Construction set for Colorado Springs Airport hangar project

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Owners of a hangar condominium complex at the Colorado Springs Airport will start construction Tuesday on a $2.5 million expansion that will make room for up to 14 more privately operated non-airline aircraft or...

PPRTA tax collections exceed expectations

By: STEPHEN HOBBS stephen.hobbs@gazette.com

Sales and use tax collections by the Pikes Peak Rural Transportation Authority have exceeded expectations by more than $2 million for the first half of the year, according to documents submitted for the agency's...

Affidavit: Administrator used Colorado Springs doctor's office accounts for groceries, child's dentist

By: matt steiner matt.steiner@gazette.com

Michelle Lisanne Reynolds apparently used credit cards, business accounts and payroll funds from the Strode Family Practice to make personal purchases online, at Walmart, Sam's Club, Target and even at her child's...

Weather advisory extended for El Paso County, expired in Teller County

By: The Gazette

The National Weather Service in Pueblo extended a significant weather advisory for portions of El Paso County until 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

A strong thunderstorm with frequent lightning is moving east with brief,...

Proposed Colorado Springs ordinance has drawn much criticism

By: BILLIE STANTON ANLEU billie.stantonanleu@gazette.com

Reaction to Colorado Springs' proposed "sit-lie" ban has been uniformly negative, City Council members report.

The ordinance would outlaw sitting, lying, kneeling or reclining in rights-of-way and on certain...

Colorado state trooper hit by possible DUI driver on I-25

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — A state trooper is recovering after being hit by a possible drunken driver on Interstate 25 in Denver.

Police say 46-year-old Trooper Clinton Stanton was stopped on I-25 near Interstate 70 in his...

Colorado College's Education Department receives grant to partner with local schools

By: DEBBIE KELLEY debbie.kelley@gazette.com

An infusion of scholarship money will help more Colorado College students who aspire to become teachers study techniques in local schools with high amounts of low-income students.

A $1.2 million grant from...

Heavy-hitting Posse and Rustlers head to 4H auction at Colorado State Fair

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

In mid-afternoon on Tuesday the two groups will meet - an El Paso County posse will square off with a group of rustlers from Denver.

But there will be no empty holsters, jangling spurs or weather-worn...