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Jefferson County authorities urgently searching for missing 15-year-old girl

By: Denver Post

Authorities in Jefferson County on Tuesday morning are urgently searching for a missing 15-year-old developmentally delayed girl who suffers from depression and social anxiety.

The girl, Breanna Nicole Krem,...

2015-16 school year preview: Falcon District 49

By: By Debbie Kelley, The Gazette

Stability seems to have settled in at Falcon School District 49, which starts classes for the 2015-16 school year Tuesday.

Chief Education Officer Peter Hilts has his third annual contract in hand, the...

Report: El Paso County agency did not follow protocol when awarding disaster contracts

By: BY RYAN MAYE HANDY ryanmaye.handy@gazette.com -

In the months following the 2013 Black Forest fire, Mountain View Electric Association failed to follow federal protocols, according to a federal Office of Inspector General report released last month.

In...

Hillary Clinton holds first Colorado campaign event

By: Associated Press

DENVER — Hillary Clinton is holding her first campaign event in Denver on Tuesday.

The Democratic presidential candidate will headline an organizing meeting. Her campaign says it's the first such meeting...

Man wanted in shooting of Colorado Springs boy in custody

By: By chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com -

An 18-year-old man wanted in connection to last week's shooting of a 14-year-old boy at a Colorado Springs apartment complex turned himself in Monday night, confirmed Lt. Catherine Buckley, a police...

Forest bathing: Regular visits to the woods can offer health benefits

By: By Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com -

There's a reason John Muir said, "The mountains are calling and I must go."

Much can happen when you commune with a tree, breathe in the smell of a stream and watch a bumblebee scrounge for pollen. The...

Teen dies during hike in southern Colorado

By: By DEBBIE KELLEY debbie.kelley@gazette.com -

Thirteen members of El Paso County Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue assisted Monday morning with recovering the body of a teenager who fell off a rock cliff while hiking with friends Sunday near San Isabel.

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Authorities work to respect traditions after discovery of ancient remains in Fountain

By: By Chhun Sun chhun.sun@gazette.com -

While installing a drainage pipe at a construction site in Fountain last week, an engineer spotted a skull. He picked it up, inspected it and placed it back where it belonged.

It turned out that the engineer...