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  • 5 things about Thursday's partial solar eclipse

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    What's happening? - A partial solar eclipse - when the moon comes between the sun and the earth but they don't align perfectly so the moon only partially covers the sun's sphere - happens Thursday afternoon. What will it look like? - It will look like the moon has taken a bite...

  • Rocky Mountain National Park proposes fee increase

    By Lance Benzel, The Gazette
    Updated: 8 hr ago

    FORT COLLINS — Rocky Mountain National Park is seeking public feedback on a proposal to increase the cost of entrance passes and camping fees. The Fort Collins Coloradoan reports ( ) the park wants to add a $20 single-day pass to its existing options of...

  • Colorado Springs looking at options to move bus station

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    Colorado Springs' downtown bus terminal may be relocated to a more eye-pleasing site amid rider safety concerns and issues with buses entering and exiting the current station, Mountain Metro Transit's director said. A $190,000 study seeking land for a new terminal is awaiting final...

  • Fired Denver schoolteacher charged in lab fire

    The Associated Press
    Published: Wed, Oct 22, 2014

    DENVER — A Denver school chemistry teacher who was fired after four students were burned in a science experiment gone wrong now faces a criminal charge. Prosecutors filed a third-degree assault charge, a misdemeanor, against 22-year-old Daniel Powell on Wednesday. Powell couldn't be...

  • List: Halloween events for adults in the Colorado Springs area

    By Carlotta, The Gazette -
    Updated: 10 hr ago

    Oct. 24-31: "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" - Presented by Fire and Ice Theatrical, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 24 and 25, Oct. 29-31, Club Q, 3430 N. Academy Blvd., for ages 18 and older, $10-$20; 422-9423, Oct. 25: BloodLux Bash - Food trucks, creative drinks, entertainment...

  • Colorado boy's 'best shirt ever' found after social media plea

    Denver Post
    Updated: 11 hr ago

    The Best Shirt Ever has been located. The family of 12-year-old Joe Archibold, of Longmont, recently sent out a social media solicit, looking for a specific blue, white and gray polo shirt — in the same style Joe has worn for every school picture since second grade. He outgrew the...

  • Police: 3 men, 1 woman team up to rob Colorado Springs convenience store

    By Kassondra Cloos -
    Updated: 11 hr ago

    Colorado Springs police say three men and a woman robbed a Western Convenience Store at gunpoint just before 1 a.m. Wednesday. The four robbers threatened the clerk at the store, at 1905 W. Uintah St., with two pistols and fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash and...

  • Gazette sports chat rewind with Paul Klee and Joe Paisley

    The Gazette
    Updated: 13 hr ago

    Join sports columnist Paul Klee and sports reporter Joe Paisley for a live web chat at 11 a.m. Talk Broncos, CC Hockey and more.

  • Hatchet-toting Colorado Springs burglary suspect arrested

    By Kassondra Cloos -
    Updated: 13 hr ago

    A wanted man wearing a bulletproof vest and carrying a hatchet has been arrested by the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. Austin Joseph Hood, 25, of Colorado Springs, was arrested just before midnight Tuesday by members of the Sheriff's Office SWAT team in cooperation with other local...

  • Frontier offers one-way flights from Denver for as low as $39

    The Gazette
    Updated: 14 hr ago

    Are you looking for a cheap flight before Thanksgiving? If you book by Thursday, Frontier Airlines might be for you. The airline is offering one-way flights as low as $39 for some flights if you buy your ticket by Thursday and fly out of Denver. Destinations for the one-way flight...