Voters: Your El Paso County precinct or caucus location may have changed since you last voted

By: MARIA ST. LOUIS-SANCHEZ maria.sanchez@gazette.com

Voters hoping to attend the March 1 Democratic and Republican caucuses in El Paso County should be warned: your precinct and/or your caucus location may have changed since you last voted.

"I would say the...

Party-line vote kills Klingenschmitt's religious freedom bill

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

DENVER - Leaders of a number of Colorado Springs churches said Monday in a House committee hearing that they fear being forced to perform marriage ceremonies for same sex couples against their religious...

Bill would allow more Colorado offices to process IDs, driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

DENVER - Some have waited months or years for the chance of getting a driver's license through a controversial program that allows undocumented residents of Colorado to obtain state licenses and identification...

Critics of universal health-care proposal give an earful to Colorado Springs-area residents

By: rich laden rich.laden@gazette.com

The fall election might be nine months away, but opponents of a plan to bring universal health care to Colorado aren't wasting time.

Amendment 69, a proposed amendment to the state constitution that will...

'Blatant dishonesty and corruption:' Care delays at Colorado Springs VA clinic spur outrage

By: TOM ROEDER tom.roeder@gazette.com

Angry lawmakers are calling for a probe of misconduct at the Department of Veterans Affairs in light of a report that found that hundreds of veterans faced care delays at a Colorado Springs clinic, even as an...

Legislative roundup: Colorado mothers of slain kids push for legislation

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

The mothers of three children who went missing or were killed in unsolved Colorado cases spoke in favor of a bill last week that would create harsher penalties for those convicted of tampering with dead bodies in...

Governor gets support for mine spill Superfund listing

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — Gov. John Hickenlooper says he believes there is enough support to get a Superfund listing following the Gold King Mine spill.

The governor met Friday with officials from Durango, Silverton and San...

EPA: Traces of contaminant found in Fountain, Security-Widefield water

By: DAN ELLIOTT, Associated Press

DENVER — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have shown up in three drinking water systems in Colorado, prompting officials to shut down three wells and start looking for the source.

Two...