More Local - !sports Articles

  • Group giving away marijuana to veterans; deadline to RSVP is Friday

    By Anica Padilla, 7News
    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    DENVER — More than 200 veterans are expected to attend the Denver Cannabis Giveaway on Saturday, organizers say. Operation Grow4Vets (OG4V) is hosting the event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Quality Inn Central Denver, at 200 W. 48th Ave. Participants can stop in anytime during...

  • Update: Macyo January trial continues Friday

    By jakob rodgers jakob.rodgers@gazette.com -By jakob rodgers - the gazette
    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    The trial of a teen accused of gunning down a couple amid a botched burglary continued Thursday again Friday. You can follow @JakobRodgers for live courtroom updates. Here's the latest: The trial: Macyo Joelle January faces first-degree murder charges in the shooting deaths...

  • Virus prompts restrictions at 2 Colorado hospitals

    Associated Press
    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    GREELEY — Hospitals in Greeley and Loveland have imposed visitor restrictions because of the Colorado outbreak of enterovirus 68. The Greeley Tribune reported Friday (http://tinyurl.com/q6oulmp ) the restrictions include no visitors under age 13 and mandatory health screenings...

  • Crack prompts western Colorado bridge to close

    Associated Press
    Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    GRAND JUNCTION — A crack in a western Colorado bridge prompted state highway officials to temporarily close it down, which in turn forced a charter school to cancel classes. The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports (http://tinyurl.com/l8vpz4f ) the bridge is on Colorado 90 near...

  • Teacher absences prompt 2 schools to cancel class

    Associated Press
    Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    WESTMINSTER — Two high schools in the Jefferson County school district have canceled classes for the day because so many teachers are absent. KMGH-TV reports (http://tinyurl.com/o4lu3tb ) district officials didn't say why so many teachers weren't at Standley Lake and Conifer...

  • Vice President Biden in Denver

    Associated Press
    Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    DENVER — Vice President Joe Biden is in Denver on Friday to attend an event on domestic violence and a fundraiser for a Democratic congressional candidate. Biden is scheduled attend a round table on domestic violence. He will also attend a fundraiser for former Colorado House Speaker...

  • Former D-20 leader pushing effort for new Colorado Springs charter school

    By DEBBIE KELLEY debbie.kelley@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    A former top administrator at The Classical Academy, the only charter school in Academy School District 20, is leading an effort to open a second K-12 charter school in the district. In 2000, Monument resident Merlin Holmes became the first principal of The Classical Academy High...

  • Happy holidays: Downtown Colorado Springs cuts a deal for pop-up retailers

    By Stephen Hobbs stephen.hobbs@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    In the retail world, a pop-up is not a camper but a temporary store - and downtown Colorado Springs officials want more of them for the holidays. To make it happen, the Colorado Springs Downtown Development Authority and landlords of empty spaces in the city's core are launching a...

  • New details about Fort Carson soldier accused of burning house

    BY lisa walton lisa.walton@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    A Fort Carson soldier arrested on suspicion of burning down his own house Sunday morning had increased his home insurance coverage just days before the blaze, according to an arrest affidavit. Crews responding to the fire at 7568 Chasewood Loop shortly after 1:30 a.m. said they found...

  • Calhan homicide victim identified

    By andrea sinclair andrea.sinclair@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    The victim of a fatal shooting in Calhan was identified Thursday as 30-year-old Michael Mackey, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. The El Paso County coroner determined the cause of death as multiple gunshot wounds and ruled the death a homicide, the fourth in El Paso...

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement