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  • Negative campaign ads dominate Colorado Senate race

    By KATIE KUNTZ Rocky Mountain PBS I-News -
    Updated: 16 hr ago

    Television campaign attack ads dominating airwaves across the state depict Colorado's senatorial candidates as extreme, harmful and woefully out of step with their fellow Coloradans. Crossroads GPS, a conservative political action committee headed by former Bush administrator Karl...

  • Project Funway empowers Colorado Springs foster teens

    By andrea sinclair -
    Published: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    Each of the 16 foster teen models looked a bit timid when they first stepped onto the runway at The Pinery on the Hill, but they stepped off beaming bright, confident smiles at a fashion event that felt a like a coming-of-age celebration. One by one, the girls showed off...

  • Two-alarm fire at Colorado Springs hotel

    KKTV -
    Updated: 12 hr ago

    An early morning two-alarm fire at the Satellite Hotel in Colorado Springs is under control and one resident was treated on scene for minor injuries, according to KKTV. The fire, at 411 Lakewood Circle, near Airport Road and Academy Boulevard, started just before 4:00 am Sunday. It's...

  • Bombastic season opener for the Philharmonic

    By David Sckolnik Special to The Gazette -
    Updated: 15 hr ago

    Superb symphonic music is back in the Springs. With guest conductor Cristian Macelaru at the helm, the Colorado Springs Philharmonic launched what has the look of its most exciting and challenging season in decades. On this occasion, the experience was an over-the-top sonic spectacular...

  • DA to probe Boulder Marathon cancellation

    Associated Press
    Updated: 16 hr ago

    BOULDER — The Boulder District Attorney's Office says it will investigate the sudden cancellation of the Boulder Marathon. District Attorney Stan Garnett tells the Daily Camera ( ) on Sunday that complaints from an angry runner about lack of refunds pushed...

  • Sheriff's Office mounted unit assumes investigation of dead horses

    By Wayne Heilman -
    Updated: 17 hr ago

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office mounted unit has taken over an investigation into several dead horses discovered Friday in a barn in Black Forest, Sheriff's Office spokesman Sgt. Greg White said Saturday. The dead horses were discovered after a woman called to report that she had...

  • Group says it gave hundreds of veterans free marijuana

    Associated Press
    Updated: 18 hr ago

    DENVER — Organizers say hundreds of military veterans received free marijuana during a special giveaway this weekend. Members of Operation Grow4Vets tell KCNC-TV ( ) that the Saturday event aimed to offer veterans an alternative to prescription drugs to...

  • Photos: A fall colors drive

    Nathan Van Dyne, The Gazette
    Updated: 21 hr ago

    The Gazette's Nathan Van Dyne went to the high country to see the fall colors and hit the jackpot!  For the best places to see the aspen, use our interactive map. Also check out this list of Golden drives: Places to see Colorado's aspens Here's an article that will...

  • More than 700 people enjoy barbecue lunch from Marian House

    By stephen hobbs -
    Updated: 22 hr ago

    Dozens of people were lined up before the Marian House opened its doors Saturday morning, ready to enjoy a special meal. The soup kitchen near downtown Colorado Springs serves meals to people in need every day, but barbecue is not always on the menu, hence the gathering of people...

  • Restaurant, spiffed-up entrance coming to Seven Falls in Colorado Springs

    By rich laden -
    Updated: 23 hr ago

    The Broadmoor hotel has completed its acquisition of Seven Falls and plans to add a restaurant and improve the tourist attraction's entrance to broaden its appeal to visitors and area residents. Broadmoor President and CEO Steve Bartolin declined to disclose the purchase price for...