Mayor Suthers honors 3 organizations for response to Planned Parenthood shooting

By: jakob rodgers jakob.rodgers@gazette.com

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers honored three organizations Tuesday for their work during a deadly attack at the city's lone Planned Parenthood clinic in late November.

Suthers gave Spirit of the Springs...

Colorado Springs firefighters honored for responses to shootings

By: chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com

Dozens of Colorado Springs firefighters were honored during an awards banquet last week for their actions in two deadly mass shootings.

About 350 people attended the department ceremony Friday that...

Colorado State Trooper Nicholas Hazlett honored for DUI enforcement efforts

By: Kaitlin Durbin kaitlin.durbin@gazette.com

Trooper Nicholas Hazlett still gets emotional when he thinks about all he's lost to drunk driving.

Before Hazlett was born, his uncle, Mike, was killed by a drunk driver in Texas. Mike was on his way to...

Hillary Clinton campaign opens offices in Denver, Colorado Springs

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign team opened offices in Denver and Colorado Springs on Tuesday afternoon, ramping up volunteer efforts before the March 1 caucus in Colorado.

Clinton won by a thin...

Colorado Springs Police: False 911 call was part of IRS scam

By: chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com

A call to Colorado Springs police about three armed men outside a home Monday afternoon turned out to be a false alarm, according to a department news release.

Police believe the caller resorted to...

Occupants escape safely from house fire on Colorado Springs' west side

By: KAITLIN DURBIN kaitlin.durbin@gazette.com

A basement fire displaced three adults, four dogs and a bird Tuesday in western Colorado Springs.

Two adults were home when flames started in the basement of their 1212 Langmeyer St. residence just after 6...

Coronado High School guard arrested on suspicion of sexual assault on a child

By: chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com

A Coronado High School security guard was arrested last week on suspicion of sexual assault on a child in a position of trust, according to court records and Gazette news partner KKTV.

KKTV said Tyler...

Three people escape house fire on Colorado Springs' east side

By: CHHUN SUN chhun.sun@gazette.com

Working smoke alarms likely prevented further damage and possible injuries in an early morning fire over the weekend, the Colorado Springs Fire Department said Tuesday.

Three residents of a home at 2322...