More Local - !sports Articles

  • National forest recommends land swap for ski road in Colorado

    By Dan Elliott, Associated Press
    Updated: Thu, Nov 20, 2014

    DENVER — The Rio Grande National Forest recommended approval of a land swap Thursday that would allow a developer to build an access road to a proposed ski village near the remote Wolf Creek Ski Area in southwestern Colorado. Leavell-McCombs Joint Venture wants to build about 1,700...

  • Police: Colorado Springs woman stabbed after 'messing' with another woman

    By Kassondra Cloos kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Nov 20, 2014

    One woman was left with serious cuts and bruises after another woman accused her of "messing with her," according to Colorado Springs police. The injured woman had been in a trailer on the 200 block of Swope Avenue when her assailant came in, assaulted her and cut her hand, arm and...

  • Colorado Springs area nonprofits seek 10,000 turkeys in Thanksgiving drive

    By jakob rodgers jakob.rodgers@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Nov 20, 2014

    The drive is on to ensure thousands of families facing hunger this Thanksgiving Day have fresh-cooked turkeys on their tables. Led by the Care and Share Food Bank for Southern Colorado, several nonprofits and businesses across the Pikes Peak region plan to kick off their annual...

  • Colorado Springs group seeks top-notch look for Pikes Peak summit house

    By Lance Benzel lance.benzel@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Nov 20, 2014

    As plans inch along to replace Pikes Peak's oft- maligned Summit House, a citizens' group with deep roots in public service says it wants to make sure that whatever gets built in its place can boast about more than its doughnuts. "This is a once-in-a-generation chance," said Marcy...

  • Man allegedly bought marijuana from Colorado to sell in Maryland

    Associated Press
    Updated: Thu, Nov 20, 2014

    SMITHSBURG, Md. — A western Maryland man is charged with selling marijuana he allegedly obtained in weekly mail shipments from Colorado. Twenty-two-year-old Tyler Myers couldn't be reached Thursday for comment on the charges filed Monday. His Smithsburg home has no telephone listing....

  • Aspen Mountain opening early after big snowstorm

    Associated Press
    Updated: Thu, Nov 20, 2014

    ASPEN — Aspen Mountain ski resort plans to open Saturday, five days ahead of schedule. The Aspen Times reported Wednesday (http://tinyurl.com/l44bncf ) a storm dropped up to 28 inches of snow on the slopes last week, allowing operators to move the opening date up from Nov. 27....

  • Woman pulled from car, robbed in Colorado Springs

    By Kassondra Cloos kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Nov 20, 2014

    Colorado Springs police say a man armed with a gun pulled a woman out of a car and forcefully took her purse when she did not immediately agree to surrender it around midnight on Thursday. The woman and a man with her had just parked at an apartment complex in the 100 block of South...

  • Renovated Bennett Avenue expected to give boost to Cripple Creek

    By CAROL MCGRAW carol.mcgraw@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Nov 20, 2014

    Bennett Avenue in Cripple Creek isn't paved in gold, but the new road surface is expected to help the town economically. Three blocks of the main street between 2nd and 5th streets in the historic Teller County gold rush town has a new look that is expected to boost tourism. The...

  • Man charged in wife's death planned fatal hike, marked 'X' on map

    By Sadie Gurman, Associated Press
    Updated: Thu, Nov 20, 2014

    DENVER — A suburban Denver man charged with pushing his wife to her death off a cliff in Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park could not explain to investigators why he had a park map with an "X'' drawn at the spot where she fell. Newly unsealed court documents say Harold Henthorn...

  • Colorado Springs informed lawsuit could be coming for lack of stormwater plan

    By Monica Mendoza monica.mendoza@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Nov 20, 2014

    ROCKY FORD - Colorado Springs City Councilman Merv Bennett threw himself on the mercy of the Lower Arkansas water board Wednesday asking for more time for the city to develop a permanent stormwater funding plan. Colorado Springs has had plenty of time, said Melissa Esquibel, a board...

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement