Chairlift pusher identified and arrested

By: Jason Auslander - Aspen Times

A 31-year-old Aspen man who threw a snowboarder off a chairlift at Aspen Highlands nearly a month ago finally was charged and arrested Thursday before appearing in District Court in...

Feds look to seize Colorado home of accused scammer, racecar driver

By: The Associated Press

ASPEN, Colo. — Federal authorities are looking to seize the Aspen home of professional racecar driver Scott Tucker, who is accused of running a payday lending operation offering quick cash over the Internet to...

Cañon City police receive grant to fund K-9 program

By: chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com

As Cañon City police's lone crime-fighting dog, Duke has been called to plenty of volatile situations.

Sgt. Clint Robertson recalls one that involved a man who barricaded himself inside a home. The ordeal...

Woman in crosswalk hit, injured by car south of downtown Colorado Springs

By: Kaitlin Durbin kaitlin.durbin@gazette.com

A woman was taken to the hospital Friday after she was struck from behind by a vehicle.

The woman, whose name was not released, was in the crosswalk on Tejon Street, walking east toward Brookside Street about...

New service allows those in emergencies in El Paso, Teller counties to text 911

By: chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com

Sometimes, calling 911 is not an option.

The caller might be facing domestic violence. The caller is in a crime-in-progress situation. The caller is hurt and cannot speak. Or the caller has a speech or...

Man faces attempted murder charges after police say he shot at neighbors in SE Colorado Springs

By: Kaitlin Durbin kaitlin.durbin@gazette.com

A 59-year-old man police say fired at his neighbors Thursday night has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

Michael Oakes had three counts of attempted murder levied against him, according to court...

More stores, restaurants and hotels planned for Colorado Springs' far north side

By: rich laden rich.laden@gazette.com

More shopping, dining and housing are planned for Colorado Springs' far north side - already a major hub for fast-growing residential and commercial projects.

Denver-based Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners...

Colorado Springs defense contractor Imprimis announces agreement, added jobs

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Colorado Springs defense contractor Imprimis Inc. has received a research contract from the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute in Chicago to adapt Department of Defense cybersecurity standards...