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  • 6 teens cited for trespassing in Colorado Springs

    BY RYAN MAYE HANDY ryanmaye.handy@gazette.com -
    Published: Sun, Dec 21, 2014

    Six teenagers, three under the age of 18, were cited for trespassing early Sunday morning after Colorado Springs police found them hiding in an abandoned building in central Colorado Springs. Just before 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, officers responded to a burglary alarm at 777 Vondelpark...

  • Man dies after car crashes into Colorado creek

    Associated Press
    Updated: 2 hr ago

    GOLDEN — A 65-year-old Aurora man who was reported missing has died after his compact sport utility vehicle crashed into Clear Creek near Golden. The Colorado State Patrol says Danny Sheya died after being pulled from his vehicle on Saturday. Authorities say Sheya lost control and...

  • Olympic skater spends time with kids at Colorado Springs' downtown ice rink

    By DEBBIE KELLEY debbie.kelley@gazette.com -
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    Tiandrea Rice isn't likely to forget her first time ice skating. She got pointers from a pro. Tiandrea, 11, scooted around the outdoor rink in Acacia Park Saturday with three-time Olympic figure skating medalist Rachael Flatt, who grew up in Colorado Springs and is home for the...

  • Heavy snow forecast for Colorado mountains - and a bit for Colorado Springs

    By DEBBIE KELLEY debbie.kelley@gazette.com -
    Updated: 5 hr ago

    A powerful winter storm will hit Colorado's north-central mountains starting Sunday and continuing through Monday evening, making for prime skiing this holiday week. Remnants of the strong Pacific jet stream will make their way into the Pikes Peak region late Sunday. The National...

  • Authorities say Colorado man died after struggle with son

    Associated Press
    Updated: 5 hr ago

    NEW CASTLE — Authorities say a Garfield County man died following a struggle with his son at a home near New Castle. Anthony Padia was being held on suspicion of second-degree murder of 65-year-old Leon Padia. The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports (http://tinyurl.com/nqxpo4x) a...

  • Gazette's popular Front Range poster returns with limited-edition run

    By Lance Benzel lance.benzel@gazette.com -
    Updated: 6 hr ago

    Stash it, fold it or frame it — but by all means, get it while you can. The Gazette’s award-winning poster of Colorado’s Front Range — a 6-foot-by-1-foot scale drawing of “all major geological features west of Interstate 25” — has been reprinted for sale for the first time in two...

  • El Paso County panel on community-police relations set for Monday

    By stephen hobbs stephen.hobbs@gazette.com -
    Updated: 6 hr ago

    A panel discussion on community-police relations and the use of force by officers will take place Monday at Centennial Hall. The event will feature Colorado Springs Police Chief Pete Carey, El Paso County Sheriff-elect Bill Elder, NAACP Criminal Justice Chair Barbara Mickens and other...

  • New residency program could help alleviate doctor shortage in Pikes Peak region

    By Jakob Rodgers jakob.rodgers@gazette.com -
    Updated: 6 hr ago

    Peak Vista Community Health Centers plans to establish a family medicine residency program in summer 2015 or 2016 - a pivotal step aimed at alleviating a regionwide doctor shortage. The program would be the first of its kind in the Pikes Peak region and would offer a critical new...

  • Thousands served at annual Christmas giveaway in Colorado Springs

    By stephen hobbs stephen.hobbs@gazette.com -
    Updated: 6 hr ago

    After they were robbed of Christmas gifts from under their own tree the day before, Alicia Rivers waited in line Saturday with her three children hoping to find something to make up for the loss. They were out Friday and returned home to a broken sliding door and their presents gone....

  • Empty Stocking Fund: CPCD helps grandparents after influx of five children

    By Ellie Cole Special to The Gazette -
    Updated: 7 hr ago

    This is one of a series of stories about the nonprofit agencies that receive money from The Gazette/El Pomar Foundation Empty Stocking Fund campaign that runs through the holidays. At 67, Kathen Caddy and his fiancee never expected to provide and care for five children from ages 4 to...

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