Sunday's high temp smashes 40-year record in Colorado Springs

By: tom roeder

A strong high pressure system turned up the heat in Colorado Springs on Sunday, toppling a high-temperature mark set in 1975.

The 87-degree high at 5 p.m. bested the record by 5 degrees and set the stage for...

Cause of 3 Front Range grass fires under investigation

By: The Associated Press

BENNETT — Authorities are investigating what sparked three grass fires that that spread in dry, windy conditions and damaged property in northern Colorado.

A fire that burned about 100 acres of mostly...

Colorado Springs police: Boy shot in foot

By: chhun sun

A boy was treated for an apparent gun shot wound to the foot shortly after midnight Sunday, Colorado Springs police said.

Police said the boy went to a hospital emergency room with the non-life threatening...

Police: Man sleeping in Colorado Springs alley hit, injured


A man sleeping in an alley near the 1200 block of North Academy Boulevard on Saturday night was hit and injured by a driver who told Colorado Springs police he didn't know he'd run the man over.

Police say...

List: Columbus Day closings in the Colorado Springs area


Here's a look at what's open and what's not on Columbus Day - Monday, Oct. 12, 2015:

Banks and credit unions: Most banks and credit unions closed Monday; check with individual banks or credit unions.


Colorado Springs seminar offers support for military families surviving suicide


Hundreds of people from all over the country shared hugs and laughter for three days in Colorado Springs. The group gathered at Cheyenne Mountain Resort also shed more than a few tears. That's the price of...

Mixed support in Teller County for ballot issue to raise sales tax to fund ambulance district


Sentiment from Teller County residents was mixed when asked if they would vote to increase sales taxes to help support the Ute Pass Regional Health Service District, one of two ambulance services in the...

Southwest Airlines computer glitch causes long lines at Denver International Airport

By: The Associated Press

DALLAS — Southwest Airlines says hundreds of flights have been delayed by technical issues that are forcing it to check in some customers manually at airports and causing long lines.

The Dallas-based company...