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  • Human remains in Larimer County identified

    Associated Press
    Updated: 0 min ago

    FORT COLLINS — The Larimer County Coroner's Office has identified human remains found in Livermore as 28-year-old Andrea Bartmess. Bartmess was from the Denver area, but was living in the Fort Collins area. Authorities say the cause of death is pending. According to the Fort...

  • Winter weather warnings continue for Colorado mountains, warmer temps ahead

    By RYAN MAYE HANDY The Gazette -
    Updated: 2 hr ago

    While snow storms pummel the Continental Divide on Sunday, Colorado Springs residents can expect to see just a few flakes in the air before nightfall, according to the National Weather Service. Much of Colorado's north and central mountains are under winter weather warnings, where...

  • Cancer-stricken Colorado Springs killer Jennifer Reali denied parole

    Associated Press
    Updated: 2 hr ago

    The Colorado Board of Parole has denied a convicted murderer's request to be released because she has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Jennifer Reali was convicted of killing her lover's wife in Colorado Springs in 1990. She is now in a Lakewood halfway house. According to...

  • 1 dead, 2 hurt in Denver bar shooting

    Associated Press
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    DENVER — One person is dead and at least two people are hurt after a shooting in a Denver bar. The shooting happened early Sunday at a bar called The Beach. Police tweeted that the other victims had non-life threatening injuries. There were no details on suspects.

  • Super Ditch in Colorado tries new water deal

    Associated Press
    Published: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    PUEBLO — The Arkansas Valley Super Ditch is trying to find water after previously coming up dry. Advocates are proposing to lease up to 500 acre-feet of water from the Catlin Canal to Fountain, Security and Fowler under new state legislation. Under the plan, Fowler would get about...

  • Fire destroys homes in west Vail

    Associated Press
    Updated: 6 hr ago

    VAIL — A fire in west Vail has forced residents from 11 homes. The fire on Saturday engulfed three single-story homes and caused extensive damage to adjacent homes. Interim Vail fire chief Steve Pischke says four of 11 units suffered extensive damage and the building will be...

  • Colorado wrestling team lost in woods, rescued after dark

    By David Migoya, The Denver Post
    Updated: 7 hr ago

    Eleven members of a Denver Public Schools high school wrestling team and two adult coaches were rescued Saturday from Roxborough State Park after they had gotten lost during a team workout, according to Douglas County sheriff's deputies. The members of the wrestling squad were...

  • Some holiday travelers choose Colorado Springs airport, and share main reason

    By Wayne Heilman -
    Updated: 9 hr ago

    Scott and Connie Kumpf and their three sons were exactly the type of passenger the Colorado Springs Airport hoped to attract during the traditionally busy Thanksgiving holiday travel week. The Castle Rock family was traveling Saturday from the Springs to Guatemala to visit their son...

  • Hundreds gather as Waldo Canyon fire memorials are dedicated

    By stephen hobbs -
    Updated: 12 hr ago

    On Saturday morning, John and Sheryl Everett listened as elected officials and neighbors in the Mountain Shadows community recounted the harrowing days in June and July 2012, when 347 homes were destroyed and 18,000 acres burned in the Waldo Canyon fire. And the stories from one...

  • Demolition of Colorado Springs 'eyesore' will clear the way for road projects

    By STEPHEN hobbs -
    Updated: 17 hr ago

    The decrepit former Express Inn building at U.S. 24 and 8th Street will be demolished, the Colorado Department of Transportation announced Friday. Removal of the building, called an eyesore by city and transportation officials, will begin Monday and could take about two weeks, said...