • Colorado Springs group holds Gaza vigil, hopes to raise awareness of US policies

    BY lisa walton lisa.walton@gazette.com -
    Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    The Palestinian-Israeli conflict is 7,000 miles away, but Pikes Peak region residents gathered Monday night in support of the Palestinians who have died, lost loved ones or been displaced by the fighting. Several dozen community activists and residents gathered for the candlelight...

  • Medical marijuana oil bill aims to help children across U.S.

    By jakob rodgers jakob.rodgers@gazette.com -
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    Parents who flocked to Colorado in search of medical marijuana oil to treat their children's severe epilepsy reacted with guarded optimism to legislation announced Monday aimed at legalizing the oil - calling it a first step at returning home. The bill by a Pennsylvania...

  • Kitten killer sentenced in Pueblo

    News services
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    The only thing the defense attorney and prosecutors disagreed on at a sentencing hearing Monday for an admitted animal abuser was how long he should be on probation. But District Judge Victor Reyes determined that Robert Heckmann’s past criminal behavior and second and third...

  • Fountain-Fort Carson District 8 receives $2.5 million grant

    By Carol McGraw carol.mcgraw@gazette.com -
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8 has received a $2.5 million grant to create an innovative program that will focus on some of education's hottest topics, including biotechnology and engineering. The program, for students in grades 4 through 12, is called "The Systemic Bridge...

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