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  • Colorado seatbelt sting finds numerous children unbuckled

    The Associated Press
    Yesterday

    DENVER — Colorado law officers are warning parents to buckle up their children after a statewide seat belt patrol issued numerous tickets because kids weren't in car seats or seat belts. Authorities say they wrote about 1,300 seat belt citations. The state transportation department...

  • Tougher penalties for multiple DUIs among new Colorado laws

    The Associated Press
    Yesterday

    DENVER — Colorado will begin punishing habitual drunken drivers with felonies and longer prison sentences. The new law is among dozens taking effect Aug. 5. Now a fourth DUI conviction will be punishable by up to six years in prison and a fine of as much as $500,000. Previously,...

  • Man arrested in Garden of the Gods on suspicion of meth possession

    By Kassondra Cloos kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Yesterday

    A man was arrested in Garden of the Gods Park late Thursday night on suspicion of methamphetamine possession. A woman called 911 saying she was concerned for her 34-year-old daughter's safety, police said, and they found her with Eric Ruger, 34. He was found with meth, a loaded...

  • Top 10 Colorado Springs places to celebrate Colorado Day

    The Gazette
    Yesterday

    Saturday is Colorado Day. Why do you love Colorado? We asked readers on The Gazette's Facebook page and dozens of readers responded.

  • Doctor pleads guilty in Colorado painkiller case

    The Associated Press
    Yesterday

    MONTROSE — One of two doctors accused of overprescribing painkillers at clinics in western Colorado has pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge. The Montrose Daily Press (http://bit.ly/1DeucP5) reports that court documents show that Eric Peper of Summerland Key, Florida pleaded guilty...

  • Colorado DMV offices reopen after computer glitch shut down services statewide

    By Kassondra Cloos kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Yesterday

    Driver's license services are back up in El Paso County and around the state after a computer glitch Friday morning shut things down. An issue with the Colorado Department of Revenue's computer system caused the interruption, according to a news release from the El Paso County Office...

  • Must See Must Do: Best bets for fun this weekend around Colorado Springs

    By linda navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Yesterday

    The 2015 Manitou Chamber Music Festival concludes with a concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday and student concerts at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Works performed range from composers of the 18th century to the present. The setting is St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 800 Manitou Ave....

  • Seven famous people who died in Colorado

    Onlyinyourstate.com
    Yesterday

    Over the years, a number of famous (and infamous) people have died in the Centennial State. Today, we will be taking a look at a handful of these Colorado deaths and where in the state they occurred.

  • Largest tiny house gathering comes to Colorado Springs

    BY STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com -
    Yesterday

    For those who are, understandably, a bit fuzzy on the concept of irony: A three-day event celebrating the micro-housing and small-living movement is expected to draw as many as 10,000 people to a sprawling 27-acre museum campus in Colorado Springs. "This is the first event of this...

  • Boy found with gunshot wound in Colorado Springs apartment complex in critical condition

    BY KASSONDRA CLOOS kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Yesterday

    A juvenile male was taken to a Denver hospital in critical condition after being shot Thursday afternoon, Colorado Springs police said. The boy, whose age was not disclosed, was found in a hallway at the Pine Creek Village apartments on Chapman Drive, according to spokeswoman Lt....

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