Colorado gun shop owner charged with illegally selling guns

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — A Colorado gun shop owner who appeared on the reality show "American Guns" is accused of illegally selling firearms after losing his license.

U.S. Attorney John Walsh announced Thursday that...

Must See Must Do: Best bets for weekend fun in and around Colorado Springs

By: linda navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com

Here's a look at some of your best bets for weekend fun in the Colorado Springs area:

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- These folks are all about community, the arts, therapy and helping others. Hear them as they turn...

Police-related bills introduced in Colorado legislature

DENVER — A Colorado House committee unanimously passed a bill Thursday that would require police agencies to videotape interrogations of suspects in certain felony cases as a way to prevent false confessions.

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House report details EPA missteps in Colorado mine spill

By: The Associated Press

DENVER (AP) — A probe of a mine waste accident in Colorado that fouled rivers in three states with arsenic, lead and other toxic substances has found further evidence that government workers knew a spill from the...

560 shells, bottles of mustard agent destroyed in Colorado

By: The Associated Press

PUEBLO — U.S. Army officials say 560 shells and bottles containing mustard agent have been destroyed in the first round of a project to eliminate the nation's largest remaining stockpile of the chemical.

The...

Brief first court appearance for Colorado Springs police sergeant accused of assault

By: KAITLIN DURBIN kaitlin.durbin@gazette.com

The first court appearance for a Colorado Springs police veteran accused of assaulting a man during a traffic stop lasted about a minute.

Sgt. Steven Biscaro, dressed in a fitted suit, stood between his...

Democrat's entry into race means El Paso County commissioner race will matter in November

By: ryan maye handy ryanmaye.handy@gazette.com

A Democrat has joined the race for the El Paso County District 2 seat, meaning the race will indeed be decided in November.

Michael Seraphin, a former Colorado Parks and Wildlife spokesman, announced...

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo hopes Mexican gray wolves will find love

By: MATT STEINER matt.steiner@gazette.com

Moments after a Cheyenne Mountain Zoo keeper set out a couple clumps of ground meat, LightHawk emerged from a small snow shelter nestled next to a pine tree.

The zoo's newest edition sniffed around for a few...