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  • Colorado Springs I-25 interchange projects on track to start in January

    By stephen hobbs stephen.hobbs@gazette.com -
    Updated: 0 min ago

    Construction work on two multimillion-dollar transportation projects in Colorado Springs is expected to start early next year. Additional funds for the Interstate 25 at Fillmore Street interchange and Colorado 21/Powers Boulevard at Old Ranch Road projects were approved by the Pikes...

  • Southbound I-25 backed up ahead of AFA-CSU football game

    By stephen hobbs stephen.hobbs@gazette.com -
    Updated: 45 min ago

    Southbound Interstate 25 is backed up for miles as fans head to Friday afternoon's Air Force Academy football game. The highway is slow between Baptist Road and the north entrance of the Air Force Academy, according to the Colorado Springs traffic Twitter page. The game, between...

  • Live blog: Black Friday is here and Colorado Springs shoppers are looking for bargains on quality merchandise

    By monica mendoza monica.mendoza@gazette.com -
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    Note: Scroll down in this article for live Colorado Springs-area Black Friday shopping updates via Twitter (#csBlackFriday). Black Friday shopping has become a tradition, and sport, for the Zadah and Khoshnaw clan of Colorado Springs. This year, the family upped its shopping plan...

  • 18-year-old woman dies in Pueblo County shooting

    By stephen hobbs stephen.hobbs@gazette.com -
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    An 18-year-old woman died after a shooting Thursday night, the Pueblo County Sheriff's Office said. Deputies found the woman unconscious and laying on the floor, around 9:20 p.m. Thursday, at a home on the 25000 block of U.S. 50 East. She was taken to a local hospital and died...

  • Colorado retail pot industry offers 'Green Friday' specials

    Associated Press
    Updated: 2 hr ago

    DENVER — Colorado's new retail marijuana industry is joining the rush for holiday shopping dollars. The Grass Station in Denver offered traditional doorbuster deals on what some are calling "Green Friday". The most popular was an ounce of marijuana for $50, about $200 less than the...

  • Traffic signals tweaked in Castle Rock to help holiday shoppers

    By John Aguilar, The Denver Post
    Updated: 2 hr ago

    Castle Rock and the Colorado Department of Transportation are teaming up this year to adjust the timing of traffic signals during weekends to make it easier for holiday shoppers to get around. Starting this week, signals were adjusted to allow for better traffic flow in and around...

  • Pedestrian dead in Colorado Springs hit-and-run crash

    By stephen hobbs stephen.hobbs@gazette.com -
    Updated: 2 hr ago

    A 39-year-old Colorado Springs man died after being struck by a vehicle on Colorado 115 near Titus Boulevard, the Colorado State Patrol said Friday. The crash, near Fort Carson, was reported around 4 a.m. The man was walking in the right lane of the highway, headed north, when he...

  • Must See Must Do: What's happening around Colorado Springs this weekend

    By LINDA NAVARRO The Gazette -
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    Here are some of the top happenings in the Colorado Springs area the next few days: FRIDAY - Colorado State at Air Force football, 1:30 p.m., Falcon Stadium. More info here. FRIDAY-SUNDAY - The beauty of a Victorian Christmas is ready to be enjoyed starting this weekend at...

  • Fort Collins weighs transit costs for stadium

    Associated Press
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    DENVER — A Fort Collins city report says up to $24 million would be needed in new transportation infrastructure if Colorado State University proceeds with a plan to build an on-campus stadium. The Coloradoan reports (http://goo.gl/qNZdfO ) that the estimate from the city is...

  • Finding the family tree takes diligence, patience and a love of research

    By CAROL MCGRAW carol.mcgraw@gazette.com -
    Updated: 7 hr ago

    You've always wanted to know if your mother's great-great-grandmother died in a Colorado Springs tuberculosis sanitarium. You may be in luck This is the "Year of the Obituaries." Hundreds of thousands of genealogy volunteers worldwide, including many in Colorado Springs, have...

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