Colorado Springs grad heard Oregon shooting as he sheltered in adjacent building

By: chhun sun

Quincy Harding Jr. was waiting for his math class to start Thursday morning when he heard gunshots and screaming at a neighboring building on the Umpqua Community College campus in Roseburg, Ore.

"The only...

Report: Colorado theater shooting juror breaks silence, says more than 1 voted for life

By: Jordan Steffen, Denver Post

She still cries when she thinks about the 12 people she never met. At night she imagines the horrors she only heard about.

The life she led before this summer still feels out of reach, and she fears that...

Photos/video: October Arts Month kicks off with 'America's Got Talent' finalist Miguel Dakota

By: The Gazette

"America's Got Talent" finalist Miguel Dakota performed Thursday night in downtown Colorado Springs.

Dakota performed with the Differents in the return of Arts Month, an initiative started in 1993 by...

Public Enemy frontman Chuck D. to lecture in Colorado Springs

By: lance benzel

Chuck D, author, speaker and legendary frontman for the pioneering rap group Public Enemy, will give a free lecture on the history of hip hop at Colorado College on Friday.

The talk, focusing on how the...

Judge's ruling strikes down law similar to frozen Colorado Springs ordinance


A federal judge's ruling Wednesday struck down Grand Junction's anti-panhandling ordinance, two days after the Colorado Springs city attorney froze enforcement of similar local laws.

Grand Junction "has...

Colorado man killed in I-70 hit-and-run

By: The Associated Press

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Authorities are still looking for a suspect in a hit-and-run collision on Interstate 70 that left a Glenwood Springs man dead.

The Post Independent reports ( ) that...

Must See Must Do: Your best bets for fun this weekend around Colorado Springs

By: linda navarro

Here's a look at some of the top happenings around the Colorado Springs area in the next few days:


- It's prime viewing time for the changing of fall colors. More...

Gazette to host one-day Successful Aging Expo


We navigate toward it from day one, but aging and retirement still can sneak up on us. It's only natural: The practical life changes that come with growing older can be hard to conceptualize and accept in a...