'Blurry lines' cause Colorado Springs-area school board seat to be vacated

By: DEBBIE KELLEY debbie.kelley@gazette.com

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Nearly two months after appointing a retired elementary school principal to fill a vacancy on the Lewis-Palmer School District 38 board of education, district officials on Wednesday removed her from...

Colorado Springs mayor talks stormwater, police, City for Champions during interview

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

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers sought to quell concerns about stormwater, perceived police violence and the City for Champions proposed downtown stadium during a wide-ranging interview Wednesday.

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FBI officials warn of threats to military family members

By: The Gazette and News Services

FBI officials issued a warning last month of Middle Eastern men approaching - and in some cases intimidating - families of military members in northern Colorado and Wyoming at their homes, officials said...

Forest Service releases outline of possible changes to Colorado Springs trail

By: LANCE BENZEL lance.benzel@gazette.com

The U.S. Forest Service has released a long-awaited document outlining trail changes in Bear Creek west of Colorado Springs.

A 25-page proposed decision, available at tinyurl.com/ajojgvg, marks the latest...

Colorado working to tweak marijuana enforcement, testing rules

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

GOLDEN - Colorado kicked off a month-long effort Wednesday to develop and tweak marijuana enforcement rules dealing with everything from yeast levels to how edible medical marijuana products are labeled and...

Hillary Clinton goes after Bush in first Colorado campaign stop

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

DENVER - Hillary Clinton wasted no time jumping on Republican efforts in Congress to de-fund Planned Parenthood when she spoke to a group of 300 supporters of her 2016 presidential bid packed into La Rumba...

El Paso County may have tougher time getting state help to pay for disaster repairs

By: RYAN MAYE HANDY ryanmaye.handy@gazette.com

For the first time in years, El Paso County could face a future of disaster recovery without guaranteed financial help from the state, which could pose problems for a county still trying to pay for previous...

El Paso County approves ambulance permits

By: Ryan Maye handy ryanmaye.handy@gazette.com

The Board of El Paso County Commissioners approved four annual ambulance permits on Tuesday, three for American Medical Response Inc., and one for the Colorado Springs Fire Department.

The four vehicles...