Colorado may ban 'candy' name on marijuana treats

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — Edible marijuana products in Colorado may soon come labeled with a red stop sign, according to a draft of new rules released Wednesday by state marijuana regulators.

The state may also ban the word...

Complaints dominate first Colorado Springs public hearing on Comcast

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

A baker's dozen of citizens spoke to the City Council during a Monday night hearing on Comcast that drew fewer than three dozen people.

Complaints dominated with two exceptions.

Al Wenstrand, of the...

Hickenlooper issues disaster declaration after Animas River disaster

By: The Associated Press

DENVER  — The latest in the Colorado mine spill:

4:25 p.m.

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has declared an emergency that frees up state funds to address a massive spill of wastewater from a...

Head of El Paso County Democrats Christy Le Lait leaving her post, reflects with candor

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

After five years in the abject minority, Christy Le Lait isn't bitter about her time as head of the El Paso County Democratic Party, she's just a little cynical.

Le Lait is moving to Florida.

A...

Colorado Springs-area water project leaders excited to put Southern Delivery System to the test

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

Decades of planning and an $829 million investment in Colorado Springs Utilities' biggest water project ever will be put to the test next month, and the folks behind the Southern Delivery System can't wait.

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This week: Events in and around Colorado Springs

By: The Gazette

Here are some of the top events happening this week in the Colorado Springs area:

- The City of Colorado Springs is hosting a meeting to listen to public comment regarding the cable franchise agreement...

Bipartisan military voter bill had winding path to becoming law

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

DENVER - It might have been the most supported yet beleaguered bill in the history of the Colorado General Assembly.

"I think we may have even set a record with how many times a bill can pass unanimously and...

Appointed board members could decide fate of Monument methadone clinic

By: JAKOB RODGERS jakob.rodgers@gazette.com

Two people were appointed Friday evening to the board that will decide the fate of a proposed methadone clinic in Monument next week.

Shea Medlicott and Robin Yamiolkoski were appointed by Monument's Board...