Klingenschmitt's accusation adds to feud with Colorado Springs Senate candidate

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

Colorado Springs police are investigating a possible political theft.

Rep. Gordon Klingenschmitt accused former state Rep. Larry Liston of stealing a stack of political fliers from a table he had set up at a...

Colorado Springs council approves moratorium on cannabis clubs

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

The Colorado Springs City Council voted 7-2 on Tuesday to impose a six-month moratorium on cannabis clubs in the city.

Council members Bill Murray and Helen Collins cast the dissenting votes.


Colorado Springs councilwoman says she aims to 'save' city in anti-tax radio ad

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

Colorado Springs Councilwoman Helen Collins took to the airwaves Monday with a radio advertisement declaring that any money raised by the proposed 0.62 percent sales tax increase would go toward a downtown...

Outcome of Proposition BB will decide fate of $66.1M in pot tax revenue collected last fiscal year

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

Colorado voters will decide what should happen with $66.1 million in pot tax revenue that was collected last fiscal year.

If Proposition BB passes on Nov. 3, the state will retain the money and put $40...

CPA hired by tax opponents in Colorado Springs proposed taxing churches, military

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

Colorado Springs has $252.1 million at stake in the Nov. 3 election, for which ballots start being mailed Monday.

As city streets disintegrate, with 60 percent of them rated "poor," Ballot Issue 2C asks...

This Week: Events in and around Colorado Springs

By: The Gazette

Here are events scheduled in the Colorado Springs area this week:

- The Colorado Springs City Council will address the police body camera project and review medical marijuana licensing during its regular...

List: Columbus Day closings in the Colorado Springs area


Here's a look at what's open and what's not on Columbus Day - Monday, Oct. 12, 2015:

Banks and credit unions: Most banks and credit unions closed Monday; check with individual banks or credit unions.


Mixed support in Teller County for ballot issue to raise sales tax to fund ambulance district

By: MATT STEINER matt.steiner@gazette.com

Sentiment from Teller County residents was mixed when asked if they would vote to increase sales taxes to help support the Ute Pass Regional Health Service District, one of two ambulance services in the...