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Staff Sgt. Justin L. Holt was killed in a training accident on Feb. 6, 2015.
In the proposed land exchange, the city will trade to the Broadmoor approximately 189 acres, known as the Strawberry Hill or Strawberry Fields area. According to the proposal, the public will still be able to access the area for hiking and biking. In the background is Mt. Cutler. Photo by Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette
Colorado Springs businessman Robert Blaha
A horse grazes in a field east of Falcon as storm clouds build over a snow-capped Pikes Peak on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. (Christian Murdock, The Gazette)
A horse grazes in a field east of Falcon as storm clouds build over a snow-capped Pikes Peak on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. (Christian Murdock, The Gazette)
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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is joined by his wife Melania, right, daughter Ivanka, left, as he speaks during a primary night news conference, Tuesday, May 3, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
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DENVER, CO - MARCH 23: Newly nominated Colorado Lieutenant Governor Donna Lynne was introduced by Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, background left, at the Colorado State Capitol in Denver on Wednesday, March 23, 2016. Lynne, if confirmed will replace Joe Garcia. (Photo by Cyrus McCrimmon/ The Denver Post)
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A topping off ceremony was held for the UCCS Ent Center for the Arts on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. The ceremony is held when the last beam of a structure is put into place during construction. A tree on the beam symbolizes good fortune in the centuries old Scandinavian tradition. The 92,000 sq. ft. building will include recital halls, art studios, art galleries, performance halls and other spaces used for the arts. The center is projected to be finished in January 2018. (photo by Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)